The National Wrestling Hall of Fame announced the state winners for the Tricia Saunders High School Excellence Award and Broken Arrow’s Olivia Brown is the winner for the state of Oklahoma
From the National Wrestling Hall of Fame
“The award recognizes and celebrates the nation’s most outstanding high school senior female wrestlers for their excellence in wrestling, scholastic achievement, citizenship, and community service.
First presented in 2014, the TSHSEA is named for Tricia Saunders, a four-time World Champion and women’s wrestling pioneer. Saunders was the first woman to be inducted as a Distinguished Member of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2006 and was inducted into the United World Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2011.
TSHSEA regional winners are scheduled to be announced on July 28 and the national winner on August 11. Regional winners are selected from state winners, and the national winner will be chosen from the regional winners. “