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Alyssa Peterson Signs to Linfield, SHHS Seniors Leave it at the Mat

Alyssa Peterson became the latest Husky to sign a letter of intent to wrestle for Linfield University in a ceremony held prior to the dual against Tillamook, Feb. 1.

"I definitely did not think that signing for Linfield for wrestling would happen, as my freshman year was only three years ago," Peterson said. Peterson started wrestling as a freshman.

After spending only three years with the high school, Peterson technically is a junior, but she has taken accelerated classes and according to Thorpe did what was needed to graduate early. Peterson reflected on her short time stating, "I feel a...