Bisek, Smith win gold medals and the USA takes four medals at Haavisto Cup in Finland

Jordan Holm wins silver medal

ILMAJOKI, Finland – 2013 U.S. World Team members Andy Bisek (Colorado Springs, Colo./Minnesota Storm) at 74 kg/163 lbs. and Robbie Smith (Colorado Springs, Colo./New York AC) at 120 kg/264.5 lbs. won gold medals at the Haavisto Cup of Greco-Roman on Saturday.

Bisek won four matches, stopping Henri Valimaki of Finland in the finals, 8-3. He dominated his early bouts, scoring technical falls over Juha Erwing of England, 8-0 and Bogdan Kourinoi of Sweden, 8-0. His semifinals win was over Christoffer Nilsson of Sweden, 7-1. Continue reading at