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Oct 26 Sara Fulp Allen named TheMat com Wrestler of the Week for Oct 19 25

By Craig Sesker USA Wrestling | Oct. 26, 2010, 12:06 p.m. (ET)
Sara Fulp-Allen (Colorado Springs, Colo./New York AC) has been named Wrestler of the Week for October 19-25.

Each week, will select an Athlete of the Week, based upon performance within wrestling for that week. The selection committee will consider any level of wrestling, from youth programs through the Senior level.

Fulp-Allen captured the women's freestyle championship at 48 kg/105.5 lbs. at the Sunkist Kids International Open on Saturday in Tempe, Ariz.

Fulp-Allen, third in the 2010 U.S. World Team Trials, rallied for a 0-4, 3-0, 3-0 win over 2008 World champion and Olympian Clarissa Chun in the finals at Sunkist.

Fulp-Allen was named Outstanding Wrestler in women's freestyle.

Note: To nominate a wrestler for Wrestler of the Week, send the athlete's name, accomplishments for the week and career accomplishments to Craig Sesker at