Bellefontaine’s Young earns two all-American wrestling honors

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Bellefontaine’s Makayla Young earned two all-American honors after competing at the U.S. Women’s National Championships over the weekend in Irving, Texas, where world team and national team spots were being contested.

Young placed seventh in the 15-and-under division at 42 kilograms and placed eighth in the 16-and-under cadet division at 43 kilograms. Young was the only Ohio team member to place in two divisions this year.

She also beat a former world team member to earn her all-American status.