Sports

June 14, 2012

Wrestlers entertain in squared circle

Wrestler Val Venis (left) applies a submission hold to Bob Holly during the main event of International Championship Wrestling at Eifler Fitness Center, Saturday. Holly rebounded to the delight of the crowd and pinned Venis 1-2-3 in the center of the ring after hitting his finishing move, the Alabama Slammer. The free event was sponsored by the Directorate of Family, Welfare and Recreation.




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Athletes take to the field at 2015 Warrior Games

Shannon Collins, DOD Army Reservist Sydney Davis throws the discus during the 2015 DoD Warrior Games at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., Tuesday. She earned the gold medal in the women’s standing discus 5.0 and women’s stan...
 
 
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Female athletes prepare for summer Olympics

WASHINGTON — Three female Soldiers have their sights set on going to the Olympics next summer in Brazil – two boxers and one wrestler. Gail McCabe, of Army Broadcasting, interviewed the Soldiers and others March 3 – 5 in ...
 
 
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Soldier with heart for young people coaches wrestling teams

Sgt. 1st Class John Rivera Jr., an operations and administrative non-commissioned officer with the U.S. Army Electronic Proving Ground, works on wrestling holds with Buena High School students Cahan Sasica (left) and Jordan Rit...
 

 
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Soldiers dominate Armed Forces Cross Country

U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program runner Spc. Augustus Maiyo competes during a steeplechase event at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials. Maiyo won the men’s silver medal during the 2015 Armed Forces Cross Country Champions...
 
 

2015 Armed Forces Cross Country Championships at Flatirons Golf Course, Boulder, Colorado

Women’s team standings: 1. Army 15; 2. Air Force 37; 3. Navy 46; 4. Marine Corps 55. Women’s medalists: Gold — Army Spc. Caroline Jepleting, Landstuhl, Germany; Silver — Navy Lt. Amanda Rice, Naval Air Facility Atsugi, Japan; Bronze — Army Pfc. Susan Tanui, Fort Riley, Kansas. Men’s team standings: 1. Army 15; 2. *Air...
 
 
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Powerful couple helps others to power lift

Victoria Yarbrough dead lifts 365 pounds at an Arizona State Powerlifting Championship. This event was held Nov. 16, 2014, at Desert Diamond Casino in Tucson. The squat, the bench press and the dead lift come natural for Edward...
 




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