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The girl who beat the boys fires up the girls wrestling community

By THEO FRANZ, Star Tribune, 03/02/24, 6:00PM CST


Northfield's Caley Graber lost her semifinal, but not her support, after becoming the first girl to win a match — and then another — in the boys bracket at state.

Northfield's Caley Graber (top) lost twice and won again Saturday, finishing fifth in her class in the boys bracket at the state meet. (Angelina Katsanis, Star Tribune)

Graber ultimately finished fifth, with another victory in the consolation bracket. 

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