MILESTONE: USA Wrestling Facebook Page Exceeds 300k Likes

By Richard Immel USA Wrestling | Aug. 07, 2013, 1:05 p.m. (ET)
USA Wrestling has reached another milestone in the social media world, exceeding 300,000 fans on the USA Wrestling Facebook page.

The USA Wrestling Facebook page currently ranks fourth in Facebook likes for all national governing bodies of Olympic sports behind USA Soccer (930k), USA Basketball (516k) and USA Gymnastics (368k).

Of the 39 national governing bodies for sports competing in the Summer Olympics only one, USA Golf, does not have a Facebook page. The average number of likes for these Facebook pages is approximately 92,000, placing USA Wrestling 208,000 above the average of all Summer Olympic NGB's.

USA Wrestling has also amassed over 56k followers on Twitter, fifth highest among all NGB's in the United States.

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The morning of August 7, 2013,Tyler Olsen became the three hundred thousandth like on the USA Wrestling Facebook page.