Oak Grove senior, Tyler Curd, earned his first overseas gold at the Mälarcupen in Västerås, Sweden. Curd, won the tournament at 130kg greco bracket.
Curd went 4-0 at the tournament defeating Belarusian’s Ilya Yudchytis, who tech’ed Curd last week in The Klippan Cup in Sweden. Curd defeated Yudchytis by fall in the finals.
— Tyler Curd (@b3a5t0099) November 4, 2018
With Curd’s gold he becomes only the second USA wrestlers to win the Malarupen at the Senior level.
Curd is a 2x state champion and Fargo National Champ from Oak Grove, who is also an all-state defensive end in football. Curd took the opportunity to wrestle at the U.S. Olympic Training Site and forego his senior year playing football.
What do you call falling when the world is upside down? pic.twitter.com/G9l25T9rRG
— Tyler Curd (@b3a5t0099) September 27, 2018