Day 3: 66kg and 96kg Men’s Greco-Roman

Justin Lester
66kg Men’s Greco-Roman
Born:  9/30/83 in Akron, OH
High School:  Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy
College: Iowa State, Northern Michigan (USOTC)

– High School: 4X Ohio State Champion, 2nd Team All-State in Football
– 2003 FILA Junior World Team Trials champion
– 2005 World Team Trials Champion (dnp @ Worlds)
– 2006 World Team Trials Champion (3rd @ Worlds)
– 2007 World Team Trials Champion (3rd @ Worlds)
– 2009 World Team Trials Champion, US Nationals Champion 
– 2011 US Open Champion, World Team Trials Champion (5th @ Worlds)
– 2012 Olympic Team Trials Champion

Lester’s Results: 
Justin Lester (USA) dec. Tsutomu Fujimura (Japan), 3-0, 3-1
Tamas Lorincz (Hungary) dec. Justin Lester, 0-2, 1-0, 2-0
Lorincz makes it to finals so Lester’s medal hopes are still alive via repechage
Justin Lester (USA) vs. Frank Staebler (Germany) in repechage

***96kg Men’s Greco-Roman is also competed on this day, however the United States did not qualify at this weight class.***

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