Andy

February 17, 2011

Girl wrestler's opponent forfeits match | Des Moines Register Staff Blogs

Wrestler forfeits rather than wrestle a girl: "However- wrestling is a combat sport and it can get violent at times. As a matter of conscience and my faith- I do not believe that it is appropriate for a boy to engage a girl in this manner."

Girl wrestler's opponent forfeits match | Des Moines Register Staff Blogs

The crowd cheered as Cassy Herkelman's hand was raised- but the historic moment of the first girl to win a match at the traditional state wrestling meet comes