Austin Gomez is Again! – Illinois Matmen

Austin Gomez is Again! Austin Gomez entered the switch portal yesterday round 4:00 pm. Gomez had beforehand retired from the game citing concussion points as the primary purpose for strolling away.


When requested in regards to the concussions Gomez is to the purpose, “I do know I can wrestle once more, the concussion physician in Pittsburgh thinks I can wrestle once more, so I’m again.” Gomez might be transferring up in weight to 141 lbs. He believes that can assist together with his head accidents, saying, “making 133 lbs. was very taxing on my physique, and I feel that’s the reason the accidents occurred. Once I was coaching in the summertime, ideally round 155, I by no means had concussion points. As soon as I began getting my weight down, that’s once I would get dinged within the head, making an attempt to make 133, and all the time coaching.”


Gomez has 3 years of eligibility left, if granted a medical hardship yr, and might be an enormous addition to any lineup within the nation. Gomez loved his time and training employees at Iowa State, stating, “I beloved my time at Iowa State, I beloved my coaches Dresser, St. John, and Metcalf. These guys had been superior, and I made about 40 brothers wrestling at Iowa State, a few of my finest buddies. If I had the chance to remain, I might, however issues didn’t work out.  So, it’s time for me to discover a new house.”


Gomez has no concept the place he’ll find yourself, “I mainly must undergo the recruiting course of another time as if I used to be a Junior or Senior in highschool. I actually don’t know the place, I simply want to seek out the suitable coach and crew for me.” Gomez is targeted and intent upon coming again and reaching his targets, each in faculty and past. “I began wrestling once I was 5 or 6 5 years outdated and I wished to be an Olympic Champ and a World Champ and the targets stay the identical, wherever I am going.”


A motivated Austin Gomez is a harmful wrestler, for any opponent. Gomez is the kind of wrestler that might have a right away affect on many division I lineups. We are able to’t wait to see the place he finally ends up, and watch him compete once more.

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