Amazing moments in amateur wrestling happen just about every week, but nothing may come as close as The best story you’ll see all weekend. A double amputee amateur wrestler by the name of Hassan Hawthorne won his state championship to cap off an undefeated season. The wrestler finished third last year at 145 pounds, but was able to pull it together this year to finally become the state champion. Hassan Hawthorne is not only an amateur wrestling state champion, but an inspiration to anybody who ever had a goal to achieve and thought is would be an impossible dream to achieve.
Double amputee wrestler wins state championshipThe best story you’ll see all weekend! Hasaan Hawthorne is perfectly amazing and now a state champ…PHOTOS: bit.ly/1SIDusP
Posted by ABC 33/40 on Saturday, February 20, 2016