Holm wins fourth U.S. Open title, Smith silver in Greco; Schlatter into freestyle

It was a strong day for the Minnesota Training Center and Storm athletes on Friday at the USA Wrestling Senior National Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada.

In Greco-Roman, the U.S. coaching staff changed up the format making the championship finals of the U.S. Open the first match of the best-of-three series to determine the spot on the U.S. World Team. The second and third matches of the World Team Trials series completes June 3-4 in Ithaca, N.Y.

Two Minnesota Training Center athletes reached the championship finals in Las Vegas as Jordan Holm won his third straight title and fourth overall with a 9-0 win over the Army’s Jon Anderson at 85kg while Pat Smith fell 7-2 to to the Army’s Justin Lester at 71kg. Continue reading at www.mtcstorm.com