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Women's college wrestling: formal bid submitted to the NCAA
« on: August 08, 2017, 02:17:06 PM »
A formal bid has been submitted to the NCAA this month so that it will recognize women's college wrestling as an emerging sport:

https://twitter.com/WrstleLikeAGirl/status/893897075099815936

Here's more on the NCAA's requirements for recognizing a sport as being "emerging":

http://www.ncaa.org/about/resources/inclusion/ncaa-emerging-sports-women-process-guide

It's noteworthy how supportive Arizona State is being by submitting a bid, with budget-information included.   Meanwhile the U. of Iowa is reportedly kind of getting in the mix, too:


https://twitter.com/TheCAWrestler/status/894369179238662144

For more on the emerging women's college wrestling scene:

http://wrestlingtexas.com/Forum/index.php?topic=20.0
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