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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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Michigan Wrestling

Behind five All-Americans, Michigan excels at NCAA Championships

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BY MICHAEL GRIFFIN

Michigan ended the meet with five wrestlers earning All-American honors, matching the team’s second-best showing in its 94-year history.

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Nine Wolverines punch tickets to NCAA Tournament

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BY BEN FIDELMAN

The Wolverines (4-5 Big Ten, 8-6 overall) finished with 101.5 overall team score, and all but one of the wrestlers in their usual starting lineup finished high enough to qualify automatically for the NCAA Tournament.

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In strong finish to dual-meet season, Wolverines dominate Pitt and Duke

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BY MICHAEL GRIFFIN

The Wolverines dominated No. 24 Pittsburgh in a 28-9 win Friday night before beating Duke on Saturday, 33-7.

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Second-year competitors anchor Michigan wrestling

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BY BEN FIDELMAN

With sophomores such as Domenic Abounader, Adam Coon and Brian Murphy working with redshirt sophomores Taylor Massa and Conor Youtsey, the Wolverine lineup is dominated by players in just their second year of collegiate competition.

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Michigan falls short against No. 1 Iowa in final Big Ten dual

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BY CHLOE AUBUCHON

Though the Wolverines (4-5, 6-6) had a strong showing — all but one of their seven losses came by six points or fewer — they never led at any point in the meet, even with their three individual wins.

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Wrestling

Wrestling for Michigan: The Amine legacy

BY SYLVANNA GROSS

Mike Amine (1986-1989) was an NCAA finalist and four-year letterwinner at Michigan, and his brother Sam Amine (1988-1990) was an NCAA qualifier. Both were Olympic alternates in 1992, and both are considered to be among the top Wolverine wrestlers of all time.

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Michigan falls to Nebraska, defeats Purdue

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BY NATHANIEL CLARK

But the Wolverines had no time to feel sorry for themselves, as they were set to travel to No. 22 Purdue (1-6, 8-8) on Sunday. Michigan left the bad taste from Friday night back in Ann Arbor and defeated the Boilermakers, 26-9.


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