Wrestlers at WOSSAA – 6 qualify for OFSSA!

On Friday, February 23rd, Stratford Northwestern Wrestlers took part in the WOSSAA Wrestling Championships at Banting Secondary in London.  Three hundred high school wrestlers from across western Ontario took part.  Winning gold for Northwestern at 47.5 kg was Reeve Houle,  Silver medals went to Angela Steckly at 83 kg, Travis Blum at 51 kg and Jacob Jackson at 89 kg.  The bronze medal went to Esther Bartlett at 83 kg Neil Trainor at 77 kg.  All medalists will advance to the OFSAA Championships in Windsor on March 6th and 7th.  Also wrestling well and picking up wins for Northwestern were Bailey Satchell placing fifth with four wins, Maria Giannakopouos, placing sixth with two wins and having to withdraw due to injury. Other wins were Ruben VanDijk and wrestling well for the Huskies included Paige Kew, Carter Stock, Andrew Staffen, and David McGrath.

Congratulations wrestlers on a great season from Coaches Weston and Finnie!

The OFSAA wrestlers will be training with the Western Wrestling Club in London on Tuesday and Thursday nights.

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