Olympic Quest Began in H.S. For Female Wrestler
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Oregon native Kelsey Campbell is a freestyle wrestler getting ready to compete in the London Olympics. She began wrestling in high school, competing against boy. She's currently training at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado. (July 11)


[Location: Colorado Springs, Colo. _ June 12, 2012](SOT/Kelsey Campbell, USA Wrestling, 55kg freestyle Olympic wrestler](``In wrestling you just don't have time to be a girl on the mat.'')VO: Campbell pinning a teammate during practiceVO: Kelsey Campbell during practice[SOT/Kelsey Campbell, USA Wrestling, 55kg Olympic wrestler](``I'm still a girlie girl. I'm serious.'')VO: Tight of Campbell pinning a teammate on the mat, in her USA jacket, during practice(``I'm feminine, i have girl tendencies, I like to paint my nails. You know, I like to doll up every now and then. Just do things that girls like to do. I like shopping. The normal stuff.'')VO: Teammates during practice. Wide of teammates during practice. (``I didn't know girls wrestled. I thought I was the only one. And then then I found out later in the season (during high school) that there was another girl in my league, in my district and I was so afraid, I was like, `I don't ever want to wrestle her.' Like I was, then suddenly I felt like I could relate to the guys a little more.'')VO: Campbell putting on headphones, Campbell running during practice.(SOT/Campbell)(``I had some friends on the team and, it was actually my junior year (in high school) and I don't even know how we got to talking about it. I did other sports and I guess, maybe I was being arrogant, I'm not sure but it somehow came up. `I can handle wrestling. Who couldn't handle wrestling.'')VO: Campbell getting ready for a match, wrestling a teammate to the floor(SOT/Campbell)(``First day and I showed up, you know, the head (high school) coach handed me a mop but I was there to join the team. And I didn't have any expectations, I was just trying to last. So that's how I got into it, but I don't think I would have ever tried out any other way, or under any other circumstances.'') VO: Campbell at practice with women's freestyle women's wrestling coach Terry Steiner looking on, Campbell listening intently to Steiner, wide of Steiner addressing wrestlers.(SOT/Campbell)(``I'm just trusting what my coaches are telling me and you know leaving it all on the mat every day when I practice and I think that I'm in a really good place going into the Olympics.'')[VO: Cambell in USA jacket walking away](****END****) VIDEO PRODUCER: PETER BANDA ---------------------------VIDEO SOURCE: AP -----------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: BOB MCCALL----------------------------VIDEO RESTRICTIONS: NONE ----------------------------------MARKET EMBARGO (S): NONE--------------------------------SCRIPT/WIRE SOURCE: