Apple Valley wrestler takes hold of his future

Apple Valley’s Mark Hall, seeking his fifth wrestling title, has his eyes on much more.

Mark Hall blends in casually in the halls of Apple Valley High School. He’s popular, the result of his stature as a wrestler of uncommon ability, but he moves with humility, never approaching cockiness or arrogance.

To most of his classmates, Hall is just another student in a sea of many. It’s when Hall steps on the mat that he becomes the closest thing high school wrestling has to a rock star. Continue reading at