November 11, 2013

Wrestlers Take Two Medals in New York

MARQUETTE, Mich. — Two USOEC Greco-Roman wrestlers took home medals at the New York Athletic Club Holiday International Open this past weekend. Earning a silver medal was Trasher Porcher of Chuluota, Fla., in the 66 kilogram weight class and a bronze medal went to Tanner Andrews of North Aurora, Ill., at 74 kg.

The USOEC also placed two fourth place finishers, Mark Stenberg of Lockport, Ill., at 84 kg. and Parker Betts of St. Michael, Minn., at 120 kg.

The New York Athletic Club Holiday International Open has been hosted for more than 50 years. This year’s tournament was sanctioned by the International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles, the official governing body of international amateur wrestling.

 

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Prepared By
Brian Price
Graduate Assistant
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