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Wrestling Summer Camp
June 19, 2017 - Click Here for Registration Form
33rd Annual St. Stephens
Freestyle Open - NCUSA Event
Saint Sweeps at Wilkes Central Tri-Meet
Saint won decisively in both matches tonight defeating Mt. Airy 66-9 and Wilkes Central 75-6.
Another freshmen wrestler entered the competition circle for Saint as Kenan Dillingham joined Dalen Milligan, Alan Orozco, and Beck Nestor in the Freshman class that is adding significant wins to our dual competition success.
Sophomore Justin Beltran got his first varsity start of the season at 220 and contributed a 2:52 pin for the Tribe against Wilkes Central.
The first match of the evening was against Mt. Airy. Kenan Dillingham, Ivan Vergel, and Salvador Gilvaja all pinned their opponents. Eddie Brannock tech-falled his opponent 15-0. Dakota Metcalf majored with a 12-4 win.
The next match with Wilkes Central saw Senior Dawson Lail, Freshman Dalen Milligan, and Junior Graham Ormand push the Saint lead to 30-0 before Wilkes Central was able to get on the scoreboard with 6 points. Now the score was 30-6.
The rest was all Saint as Blake Baker, Eddie Brannock, De'Untae Henry and Ivan Vergel all pinned their opponents. Jordan Bolling had a classic battle at 170 and secured the win with a late 3rd period take down to secure a 4-1 decision. Dakota Metcalf, Salvador Gilvaja, and Justin Beltran closed out the competition all with pins. Final 75-6
Saint Captures Two Wins in Season Opener
The Tribe traveled to Cherryville to compete against Bunker Hill and Cherryville in the team's season opener matches.
The first match of the night was a 48-24 win over Bunker
Salvador Gilvaja score the first points of the season with a 3-2 victory in a hard fought battle. Dawson Lail returned to compete for the Tribe and won his 285 match with a first period pin. Freshmen with their first wins of their career were Alan Orozco @ 103 and Dalen Milligan @ 113. After the first 7 matches the Tribe was down 15-21 to the Bears, but the Tribe gained 5 pins out of 6 match run. Pinning for the Tribe were Blake Baker, Eddie Brannock, De'Untae Henry, Ivan Vergel, and Dakota Metcalf.
Cherryville was the next opponent and the Tribe won
The Tribe was down 0-6 when Freshman Alan Orozco pulled a third period pin out of nowhere. The score was 0-8 when Alan gained a reversal and pinned. It was a real Zinger Baby!!!! The Tribe then went on a role. Graham Ormand Tech Fall 18-2.
Blake Baker, Eddie Brannock, Ivan Vergel, Dakota Metcalf, Daniel Tellez, and Dawson Lail all pinned.
A good night to start the season.
Wrestling Parent Meeting in Cafeteria Thursday 11-9, 2017 at 6:00 PM
Salvador Gilvaja Wins Honey Badger Gold
Saint Wrestling had two to place in the 2017 6th Annual Honey Badger on Oct. 7th, 2017.
won the Gold in the 195 Lbs Wt. Class match with a pin and a 5-1 decision.
He won the Gold medal match with a 9-3 decision.
Dakota Metcalf took the Bronze at 182 lb. with only one loss to the eventual 182 champion.
Dakota got to the Bronze with 4 pins.
Summer Wrestling Camp June 19-22, 2017. See the link above in GREEN to get the registration form.