Junior National Greco champion Townsell a fourth top 100 commit for Stanford in 2016 class

Gabe Townsell (Oak Park River Forest, Ill.), a Junior National Greco-Roman champion this summer, verbally committed to Stanford University on Sunday afternoon. The two-time state placer is ranked No. 76 overall in the Class of 2016. Townsell, who has placed fourth and third at the state tournament the last two years, projects to compete at 133 pounds in college. He is the fourth top 100 commit for the Cardinal in this recruiting class, as he joins No. 27 Nathan Traxler (Marmion Academy, Ill.), No. 39 Brandon Dallavia (Blair Academy, N.J.) and No. 82 Requir van der Merwe (Blair Academy, N.J.)


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