For more team information go to: casteelathletics.com/wrestling/varsity2019Casteel Colts' Wrestling
The Casteel Colts placed 9th at the 2019 Arizona State Wrestling Division II Championships after moving up from Division IV the two prvious years Frosh Will Effinger 106 lbs and Senior Diego Torres(3 X placewinner) both placed 4th. The Colts also had State Placewinners in Senior Timothy Mayhew 5th place at 145 lbs and s Frosh AJ Valle 6th place at 152 lbs. The Colts also got team points from soph. Juimmy Maheras 113 lbs, Frosh Xylyx Abele 120 lbs, Senior Jayden Martin 126lbslbs, Junior Jaden Lemos 132 lbs lbs, Frosh Alejandro Torres 138 lbs, Senior Trey Weaver 170lbs, Senior Bryce Mortensen 182 lbs. Junior Dalton Card Heavyweight also competed for the Colts at State.
The Colts finished with 6 Wrestlers on the State All-Academic Team. First Team Member Frosh Will Effinger, Frosh AJ Valle, and Senior Bryce Mortensen. Honorable Mention Sate All-Academic Team members were Senior Timothy Mayhew, Junior Dalton Card, and Junior 152 Lb Letterwinner Zachary Young.
The Colts also finshed with 6 team members on the All CUSD Wrestling Team. First team members were Will Effinger, Timothy Mayhew, and AJ Valle. Honorable Mention were Alejandro Torres, Bryce Morentensen, and Diego Torres.
In 2019-20 the Colts will compete in Division 2 for a second Year. They Look to improve on their 22-3 season record, 3rd in AIA DivII Section IV, and 9th at State finishes. With 9 state qualifiers returning and 11 Varsity Letterwinners on the roster the Colts are looking forward to competing at the next level. The Colts have a record of 70-19 in their first three years of varsity wrestling as the Casteel Junior High has gone undefeated in the last three years (46-0). The Colts look forward to adding depth to their team with this next group of Freshman coming in 2019-2020 school year.
Try Outs: Official Wrestling season practices start October 28, 2019 . 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 this Athletic Site under High School Athletic Forms must be filled out, 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.
Stampede Wrestling Club meets Tuesday and Thursday nights 6:30-8:00pm.
Head Coach: Bob Callison
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