Deeper squad spurring
confidence as Stars look
for next-level success
By Justin Sokeland
The numbers are up, and so is the expectation level as Bedford North Lawrence prepares for the 2016-17 campaign.
For a program with a limited history of success, BNL coach Roy Bruce Jr. is daring to dream big. The Stars have never won a team sectional championship, they didn’t advance a wrestler out of the regional last season, yet there is a measurable energy and excitement level. There is, after all, strength in numbers.
With a surge in participation (26 will likely be the final tally), and with talent in the midst, BNL is poised for a breakout year. Why not make it historic?
“We want to win now,” Bruce said. “There’s no more time to wait. It’s time to start winning.