The biggest test of the year is on tap this week for several of the county’s girls wrestling teams.
The Queen of the Hill Tournament, hosted by Corona HS, takes place Thursday and Friday at La Sierra University in Riverside.
Corona coach Jim Bowers said there will be 73 schools in attendance, with a good mix of Northern and Southern California powers. Wrestling begins Thursday at 9:30 a.m. and Friday at 9 a.m.
Bowers said that 35-40 percent of the participants are either state qualifiers or state medalists.
“This is the toughest of the season,” Kennedy girls wrestling coach Mike Kim said. “All of the top girls will be there and coaches will get to see where their girls stand against the best.”Read the rest of this entry »