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West , Travis
Travis West was born January 13, 1967 in Phoenix, Arizona, and died June 14, 2004 in Portland, Oregon. West was a fabulous wrestler at Benson High School in Portland where he was a three-time state OSAA champion. While a competitor at Portland State University he was a two-time All-American and won the 142-pound NCAA title in 1989 and 1990. He lettered at Portland State University in 1986, 87,89 and 1990. While at Portland State University he had 90 career victories. Illness slowed his career, but in 1992 he represented the United States in the Olympics in the Greco Roman style event.