Owosso's Megan Vondrasek Tops First Wrestling Girls State Finals Event
State Champion! Vondrasek Takes First At First Year Event
Posted by Owosso Now at 9:03pm 2/10/19
Owosso's Megan Vondrasek claims 130 lb State Champion title at first-ever Wrestling Girls State Finals./Owosso Public Schools
“As president of the MWA, our board and membership has been supportive of this effort to bring a girls state championship to Michigan High School Wrestling,” Michigan Wrestling Association President Casey Randolph said in a December statement announcing the first-ever Michigan Wrestling Coaches Association Girls State Finals event.
Owosso's Megan Vondrasek claimed the 130 lb state title in last Sunday's event held at Adrian College’s Merillat Sport and Fitness Center.
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Nationally, girls wrestling participation has nearly doubled since 2014 with more than 16,565 athletes competing during the 2017-18 season, according to the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS). MHSAA member high schools reported 250 girls reported participating in wrestling last season, the association noted.
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