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PINnacle wrestlers and coaches head to Vegas for US Open, World Team Trials, and UWW Juniors

By Brandon Paulson, 04/26/17, 9:45AM CDT


A busy weekend ahead in Las Vegas as coaches and wrestlers head to Vegas for a variety of events including the WTT for Greco, and US Nationals for Freestyle

For Greco Roman in the UWW Junior(20 and Under), and Senior(Olympic) level, this will be the World Team Trials. Whomever wins will be the United States representative in the World Championships.  For Freestyle in the UWW Junior and Senior level, this is the National Championships, and qualifies them for the World Team Trials. 

Along with these National Championships and World Team Trials, there are various Regional tournaments for Cadets and Juniors.

Flowrestling will be live streaming these events with some of the best Senior and Junior level wrestlers in the World! 

Here is a link with a story of highly anticipated matches in the UWW Junior Division including Mitchell McKee and Griffin Parriott

More previews from Flo and USA Wrestling

PINnacle Co-Directors Jared Lawrence and Brandon Paulson will be coaching the MN Storm athletes in the Senior and UWW Junior divisions.

Below are the wrestlers competing in the UWW Junior Greco/Freestyle and Senior Greco/Freestyle, and Regional tournaments

Patrick McKee 55kg UWW Junior Greco and Freestyle

Alex Lloyd 66kg UWW Junior Greco and Freestyle

Calvin Germinaro-Nahring 66kg UWW Junior Greco

Tyler Shilson 66kg UWW Junior Greco and Freestyle

Logan Kass 66kg UWW Junior Greco and Senior Greco

Jake Allar UWW 74kg Junior Greco and Freestyle

Mitchell McKee 60kg UWW Junior Freestyle

Rylee Molitor 60kg UWW Junior Freestyle

Brent Jones 63kg UWW Junior Freestyle

Griffin Parriott 70kg UWW Junior Freestyle

Dylan Anderson 84kg UWW Junior Freestyle

Taylor Venz 84kg UWW Junior Freestyle

Richard Carlson 85kg Senior Greco

Coach Pat Smith 71kg Senior Greco

Coach Jayson Ness 61kg Senior Freestyle

Coach Zach Sanders 57kg Senior Freestyle

Tyler Eischens 145lb Junior Western Regional

Colby Njos 145lb Junior Western Regional

Rowan Morgan Cadet Western Regional