Rakevich, Norman At World University Games
June 4, 2004
LODZ, Poland - Oregon State wrestlers Tim Norman and Jamie Rakevich were eliminated short of reaching the championship finals or third-place finals Thursday at the World University Games freestyle wrestling competition.
Norman (Newberg, Ore./Newberg HS), who is completing his junior season at OSU, lost both his matches in the 132-pound class. He was beaten by Lukasz Goral of Poland 3-1 in his first match and then defeated by Alexandre Karnytski of Belarus 10-0 in his second match.
Rakevich (Elma, Wash./Elma HS), who is completing his freshman season at OSU, went 1-2 at the tournament. Rakevich lost to Markus Hamann of Germany 4-2, beat Akihito Tanaka of Japan 3-2 and lost to Petro Raychev of Ukraine 3-2.