Several Hundred Girls to Wrestle in New Jersey in 2019
Bill Evans of NJ Advance Media reports there are several hundreds of girls wrestling in New Jersey this season. The assistant director of the NJSIAA, Bill Bruno, said as of Tuesday afternoon 151 girls wrestlers had been added into the Trackwrestling database. This list is still growing as many schools still need to input their athletes, including Kingsway, which has over 40 girls out for the team.
Among other topics covered in the FAQ, two wrestlers look to lead the girls wrestling charge in New Jersey.
Sophomore Jesse Johnson of Manalapan and sophomore Sydney Petzinger of Parsippany were both All-Americans this year. Johnson was fourth and Petzinger eighth in Fargo.