Toyota High School Athletes of the Week- West Genesee Wrestling
Every team has a story, some more remarkable or impressive than others.
For West Genesee, it's been the long game to improve into a New York State power.
The Wildcats won the SCAC Metro League Championship Monday by defeating Syracuse. Over the weekend they had a strong showing at a cross-match.
For their efforts, West Genesee is ranked #20 in all of the Empire State.
But it wasn't always this way.
Senior Victor Elias remembers a time when he was a freshman, and the season didn't go anything how the winter of 2018 is going.
Fast forward a few years, and nobody wants to run into the Wildcats.
West Genesee is 7-1 overall and clinched that league title with a 4-0 mark in Metro play.
The only loss? To perennial power and undefeated CBA/J-D. The other matches? Not even close.
Click the video player to watch the Wildcats in action!