U17 draws set for Klippan Lady Open in Sweden, which will be broadcast live starting today

By Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling | Feb. 15, 2019, 11:38 a.m. (ET)
KLIPPAN, Sweden – The draws have been finalized for the four U.S. U17 girls who will start wrestling today at the respected Klippan Lady Open.

The tournament, which will also have a Senior division, will be held Friday through Sunday.

The event is being broadcast live. Klippan is six hours ahead of U.S. Eastern time zone

Click here for Klippan Live Stream

The U17 competition will be held on Friday and Saturday, with the Senior competition on Saturday and Sunday.

At Klippan, Sweden

U.S. U17 women’s wrestling draws

43 kg- Alexandra Szkotnicki, Wisconsin
Vs. Luchana Bekbaulova (Russia)
Vs. Justine Vigouroux (France)
Vs. Karin Uematsu (Japan)

57 kg- Korina Blades, Illinois
Vs. Othelie Hoie (Norway)
Vs. Hedda Kvale (Norway)

61 kg- Grace Pauls, New York
Vs. Tatiana Kabanova (Russia)
Vs. Petra Ahlen (Sweden)

69 kg- Kennedy Blades, Illinois
Vs. Elin Widmark (Sweden)
Vs. Julia Fridlund (Sweden)

Schedule (six hours ahead of U.S. Eastern time zone)

Friday, February 15

6:00 p.m. – U17 preliminaries

Saturday, February 16
9:00 a.m. – Completion of U17 tournament
1:00 p.m. – Senior preliminaries
5:00 p.m. – Senior preliminaries

Sunday, February 17
10:00 a.m. – Completion of Senior preliminaries
1:00 p.m. – Senior finals