Kerry McCoy Hired As Executive Director And Head Coach Of California RTC

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2003 World silver medalist and 1997 Hodge Trophy winner Kerry McCoy has been hired as the executive director and head coach of the California Regional Training Center at Stanford.

From Andy Hamilton and TrackWrestling: “We want to be the premier place,” McCoy said. “When people think about success in wrestling, we want them to think about Palo Alto and the California Regional Training Center. That’s the ultimate goal. We want to create Olympic and World champions at every level. That’s my goal — to have a successful organization that’s going to win championships at a high level, but also build strong character and put our athletes and coaches, as we expand, on a path to be successful in life overall.” 

McCoy was the Stanford head coach from 2005-2008. 

After his time at Stanford, McCoy was the head coach at Maryland for 11 seasons. During his tenure in Maryland, McCoy guided the Terps to four top-20 finishes at the NCAA championships, three Atlantic Coast Conference titles, and coached eight Terps to a total of 12 All-America awards. He was named ACC Coach of the Year three times.

As an athlete, McCoy went 150–18 and won the NCAA heavyweight championships in 1994 and 1997 while wrestling at Penn State. After college, McCoy became a two-time Olympian and three-time World Team member. His 1998 World Championship experience inspired the FloFilm INJUSTICE: Kerry McCoy in Tehran.

5 Reasons To Watch The Women's Matches This Weekend

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We're not just awarding $40,000 to our eight 195-pound competitors. We've also got two women's showcase matches, one happening after the quarterfinals and the other after the semifinals. 

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How Each 8-Man Competitor Can Win It All On Halloween Night

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With over $40,000 in payouts and $20,000 going to the winner, there's a lot on the line for our 195 lbs 8-man bracket competitors. I'm sure they will all head to Austin with game plans in mind of their own, but I thought I would breakdown how I see each wrestler coming out on top.

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The 195lb 8-Man Challenge Betting Odds

568. Bottom Half Of The 8-Man Bracket

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Nothing leverages the enjoyment of a spectator event like a wager. Having skin in the game makes everything that much more exhilarating. As such, we've drafted future odds to win the 195-pound 8-Man Challenge. 

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Drew Foster's Jump From Heartbreak To Glory

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As a small-town Iowa kid, Drew Foster grew up calling for the game-winning shot in games of driveway basketball. He grew into an athlete who dreamed of getting it done in big spots, and while he got his hand raised on the NCAA stage, that glory followed a few painful moments.

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How To Watch: 2020 UWW Jr And U23 Nationals

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The best upperclassmen high schoolers and college age wrestlers in the nation across all three styles will come together in Omaha, NE, Nov. 13-15. The winners in each weight at the will secure a bid to the 2021 Senior World Team Trials and 2021 Junior World Team Trials is still eligible.

Bader Show: Digging Into The 195 Bracket With Mike Mal

Mike Mal Breaks Down The 8-Man

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Bader, Bray, and Mike Mal talk about the action that went down at Super 32 and the upcoming pro events coming to FloWrestling.

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FRL 568 - Breaking Down The Bottom Half Of The 8-Man Bracket

568. Bottom Half Of The 8-Man Bracket

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On episode 568 of FRL, the boys breakdown the bottom half of the 195 lbs 8-man bracket, state associations axing wrestling, and more.

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Michigan Explodes With Two Super 32 Champs In Manny Rojas & Ethan Horwath

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Caden Horwath began clapping while his knee was still touching the mat following the final whistle.

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Keith Gavin's Exceptional Hit List

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While starting out his senior level career at 74 kg, spending the bulk at 84 kg, and then finishing at the changed Olympic weight class of 86 kg, Keith Gavin ran into his fair share of buzz saws. And as a result of Keith Gavin being very good at wrestling, he beat a lot of these buzz saws. 

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Bader Show: Myles Martin & Rich Bender

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Bader and Bray sit down with NCAA Champion Myles Martin and Executive Director of USA Wrestling, Rich Bender.

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