Mining City Elementary Wrestling returns

The Butte Wrestling Club and the Butte School District No. 1 “R.O.C.K.I.E.S.” is once again hosting Mining City Elementary Wrestling.

Practices began this week and will continue through the city-wide folkstyle wrestling tournament on March 30. The tournament will be held at Ross J. Richardson Memorial Gymnasium at Butte High School.

All fifth and sixth grade students of Butte and Ramsay schools can participate in the program and the opportunity to win the Mining City Grade School championship trophy. Individual awards will be given out for first through sixth place.

Practices will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on March 16, 21, 22 and 29 at the Butte High School wrestling room, which is located below the Butte High gym.