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Matt Ramos celebrates with the U.S. flag after taking home the gold medal in the Cadet World Championships in Zagreb, Croatia. Photos submitted
Lockport’s Matt Ramos beat Kota Takahashi, of Japan, by fall at 2:40 in the finals match to claim his international crown.
Erin Redmond, Freelance Reporter
3:25 pm CDT July 9, 2018
This year, Matt Ramos gave the United States one heck of a birthday present: a gold medal. The soon-to-be Lockport senior wrestler captured the 51-kilogram crown at the Cadet World Championships and stood high atop the podium, draped in the American flag, on July 4 in Zagreb, Croatia.