Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Moriarty Wrestler Goes All Out.(Sports)

Byline: Tim Menicutch Journal Staff Writer

* After a slow start, James Gallegos sets some lofty goals for himself and his team

James Gallegos, a Moriarty High senior, worked last summer stocking groceries for a local food store.

The summer job put money in his pocket, of course. Gallegos still felt needy when the wrestling season started last month.

"I wasn't in shape when the season started," said Gallegos, a four-year wrestler at Moriarty. "I didn't train enough in the off-season. That was my fault."

Gallegos would change the past if he could. "I'd try to spend more time working out, that's for sure," he said.

Since that's not an option, Gallegos is doing the next best thing: Working twice as hard now that the season is in full swing. …

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