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Some 80 girls (many of which are pictured here in the end of tournament photo) participated in the 2019 MPSSAA Girls Invitational Wrestling Tournament held on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Anne Arundel County's Northeast High School in Pasadena Md. This event was organized to spotlight girls' increasing participation in the sport of wrestling and to further educate about girls' participation and increase the popularity of this growing division in the sport. 17 of the 80 wrestlers were from Montgomery County (20%).The tournament was run based on weight classes adopted by USA Wrestling (100, 106, 112, 117, 122, 127, 132, 138, 144, 152, 164, 180, 200, 225). Watkins Mill's Seda Tsarni is up front in the orange sweat pants.