PFB - John Smith is a Finalist for the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame

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Feb 17, 2018
Finalists for the US Olympic Hall of Fame have been announced and Oklahoma State head wrestling coach John Smith made the cut.

.@JohnSmithOKST named US Olympic and Paralympic Hall of Fame finalist, VOTE NOW!

— USA Wrestling (@USAWrestling) August 12, 2019

Smith, widely considered the greatest American wrestler ever, is the only American wrestler to win 6 six world titles, which he did from 1987-1992. Smith won Olympic gold medals in the 1988 and 1992 Olympics.

Fans can vote for Coach Smith right here.

The other individual Olympic finalists are as follows …

• Gary Anderson, shooting
• Greg Barton, canoe/kayak
• Laura Berg, softball
• Anne Donovan, basketball
• Lisa Leslie, basketball
• Nastia Liukin, gymnastics
• John Mayasich, ice hockey
• Misty May-Treanor, beach volleyball
• Jonny Moseley, freestyle skiing
• Apolo Anton Ohno, short track speedskating
• Mark Reynolds, sailing
• Angela Ruggiero, ice hockey
• Dara Torres, swimming
• Brenda Villa, water polo

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