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Digest: Woodbine's Snyder qualifies for Olympics with win in 97-kilogram wrestling finals

Digest: Woodbine's Snyder qualifies for Olympics with win in 97-kilogram wrestling finals

Twenty-year-old Kyle Snyder, the youngest world wrestling champion in U.S. history, qualified for his first Olympics with a victory in the 97 kilograms final at the United States Olympic Trials in Iowa City.

Snyder, a Woodbine native who went to high school at Good Counsel in Olney, beat Jake Varner, the 2012 London Games gold medalist, 4-4, 4-0 and 6-1. Snyder's stunning run to a world title last summer in Las Vegas served notice that he might become America's next major wrestling star.

Snyder only added to his growing legend by winning the most recent NCAA heavyweight title for Ohio State despite giving up about 40 pounds to his opponent....

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