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Faith Lutheran Wrestling 2013-14 Capsule Preview



Head coach: Tim Jeffries, second season

Returning lettermen: 11

Top wrestlers: Trent Dolby (Sr.), Owen Lawrie (Jr.)

Outlook: Dolby, who will likely wrestle at 138 pounds, won the Southern Region title and was fourth in the state meet last year.

He leads a list of 11 returnees for the Crusaders, who also picked up Lawrie, a state runnerup at Bishop Gorman two years ago.

“It’s the most experienced roster we’ve had in recent years,” Jeffries said. “Our expectation is to win the Southern Region.”

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