Aztec Wrestling Nation Newsletter #3 4/26/21

Aztec Wrestling Nation Newsletter #3 2021 4/26/21

Aztec High School had its second week of some action, while the Middle School finalized its short season at Hermosa. With some of its best wrestlers out due to contact tracing, Koogler once again wrestled with only four kids and came away with two champions and two placers. The High School dueled Shiprock for a third district win, by a score of 54-0. Two of our girls went undefeated, at the Bobcat Girls Scramble.


Koogler Middle School Results:

104 # 8th Nadya Duran 3rd Place

118# 7th Tanner Olguin Champion

118# 7th Ean Whitaker 4th Place

125# 7th Juaquin Duran Champion


Missing was:

133# 7th Michael Colson, placer last two weeks

154# 8th Zach Sanders, Champion last week

220# 8th Deegan Keenom, Champion last two weeks


Aztec High School Girls Results:

126# 10th Makayla Munoz Champion 4-0

145# 11th Princess Altisi Champion 2-0


Wrestling News: Bryson Valdez, freshman and 106# defending NM State Champion, competed at the toughest prep wrestling tournament in the nation at Virginia Beach. Competing in the freshmen division, Bryson earned All American honors and placed 7th, with a 6-2 record. He had wins over California, Ohio, Maryland, New York, North Carolina and Missouri.

Wrestlers of the Week: Varsity, Bryson Valdez Girls, Makayla Munoz for going 4-0


Events this Week: Bronco Duals in Kirtland on Thursday, wrestling starts at 4pm. The competition will be with Cleveland High School, Farmington High School, Albuquerque Academy High School, Newcomb High School and Kirtland Central.


Saturday in Bernalillo for the Spartan Duals, wrestling starts at 10am. Competition there will include Belen High School. Silver City High School, St. Michaels High School, Bloomfield High School and Bernalillo.