Mango downs Hazewinkel in battle of Olympians at Greco World Team Trials

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Spenser Mango won the battle of Olympians.

And did it in a big way.

Mango used huge second periods in both matches to sweep Sam Hazewinkel in two straight matches in the finals of the U.S. Greco-Roman World Team Trials on Friday night at the Ocean Center.

Both matches were scoreless after the first period before Mango prevailed 13-2 and 8-0 over Hazewinkel, a 2012 Olympian in freestyle who was second at the U.S. World Team Trials in freestyle two weeks ago. Continue reading at

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