Athletics - Wrestling (Boys D-IV, Sec-I | Girls D-I, Sec-V)

2018-19 WRESTLING SCHEDULE

Updated 1/15/19
 
Date Opponent Venue Time
10/29/18 First day of practice ALA 3:30 PM
10/29/18 Preseason Sports Meeting - Room 20
(Athletes & Parents)
ALA 6:00 PM
11/28/18 Sierra Linda Multi Meet Sierra Linda HS 4:00 PM
11/30-12/1 Gila Valley Invitational Pima HS 10:00 AM
12/3/18 Wrestling Pictures ALA Den 3:30 PM
12/5/18 Northwest Christian Duals NWC 2:00 PM
12/7-8/18 Metro Invitational Cesar Chavez HS  
12/12/18 Central HS Multi Meet-CANCELED Central HS 4:00 PM
12/15/18 Parochial Cup Duals NWC 10:00 AM
1/4-5/19 Joseph City Invitational Joseph City 9:00 AM
1/9/19 Wickenburg Duals Wickenburg HS 2:00 PM
1/11-12/19 Prospector Invitational Apache Junction HS 9:00 AM
1/16/19 ALA Duals (Senior Night) ALA 5:00 PM
1/25/19 Mogollon Invitational Mogollon HS 1:00 PM
1/26/19 State Sectionals (Girls) Shadow Ridge HS 10:00 AM
2/2/19 State Sectionals (Boys) Bourgade Catholic 9:30 AM
2/7 /19 State (Boys) Findlay Toyota Center, Prescott FTC 10:30 AM
2/8/19 State (Boys) Findlay Toyota Center, Prescott FTC 10:00 AM
2/8/19 State (Girls) Findlay Toyota Center, Prescott FTC 9:45 AM
2/24/19 Banquet  Coach Wene's home 4:30 PM

2018-19 Coach's Report:

Congratulations to the wrestling team for winning its 3rd consecutive Section championship, defeating 14 other teams.  Twelve Coyotes qualified for state: Joza (1st), Cam, Ethan, Cole, Billy, Ben, Jake (1st), Gavin, Brandon (1st), Daniel (1st), Eva, and Hannah. In the state tournament, the Coyotes finished 7th overall. 
 
Seniors Jake and Brandon finish their careers in the Arizona record books.  Brandon is now ranked 3rd as the all-time winningest wrestler in Arizona history and Jake ranks 5th.  In addition, this year Jake set the state record with most pins in a season with 49.  Great work Coyotes! 

Congratulations to Jake who was selected to the 2018-19 azcentral sports All-Arizona wrestling team! (Only 7 wrestlers in the entire state receive this top honor.)



Results from the D-IV State Wrestling Tournament:

• The team placed 7th!
• Jake - State Champ! (undefeated on the season) Jake set a new Arizona record this year - with 49   
    pins in one season. He also finished his career with the 5th most wins on record in Arizona history.
• Brandon - 3rd. He also finished his career with the 3rd most wins on record in Arizona history.
• Gavin - 3rd
• Eva - 4th (first ever girls division)
• Joza - 5th



Congratulations to the Top 4 Section Finishers:

  • Jake - Section Champ (3rd championship)
  • Brandon - Section Champ (3rd championship)
  • Daniel - Section Champ
  • Joza - Section Champ
  • Gavin - 2nd Place
  • Ben - 2nd Place
  • Cam - 3rd Place
  • Cole - 3rd Place
  • Ethan - 3rd Place
  • Billy - 3rd Place
  • Eva - 3rd Place
  • Hannah - 3rd Place


ALA COYOTE CHARACTER AWARD is given to the student-athlete who best exemplifies Christian character, servant-leadership, dedication to academic work, commitment to his/her faith and commitment to the team. This year's Coyote Character Award is given to:

  • Varsity Boys Team - Daniel M.
  • Varsity Girls Team - Eva S.

UPDATES


AIA365 WEBSITE

2019-20  Wrestling Registration (click here)
Due - November 1, 2019


Practice Begins
November 4, 2019, 3:20 pm

Preseason Sports Meeting
November 4, 2019, 6:00 pm
(parents & athletes - meet in Room 20)

Wrestling Fees
Due - November 22, 2019

Order Sports Pictures/Have Questions Call Grads Photography directly at 623-580-4723

When will orders arrive from Grads Photography?
Orders that are placed on or before the original portrait day are delivered approximately 2-3 weeks after the original picture day. Orders that are placed late (after the orders have been delivered to the school) take approximately 3-4 weeks to process and send to the school or to your home, depending on the option you chose.


2018-19 COACHING STAFF


Varsity Head Coach

Steve Wene
swene@law-msh.com
 

Assistant Coach

Todd Milhoan
todd.milhoan@gmail.com



 

SCORING

Individual Scoring

Take Down: When one wrestler gains control of the match

Escape: When the wrestler that is not in control gets up and the match is neutral again
Reversal: When the wrestler that is on bottom reverses the one on top to take control

Near Fall: When one wrestler has the other one almost pinned
 

Team Scoring

Decision: When a wrestler wins by 1-7 points

Major Decision: When a wrestler wins by 8-14 points

Technical Fall: When a wrestler wins by more than 15 points

Pin: Wrestler wins by pinning the other

For more scoring information go to http://www.wvmat.com/overview.htm