Kodiak girls wrestlers
faired well at the Alaska Girls Wrestling State Championships at Chugiak High School over the weekend. Two Kodiak
wrestlers won state titles, Chloe Ivanoff and Gloria Roe, and Kodiak took an
unprecedentedly high four girls to the tournament.
Pat Costello is the Kodiak High
School wrestling coach. He said he was proud of
the efforts of the four Kodiak wrestlers who took part in the state tournament.
sec. "We had a really good weekend ... a
couple that decided not to.")
said that Roe, who along with Chloe Ivanoff, took home a state title after
going 2-and-2 in the round robin meet, provided the pleasant surprise of the
of the surprise ... giving up quite a bit of weight.")
won the state title, going 3-and-0 in the 111-pound weight class over wrestlers
from Wasilla and Service, and Roe won the 152-pound class over two wrestlers
from Wasilla. Gaby Serrano came in second in the 120-pound weight class, and
Marie Cabell came in third at 104-pounds. Costello said the state match marked
the end of the girls wrestling season and the girls are now wrestling freestyle
in the evenings through the school's youth club.