The Wrestling world lost a great wrestler last night. Jared Platt lost his courageous battle with cancer. Some of our wrestlers had the privilege of training with him and held the utmost respect for Jared. May he rest in peace and God bless his family.
Former Penn State wrestler and Mixed Martial Artist, Jared Platt passed away this January 23, 2016, losing his battle with cancer at 26-years-old..
While undergoing surgery to repair a herniated disc in his back, doctors discovered the cancer on September 2, 2015. Platt was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma and when doctors discovered it, the cancer reached Stage 4.