Cupboard Not Bare For Bentonville

Only Returning Sophomore Spent Much Of Summer Wrestling, Should Be Strong

Posted: November 26, 2012 at 5 a.m.

Bentonville’s Aaron Grigsby controls Springdale Har-Ber’s David Salgado during the NWA Duels at Heritage High School in Rogers on Dec. 10.

Bentonville lost a pair of state champions to graduation off last year’s team, which finished third in the Class 6A-7A state wrestling tournament, but coach Bill Desler believes this year’s team has the potential to be strong, too.

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