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Addison Trail alumna qualifies for wrestling World Championship

Published: Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 3:31 p.m. CDT

ADDISON – An alumna of Addison Trail and wrestler recently qualified to represent the U.S. at the World Championship this year.

Veronica Carlson won her weight division at the Women's World Team Wrestle-Offs at Palmer High School earlier this month. She was also fifth at the World University Games this year.

Using a succession of leg laces to finish both wins by technical fall, Carlson made her first Senior World Team.

The World Championship will be Sept. 16 through 22 in Budapest, Hungary.

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