The First Wrestling Champions at EHS

The First Wrestling Champions at EHS

Katie Gomez, Staff Reporter

Back row: R.Carlson, R. Buxman, R.Wolf, T. Kerbs, R. Shonerman, R. Danielson, O.Aleman. Front row: S. Hankel, D. Stroberg, T. Becker, D. Sullivan, D. Le er, A. Antuna, D. Helzer, D.J. Schwab. The varsity wrestling team pictured in 1972, included juniors and state champions Rick Danielson (back row, second from right) and Terry Becker (third from left).

Rick Danielson was one of the first state champions for wrestling at EHS. He won state in 1972 during his junior year. Danielson then went on to win another state title his senior year in 1973.

Terry Becker was also one of the first state champions at EHS. Becker won alongside his teammate, Danielson, in the wrestling state championships in 1972. Becker was also a junior when he became a state champion.