Published: March 25, 2020

A look back at Franklin Gomez, NCAA champion

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Franklin Gomez's journey to become a national champion was one that he would have never envisioned. Raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Gomez was like any other typical 12-year-old boy. He always found time to go outside and mess around with his friends, but it wasn't until one summer day that he found out about the sport of wrestling.

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