Wrestlers getting herpes from one another - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
General MMA Discussion Discuss King Of The Cage, Ultimate Challenge UK, and HDNet Fights as well as general mixed martial arts discussion.

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-19-2008, 03:56 PM Thread Starter
Steph05050's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Alabama
Posts: 2,898
Blog Entries: 5
Wrestlers getting herpes from one another

More Wrestlers Put a Herpin' on Each Other
Posted Nov 19th 2008 10:00AM by TMZ Staff
Another major herpes outbreak -- and once again the herps perps are accused of being wrestlers.

Almost one year after a herpes outbreak brought high school wrestling in Minnesota to a stand-still, three new wrestlers from York College have filed a lawsuit, claiming they got the herp and all the fixins after grappling with an infected teammate.

Symptoms were -- but were not limited to -- a "thick crust of dried puss [sic]," itching, swollen lymph glands and ... embarrassing talks with the GF.

The boys are suing their coach and trainer, who told 'em not to worry about the fact their herped-up teammate was coming back to practice after three days, rather than five, as the NCAA stipulates.

The suit also points out herpes simplex 1 is often referred to as "Herpes Gladiatorum" -- Latin for sweaty boys all over each other.

They want $50K from the school.

wow bunch of guys got herpes from grappling with a teammate with it
Steph05050 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-19-2008, 08:01 PM
The Forum Drunk
xeberus's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 9,450
Yea, thats why im a kickboxer.

Besides if im going to roll around all over the floor and try to get a dominant position it better damned be with a girl.

If a law is unjust, a man is not only right to disobey it, he is obligated to do so. ~ Thomas Jefferson

Sig by D.P.

xeberus is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-20-2008, 04:25 AM
cormacraig's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 215
Originally Posted by Steph05050 View Post
The suit also points out herpes simplex 1 is often referred to as "Herpes Gladiatorum" -- Latin for sweaty boys all over each other.
cormacraig is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome