High School Wrestling

AAU Disney Duals Preview

By Thomas Blair

What do you get when you have 28 wrestling mats, two gyms and 135 wrestling teams?


You have the Disney Duals wrestling event with four divisions of high school wrestlers and plenty of action to watch. The teams are divided into four classifications / divisions for the teams involved, Community 1 – consist of a single team from the large high school enrollment; Community 2 – consist of a single team from the small high school enrollment; Developmental – consist of a team from various high school with the wrestler not placing at their state high school tournament; All-star – consist of a team of wrestlers from various high school that have laced in their high state tournament.

This year events has a total of 135 teams separated into the four divisions, Allstar has 41 teams, Developmental has 31 teams, Community 1 has 45 teams and Community 2 has 18 teams. The teams are then placed into pools with either 7, 8 or 9 teams in each pool. Each team will wrestle each other team in there pool and then be moved onto championship brackets.
Taking a look at the top entries this year, Community 1 pools:
Pool A – Returning Champ Falcon and 10th place Wadsworth from 2012
Poo B – Dakota Wresting Nation, runner up from 2012
Pool C – Penn Extra Black, 3rd placer 2012
Pool D – Oregon Clay “A” / 4th 2012 and Lincoln Highway WC / 7th 2012
Pool E – Bloomington South Purple, 5th 2012
Pool F – Spring Hill, Fl

Community 2 top teams look like:
Pool G – Yorktown, In return champ 2012, Team Fuzzy Bee / 9th 2012, and Oregon Clay “B”
Pool H – Clay HS, Fl / 3rd 2012, Oak Haber Rockets, OH / 4th 2012 and Evansville Memorial Blue, In / 8th 2012

All-Star team top teams:
Pool I – Middle Atlantic Blue / returning champs 2012, Brandon HS, FL
Pool J – Diesel / runner up 2012, Team Missouri Ozark / 9th 2012
Pool K – AWC Team Kryptonite / 3rd 2012, NY Kong / 8th 2012
Pool L – The Wrestling Factory / 4th 2012, Tem Michigan Blue / 8th 2012
Pool M – Young Guns Black / 5th 2012, Brawler Elite / 6th 2012

Developmental top teams:
Pool N – Team So III / returning champ 2012
Pool O – Team Missouri Ozark / runner up 2012
Pool P – NC Dream Team / 3rd 2012, New Tampa Knights / 8th 2012
Pool Q – Team SD White / 6th 2012, Sarasota Young Gun / 7th 2012

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