The picture with this article is the North Park youth wrestlers bringing in the flag before a HS Wrestling tournament. Thinking about these young wrestlers actually promoted my thoughts regarding this article and keeping wrestling front and center. Our youth will benefit from this sport like no other and we must find a way to… Continue reading Wrestling….Is the sport getting the coverage it deserves?
The second half of the season is upon us. There were some tournaments last week that I didnt know of. The Colt Classic was one I saw held by Pueblo South, as Rocky Ford won the team title there by a good margin. This week the southern teams will be all over the place. We… Continue reading Southern Colorado Wrestling update by Carlos Valencia
Hello Everyone, First off, I would like to wish everyone Happy Holidays and I hope you get to spend it with your family and friends. Anyone that is traveling I hope for a safe trip during the holiday season. I would like to thank everyone for reading and following the Website and Facebook page. Without… Continue reading End of 2019 and Happy Holidays
The West Grand Invitational was held this past weekend in Kremmling Co. 13 teams attended with a total of 99 wrestlers in attendance. While it was not the biggest tournament West of the mountains, it was a great tournament for some of the smaller teams going into the holiday break. I was definitely looking… Continue reading The West Grand Wrestling Invite
Hello wrestling fans another weekend is upon us. After looking over the tournaments and duals from the past week and weekend I noticed a school that brought back their program. La Veta has 3 wrestlers this year. Good luck to you guys this season. This week teams are getting some wrestlers back; either coming back… Continue reading Wrestling Update from Carlos Valencia
Girl’s wrestling has been making leaps and bounds in the State of Colorado. I remember the first girl’s tournament I had the privilege to cover back in 2015. Brent Harvey rest his soul, had a tournament series focused on girls only called “War of the Roses”. Noelle Flora & Josh Rodriguez were instrumental in bringing… Continue reading There's a New Girl in Town.. Girls Wrestling on the Rise
Wrestling Update from Carlos Valencia Well wrestling fans, the season is upon us once again. It was such a long off season and we are finally at the starting line. This is the opening week of the season and a lot of tournaments will be going on as well as duals. I remember when I… Continue reading Wrestling Update from Carlos Valencia
Wrestling is a tough sport and even tougher if you have a small program. I recently got a chance to sit down and chat with Roy Gollobith about the struggles that small programs face and things they do to overcome the challenges. Coach Gollobith is the head wrestling coach for the North Park Wildcats. This… Continue reading When calving season and wrestling season collide…Struggles of small town programs