Wrestling spotlight: Defiance's Villarreal leads in his own quiet way

The time has come for Defiance's humble Villarreal

By MIKE VERNOT vernot@crescent-news.com Published:

On the wall of the Defiance wrestling practice loft are the names of those individuals who earned a place there. Some may have won state championships, or coached the team to multiple WBL titles, others have placed at the districts while still others have etched their legacy there by winning more than anyone else. And while all deserve the praise they earned, some have inspired those around them and those following in a quiet, unassuming way.Defiance senior, Tana Villarreal could be the poster boy for that type of wrestler at Defiance as he has left his mark on the program in a very humble manner.