My Favorite Quotes
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 Jim Tonte - “Eric is on a roll. He's wrestling as well as I've seen him wrestle in high school, and it's happening at the right time.”
 Jim Tonte - “I told them that they were champions. They had a great year, and they're state champions in my mind.”
 Jim Tonte - “I was speaking at the middle school wrestling banquet in 2002 after we'd finished second in the state tournament. I passed around my (runner-up) ring and told them that we were going to get the other ring, the champion ring, before they left high school.”
 Jim Tonte - “I'm still a firm believer that if you have a quality kid and he wants to wrestle in college, you can get him in school and get help whether it's financial aid, Pell grants or college scholarships. It obviously helps if you're a good student, because you can get some other finances through academics as well.”
 Jim Tonte - “The team sectional can take care of itself this weekend if each kid goes out and puts himself in the best position for the following weekend. These kids know the better they do this week, the better off they are in the regional. There's no chance of losing focus (today).”