Shelton Benjamin vs Kurt Angle, 2005

Current Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling star Kurt Angle took on current Ring of Honor (ROH) wrestling star Shelton Benjamin on an episode of WWE Monday Night RAW on August 22nd, 2005.  Both were former collegiate wrestling All-Americans, and were teammates in the wrestling stable “Team Angle,” along with Charlie Haas (also now in ROH, along with Benjamin). Shelton Benjamin was a high school All-State athlete in 3 sports for 2 years-in-a-row in at South Carolina, the two-time South Carolina state high school heavyweight wrestling champion in 1993 and 1994, and a two-time All-American heavyweight wrestler while attending the University of Minnesota.  Kurt Angle was a two-time NCAA Division I wrestling champion at the Clarion University of Pennsylvania, and won the gold medal in freestyle wrestling at the 1995 World Wrestling Championships, and at the 1996 Olympic Summer Games in Atlanta.

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