Former USOC head Jim Scherr leaves hockey league for European Games post

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2007, file photo, former U.S. Olympic Committee head Jim Scherr speaks during the USOC assembly in Houston. Scherr, a former wrestler who has been working with the sport's international federation to reverse a recent IOC recommendation to eliminate wrestling from the 2020 Summer Games, spoke during a conference call, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, about the challenges facing supporters of the survival of the sport in the Olympics. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2007, file photo, former U.S. Olympic Committee head Jim Scherr speaks during the USOC assembly in Houston. Scherr, a former wrestler who has been working with the sport's international federation to reverse a recent IOC recommendation to eliminate wrestling from the 2020 Summer Games, spoke during a conference call, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, about the challenges facing supporters of the survival of the sport in the Olympics. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
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