Bullock to wrestle for bronze at U23 World Championships

BUCHAREST, Romania - Three American women's freestylers were pulled into Thursday's repechage after competitive efforts on Wednesday at the U23 World Championships in Bucharest, Romania.

Due to a smaller bracket, Kori Bullock is pulled into the bronze-medal match at 76 kg. Dominique Parrish and Alex Glaude will each have to win one bout to move onto the bronze bout.

Bullock, a sophomore at McKendree, opened her first international tournament with a win, defeating Zagardulum Naigalsurenof Mongolia with a first-period pin in 1:29.

In the quarterfinals, the international newcomer lost a close 2-1 decision to Aysegal Ozbege of Turkey. Ozbege, who received a first-round bye, moved onto the finals with a win over U23 World silver medalist Gracelynn Doogan of Canada, pulling Bullock back into repechage.

Tomorrow night, Bullock and Doogan will go head-to-head for 76 kg bronze.

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