Ohio State wrestler wins Olympic gold


Ohio State wrestler Kyle Snyder made history Sunday at the Olympics.

The 20-year-old Snyder scored a 2-1 victory over Khetag Gazyumov of Azerbaijan in the freestyle finals at 97kg (213 pounds) to become the youngest Olympic champion in USA Wrestling history.

Snyder became USA Wrestling’s youngest ever world champion in 2015 at 19 years old.

Snyder won a NCAA Championship for the Buckeyes earlier this year.


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