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Wrestlers grapple with common misconceptions

Wrestlers grapple with common misconceptions

Sandeep Gingipalli, Sports Editor

January 13, 2019


Filed under Sports

THUD! A wrestler is forcefully thrown down onto a table outside the ring. While common World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) theatrics like this may be the first image that people get when they hear the word “wrestling”, real wrestling in no way resembles the fictional wrestling that is WWE. Si...

Wrestling clinches record season

Wrestling clinches record season

Elene Chamberlin, Regulars Writing Editor

March 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

Six minutes. Six minutes of unrelentless effort. Six minutes of grappling with your opponent, constantly strategizing and trying to tackle them to the mat. This season, the wrestling team had its most successful season in recent history. According to wrestling head coach Trevour Smith, this wrestling ...

Starting age for training varies by sport

Starting age for training varies by sport

Sidonie Brown, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Starting from as early as preschool, playing soccer is a staple of childhood. In later years, this can transform into heavy competition. By the time students reach the high school age, many have left the pool of soccer players behind to discover new athletic passions. Sports that attract new participants,...

Wrestling team combines technique and grit

Wrestling team combines technique and grit

Gabe Lee, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Grit: the first word that comes into people's minds when they think of wrestling. It is exactly what you will need in this sport other than a pair of good wrestling shoes. Wrestling is not only about knockdowns and learning special techniques to hurdle people into the corner, but also about striving...

Injury-plagued wrestling team falls to Walpole

Injury-plagued wrestling team falls to Walpole

Matt DeAngelo, Game Recap Writer

January 13, 2016


Filed under Game Recaps, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Graphic by Leon Yang. The boys wrestling team was defeated 7-1 by the Walpole Rebels on Tuesday night.

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