Antigo Wrestling Club Held Awards Banquet
FOR ANTIGO TIMES
On Sunday April 7th the Antigo Wrestling Club held their annual awards banquet.
Eighth graders Robby Hagerty and Alexandra Hofrichter kicked things off presenting Coach Matt Lehrer with an engraved hammer thanking him for building their wrestling foundations.
Next Coaches Lehrer, Joe Pregler and Dameon Becerra presented 10 Coaches Awards to wrestlers that are showing good progress but just outside receiving one of the special award. Recipients were Devin Breitenfeldt, Braddock Spencer, Jaxson Pregler, Jaxon Hilton-Flannery, Samson Smith, Levi Peterson, Levi Theilenhouse, Jordy Pregler, Colton Livermore and Hunter Gibney.
Individual Awards Were:
Heart of A Champion- Alexandra Hofrichter
Mr. Physical – Michael Hofrichter
Leadership- Robby Hagerty
Mr. Determination- Kruze Krueger
Rookie of the Year- Alden Jaje
Most Improved- Logan DesJarlais
Mr. Hustle- Scotty Hagerty
Sportsmanship- Danny Livermore
MVP- Elia Peterson
Most Wins Awards were given to the top three winning percentages out of wrestlers who wrestled a minimum of 10 matches.
The Recipients Were:
1st- Elia Peterson who went 16-0 for a perfect 1.000 winning percentage
2nd – Michael Hagety 12-4 for a .750 winning percentage
3rd- Scotty Hagerty 19-7 for a .730 winning percentage
Most Pins awards were given to the top three wrestlers with the highest amount of pins on the season.
The Winners Were:
1st- Keaghan DesJarlais 14 pins
2nd- Logan DesJarlais 12 pins
3rd- Scotty Hagerty 11 pins
State Qualifier trophies were presented to the six youth who qualified for the State Championships.
The Winners Were:
Alexandra Hofrichter 2004-2005 152 lbs
Michael Hagerty 2006-2007 140 lbs
Devin Breitenfeldt 2006-2007 125lbs
Johnny Wissbroecker 2006-2007 64 lbs
Jordy Pregler 2008-2009 135 lbs
Lexi DesJarlais 2008-2009 120 lbs
The Coaches and parents are looking forward to seeing what the future brings these young grapplers and their teammates in the coming years.