Herald athlete of the week: Eric Soler

February 20, 2012

Prep athlete of the week
Herald staff

Eric Soler

Lake Stevens | Boys wrestler

The 126-pound Vikings grappler defeated two previously undefeated wrestlers in the semifinals and finals to win an individual state championship this past weekend at Mat Classic XXIV. Soler made a move in overtime to beat No. 1-ranked Steven Hopkins, of Tahoma, 8-6 in the final.