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Big Orange Enters 38th Year

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      A premier wrestling tournament SW Virginia will hear the first whistle tomorrow morning at William Byrd high school.  The mats were going down Thursday at the home of the Terriers for the 38th annual Big Orange Classic.  Two dozen of SW Virginia's finest teams will be having at it.  The staff at William Byrd was hard at work to get things ready for what has become a huge community event.  Head Terriers Coach Thomas Kessler won this tournament when he wrestled for his alma mater, and now returns..as the head coach. He says the tournament victory was his favorite moment in his high school wrestling career--and it meant a lot then, and it means even more now.

     

 

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