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Annual "Fight Knight" gathering in Waverly

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It's the annual "Fight Knight" at Joe's Knight Hawk in Waverly. High School and College wrestling coaches and fans talking about the great sport they love.

New to "Fight Knight" this year is Iowa State head coach Kevin Dresser who took over the Cyclone Wrestling program this year. Dresser,UNI head coach Doug Schwab and Iowa head coach Tom Brands all wrestled for the legendary Dan Gable.

Kevin Dresser, ISU Head Wrestling Coach, "There is no doubt the man has left his legacy we are a part of that I guess exciting for us and I know exciting for him."

Wrestling Legend Dan Gable, "Well if I did a good job which it looks like I did a good job then they will do a good job."

Also at "Fight Knight" is Wartburg head coach Eric Keller who has led the Knights to 6 national titles in seven years...Coach Keller talks about this year's squad.

"We just want to find out how good we can be. The ultimate goal is to win a national championship but we don't talk a lot about that it is focused on the daily process getting better everyday and how good can each guy get and when you do that and the other stuff takes care of itself the winning takes care of itself."

Wartburg is ranked number one in Division III Wrestling.

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