State titles remain top targets for Colts wrestlers

SPRINGFIELD – The Thurston Colts wrestling team has as much recent success as any program in the area. Under head coach Mike Simons the past three postseasons the girls won the state title in 2020 and ’21 before finishing second last year. The boys team finished 10th in 2020, second in ’21 and third last year.

The goal this year: Have both teams win the state title.

“That’s our goal all year long. We want to win a boys state title and we want to win a girls one,” Simons said. “A big part of . . .