Westrom elected to wrestling HOF
Minnesota State Rep. Torrey Westrom, of Elbow Lake, was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. Westrom was inducted as a Medal of Courage honoree.
At age 14, in 1987, Westrom lost his eyesight in a car accident. He had been a basketball player, but he was encouraged to try wrestling. As a sophomore he joined the West Central High School wrestling team.