IOC Votes to Drop Wrestling

CORVALLIS, Ore. — The International Olympic Committee voted Tuesday to remove one of their oldest sports from the list. As of Tuesday morning, wrestling will not play a part in the 2020 Olympic Games. Wrestling is considered one of the oldest sports in history, which is one of the reasons why Coach Jim Zalesky and … Continue reading »

Ducks and Beavers Weigh In On Olympics

The Ducks and Beavers first week of fall camp closes the same weekend as the London Olympics. Which events have they enjoyed? “Today I was getting some work done while I was watching the ribbon events,” Oregon offensive lineman Nick Cody said, “I don’t know what they call that, but Will Ferrell in “Old School” … Continue reading »

Symmonds, Others Lash Out On Twitter

LONDON — Nick Symmonds has had a long standing beef with the powers that be of Track & Field, upset because the rules vastly limit his ability to get sponsors. Those limitations are even more pronounced during the Olympics, where, among other restrictions, athletes aren’t allowed to even tweet about their own sponsors, unless they … Continue reading »

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