OWNING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 12)

Owning the Mat Blog 12 Week 12   In some ways, many years, it seems like week 12 leading up to the Class State Championship weekend tournament feels like the hardest one every year. There is so much anticipation over where our wrestlers, or our sons, will rank in the mid-week coaches seeding meeting. Many […]

OWNING THE MAT: The Making of A State Champ or At Least A Good Man! (Blog 11)

Owning the Mat Blog 11 Week 11   This week began with some bizarre injuries. We had nine wrestlers at both of our Monday and Tuesday night practices. However, Monday night’s injuries made it difficult for some of us, including myself, to do much on Tuesday night. Monday at practice, our 160-pounder reaggravated his rib […]

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 […]