Wolves take runner-up at Thorne Bay
The Wrangell Wolves wrestling team came together in a big way – and took 2nd place at the Thorne Bay High School Invitational Tournament last weekend after being edged out only slightly by the squad from Ketchikan.
A mix and match format was the name of the game on the first day of competition and was, according to head coach Jeff Rooney, a way to prepare his wrestlers for a high level of play on the mat.
“Our attending coaches set up a minimum of two matches per wrestler for the first day of the meet,” Rooney said. “We did these matchups for the consideration of the 4A schools to g...