12 Michigan Wrestlers placed at the USA Wrestling Winter Nationals held on 11-18-2017 in Joliet, IL. Over 700 wrestlers in groups TOT through Schoolboy competed in a very competitive national tournament loaded with the best from the Midwest.
The Michigan West Wrestling club and the Michigan Matcats both represented well placing the lions share of the medals with Michigan West placing a leading Six.
Ryan Williams – Holt Wrestling Club – Intermediate – 120lbs
Darius Marines – League of Shadows – Novice – 95lbs
Micah Hanau – Michigan West Wrestling Club – Schoolboy – 120lbs
Bronson Shinkonis – Michigan Matcats – Bantam – 55lbs
Aaron Lucio - Michigan West Wrestling Club – Novice – 112lbs
Mazzy Lambert - Michigan West Wrestling Club – Novice - 60lbs
Travis Richardson – Michigan Matcats – Novice – 100lbs
Mathew Morris - Michigan West Wrestling Club – Schoolboy – 152lbs
Michael Robles - Michigan West Wrestling Club – Schoolboy – 84lbs
Kyle Stampfy - Michigan West Wrestling Club – Schoolboy – 112lbs
Aidan Meyers – Michigan Matcats – Novice – 85lbs
The Michigan Matcats are hosting their second annual Jingle in the Jungle event on December 3rd. Both Novice and Open divisions will be competing along with team trophies up fro grabs. This event is co-hosted by Michigan USA Wrestling and the Mid-Michigan Wrestling Association (MMWA).
The Fowlerville wrestling club (WOW) has joined Alma college in offering a folkstlye dual tournament for both Middle school and Elementary divisions.
The Northern Michigan Universities Greco Roman Olympic Training team flew under the radar quietly entering 39 wrestlers in the U-23 National Qualifier October 7th & 8th in Minnesota.
Alma College will host a dual event on January 21st for Elementary and Middle school divisions. Visit the Folkstyle section on the schedule page for information and event flyer.