Modesto's Coscia wins state wrestling title

May 11, 2013 

Rory Coscia

Rory Coscia, Salida Middle School female wrestler became the California State Champion at 112lbs at the April 13, 2013 Middle School State event.

UNKNOWN — Dan Glenn

A seventh-grader from Modesto won a girls state wrestling title last month after finishing third in the country in her weight class.

Rory Coscia, 14, was crowned the 112-pound champion after winning every match at the state meet in Vallejo.

In Michigan a few weeks earlier, Rory won five matches at 110 pounds to finish third.

ory has a 4.0 GPA at Glick Middle School, but wrestles for a team in Salida. Her record against girls was 37-3.

"Rory is unique in that she has athletic ability and strength that most kids, especially girls her age, simply don't have," said Dan Glenn, her coach.

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