June 22, 2013
Stillwater, Okla. – University of Pittsburgh great Keith Gavin swept Clayton Foster (6-4, 3-2) to capture the 84 kg title at the U.S. World Team Trials this evening at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
With the victory, Gavin earns his first U.S. World Team berth and will don the Red, White and Blue singlet this September at the World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.
Gavin was a two-time All-American and 2008 National Champion during his tenure with the Panthers.
A complete recap of the U.S. World Team Trials can be found here.
U.S. WORLD TEAM TRIALS
June 21-22, Gallagher-Iba Arena, Stillwater, Okla.
84 kg/185 lbs.
Keith Gavin (Columbus, Ohio/Titan Mercury WC) def. Clayton Foster, Laramie, Wyo. (GRIT Athletics/Cowboy WC), 2 matches to 0
Gavin dec. Foster, 6-4
Gavin dec. Foster, 3-2