Blue Valley Northwest wrestlers participate in Luther's Team Wrestling Camp

Aug. 2, 2013For immediate release Contact: Julie Shockey, Luther College Coordinator of Campus News Telephone: (563) 387-1865 E-mail: news@luther.edu Blue Valley Northwest High School wrestling team participates in Luther's Team Wrestling Camp DECORAH, Iowa—The Blue Valley Northwest High School wrestling team participated in the 2013 Luther College Team Wrestling Camp in Decorah, Iowa. The 2013 Luther wrestling camps, directed by Luther head wrestling coach Dave Mitchell, have grown into some of the largest and most recognized camps in the Midwest. In 2013, more than 1,000 athletes participated, representing nearly 70 teams from seven states. Recent clinicians have included several Olympian, NCAA champion and All-American wrestlers, including Cale Sanderson, Brandon Slay and Brent Metcalf. Campers at the 2013 camps participated in team building activities, intensive "Train Like a Norseman" sessions, technique sessions and live wrestling sessions. The camp closed with an individual tournament. Sam Elliott and Ben Charpentier, members of the Huskie wrestling team, earned Wrestler of the Day honors from Luther camp counselor Jayden DeVilbiss. DeVilbiss served as Blue Valley Northwest's Camp Coach, providing wrestlers with written and verbal feedback throughout the camp. The Blue Valley Northwest wrestling team is coached by Head Coach Tim Serbonsek and Assistant Coach Zach Orrick. This was the Huskies seventh year attending camp. For more information about the Luther wrestling program, visit http://sports.luther.edu/men/wrestling/index.html.
-30- Participants of the Blue Valley Northwest wrestling team included Row 1(left to right): Blake Johnson, ChrisBeebe, Foster Jacobs, Paxton DeVilbliss, Josh Peck, Sam Taylor, Jake McClain, Samarth Thakur, Tim Serbovsek; Row 2 (left to right): Jayden DeVilbliss, Desi O'Grady, Nick Charpentier, Chris Lyons, Carter Tierney, Christian Atteberry, Ben Charpentier, Kyle Styve, Max Tierney, Charlie Nelson, Sean Salernd, Zach Orrick

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