Sep 28, 2012
Greenfield wrestler Elena Pirozhkova competing for world title
Less than two months removed from her first Olympic appearance at the 2012 London 2012 Games, Pirozhkova, a 2005 Greenfield High School graduate, is in Strathcona County, Alberta, Canada, this weekend at the FILA Women's World Championships.
UCCS grad Chun tames emotions, wins Olympic bronze
Clarissa Chun was ready this time. She had wrestled with her emotions and tamed them.
Day 12 roundup: U.S. gets bronze in wrestling
The U.S. picked up a surprise bronze medal in the 105.5-pound class of women's freestyle wrestling.
For the fourth day in a row, no American wrestler could even reach the semifinals after women's freestylers Clarissa Chun and Elena Pirozhkova were knocked out early on Wednesday.
Greenfield's Elena Pirozhkova is about to get down to Olympic business
Elena Pirozhkova's long-awaited Olympic dream will become reality Wednesday. A 2005 graduate of Greenfield High School and a former wrestler on the school's team, Pirozhkova will begin her quest for gold at the ExCel North Arena in London.