Two-Time All-American Amar Dhesi Returning To The Mat

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Oregon State made an announcement regarding the status of Amar Dhesi today. Dhesi is the highest returning placer at heavyweight, having finished third last season.

Below is the official release from the Beavers' athletic department.

CORVALLIS, OR -- Two-time All-American heavyweight Amar Dhesi is returning to the Oregon State wrestling program as announced by head coach Jim Zalesky on Tuesday.

Dhesi returns to Oregon State after taking the first quarter off of school to train for the 2018 World Wrestling Championships, which were held in Budapest, Hungary in October. He will rejoin his collegiate teammates in Corvallis for the second quarter at OSU and compete in his final year of NCAA eligibility.

The two-time Pac-12 Champion recorded a third-place finish at the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Championships in Cleveland, the highest placing for an Oregon State wrestler since 1998. The Surrey, B.C. native returns to Corvallis with an 84-19 career record after tying for a team-high in wins last season with 25. Dhesi currently sits in the top 50 in the OSU record books for career pins (21) and career winning percentage (.816).

2019 US Open Preview 79kg: The Ringer

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All the senior men's freestyle brackets at the U.S. Open will be incredibly rad, but not all senior men's freestyle brackets at the U.S. Open are created equal, and certain brackets, like 65kg, will be a tad more rad than the 79kg bracket.

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Kyle Snyder Accepts Final X - Lincoln Berth

2016 Olympic champion and two-time World champion Kyle Snyder (Columbus, Ohio/Titan Mercury WC/Ohio RTC) has officially accepted his berth in Final X. He will battle for the spot at 97 kg/213 lbs. on the 2019 U.S. World Team in men’s freestyle at Final X: Lincoln on Saturday, June 15.

Bo Nickal and Jason Nolf Sign With ScrapLife

Bo Nickal and Jason Nolf have followed behind fellow former Nittany Lions David Taylor and Zain Retherford as they sign with ScrapLife.

FRL 371: US Open Weight-by-Weight Seeding Breakdown

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FRL 371 - US Open Weight-by-Weight Seeding Breakdown & Burroughs Pan Am Win Over Franklin Gomez

2019 US Open Women's Upperweight Preview

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2019 US Open 70kg Preview: Come One, Come All

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From all over the country, competitors flock to Las Vegas to put it all on the line for the annual slugfest known as the U.S. Open. No other domestic tournament attracts a field as deep and varied as the Open.  

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Pre-Seeds Released For 2019 U.S. Open

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USA Wrestling has announced the pre-seeds in men's freestyle for this weekend's U.S. Open championships in Las Vegas.

Kyle Snyder & Yianni Diakomihalis Receive Beat The Streets Opponents

NEW YORK–Kyle Snyder, who won gold at 97 kg the 2016 Olympics in Rio, will battle Canada’s Nishan Randhawa at the “Grapple at the Garden” Beat the Streets (BTS) benefit, May 6 at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. The addition of the superstar and longtime BTS supporter plus a matchup between two-time National Champion Yianni Diakomahlis (Rochester, N.Y.) and Bajrang Punia (India) increases the current number of scheduled matches to eight.

Junior Freestyle Open Seed Projections

The path to making the Junior World Team starts this weekend at the US Open where the Freestyle portion closes the show. 

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2019 US Open Women's Middleweight Preview

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Everything you need to know about women's 57kg, 59kg, and 62kg brackets at the 2019 U.S. Open.

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