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Tireless Terps wrestler Josh Asper craves an NCAA title
Tireless Terps wrestler Josh Asper craves an NCAA title

Josh Asper is hungry; most wrestlers are. But Asper's appetite leans less toward pizza than perfection on the mat. The Maryland senior craves an NCAA title this week, and his drive to win has awed his teammates. During workouts, they shy away from pairing off with Asper, a Hereford alum who is ranked No. 2 in the country at 174 pounds. "Nobody likes to drill with him because he goes 110 percent," said the Terps' Jimmy Sheptock, twice an Atlantic Coast Conference champ. "He'll take a billion shots to see what clicks. Wrestling a live match is less tiring than a practice with Josh." "He's a machine, he's the Terminator," said...

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