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Working for his family’s tree service helped Battlefield sophomore All-Met River Curtis become a state champion in 2015 and a contender for years to come.

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Wrestling: Northern’s Jackson Drum enters postseason perfect; Ethan Krause leads Georgetown Prep to 12th straight IAC title

The Patriots senior is 30-0 with 29 pins and one major decision; The Little Hoyas 138-pound standout led them to another conference crown.

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The Bulldogs’ senior is playing — and feeling — better than ever while the Tartans stunned Holton-Arms in their league championship game.

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The Wilson senior’s late surge to win the 1,600 meters helps the Tigers roll to a team championship.

The Patriots senior is 30-0 with 29 pins and one major decision; The Little Hoyas 138-pound standout led them to another conference crown.

Curtis, the defending Virginia 6A state wrestling champion, chops wood as part of the family business.

Working for his family’s tree service helped Battlefield sophomore All-Met River Curtis become a state champion in 2015 and a contender for years to come.

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