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Lincoln-Way West graduate Anthony Bendy (left) competes during Joliet Junior College’s Purple vs. White Wrestle-Off scrimmage. Bendy has returned to wrestling after battling cancer and has won four matches for the Wolves. JOLIET JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETICS
Steve Millar, Sports Editor
3:05 pm CST January 3, 2020

The rounds and rounds of chemotherapy Anthony Bendy underwent while beating non-Hodgkin lymphoma twice certainly took a toll on the New Lenox native’s body. 

Bendy, a Lincoln-Way West graduate, was not sure if he had the strength to compete on the collegiate wrestling mat, but he wanted to try.