Young grapplers descend on Sweet Home for camp
July 20, 2005
Of The New Era
More than 170 young grapplers descended on Sweet Home last week for the sixth annual Santiam Mid-Intensive Wrestling Camp at Sweet Home High School.
The four-day camp, from the evening of July 10 to July 14, had boys running the streets and hitting the mats in intensive two-a-day workouts of two hours each, interspersed with trips to Foster Lake and other recreational activities.
The camp was directed by Sweet Home wrestling coach Steve Thorpe and his former Oregon State University teammates, Roseburg coach Steve Lander, Thurston coach Mike Simons and Newberg coach Neal Ru...