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OWNING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 8)

Owning the Mat Blog 8 Week 8 Dang! Just found out that our wrestler who took first place over last weekend's wrestling tournament caught Covid there and is now out for the next ten days. Two other wrestlers are considered close contacts, so now they are out too until at least the end of the [...]

By |January 23rd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OWNING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 7)

Owning the Mat Blog 7 Week 7 This season doesn't seem to be getting any easier or closer to normalization. I found out over the weekend that two more of our wrestlers have Covid. My heart goes out to them and their families. In regards to wrestling, thankfully, no one on the team is considered [...]

By |January 16th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OWNING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 6)

Owning the Mat Blog 6 Week 6 Here we go. Week six! It's Monday, and we have 8 of our 10 wrestlers back for practice. For 90% of them, this is their first wrestling practice in 10 days. The boys looked like they were moving in slow motion today. The wrestlers were slow at everything [...]

By |January 9th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OWNING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 5)

Owning the Mat Blog 5 Week 5   As a wrestling coach, I've never experienced a week like this before. Sunday, the day after Christmas, I took Dakota and the rest of my family, all seven of us, to Rec Park in Windham. There, the medical professionals gave us the PCR Covid test. I was [...]

By |January 2nd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments