High School News
MRH Finishes Strong at State Wrestling Meet
The Maplewood Richmond Heights Wrestling Team went to State in Columbia, MO on February 21, 2015. Six students competed in the tournament. Romelle Person, 11th grade, won first place while Ronald Stewart, 11th grade, took home second place. Person won the 120 lb state title in the Class 1 division of the Missouri Wrestling Championship.
Person went up against Maysville’s Kaleb Popplewell and Stewart was pinned by Whitfield’s Mike McAteer.
This is Person’s second time at State, last year he made it to the championship round where he placed second. Person was 41-1 before he went to State.
“I have been working very hard and improving since last season, I was ready this year,” said Person.
Read the full story at St. Louis Post Dispatch.
For more information, contact MRH School District at (314) 644-4400.