U.S. Open preview: Burroughs and Dake on 74 kg collision course; Taylor making moves at 86 kg
April 26, 2017


LAS VEGAS – The men’s freestyle season kicks into high gear this week with the U.S. Open Championships taking place at the South Point Hotel and Casino, April 28-29.

Up for grabs are seven qualification spots for the U.S. World Team Trials in all eight weight classes. On top of that, champions at 57 kg/125.5 lbs., 65 kg/143 lbs., 70 kg/154 lbs., 74 kg/163 lbs. and 125 kg/275 lbs. earn automatic berths to the U.S. World Team Trials best-of-three championship series.

The event will run through the semifinals in all eight weights on Friday with the medal rounds and championship finals set for Saturday.