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Burroughs to compete in worlds

Updated: June 21, 2013, 10:04 PM ET
Associated Press

STILLWATER, Okla. -- Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs beat four-time NCAA champion Kyle Dake 7-0, 8-6 Friday in the U.S. World Team Trials.

Burroughs improved to 55-0 on the senior level while advancing to the FILA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, in September.

Dake was seeded fifth at 74 kilograms (163.14 pounds). The former Cornell star beat Trent Paulson, David Taylor and Andrew Howe to earn a shot at Burroughs in a best-of-three final. He is the only wrestler in ...

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