Wrestling: Jason Liau shines; lone team member remaining

As the wrestling season came to an end for most athletes, four wrestlers competed in the regional tournament on Feb. 24, each with the goal of bringing a state championship back home.   The remaining wrestlers represented school in each of their four individual weight classes. Freshman Jason Liau was the school’s 106-pound weight class wrestler. Senior Jake Warner was the 126-pound weight class wrestler. … Continue reading Wrestling: Jason Liau shines; lone team member remaining

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Wrestling rolls to a close

With the wrestling season coming to an end, the varsity co-ed wrestling team is looking back on their long season. The wrestling team finished with a record of 3-10 and played two tournaments throughout this season. They had some ups and downs and went through some injuries, but most importantly they fought hard until the end. The wrestling team saw great seasons by senior Jake … Continue reading ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Wrestling rolls to a close

Wrestling: Tough matchups plague start of season

As the mats rolled out on Dec. 11, the wrestling team faced a season- defining match against the stacked team Damascus. Damascus has had about eight state wrestlers every year for the past five years. Slam after slam, people were hitting the mats hard. Unfortunately, it was the Wootton players hitting the mat. Damascus ended up scoring 63 points to Wootton’s 12.   Even in … Continue reading Wrestling: Tough matchups plague start of season

Wrestling: Team’s season starts with states run in mind

The time to roll out the mats is back, as wrestling begins its season. Wrestling is one of the school’s most successful teams because it requires both a strong individual effort and a strong team effort. To get to state finals it requires just individual skill set, but for the team to beat other schools it requires all of your players to win their matches. … Continue reading Wrestling: Team’s season starts with states run in mind

Wrestling: Team hungry for next year after season ends

As the season came to the end, the wrestling team finished with the overall record of 3-7. The team had high hopes for states but only one athlete was able to make it to the top tier event. Senior Walter Lyons made states after winning his close match in counties. One senior who has found himself close to states was senior Tony Hesseloff, “Senior year … Continue reading Wrestling: Team hungry for next year after season ends