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Keel honored by Wrestling Hall of Fame

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Being recognized for values he learned from his father was a bittersweet experience for Jay Keel. Honored as an Outstanding American, Keel dedicated the award to his father, who had died earlier that day. “He is the one who inspired me to be an athlete and to be involved in a career that has focused on helping others,” said Keel, who was recognized as an Outstanding American by the Oklahoma Chapter by the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Oct. 11.