At its March 20 meeting, the board of education recognized BHS senior Markus Hartman, who claimed the Class 3A 152 pound wrestling state championship in February. He is Barrington High School's first state wrestling champion since 1991.
Markus started wrestling at age six and this was his 4th year on the BHS wrestling team. In addition to being a state champion, he is also a three-time conference and Moore-Prettyman Tournament Champion. His career record is 161-13.
Markus plans to continue wrestling at West Point in the fall.