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High school wrestler refuses to face girl

Des Moines (KAIT) - A high-school wrestler in Iowa withdrew from the state tournament after refusing to face a girl.

Sophomore Joel Northrup defaulted the match to freshman Cassy Herkelman, saying his religious beliefs prevented him from competing in the match.

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