U.S. finishes with four silver medals on Day 1 of FILA Pan American Olympic Qualifying Tournament

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – The U.S. fell short of winning a title, but still qualified four Greco-Roman weight classes for the Olympic Games.

Americans Spenser Mango, Ellis Coleman, Andrew Bisek and Chas Betts each finished second at the FILA Pan American Olympic Qualifying Tournament on Friday at the Silver Spurs Arena. Continue reading at themat.com

Young and old, Cloquet female wrestlers head to nationals

Geneveve Fonoti may only be an 8-year-old, but don’t let that fool you. She weighs 93 pounds and is tougher than most her age.

Most kids above her age, too.

Fonoti, a second-grader at Cloquet’s Churchill Elementary, recently competed at the Minnesota USA Girls Wrestling Tournament in Rochester, Minn., where she defeated opponents in fourth and fifth grade. Continue reading at pinejournal.com