Many hands are raised after former Ohio State Wrestler J.D. Bergman asks how many Beallsville Elementary School students want to be better sons and daughters and friends during his visit at the school Tuesday, Nov. 15.J.D. Bergman speaks with the Beallsville High School football and wrestling teams Tuesday, Nov. 15 during his visit to Monroe County.

Former OSU wrestler visits county schools

“Who wants to be the son or daughter for their parents? Who wants to be the best friend to all their friends?” former Ohio State University wrestling standout J.D. Bergman asked the grade school students during the Celebrate Sports Tour’s stop at Beallsville Elementary.

Not surprisingly, nearly all of the students raised their hand.

That’s the type of enthusiasm Bergman and Brett Bohl, founder of the Celebrate Sports Tour, were hoping for during their whirlwind tour of Monroe County Tuesday, Nov. 14.

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