Wilde Lake senior Tola Morakinyo (170) just completed an outstanding wrestling season, winning county and regional titles. He placed second at last weekend's state tournament, losing a close decision to Bel Air's William Holder-Moore, the wrestler he defeated in the regional finals.
Morakinyo finished the season 39-1.
He has also won a county championship in outdoor track in the pole vault, and was a first team all-county defensive end in football.
Morakinyo took a 30-second timeout with us while preparing for the county wrestling tournament a few weeks ago.
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TV show I can't miss
Batman, The Dark Knight
Prematch warm-up song:
I actually haven't been listening to music this year, but anything to get you pumped up.
(Coach Jeff Starnes): That Katy Perry song.
Hobby I have or had in the past that would surprise people:
Ed Ruth is awesome. Penn State NCAA champion, he's just an amazing athlete.
Hardest class I've ever taken:
Stats AP. I took it last year and it was just killing me.
When I grow up I want to be a:
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