Rising Star: David-Brian Whisler
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (ABC7) —
Sports and David-Brian Whisler found each other at a young age.
His father, David Senior, introduced him to wrestling.
Today, David-Brian is a wrestler at Maryland.
But in the fall of 2016, his biggest cheerleader, his father, became very sick with stage IV melanoma.
His father died last March. He was only 50 years old.
As ABC7 sports reporter Scott Abraham shows us, David-Brian has found peace on the wrestling mat setting an example for his teammates.
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