What are some of the perks of ranking among the best in the state at your sport?
For Wyatt Corley, the answer to that question was the opportunity to travel to Bulgaria and wrestle as a member of the Wyoming team against four different Bulgarian squads, one of which was made up of Olympians in training.
A trip to Bulgaria to wrestle does not come along every day, so when Corley was offered a spot on the Wyoming team, it took him a moment to jump at the chance.
“When I got the phone call asking if I wanted to go to Bulgaria, I was asleep. So when my mom asked me if I wanted to go, I said no,” he laughed. “But then I realized what she was saying, and I changed my tune because I knew it was a once in a lifetime opportunity.”