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    JAKE VARNER IS AN OLYMPIC CHAMPION!!!!

    JAKE VARNER IS AN OLYMPIC CHAMPION!!!!




    Former Iowa State 4x All American, 2 time NCAA Champ Jake Varner became Iowa State's 6th Olympic Gold Medalist this morning. Jake beat Valerii Andriitsev of the Ukraine 1-0, 1-0!!!!!!!


    Last edited by Judoka; 08-12-2012 at 09:07 AM.

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    Re: JAKE VARNER IS AN OLYMPIC CHAMPION!!!!

    Varner is our 6th Gold Medalist

    Glen Brand (Gold, 1948)
    Dan Gable (Gold ,1972)
    Ben Peterson (Gold, 1972)
    Kevin Jackson (Gold, 1992)
    Cael Sanderson (Gold, 2004)
    Jake Varner (Gold, 2012)



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    The Ukraine is weak.

    Way to go Jake!



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    Re: JAKE VARNER IS AN OLYMPIC CHAMPION!!!!

    Banner in Hilton now right? Cool for him.




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    So happy for Jake and ISU!

    Quote Originally Posted by BryceC View Post
    Banner in Hilton now right? Cool for him.
    This would be correct


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    Congrats Jake!


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    I agree. We didn't choose Iowa State because it is easy. We chose Iowa State because it is awesome.
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    So frickin jealous of what they have in Ames. It's truly amazing what Fred has done coming in with 0 coaching experience.

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    Way to represent the red white and blue along with the cardinal and gold Jake!!!


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    Congrats!


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    AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!

    Face of the Olympics! Close other thread now!


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    Re: JAKE VARNER IS AN OLYMPIC CHAMPION!!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by BirdOfWar View Post
    The Ukraine is weak.

    Way to go Jake!
    Ukraine not weak!



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    Varner our next head coach?


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    Wow, this guy just KNOWS how to win! Amazing job Jake and ALL THE BEST in the future!


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    Great Job Jake!!! Your hard work and dedication paid off



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    Re: JAKE VARNER IS AN OLYMPIC CHAMPION!!!!

    Awesome congrats for Jake.

    They had a live feed at 7am. does anybody know if NBC will feature the match tonight in prime time?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    Awesome congrats for Jake.

    They had a live feed at 7am. does anybody know if NBC will feature the match tonight in prime time?
    According to USA Wrestling they will replay the medal matches on NBC at 1:30 central. If you have access to Live Extra you can also just watch the archived live feed.


    Last edited by Judoka; 08-12-2012 at 10:24 AM.

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