Penn State legends David Taylor and Bo Nickal face off tonight for the right to represent the United States in the Tokyo 2021 Olympics.
Taylor, the 2018 World Champion, advanced by teching Brett Pfarr, 11-0 and defeating Gabe Dean, 4-0. Nickal advanced by teching Pat Downey, 13-3 and defeating Zahid Valencia, 12-5.
Other styles and finals matchups, courtesy our old friend Earl Smith, who has moved on from The Open Mat and become the Site Editor for Intermat:
Men’s Freestyle Finals
57KG: Vito Arujau (Spartan Combat) vs. Thomas Gilman (NLWC)
65KG: Joey McKenna (Penn RTC) vs. Jordan Oliver (Sunkist)
74KG: Jordan Burroughs (Sunkist) vs. Kyle Dake (Spartan Combat)
86KG: David Taylor (NLWC) vs. Bo Nickal (NLWC)
97KG: Kyle Snyder (NLWC) vs. Kollin Moore (Ohio RTC)
125KG: Nick Gwiazdowski (Wolfpack) vs. Gable Steveson (Gopher)
Women’s Freestyle Finals
50KG: Sarah Hildebrandt (New York AC) vs. Victoria Anthony (ASU RTC/Sunkist)
53KG: Jacarra Winchester (Titan Mercury) vs. Ronna Heaton (Sunkist) 57KG: Helen Maroulis (Sunkist) vs. Jenna Burkert (WCAP)
62KG: Kayla Miracle (Sunkist) vs. Macey Kilty (Sunkist) 68KG: Tamyra Mensah-Stock (Titan Mercury) vs. Kennedy Blades (Sunkist)
76KG: Adeline Gray (New York AC) vs. Kylie Welker (Titan Mercury)
Men’s Greco-Roman Finals
60KG: Ildar Hafizov (WCAP) vs. Ryan Mango (WCAP)
67KG: Alex Sancho (WCAP) vs. Ellis Coleman (WCAP)
77KG: Jesse Porter (NYAC) vs. Peyton Walsh (All-Marine)
87KG: Joe Rau (TMWC) vs. John Stefanowicz (All-Marine)
97KG: G’Angelo Hancock (Sunkist) vs. Braxton Amos (Wisconsin RTC)
130KG: Adam Coon (NYAC/CKWC) vs. Cohlton Schultz (Sunkist)
Action begins at 7:30 EST on NBC Sports Network.