Believe: Kimball Area wins first 1A wrestling team championship

The Cubs fell behind 15-0 in the first three matches in the finals before rolling to victory, using their season-long one-word motto.

The Kimball Area wrestling team didn’t enter the 2020-21 season with any complicated goals. No fancy mission statements. Just one word.


Introduced by assistant coach Doug Joseph at the beginning of the season, “believe” was adopted as its motto. Before the Cubs could actually defeat section opponent Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City for the first time in a decade, they had to believe it. Then before the Cubs won the first state title in program history, they had to believe they could.

And then they did it. Continue reading at →

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