For more team information go to: casteelathletics.com/wrestling/varsity2022Casteel Colts' Wrestling
The Casteel Colts earned the 2022 Arizona State Wrestling Division II Championships after winning the State Championship also in 2021(Back to Back State Champs). Casteel was led by State Champs Jacson Rustad jr 120lbs, Sergio Ramos sr 132 lbs, Brennan Callison sr. 165 lbs, and Raychon Cardona sr 285 lbs. The Colts also had State Placewinners in Chase Carter soph 113lbs 5th place, Will Effinger sr 126 lbs 2nd place, Xylyx Abele sr 138 lbs 4th place, Isaac Mortensen jr 145lbs 4th place,Alejandro Torres sr 152lbs 2nd place, jr Mason Strobel 157 lbs 5th place,jr Jacob Done 175 lbs 2nd place, and jr Austin Young 215lbs 3rd place. The Colts also got team points from Sonny Holyoak frosh 106lbs, and Jackson Moore soph 190 lbs .
The Casteel Colts Womens team finished in 3rd place at The AIA Division I State Tournament. Casteel Was Led By State Champs Isabelle Munoz jr 132lbs, and Camry Carter sr 138 lbs. Also Placing for the Colts was 3rd place finisher Anneliese Kisting jr 126 lbs. Also scoring points at State for the Colts were Frosh Mia Espalin 100, and Frosh Maggie Marsh 107lbs.
The Colts finished with 24 Wrestlers on the State All-Academic Team, and 15 Wrestlers were named to the National Wrestling Coaches Association Scholar All-Americans. Scholar All-Americans were Mia Espalin, Maggie Marsh, Arielle Allen, Anneliese Kisting, Isabelle Munoz, Sonny Holyoak, Mike Johnson, Jacks Rustad, Will Effinger, Sergio Ramos, Isaac Mortensen, Allejandro Torres, Mason Strobel, Jackson Moore, and Austin Young.
In 2022-23 the Colts will compete in Division 1 for the first time. With 6 state place-winners returning and 8 State Qualifiers, the Colts are looking forward to competing at the next level. The Colts have a record of 117-19 in their first six years of varsity wrestling as the Casteel Junior High has gone (181-1) in the last 6 years. The Colts look forward to adding depth to their team with this next group of Freshman coming in 2022-2023 school year.
Try Outs: Official High School Wrestling season practices start October 31, 2022 . We do not make any cuts in our wrestling program unless athletes are not attending practice, or not being academically successful. Athletes need Navy Blue Shorts, White T shirts, Wrestling Shoes at practice. All Athletic Forms found on the registermyathlete.com website. All forms must be turned in electronically, and $60 team fee paid to bookstore. Head Gear is provided once wrestler has paid team fee. Practice runs 2:45-5:00 daily, and 8:00-10:30 on Saturdays and Holidays.
Jr High Season Starts In January in the 3rd quarter. Again we do not make cuts. There is a $20 team fee paid to bookstore.
Stampede Wrestling Club meets Tuesday and Thursday nights 6:00-7:30pm.
Head Coach: Bob Callison
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