| Main |

National Wrestling Hall of Fame to induct YHS Coach Gaylord Strand


YCS Coach Gaylord Strand, Dillon Harris
Photo courtesy: Yelm Community Schools

– Yelm HS Coach Gaylord Strand to be inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame
At Yelm High School from 1974 to Present – in his 43rd season of service
“Coach Strand will be inducted in the national wrestling coaches Hall of Fame. He will be Washington’s inductee this year and will be honored at a Hall of Fame banquet in Olympia on March19. He will be permanently recognized at the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Learn more about his outstanding career,” quoting Yelm Community Schools.
Read more


– Editor’s note:
Coach Strand is in a group of 11 inductees representing high schools, colleges and associations around the state of Washington. The Red Lion Hotel in Olympia will be the site of a banquet and induction ceremony, March 19th, 2pm. This event is open to the public, tickets can be purchased by clicking here for the National Wrestling Hall of Fame – Washington Chapter website.


– “‘I came back to wrestle’ says Yelm’s Ariana Zemke after year in Japan”
“Ariana Zemke moved across the world to wrestle for Yelm High School.

That’s the reason — the only reason — she is here.

Zemke, who spent the past year attending high school in Japan, said this mat room — and she’s wrestled in plenty of them — feels like home,” by Lauren Smith, Tacoma News-Tribune.
Read more

Posted by Steve on January 11, 2017 at 7:16 am | Permalink

Post a comment

No comments yet. You should be kind and add one!

By submitting a comment you grant Yelm Community Blog a perpetual license to reproduce your words and name/web site in attribution. Inappropriate and irrelevant comments will be removed at an admin’s discretion. Your email is used for verification purposes only, it will never be shared.

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Categories

Archives

Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com