Wrestlers second at Earl Gillis after Thorpe reaches 600 wins
January 15, 2020
It was win No. 600 for Coach Steve Thorpe Thursday evening, Jan. 9, as the Huskies beat Elmira 73-6 after demolishing Mazama 75-3.
Then it was on to another round of tough competition Friday at Newberg in the Earl Gillis Invitational duals tournament, where they placed second to the No. 1-ranked hosts in a field that also included Cleveland, David Douglas, Lebanon, McNary, Milwaukie and Thurston.
"We wrestled on Thursday and Friday with a lot of intensity and a lot of emotion," Thorpe said, noting that his wrestlers came off the winter break rejuvenated and ready to roll.
The Huskies got...