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Women wrestlers: strength, technique and attitude

Original post made on Feb 22, 2013

As the lights dimmed in the gymnasium at Oak Grove High School in San Jose on Feb. 2, 2013, 103-pound Gunn High School junior Cadence Lee stepped onto the spotlit wrestling mat and faced down her final opponent of the day.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, February 22, 2013, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Elizabeth Claghorn
a resident of Palo Alto High School
on Feb 22, 2013 at 10:15 pm

This story is a great picture of how women can participate in sports. All of these athletes worked hard for their place in sports history. Veronica worked to accurately portray how these athletes train, compete, and place in the historical sport of wrestling. Thank you!


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