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West, Smith come away victorious at IHSGW state finals

West, Smith come away victorious at IHSGW state finals
Published: Jan. 15, 2022 at 11:15 PM CST
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KOKOMO, Ind. (WFIE) - Saturday was a very special day for a couple of wrestlers from southwest Indiana.

Mount Vernon sophomore Hannah West and Heritage Hills sophomore MaKenize Smith were both crowned Indiana High School Girls Wrestling state champions.

Both competed in the IHSGW state finals held at Kokomo High School, and both ended up with top honors in their respective weight classes.

West won her championship in the 170-pound weight class, while Smith came away with her title at the 98-pound level. Both wrestlers pinned their way through the entire state finals, taking down every opponent by fall.

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