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Wolf finishes second at USA Maccabiah Games team trials

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Lehigh sophomore Gordon Wolf made a bid to make the United States wrestling team at this summer’s Maccabiah Games in Israel as he competed at the Maccabiah USA Team Trials, Sunday at the Palestra in Philadelphia. Competing at 86 kg./189 lbs., Wolf came up just short of making the USA Maccabiah team, going 4-1 in a six-man round-robin to finish second at his weight class.

LVWC Wrestlers Off To Camp

Coaches Bill Zadick & Brent Metcalf will be working with these LVWC wrestlers on perfecting their techniques for the upcoming freestyle season.

LVWC athletes compete in Columbia

Two LVWC resident athletes, Nester Taffur and Santiago Martinez, competed in the Columbian National Tournament.  with Taffur defeating Martinez 10-0.

Both made the finals with Taffur (Bolivar & LVWC), defeating Martinez (Bogota & LVWC) 10-0. Nestor

Taffur had 2 technical falls and Santi Martinez had a fall 8-0 in reaching the finals.

Winning this tournament qualifies Nestor for the 2017 Colombian National National Team and for the Pan Am Games.

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