SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) - A Sikeston, Mo. wrestler has made school history.
Kate Grubbs will be a part of the first year of competitors to take part in the Missouri Girls State Championships on February 16.
“It takes a lot of hard work to get here. I put in the effort in the gym,” Grubbs said
Three girls took part in the first season of girls wrestling at Sikeston.
Head wrestling coach Corey Adkinsson said they have the same expectations for the girls.
Grubbs pointed out that wrestling against boys has made her want to work harder and grow as a wrestler
The state championships will take place in Columbia, Missouri.