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St. Joseph’s Nolan Wertanen defeats Lakeshore’s Cubby Wolff during a 112-pound wrestling match in February. Wertanen won his second consecutive state championship on Friday.

St. Joseph's Nolan Wertanen became the second Bears wrestler in school history Friday to capture back-to-back state championships.

The 112-pound junior capped off a perfect season by defeating Southgate Andover's Adrian Rosas 9-4 in their Division 2 title tilt at the VanAndel Area in Grand Rapids.