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 Former Denver-Tripoli wrestling star Brandon Sorenson is accustomed to getting his hand raised and standing on the top step following tournaments. Sorenson was a 4-time state champion in high school. Now Sorenson is making a name for himself at the collegiate level for the Iowa Hawkeyes.

This past weekend Sorenson beat the nation's 2nd ranked wrestler Josh Kindig of Oklahoma State on the Cowboy's home mat. Sorenson helped the top ranked Hawks beat Okie State 30-7 while also raising his national profile.  Sorenson earned Big Ten Co-Wrestler of the Week and raised his national ranking at 149 pounds to number 4.

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