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University of Northern Colorado to induct Justin Gaethje into Athletic Hall of Fame

Posted On: Jun 30, 2020   |   Posted By: MMAjunkie

University of Northern Colorado to induct Justin Gaethje into Athletic Hall of Fame

UFC interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje will be honored by the University of Northern Colorado for his wrestling achievements.
Gaethje, an NCAA Division I All-American, is set to be inducted into Northern Colorado's Athletic Hall of Fame. The ceremony will take place in early 2021 with more details to be revealed at a later date.
Gaethje wrestled for the Bears and became their first NCAA All-American since the wrestling program was reintroduced to the Division I ranks at 157 pounds in 2010.
Gaethje on Monday took to Instagram to reflect on his journey, recognizing those who helped him on the wrestling mat.
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Got a call that I was being entered in the unc bears hall of fame for my time wrestling. I left home to Wrestle there in 07/08 I did not know one person when I arrived and I remember specifically having the thought right before I left home of “I wonder where I will be when I'm 30.” This one would have made some of my closest friends and family and I...

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