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Springbrook wins first wrestling state championship; Damascus takes its seventh in a row

News Summed Up 2019-02-10 05:30:00

(Photo by Will Newton for The Washington Post)About 20 minutes before the Maryland 4A dual meet championship Saturday evening, Springbrook wrestling coach Rob Whittles walked toward the table showcasing the state championship trophy. After its 36-18 victory over South River, Springbrook was the state champion for the first time. (Photo by Will Newton for The Washington Post)[Photos from the Maryland state dual wrestling meet]With nine starters expected to return next year, Springbrook hopes to continuing building on its milestone. For the seventh consecutive year, the Swarmin’ Hornets were headed toward a Maryland state title with a 45-16 victory over Glenelg. Still, at the team’s parents meeting in November, Furgeson said the Swarmin’ Hornets were set on winning another state title.