CENTRE DAILY: Zain Retherford finishes Penn State wrestling career with 3rd title

Published March 26th, 2018 by Zain Retherford

Zain Retherford kicked things off for Penn State’s stretch of five finalists against Lock Haven’s Ronnie Perry . Few doubted Retherford wouldn’t repeat, it was a matter of would he score bonus points for the team race.

PENN LIVE: Penn State's Zain Retherford wins 2nd straight Hodge Trophy as nation's best college wrestler

Published March 27th, 2018 by Zain Retherford

Dan Hodge didn't wrestle for Penn State, but it does seem that a growing number of Penn State wrestlers are competing in the same dominant fashion that he did. Zain Retherford, a three-time 149-pound NCAA champion from Benton with a ton of wrestling awards and records, won his second straight Dan Hodge Trophy on Tuesday.

ESPN: Penn State's Zain Retherford honored again as top wrestler

Published March 27th, 2018 by Zain Retherford

NEWTON, Iowa -- Penn State's Zain Retherford has won the Hodge Trophy, given to the nation's top college wrestler, for the second straight year.