Girls Varsity Wrestling · Karla Padilla Makes History! State Champion!


Karla Padilla makes history in the state of Utah by becoming the very first Girl’s Wrestling State Champion. 6A was the first state tournament held in Utah, and Karla wrestled the first championship match of the tournament. She finished the match in style, pinner her opponent in the second period, when she was winning 8-1. Karla finished the year with a record of 16-1. Her loss came in her first match of the season. Since then, she has rallied 16 straight victories! For more on the State Tournament, as well as an interview of Karla after her win, click on the links.

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