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Afro
05-14-2008, 05:20 PM
Not sure if this has been posted yet, but I thought this was interesting. There was an E:60 report on this on ESPN the other day.

Michael Spriggs is a 215 lb wrestler for the C.H. Flowers wrestling team, he is also blind.

Blindness Doesn't Deter Spriggs's Mat Vision - washingtonpost.com (http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/story/2008/02/21/ST2008022102799.html)

There is an article about him

E:60-Michael Spriggs - Wrestling Blind - ESPN Video (http://sports.espn.go.com/broadband/video/videopage?videoId=3394563&categoryId=3060647&n8pe6c=2)

Theres the E:60 report

I just think its amazing that a man that cant see is able to be such a great wrestler, just watch the kid wrestle.. he has a ton of skill.. and please, no Matt Hamill vs Michael Spriggs jokes.