Wrestler of the Week
The 2013-2014 season will be lead by returning captains Austin Miley and Zach Lueders and newly appointed sophmore Colten Carlson. Each wrestler brings an important leadership quality to our wrestling room.
Austin Miley - Senior Captain
Austin returns for his senior year with high expectations after being a 2x Section Champion. Last year, Austin lead the team in takedowns and escapes while setting a new school record with 42 wins. Austin leadership qualities are lead by a very strong work ethic as he is a 3-sport athlete participaing in cross country and track. Austin also leads in the classroom with a 3.6 GPA.
Zach Lueders - Senior Captain
Zach comes back for his senior year after very impressive 32-7 mark his junior year. Zach has a very strong work ethic in the wrestling and in the classroom as he posts a 3.5 GPA. Zach also wrestles outside of the season in the spring as he participates in freestyle wrestling at Cental Wrestling in St. Cloud.
Colten Carlson - Sophmore Captain
Colten as a sophmore may be the most decorated of the three captains. Colten completed his freshman year with a 41-6 record while finishing as the runner-up in the state of Minnesota in the 152 pound weight class, losing to 3x state champion Mark Hall of Apple Valley. Colten leads by his strong work ethic in the wrestling room and outside of the room. Colten is a 4.0 student who also takes a lot of pride in helping the ever growing Willmar Youth Wrestling program.