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The Star’s high school athletes of the week (Feb. 26)

Connor Brown
Connor Brown

Connor Brown

▪ SCHOOL: Oak Grove

▪ YEAR: Sophomore

▪ SPORT: Wrestling

Brown completed an undefeated season Saturday, when he won his second straight Missouri Class 2 106-pound wrestling state championship. He finished his sophomore year 49-0, including a school record-tying 39 pins, and helped Oak Grove win its 16th team state title.

Tori Beeler

▪ SCHOOL: Park Hill South

▪ YEAR: Junior

▪ SPORT: Swimming

The Star’s reigning All-Metro swimming of the year successfully defended her state title in the 200-yard individual medley Saturday, and she also won the 100-yard backstroke. Beeler set a new school record in the 200 I.M., completing the race in 2 minutes, 3.65 seconds.

| Sam McDowell, smcdowell@kcstar.com