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updated: 7/28/2011 6:01 AM

Lake in the Hills female wrestler still chasing Olympic dream

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  • When her brother started winning wrestling medals, Erin Golston of Lake in the Hills decided at age 6 that she wanted some of her own.

    When her brother started winning wrestling medals, Erin Golston of Lake in the Hills decided at age 6 that she wanted some of her own.
    Photo courtesy of the Golston family

  • Erin Golston, left, takes control in her match against Allene Somera of Hawaii at the Body Bar Women's FILA Junior National Championships in Kissimmee, Fla. Golston won that round and continued on to win the May tournament. She's competing this week in the Junior World Championships in Romania.

    Erin Golston, left, takes control in her match against Allene Somera of Hawaii at the Body Bar Women's FILA Junior National Championships in Kissimmee, Fla. Golston won that round and continued on to win the May tournament. She's competing this week in the Junior World Championships in Romania.
    Photo courtesy of the Golston family

 
By Jayna Johns

Lake in the Hills native Erin Golston will wrestle in Romania this week at the Junior World Championships, just another step in her long list of accomplishments toward her goal of becoming an Olympic wrestler.

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