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Oliver wins NCAA Championship, Hamlin takes second

Published On: Mar 23 2013 10:05:18 PM CDT
NCAA

Easton grad Jordan Oliver won his second NCAA championship on Saturday.

Oliver, a senior at Oklahoma State, beat Boise State's Jason Chamberlain, 3-2 in the 149-pound final.

Oliver, who also won a title as a sophomore, finishes the season at 38-0 and his career at 127-6.

Lehigh's Robert Hamlin finished second, falling to Penn State's Ed Ruth by a 12-4 major decision in the 184-pound final.

Hamlin also finished second as a sophomore in 2011.

Also at 184, Maryland's Jimmy Sheptock, a Northampton High School grad, finished sixth and earned All-American status.

Penn State won its third consecutive team title at the NCAA Championships.