Underdogs ready to seize the day

Coyote wrestling team building base for next season

EARNING HIS WINGS—Calabasas High wrestler Angel Garcia, top, earned a pin against Westlake’s Kevin Jimenez during a Marmonte League dual last week. Garcia is a tough sophomore heavyweight.
Sports underdogs have secured cushioned seats in the pantheon of popular culture.
There are the Average Joe’s from “Dodgeball.” Ralph Macchio in “The Karate Kid.” And of course the adorable leprechaun Sean Astin in “Rudy.”
Along Mulholland Highway, there are the Calabasas High wrestlers, a motley c...

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