Brunswick Gets New Wrestling Mat in honor of Rich Bartholomew

Published 12/25 2011 09:12PM

Updated 12/25 2011 09:24PM

BRUNSWICK, MD -- The Bartholomew family is synonomous with wrestling in the Brunswick community.

But then tragedy struck the family. Rich Bartholomew developed a form of Leukemia, and he later passed away.

Bartholomew, in charge of the Junior League system.. wanted a new wrestling mat for the high school... So through donations from boosters of around $3,000 and the junior league giving around $4,000.  They got the mat that Rich wanted in time for the opening match this season.

Travis, who has only had one loss on the mat this season, and the Railroaders decided to dedicate this season to Rich.

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