Jacob Kallio; Nashoba Regional, Senior 160 pounds.
Kallio couldn't be more thrilled that the Chieftains captured their first Division 2 state title, and he played a major role in his team's championship march. His most memorable moment as an individual came at the Division 2 states, when he pulled a last-second switch to win his third-place match. For the season under coach Peter Connery, Kallio went 37-7, winning the Division 2 Central crown. He also won at the Chelmsford Tournament and took third at the C.J. McCormick Tournament. As a sophomore, Kallio was named Nashoba's Outstanding Wrestler. He ran cross-country his freshman and sophomore years for the Chieftains. Kallio, who is headed to Penn State University to study forensic science, enjoys longboarding, snowboarding and surfing. He is the son of Nicole and Jim Kallio of Hudson.
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|Publication:||Telegram & Gazette (Worcester, MA)|
|Date:||Apr 5, 2015|
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