Author Archives: Pablo Di Maria

California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA): Mid-Season Report

Seville Hayes - Palomar

The Falcons are the favorites to win the CCCAA The Cerritos College wrestling team, which is guided by Donnie Garriott in his 11th season as head coach, is a strong contender to acquire its fifth CCCAA State Championship in school history this season. The Falcons are 14-0 and have won the Bakersfield Duals, Mt. Sac Duals, the West Hills tournament, ...

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Five Things From The Freak Show

Freak Show

The State of California Overshadows the Freak Show No surprise here that the Golden State was able to distance themselves from the remainder of the competition given their large number of entries in this event. The state of California had nine high school elite champions, Alex Ramirez of Pounders Wrestling Club (99lbs.), Sidney Flores of Titan Mercury Wrestling Club (120lbs.), ...

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TOM National High School Wrestling Individual Rankings October 2016

TOM High School Wrestling Rankings

Thanks to such prestigious events as the Super 32, Journeymen Classic, California World Challenge, Grappler Fall Classic, the IndianaMat Hoosier Preseason Open, and the Conflict at Carver, the high school rankings experienced a significant shake-up since the last edition. Many wrestlers had a big impact on the tournaments mentioned above, and, thus, made their way into the rankings. For questions ...

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TOM Recruiting News – October 17th, 2016

Drew Marten - Central Michigan

Army West Point (EIWA) Head coach Kevin Ward and staff were effective last week in obtaining the future services of two impressive wrestlers from the state of Tennessee and Pennsylvania. Knox Fuller, of Bradley Central High, has been triumphant three consecutive times at the Class AAA Tennessee state championships. Matthew Marino, of Garnet Valley High, has yet to gain a ...

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Super 32 Weight-By-Weight Preview

Super 32

The granddaddy of all preseason tournaments is finally here. The 17th annual Super 32 tournament will take place this weekend in Greensboro, North Carolina. Dreams can be achieved or dashed in this tournament. Wrestlers from all across the country will be vying to earn the coveted championship belt that can make you a household name in the high school wrestling ...

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Five Things From The California World Challenge

Sonny Santiago

The 10th annual California World Challenge took place over the weekend at Clovis West High School in Fresno, California. Anthony Mantanona is a no show 2016 California state runner-up and the eighth-ranked wrestler in the country at 174-pounds, Anthony Mantanona, of Palm Desert High, was a no-show at the 10th Annual California World Challenge. Mantanona was the top seed at ...

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TOM Recruiting News – October 10th, 2016

Tanner Johnson - Air Force

Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman Air Force (BIG 12) Tanner Johnson, of Tuttle High, Oklahoma, will travel west and attend Air Force Academy Prep for one year before embarking on his Division I collegiate career at the Air Force Academy. Johnson has been a two-year starter for the Tuttle Tigers and has placed twice in the Class 4A state tournament, ...

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