Michael Dolan and Dylan Tachior need to give up assembly like this.
For the second yr in a row, the respective wrestlers from Spring Mills and Martinsburg opposed one another with particular person state championship on the road.
It was at 106 kilos in 2019 and 113 kilos in 2020.
And Dolan got here away victorious every time.
Provided that each have been sophomores, it looks like their rivalry will proceed on for so long as they continue to be in highschool.
Dolan was one in every of three Japanese Panhandle champions on the state match that passed off in February — earlier than the coronavirus started its intrusion into sports activities in West Virginia and across the globe.
Musselman’s Joey Miller gained his third state championship, and Jace Bradbury of Washington claimed his first particular person title.
Dolan completed the season with a 46-3 report after he defeated Tachoir 9-5 within the ultimate. A yr earlier, Dolan gained 10-4 in opposition to his Martinsburg rival to assert the championship at 106 kilos.
Miller nipped Andrew Shelek of crew runner-up Wheeling Park 9-7 at 138 to complete his senior season with a 52-3 report and win his third state title.
Miller superior to state championship finals in all 4 years he competed for the Applemen, however he completed second as a sophomore.
He completed his profession as Musselman’s winningest wrestler and signed to compete at West Liberty.
Bradbury, a 195-pounder who moved on to the crew at West Virginia College, gained 8-1 over Devan Gauldin of Woodrow Wilson within the championship match. Bradbury completed his senior season with a 31-2 report.
Jamie Miller of Musselman additionally reached the championship match, however he fell within the 285 ultimate.
Beside the native champions, The Journal’s Jessica Wilt was named because the state coaches affiliation wrestling author of the yr.