Summer Session 2017!!!!
Our Summer Folkstyle season starts May 29th and runs through the end of July. Practices will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our Middle School and High School wrestlers will practice together from 2-3:30 pm. Elementary School wrestlers will practice from 3:30-5:00. All practices will be in the Vista Del Lago High School Wrestling room. These sessions will teach the wrestling techniques necessary to be successful in Folkstyle wrestling while also working to improve overall athleticism. Wrestlers in these sessions will be able to compete locally, statewide, and nationally if they wish. We will also have several opportunities for wrestlers to attend team technique and team competition camps.
Middle/High School Wrestling
2:00-3:30 Tuesdays and Thursdays
3:30-5:00 Tuesdays and Thursdays
$50 for entire summer session
*Camps and competitions cost extra to attend.
Go to our registration link to sign up and pay online.
Justin Ramos: STATE CHAMPION!!
Nor Cal Wrestling Academy's Justin Ramos won a State Championship in Freestyle in the Cadet Division at Heavyweight. This qualifies Ramos for the Cadet Freestyle Nationals Tournament in Fargo, North Dakota.
Andrew Reese: State Placer
Nor Cal Wrestling Academy sent 2 wrestlers to the grade level state championships. Levi Burnett went 2-2 in the Freshman 120 bracket while Andrew Reese placed 5th in Sophomore State at 145 pounds.
Nor Cal has another All-American
Savannah Vierra and Jared Horstman wrestled in Fargo this weekend. Jared qualified for the Cadet National Greco-Roman Championships and Savannah Vierra qualified for the Cadet Freestyle National Champioships. Vierra earned all-american status by placing 4th in the country!!
Coach Richmond wins Veterans Folkstyle Nationals
Coach Richmond traveled to Iowa City to compete in the last US Olympic Trials Qualifier where he went 2-2 at the tourney missing out on an Olympic Trials Berth. He competed the next day however at the Veterans Folkstyle National Championships where he brought home the gold and his third Veterans National Wrestling Title.
Nor Cal Takes home 2 trophies at SAWA Championships
The Nor Cal wrestlers hosted this years SAWA Team Championships at Vista Del Lago High School and had great performances from all who participated bringing home a trophy in both the Cadet and Junior Divisions.
Coach Richmond won a 2nd National Championship in Freestyle in Las Vegas at the US Veteran Nationals. Coach Richmond had a big win in the finals over an Iranian National Team Member.
10 Wrestlers Compete at the Grade Level State Championships
10 Nor Cal Wrestlers competed at the grade level state championships this weekend. Chandler Burdick, Noah Johnson, Austin Soelzer competed at Freshman State. Andrew Vaquero, Trevor Corey, Grant Leon competed at Sophomore State. Dalton Boyer, Jesse Zhang, Gage Roush, and Wendy Wang competed at Junior State. Boyer went 4-2 at the 145 lb weight class and Grant Leon took home a state medal by placing 8th at the 120 lb weight class.
SAWA Club Championship Results
We took home a 3rd Place trophy in the Bantam/Intermediate Division as well as First Place in the Open Division at this weekends SAWA Wrestling Championships. Individual medalists were:
Brodin Shaw 1st Freestyle
Grant Roush 1st Freestyle, 1st Folkstyle
Cameron Isenogle 2nd Freestyle
Ethan Cota 2nd Freestyle
Ryan Alvarado 2nd Freestyle
Cavin McCord 2nd Freestyle
Matthew Isenogle 3rd Freestyle
Dalton Boyer 2nd Freestyle
Devin Duncan 2nd Freestyle, 1st Folkstyle
Andrew Vaquero 2nd Freestyle, 2nd Folkstyle
Coach Clark 1st Freestyle
Coach Richmond 1st Freestyle