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US wrestlers blindsided by Olympic ouster

Updated: February 13, 2013, 3:23 AM ET
Associated Press

Olympic wrestling star Cael Sanderson woke up Tuesday morning to news that seemed too shocking to process: wrestling would no longer be an Olympic sport.

Sanderson's disbelief quickly turned to resolve. He and his high-profile counterparts in the U.S. have vowed to fight to keep wrestling a part of the Olympics.

"I don't think I've really accepted it yet," said Sanderson, who is also the coach of the two-time NCAA national champion Penn State. "I'll absolutely do everything in my power ...

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