Area girl excels in postseason wrestling

By on April 1, 2010

The United States Girls Wrestling Association held its 9th Annual Girls State Wrestling Association Championships on March 21 at Sandwich High School.

The area had some successful representation with third-grader Marissa Vanik of John Shields taking third place in her division. Wrestling for Knights Youth Wrestling during the regular season, Vanik defeated Aurora’s Andrea Aguuire in the third-place match.

The USGWA National Championships will be at Eastern Michigan University, April 3-4.