Mar 7, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Wrestling families are 'lifeblood' of the sport
What's in a name? When it comes to wrestling, a name came say a lot. When fans hear Rappo, Peppelman or Nestor, they not only can quickly identify which school they are from, but they'll also have a pretty good idea of what to expect when that wrestler steps on the mat.
Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs: 'I've got a lot of wrestling left in me'
"I'm only 24, and I've got a lot of wrestling left in me," Burroughs told the media after defeating three-time World medalist Sadegh Goudarzi of Iran, 1-0, 1-0, in the gold-medal match.
Coleman Scott used his flair for the dramatic finish to come up with a bronze-medal winning performance in the London Olympics.