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U.S. women win wrestling title in Greece

July 11, 2008 |  9:30 pm

Stephany Lee won a gold medal to lead the U.S. to the women's freestyle team title tonight at the University World Championships in Greece.

Lee, who competes at 105.5 pounds, was a three-time high school champion in Hawaii and won the freestyle gold in 2004 as well. Sara Fulp-Allen, who went to Menlo College in Northern California, won a silver medal at the same weight division.

Americans Alaina Berube of River Falls, Wisc., and San Diego's Othella Lucas each won bronze medals. Berube competes at  138.75 pounds and Lucas wrestles at 130 pounds.

The Greco-Roman competition is scheduled to start Saturday.

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