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FILA Junior National Championships & World Team Trials|
Dave Schultz Wrestling Club, 44
Lehigh Wrestling Club, 28
Minnesota Storm, 13
Orange Crush, 7
*Most Falls Sean Stender, 97 kg, 4 in 16:43
*Outstanding Wrestler Zach Esposito, 152
50 kg/110 pounds: 1st Ben Kjar, Bountiful, Utah (Elite Utah) d. Mike Compton, Willard, Ohio (SW Force), 9-4; 3rd Josh Gunterman, Livonia, Mich. (Eastern Elite)
54 kg/119 pounds: 1st Kyle Ott, Huber Heights, Ohio (Illinois) tech. Austin DeVoe, Columbus, Kan. (Dave Schultz), 8-6; 3rd Nick Simmons, Williamston, Mich. (Spartans) p. Terrance Clendenin, Toms River, N.J. (Lehigh), 3:24; 5th Luke Smith, Chippewa Falls, Wis. (Gator) tech. Bryce Leonhardt, Wyo., 14-3; 7th Mike Silengo, Colorado Springs, Colo.(Ambassador) p. Chonci Houston, Jefferson City, Tenn. (UT-Chattanooga), 2:09
58 kg/127.75 pounds: 1st Shawn Bunch, Leavenworth, Kan. (Dave Schultz) tech. Trent Goodale, Osage, Iowa (Hawkeye), 10-0; 3rd Alex Tsirtsis, Griffith, Ind., tech. Efren Ceballos, Bakersfield, Calif. (Dave Schultz), 13-3; 5th Tom Clum, Arvada, Colo. (Badgers) inj. def. Burke Barnes, Lake Stevens, Wash.; 7th A.J. Lavender, Moline, Ill., d. Chad Davis, Council Bluffs, Iowa (Cat Club), 5-2
63 kg/138.75 pounds: 1st Tommy Owen, Minneapolis, Minn. (MN Storm) d. Cory Cooperman, Springfield, N.J. (Lehigh), 9-8; 3rd Ron Tarquinio, Imperial, Pa. (Pittsburgh) d. Brandon Lauer, Clarksville, Md. (Sunkist), 6-2; 5th Eric Tannenbaum, Naperville, Ill., inj. def. Paul Collum, Romeoville, Ill. (Northeast Elite); 7th Mike Simpson, Anaheim, Calif. (Sunkist) inj. def. Lambros Fotos, East Moline, Ill.
69 kg/152 pounds: 1st Zach Esposito, Blairstown, N.J., d. Israel Martinez, Aurora, Ill. (North Idaho WC), 5-4 at 6:22 of OT; 3rd Derek Zinck, Fairless Hills, Pa. (Lehigh) d. James Woodall, Pittston, Pa. (Nittany Lion WC), 14-7; 5th Ty Eustice, Blue Earth, Minn. (Hawkeye) d. Beau DeArmon, Tulsa, Okla. (Underdogs), 7-1; 7th Ben Cherrington, Granby, Colo. (Broncos) tech. Jake Giamoni, Easton, Pa., 11-0
76 kg/167.25 pounds: 1st Jacob Klein, Valley Center, Kan. (Dave Schultz) p. Anthony Weber, Newberg, Ore. (Orange Crush), 3:50; 3rd Troy Letters, Glenshaw, Pa. (Lehigh) d. Ben Askren, Hartland, Wis., 18-10; 5th Tyron Woodley, Florissant, Mo. (Dave Schultz) inj. def. Jonathan Masa, Long Beach, N.Y. (NYAC); 7th Don Reynolds, New Lenox, Ill., tech. Keith Pearl, West Liberty, Iowa (Cat Club), 14-3
85 kg/187 pounds: 1st Jake Rosholt, Sandpoint, Idaho (Gator) d. Brandon Padden, Buffalo, S.D. (Dave Schultz), 10-4; 3rd K.C. Walsh, Tacoma, Wash. (Broncos) p. Drew Hageman, Lauderdale, Minn. (MN Storm), 2:16; 5th Travis Frick, Nazareth, Pa. (Lehigh) inj. def. Hetag Pliev, Liberty Township, Ohio; 7th Ryan Flaherty, Big Lake, Minn. (Badgers) inj. def. Pete Friedl, Orland Park, Ill. (Illinois)
97 kg/213.75 pounds: 1st Sean Stender, Eldridge, Iowa (Cat Club) p. Chris Skretkowicz, Hardyston, N.J. (NYAC), 3:28; 3rd Paul Velekei, Orefield, Pa. (Dave Schultz) d. Lee Kraemer, DeForest, Wis. (Badgers), 8-2; 5th Ryan Bader, Reno, Nev. (Sunkist) tech. Matt Daddino, Franklin Square, N.Y. (Hofstra), 12-0; 7th Casey Phelps, Corvallis, Ore. (Orange Crush) d. Aaron Keough, Batavia, Ohio, 8-3
120 kg/264 pounds: 1st Cain Velasquez, Yuma, Ariz. (Northeast Elite) d. Greg Wagner, Fort Wayne, Ind. (Cliff Keen), 6-3; 3rd Matt Feast, Cressona, Pa. (Dave Schultz) inj. def. Wade McLeod, Muscatine, Iowa (Cyclone); 5th Joe Chose, Stoughton, Wis. (Badgers) tech. Josh Walker (Nittany Lion WC), 12-0; 7th Neil Phillips, Eugene, Ore. (Club Oregon) d. Jordan Everett, Corona, Calif. (Charleston WC), 11-7