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A Hawk grappler for the ages

Former wrestler and Terrace alumnus Norm Buntting kneels on the wrestling mats in the Terraceum with his service dog Charlie. The pair are a common sight at wrestling matches, cheering on the current generation of competitors.

By Ritika Khanal, Co-Editor-In-Chief

March 10, 2020

Norm Buntting, a 1971 Terrace graduate, still deeply loves wrestling 49 years after his time representing the Hawks. In fact, at every MTHS wrestling match, he and his service dog Charlie can be found sitting on the benches, cheering on the team for which he was once a central member. No matter how fa...

From Mat Man to Marines

Mack slams his opponent into the mats during a hotly contested match. Mack would go on to win the match. Mack was the only senior on the wrestling team this school year.

By Jackson Freund, Lifestyle Editor

June 14, 2018

From an early age, senior Reyne Mack has been widely seen as a devoted member of multiple organizations and teams. He has been a Boy Scout since he was ten, he was a member of the MTHS football team during his freshman and sophomore years, he was a member of track from his freshman through his junior...

Terrace wrestling takes second at sub-regional championships

Syd Springberg pins Shorecrest's Chris Seyfried back in the Jan.9 match vs. Shorecrest at the Terraceum

By TK Johnson

February 8, 2014

This past Friday and Saturday, the Terrace wrestling team took second place as team in the 3A WESCO South Sub-Regional Championships at Marysville Pilchuck High School. Final Results from Pilchuck: Taylor Heatherington - 1st (120) Gene An - 2nd (120) Pavel Oliferovskiy - 4th (132) Taron...

Forfeits, great performance by the Hawks grab a victory for Terrace wrestling

Forfeits, great performance by the Hawks grab a victory for Terrace wrestling

By Luke Luttrell

January 13, 2014

The Hawks wrestling team won a competitive match against the Shorecrest Scots, 39-23, Thursday night in the Terraceum. Approaching the last matchup, the Hawks took the first lead over the Scots 24-23 after Shawn Poole’s major decision win. Syd Springberg, No. 8 state ranked in 170 pound weight class, won the first pin of the night to pull...

10 wrestlers to regionals, one to the Dome

By Austin McDermott, Sports Co-Editor

February 20, 2013

It’s not normal for a team that finishes the regular season with a 2-7 record to send 10 athletes to the regional tournament. Then again, wrestling isn’t exactly a normal sport. On Feb. 1, the Hawks traveled north to Stanwood to take on competitors from Glacier Peak, Meadowdale, Shorewood and...

Wrestlers drop a heartbreaker to T-Birds

The Hawks' Kevin Massey (top) pins Shorewood's Dawda Dibba with 5 seconds to go in the match Thursday night in the Terraceum. Massey's pin in the 145 pound weight class tied up the match between the T-Birds and Hawks with one more match to go.

By Luke Luttrell

January 11, 2013

The Hawks wrestling team lost a hard fought match against the Shorewood Thunderbirds 42-36 Thursday night in the Terraceum. Heading into the last matchup, the teams were tied at 36 after Kevin Massey pinned his opponent, Dawda Dibba, with five seconds left in the final round. The WesCo 3A South matchu...

Hawks gear up for winter following a dominating fall season

Sophomore Kevin Massey pins a Lakewood opponent on Wednesday Dec. 5.

By Jack Pearce

December 14, 2012

Winter sports are underway and the Hawks look to reign over the WesCo 3A South Conference. Women’s hoops hope to rebound and start a new era with a surplus of youth on the team and newfound confidence. Men’s basketball looks to follow up a 23-3 season and a trip to the Tacoma Dome with even...

Frosh and JV team updates

By Austin McDermott, Sports Co-Editor

December 14, 2012

Women’s JV Basketball (1-3) Following a season where many JV players shared varsity positions, the Hawks have their own Junior Varsity Women’s Basketball team. After defeating the Sultan Turks 36-31 in the season opener, the lady Hawks dropped three straight games, including losses to ver...

Four Terrace wrestlers compete at WSWA state

By AnhViet Nguyen

May 19, 2011

The Washington State Wrestling Association freestyle state championships were held at Jackson H.S. on May 14. The event featured many of the top wrestling clubs in the state including the Edmonds Wrestling Rhinos, which had four MTHS students compete. Sophomores Trung Banh, Ashley Rucker and Marqueta...

Japanese national wrestlers stop by Terrace on first leg of Washington tour

Japanese national wrestlers stop by Terrace on first leg of Washington tour

By AnhViet Nguyen

January 20, 2011

Wrestling meets usually don’t draw a whole lot of spectators but when a team of talented wrestlers from a different country visits it’s sure to turn a lot of heads and spark intrigue in the community. Through a cultural exchange wrestling program, the Japanese junior national wrestling team w...

Weight of the Wrestling World

Weight of the Wrestling World

By Hawkeye Staff

February 23, 2010

It was about ninety minutes before the district wrestling tournament and the crowd could feel excitement in the air. Anxious wrestlers mulled around in the locker rooms and gyms waiting for their chance to take their opponent down. Amid these anxious wrestlers, some may have caught a glimpse of a Terrace...

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