We were supposed to fly to Idaho for the Tri-State Tournament in Coeur d’alene. It’s one of the toughest tournaments in the Northwest. My coach says it’s one of the “top ten toughest tournaments west of the Mississippi”. It’s great competition. We didn’t get to go last year because we got snowed in. Unfortunately, this [...]
Our first tournament of the season was the Mariner tournament on Saturday (12/5). Our team did really well, with 2nd place overall. We had five guys in the championship finals and all but one won.
I won the heavyweight division, pinning all 3 of my opponents including the finals match against Lake Stevens.
I was happy to [...]
We had our first tournament of the season and our team took 2nd place in the Mariner Holiday Tournament.
We had five guys in the finals with four champions including myself!
My last and final wrestling season starts tomorrow.
I’m bigger, faster, & stronger and look forward to getting going. All the football recruiting has been busy and I’m excited to get working out!
The USA Wrestling, Washington State Freestyle State Championships were on Saturday, May 16th at Auburn-Mountain View High School. Our team placed 13 of 14 participants and finished in the top 10 overall.
I had a tough bracket and finally beat Dickerson, a senior from Arlington. He’s a really good wrestler and I needed the victory [...]
The Tournament was at East Valley High School in Spokane. I flew over with the coaches and won the Championship!
Our team did really well, placing 4th out of 55 teams.
The WIAA State High School Wrestling Championships, in the Tacoma Dome, was fun this year. After knee surgery and after a month of intensive rehabilitation, improved diet, and lots of extra cardio (thank you Gold’s Cycling/Spinning classes), I was lucky to be there let alone earn a 7th place finish!
I was also really happy Daniel [...]
I found some wrestling videos from a couple years ago and put together a quick 5 minutes of a few matches from State Greco & Freestyle. I placed in both. There is even a clip of my first “5-point” throw–the only one thrown by our club team in 2008. A five point throw is the [...]