3x World Team Member, Burkert Announces Her Move to the Southeast RTC

Jenna Burkert announces her move to Southeast Regional Training Center

Jenna Burkert announced today in her interview with Mason Beckman that she is moving her training to the Southeast Regional Training Center in Blacksburg, Virginia.  Burkert, a native of Long Island, NY is a  three time Senior World Team Member and recently won silver at the Pan Am games in Lima, Peru in August 2019.  With her sights set on the Olympic trials at 57 kg, Burkert is excited about the change. Known for her aggressive style and forthright personality, Jenna has been serving in the US Army as a part of their Army World Class Athlete Program (WCAP). She will join other Olympic hopefuls James Green, Mekhi Lewis, Ty Walz, and others in Blacksburg.

Sam Herring

Sam Herring won the 2020 WIN Magazine Journalist of the Year. He is also the co-founder of HMA Wrestling alongside Jude Swisher. He has written for many notable wrestling media outlets, including FloWrestling and the Amateur Wrestling News Magazine.