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Female Wrestler Pins Challenges, Opposition for Sparta

Sierra 'Sissy' Blasone a fierce competitor in male-dominated sport, driven to reach lofty goals.

Don't be surprised by her diminutive 4-foot-10 stature, Sierra "Sissy" Blasone is a fierce competitor for the Sparta High School wrestling team.

Influenced by her brother, Blasone began wrestling when she was 6 years old. Now the Sparta sophomore wrestles in the 113-pound weight class at the high school level, has helped the Spartans to a 7-1 start to the season and has aspirations of competing in college and even in the Olympics one day.

Nucky Thompson January 10, 2013 at 12:22 AM
H-W-S Wresting Tournament at Hopatcong HS this weekend. Friday night and Saturday. What else are you doing this weekend? I didn't think so. See you there!
Edubb January 17, 2013 at 06:09 PM
Any updates on how Hopatcong or Sparta wrestlers did at the tournament???

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