TOKYO, JAPAN (WSYR-TV) –
For Lansing native Kyle Dake, a dream became a reality on Friday. Dake won his first Olympic Medal, taking home the Bronze in the 74-kg freestyle wrestling weight class.
He’s just the second Cornell alum to win a medal in freestyle wrestling, and the first to do it since 1920.
Dake captured the Bronze medal by defeating Italy’s Frank Chamizo 5-0 on Friday morning.