Wrestling season starts in Juneau this weekend

High school wrestling season will kick off for Wrangell this Friday and Saturday, as the Wolves head to Juneau for their first meet of the year.

Wrangell did not compete in any 2020 season, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but Assistant Coach Jack Carney said the team is eager to hit the mat once again. This year will be unique in that it will feature two wrestling seasons in 2021: One now and a second in the fall.

Team Captain Rowen Wiederspohn said he is excited by the opportunity. "If somebody were to get state this year and next (school) year, they'd be the only person ever to get state twice...


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