Originally from Willingboro, New Jersey, James Green attended Willingboro High School and became the first wrestler in school history to win a state title following a perfect 29-0 season. Green would go on to wrestle for the Nebraska Corn Huskers and become a four time All-American. Green finished seventh at the NCAA championships his first two trips before taking third as a junior. Green was also a Big Ten Champion as a junior.
James Green Retires From Wrestling And Accepts New Role At USA Wrestling
Apr 11, 2022
James Green had a successful freestyle career that included a bronze medal at the 2015 Worlds and a silver in 2017. Green broke down his decision to retire on The Bader Show and looks ahead to his new role as freestyle developmental coach at USA Wrestling.