Union County clinches history-making fourth straight wrestling state title

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Union County made history over the weekend, becoming the first program in KHSAA history to win four straight state championships. 

The Braves had three individual state champions on Saturday, and nine wrestlers place fourth or higher in their respective weight classes.

The Braves have won the title five of the last six years. A pep rally was held at Union County High School to celebrate the championship on Sunday.

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(This story was originally published on February 17, 2019)

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