2012 Junior & Cadet Nationals Day 7 Recap

Seventeen champions were crowned on Friday in the Cadet National freestyle competition in Fargo. Minnesota’s Lance Benick was one of four wrestlers to cap off a Cadet Triple Crown. Pennsylvania won the Cadet National freestyle team title. Pool competition wrapped up on Friday night in the Junior freestyle competition. The finals are set for 10 a.m. CT. Continue reading at intermatwrestle.com

2012 Junior & Cadet Nationals Day 6 Recap

Day 6 (of 8) in Fargo is in the books. The Cadet National freestyle competition narrowed down to the All-American wrestlers in each weight on Thursday evening. California’s Zahid Valenica remains unbeaten at 113 pounds. It is down to the nitty-gritty in Junior freestyle, as the field will wade down to the medal matches in two sessions on Friday. Read InterMat’s Day 6 recap. Continue reading at intermatwrestle.com

2012 Junior & Cadet Nationals Day 5 Recap

Minnesota’s Lance Benick, an InterMat JJ Classic champion, was dominant on Wednesday on the opening day of the Cadet National freestyle competition in Fargo. Benick was unscored upon with all pins and technical falls in his matches at 195 pounds. He is in search of a Cadet Triple Crown after winning titles in folkstyle and Greco-Roman. Junior freestyle kicks off on Thursday. Continue reading at intermatwrestle.com