Salisbury earns victories in wrestling

The Western New England Wrestling Championship was held at Salisbury School Feb. 11. Photo by Joseph Meehan

Salisbury School hosted the Western New England Wrestling Championship on Saturday, Feb. 11.

Salisbury earned this year’s Tournament Sportsmanship Award and freshman Peter Schellbach was crowned the Western New England Champion at 113 pounds. 

The freshman from New York City has been one of the few bright spots this season for a team that has been riddled with injuries. On Saturday, he continued his already remarkable rookie campaign with a shining moment in the finals to put him on the winner’s podium. 

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