Art of wrestling: Solitary strength, mental toughness elevate sport



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To the untrained eye, there is nothing delicate, intricate or strategic about a high school wrestling match.

But to the connoisseur, the flailing arms, bobbing heads, circular jousting and body slams are anything but unleashed chaos.

To the contrary, it is all part of a mental and physical chess match with an alluring aesthetic quality all its own.

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