Chatting With Johnstown’s Bo Bassett, In Budapest and Winning World Wrestling Titles!

Johnstown’s Bo Bassett pinned Russia’s Alikhan Ashinov on Wednesday at the Cadet World Wrestling Championships in Budapest to win Gold in the 45-kilogram freestyle title.

The 14 year old Bishop McCort student is the youngest World Champion ever!  And, he wrestled in the 16-17 year old age group! Bo was also voted Most Outstanding Wrestler of the entire Championships!

Now, Bo turns his attention to the Greco-Roman portion of the tournament in search of more Gold and more records. That begins Saturday.

Here’s Bo and his Dad, Bill, joining Bubba on the Rocky Wake Up Show: