After five years of losing seasons, eighth grade wrestler David Wilson has turned his wrestling career from a series of frustrating losses into something quite different: a 15-3 record this season and a spot in the Liberty Nationals Tournament on Feb. 25. However, despite his newfound success on the wrestling mat, 14-year-old Wilson has his priorities.
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