Aztec Wrestling Summer Tidbits: June 2018
6th Annual Aztec Tigers High Desert Credit Union Summer Duals & Clinic
Dr. Nate McClain, a 1999 Aztec High graduate, 3x New Mexico State Champ, collegiate All American from Iowa Central and wrestled at Nebraska, was the featured clinician. He emphasized position while on the mat, wrestling at the next level and respect.
Aztec won their own Summer Duals for the second year, against some very good competition. 12 schools were at attendance at this year’s duals.
1st Aztec Black 2nd Spearfish SD 3rd Piedra Vista 4th Del Norte/Volcano Vista
4th Camp Verde AZ 6th Aztec Orange 7th KC/Manzano 8th Bayfield/Clark NV/Durango
Aztec Black had wins over: 4-0
Aztec 67 Bayfield/Clark Nv. /Durango 3 Aztec 50 Del Norte/Volcano Vista 13
Aztec 50 Camp Verde Az. 27 Aztec 38 Spearfish SD 33
Aztec Orange went 1-3
Aztec 42 KC/Manzano 24 Aztec 30 Piedra Vista 31
Aztec 6 Spearfish SD 74 Aztec 18 Camp Verde AZ 40
17 Aztec Wrestlers traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada for the 12th Annual Las Vegas Summer Duals and went 6-0 in Duals.
Aztec 42 La Moore, CA 30 Aztec 61 Canyon, CA 15 Aztec 52 Murrieta Valley, CA 18
Aztec 69 Regis Jesuit, CO 3 Aztec 53 Gremlin WC, CA 18 Aztec 43 Piedra Vista 28
Aztec 2 Foothills 0 forfeit
Place winners during the Individual Tournament:
Dylan St. Vrain 3rd, Cody Candelaria 1st, Hunter Riddick 4th, Bode Wooley 1st, Malcolm Altisi 2nd
Logan Thorpe 3rd, Caleb Varzeas 2nd
We ended the trip with a mat stay and roll around at Winslow High School on our way home.
23 Individual records:
Bella Wells 5-6, Justin Hargis 6-5, Dalyn Medina 1-3, Jaren McBride 9-4, Drake Dansie 3-7, Jacob Adame 1-1, Sammy Minton 6-7, Demetri Dufur 0-3, Dylan St. Vrain 9-6, Christian Robison 12-3, Cody Candelaria 13-1, Garrett Birzer 3-1, Hunter Medina 10-2, Zane Chapman 2-2, Hunter Riddick 7-6, Bode Wooley 15-0, Logan Klepac 7-7, Gage Barboa 1-3, Logan Thorpe 11-2, Malcolm Altisi 11-3,
Caleb Varzeas 8-5, Zack Roberts 4-8, Josh Hannah 5-8
149-78 66% win
Garrett Birzer and Zane Chapman went to the 2-week Naval Academy Wrestling Camp.
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