David Taylor Wins Hodge Trophy Award for Second Time

Senior David Taylor has won the 2014 Hodge Trophy Award, wrestling's Heisman Trophy, winning the honor for the second time.

April 1, 2014

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - (RELEASE COURTESY Bryan Van Kley; W.I.N. Magazine/Additions via Penn State Athletic Communications) Penn State Nittany Lion wrestler David Taylor (St. Paris, Ohio), firmly established as one of collegiate wrestling's all-time greats, has...

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InterMat Wrestling - Dieringer wins 2016 Dan Hodge Trophy

NEWTON, Iowa -- Oklahoma State's Alex Dieringer, fresh off winning a third NCAA championship, has been selected as the winner of the 2016 WIN Magazine/Culture House Dan Hodge Trophy, presented by ASICS.

The 165-pound Dieringer earned 27 of the 45 first-place votes to becomes the second Oklahoma State wrestler -- joining former Cowboy Steve Mocco (2005) -- to win the award that was created by WIN...

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About Jordan | Jordan Burroughs


Jordan Ernest Burroughs was born on July 8, 1988. He grew up in the town of Sicklerville, as the youngest of four children. He began wrestling when he was five years old, and at that time was inspired by the great wrestlers of the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). His favorite wrestlers as a kid weren't Olympic champions at all, but rather the Ultimate Warrior and Macho Man Randy...

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