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By Lillian Palmer
Staff Writer 

Wrestlers take state title

Bring title back after 13 years


Star photo by Danna Flores

Brendan Hopkins competes at the state wrestling tournament. Hopkins was one of five Green River wrestlers who were crowned champions at the tournament.

The Green River High School wrestling team wrestled to the top at the state championship this weekend.

Last time Green River took state was in 2002. It's been a long time coming for Green River, but the Wolves are back on top as state champions.

"It is so great for these kids, the program, and the community to be back on top again," head Coach Marshall Rhodes said. "Coach Hodges, Coach Hoopes, and all the wrestlers have helped the program so much and worked very hard for this moment and I am glad we could bring the state wrestling title back to Green River."

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