Cornell's Kyle Dake wins fourth straight wrestling National Championship
Mon, 25 Mar 2013 03:53:10 GMT —
Cornell senior wrestler Kyle Dake won his fourth straight national championship in his fourth different weight class this weekend, defeating Penn State wrestler David Taylor 5-4 in the final.
Taylor was the defending champion in the 165-pound weight class, and had a 2-0 lead on Dake, until the champ came back in thrilling fashion, winning 5-4. In addition to the 165-pound title, Dake has won the championship at the 141-pound, 149-pound and 157-pound weight class.
He joins Cael Sanderson and Pat Smith as four time NCAA Champions.