Allar named Outstanding Wrestler at Western Junior Greco-Roman Regionals

LAS VEGAS, NEV. – A talented field of 150 wrestlers from across the United States and Canada made for an excellent showing at the 2015 Western Junior Greco-Roman Regionals.

Of the champions, Minnesota’s Jake Allar won the Outstanding Wrestler award for the 2015 competition. The 2012 Cadet World Team member and 2014 ASICS/Vaughan Cadet National freestyle champion had a stellar performance throughout the day at 152 pounds, defeating Jesse Jeffries by technical fall in the first-place finals, 16-6.

“The kid was really strong. He scored six [points] right away and kind of caught me sleeping. After that, I just go to my offense and ended up scoring those 16 points,” said Allar. Continue reading at