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Zain Retherford
Zain Retherford

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Benton, Pa.

High School:
Benton

Weight:
141

Position:
141

Experience:
Fr.


06/02/2014

Ed Ruth Leads Penn State Contingent at 2014 World Team Trials

Ruth and gold medalist Jake Varner heading to World's for the NLWC

04/26/2014

Penn State Wrestlers Win Fourth Straight National Championship

Seniors Ed Ruth and David Taylor win NCAA titles to spark Nittany Lions

04/20/2014

Taylor, Retherford and Ruth Lead Strong Lion Brigade at U.S. Open/Junior Nationals

11 Lions and 4 club members compete in Vegas

04/01/2014

David Taylor Wins Hodge Trophy Award for Second Time

All-time great one of only three men to win wrestling's Heisman twice

03/23/2014

Penn State Wrestlers Win Fourth Straight National Championship

Seniors Ed Ruth and David Taylor win NCAA titles to spark Nittany Lions

Zain Retherford comes to Penn State after blazing to the 2013 Pennsylvania State title in 2013. Retherford posted a perfect 47-0 mark at Benton High School, closing out his high school career with a 130-3 career record, including two state titles. He won the PIAA title as a freshman with a 40-1 mark then placed third as a sophomore. Retherford was the No. 3 ranked overall recruit by Intermat coming out of high school. After winning his second state title as a senior, Retherford went on to win a world championship on the freestyle circuit as well. Retherford projects at 141 for Penn State. Parents: Sarah and Allen Retherford -- Major: Business Administration.

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