The New Era - All about Sweet Home since 1929

By Scott Swanson
Of The New Era 

Former Husky moving up in world of Oregon wrestling


July 12, 2016

Standing on the mats Monday morning at the 15th Annual Santiam Wrestling Camp in the Main Gym at Sweet Home High School, Kyle Temple was in very familiar territory.

The Cottage Grove head wrestling coach had been here many times before, beginning at the first-ever Santiam camp in 2001.

“I can remember sleeping on the mats just like all the other campers,” said Temple, who grew up in Sweet Home and wrestled for Steve Thorpe, who continues to run the summer conditioning camp with Newberg Coach Neil Russo and Mike Simons of Thurston.

“There’s a lot of the technique and it was kind...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019