Valley Elite wrestlers have national-level coaching, potential

On a dreary Thursday afternoon, the Valley Elite Wrestling Club was getting expert advice.

The off-season freestyle wrestling club is comprised of athletes fourth grade and up from all around the Minnesota River Valley, stretching out to Waterville and St. Peter as well as to students from the Le Sueur-Henderson and Tri-City United School districts.

Coach Dave Pfarr said the club is essential to developing top-tier wrestlers, partially because they get top-tier coaching. While Pfarr leads the team, three others help the athletes fine tune their skills. Continue reading at