Photo by Tamie Meck
Paonia High School senior Noelle Helmer is shown working toward a pin against an opponent at the Delta Panther Wrestling Invitational. Helmer wrestles at 160 pounds on the junior varsity team. She is the first female to wrestle for Paonia High School.When Noelle Helmer moved from Alaska to Paonia her senior year, she was set on joining the school's wrestling team.
Helmer, 17, is a senior at Paonia High School.