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Mandatory Preseason Meeting on Friday, September 9

There will be a mandatory preseason wrestling meeting in the wrestling room on  Friday immediately after school. All current fall athletes are required to attend and your coaches have been notified and are fine with it. The meeting will be brief and will discuss paperwork and Fall conditioning and weightlifting.

Harriet Symington earns All-American Honors!

Harriet

Harriet wrestling B-CC opponent

Whitman’s own Harriet Symington earned a 5th place finish in the recent Fargo (N.D.) Nationals Womens Freestyle competition. Harriet wrestled in the 101 pound weight class of the Cadet age group. Harriet is the Maryland’s first female wrestler to take All-American honors at Fargo. In addition to placing 5th Harriett also beat the weight class runner up in group wrestling. Each weight class is split up into different groups with the top finishers in each group moving on to the placing rounds.  Congratulations Harriet!

Eric Harder and Andrew Follmann earn All-Gazette Honor

Photo of Andrew Follmann, Eric Harder and their coaches at States

From left to right: Coach Sharbaugh, Andrew Follmann, Eric Harder, Coach Manon at States

Seniors Eric Harder (130 lbs) and Andrew Follmann (152 lbs.) have been named to the All Gazette first team for the 2011 season. Both Harder and Follmann won County and Region titles at their respective weight classes. Eric Harder placed 3rd at the State Tournament for the 2nd consecutive year while Follmann placed 4th at States for the 2nd consecutive years. Harder finished his career with 95 career wins while Follmann finished his career with 115 career wins.