Jul
2020
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Featured News / Jordan Burroughs / Pennsylvania RTC

Olympic Gold Medalist and Four-Time World Champion Jordan Burroughs Commits to Join the Pennsylvania Regional Training Center

Olympic champion and four-time World champion Jordan Burroughs will join the Pennsylvania Regional Training...
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Jul
2020
15
Jordan Burroughs / Pennsylvania RTC

Olympic Gold Medalist and Four-Time World Champion Jordan Burroughs Commits to Join the Pennsylvania Regional Training Center

Olympic champion and four-time World champion Jordan Burroughs will join the Pennsylvania Regional Training Center (PRTC) as a resident athlete in September 2021. Jordan is one of the most decorated and accomplished wrestlers in history. He won a gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics and world championships in 2011, 2013, 2015, and 2017. He … Continued

Apr
2020
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Ben Honis / Pennsylvania RTC

US Open Finalist Ben Honis Joins the Pennsylvania Regional Training Center

The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center (PRTC) has announced the addition of Ben Honis to its freestyle program. A 2019 All-American and First-Team All-Ivy selection, Ben competed with Cornell for four seasons in both the heavyweight and 197-pound classes. He earned All-American status in gritty fashion when he was upset in his first match at the … Continued

Apr
2020
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David McFadden / Pennsylvania RTC

Pennsylvania Regional Training Center Continues Growth with Addition of Three-Time All-American David McFadden

The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center (PRTC) has announced the addition of three-time All-American David McFadden to its freestyle program. David joins Joey McKenna and Ethan Lizak as new PRTC athletes over the last year. David, who wrestled for Virginia Tech, was vying to become the program’s first four-time All-American this year, but the season was … Continued

Jan
2020
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Joey McKenna / Matteo Pellicone / Yarygin

Joey McKenna to Compete at UWW Ranking Series in Rome and Yarigan Memorial in Russia

On the heels of qualifying for the U.S. Olympics Trials, Joey McKenna of the Pennsylvania Regional Training Center, is set to compete at two prominent international freestyle tournaments this January. USA Wrestling named McKenna to its roster for the Matteo Pellicone International in Rome, Italy to be held Jan. 15-18. McKenna will compete at 65g … Continued

Dec
2019
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2020 Olympic Games / Dan Vallimont / Ethan Lizak / Joey McKenna / Mauro Correnti / Senior Nationals

Joey McKenna Qualifies for U.S. Olympic Trials; Places Second at Senior Nationals

Joey McKenna of the Pennsylvania Regional Training Center qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials at 65g after placing second at U.S. Senior Nationals this past weekend. McKenna was dominant throughout the tournament. After winning his first three matches 29-3, he earned a spot in the semifinals against Yianni Diakomihalis and the opportunity to avenge his … Continued

Nov
2019
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Dan Vallimont / Ethan Lizak / Evan Barczak / Joey McKenna / Mauro Correnti / Nick Incontrera / Tony Tolbert

Pennsylvania RTC Bill Farrell International Recap

The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center had a successful showing at the 2019 Bill Farrell International, a highly competitive qualifying tournament for the Olympic Team Trials. The highlight of the weekend was Joey McKenna’s fourth place finish at 65kg. McKenna dominated his first three opponents, including 2x NCAA Champion Dan Heil, on his way to semifinals. … Continued

Nov
2019
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Dan Vallimont / Ethan Lizak / Evan Barczak / Joey McKenna / Lukas Richie / Mauro Correnti / Nick Incontrera / Tony Tolbert

PRTC Bill Farrell International 2019 Preview

The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center (PRTC) will send a strong group of men’s freestyle wrestlers to the Bill Farrell International this Saturday, November 16. Competition starts at 9:30a and will be at the New York Athletic Club off 58th St and 7th Avenue. The finals start at 6p. The Bill Farrell is a qualifying tournament … Continued

Aug
2019
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Joey McKenna / Pennsylvania RTC

Joey McKenna chooses PRTC

Philadelphia, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Regional Training Center is excited to announce that Joey McKenna (Towaco, N.J.) will be pursuing his post-collegiate wrestling career as a resident athlete with the PRTC. McKenna is a graduate of Ohio State University, where he majored in Business Administration with a specialization in Operations Management, and was a three-time All-American … Continued

Aug
2019
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B.J. Futrell / Pennsylvania RTC

PRTC resident athlete B.J. Futrell retires

After a 25 year career competing in wrestling, B.J. Futrell announced he is retiring from the sport. His final tournament was the 2019 U.S. Open, where he placed 8th, fighting through an ACL tear he suffered in his opening match. While Futrell planned to compete through the 2020 Olympic cycle, the injury required surgery, his … Continued