After a standout season on the mat, Independence High School wrestler and rising senior Skylar Bixby is our 2019 Female Athlete of the Year for the school.
In February, she became the only Williamson County girls wrestler to medal in the TSSAA individual wrestling tournament, placing fifth in her competitions.
She was named the county’s 2018-19 WillCo Girls Wrestler of the Year at at ceremony last month.
According to Pin-TN.com, Bixby is the state’s second-best wrestler in the 170 class for 2018-19.
She will return to wrestle with Independence when she returns for her season this fall.
Photo by Whitney Jarreld.