|Posted by Matt Yeamans on February 9, 2016 at 12:55 PM||comments (0)|
Not only did Allen advance all fourteen boys varsity wrestlers to Regionals next weekend, but they did so in dominating fashion by leaving Plano East on Saturday with thirteen District champions and one runner-up.
Allen set a new Texas scoring record for Districts by scoring 324.5 team points, and it marks the seventh tournament on the season that the Eagles have won.
Alex Liles also advanced to the Regional Tournament next weekend by winning the 128-...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on January 25, 2016 at 10:50 AM||comments (0)|
The varsity wrestlers traveled to Yukon, Oklahoma for the final regular season tournament of the season. For the sixth time this season, the Eagles were crowned tournament champions as they scored 222.5 team points on the weekend. Leading the pack for Allen was sophomore Juwan Robinson who earned the Outstanding Wrestler Award for his p...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on January 17, 2016 at 8:50 PM||comments (0)|
The Allen wrestlers continued their run of dominance at the dual state tournament by capturing their eighth straight Dual State title this weekend after a 42-24 win over Arlington Martin in the championship dual.
The Eagles cruised past Eastwood by a score of 61-9 and Westlake by a score of 59-11 in the pool rounds. Then in the championship semi-finals, the Eagles shutout Lake Highlands by a s...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on January 10, 2016 at 10:50 PM||comments (0)|
The Eagles traveled to Plainview, Oklahoma on Thursday for a single dual against the small class state champions from last year. Allen won nine of the fourteen bouts for the night and finished the dual with a 45-26 victory before loading the bus to head to Cushing, Oklahoma for a two-day tournament. Then for the fourth time this season, the Allen wrestlers scored over 300 team points in route to winning the tournament championship. The Eagles scored 305 team points with the second place ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on January 3, 2016 at 11:40 PM||comments (0)|
The Allen wrestlers kicked off the New Year by hosting the 2016 Texas Outlaw January 1 and 2. This year’s Outlaw featured 28 teams from five states including Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri, Louisiana, and Texas. The Eagles scored 557 team points winning the tournament by more than 100 points over runner-up, Smithville, the number one ranked team in Missouri Class 2.
Ten Eagles on the Blue T...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on December 21, 2015 at 10:05 AM||comments (0)|
At the Kansas City Stampede this weekend, one of the toughest regular season high school tournaments in the country, Allen finished third as a team. This is Allen’s highest finish ever at this tournament, as they finished behind Tuttle, Oklahoma, the #17 ranked team in the country, and 12th ranked Archer, Georgia according to...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on December 13, 2015 at 11:20 PM||comments (0)|
The Allen wrestling varsity squad placed 13 wrestlers with 12 wrestlers in the finals at the 30-team Chuck West Invitational in Bristow, Oklahoma this weekend. The team made a statement in Oklahoma by scoring over 300 points for the second consecutive weekend and finishing over 100 points higher than Coweta, who finished second in both the 5A Oklahoma Dual State Tournament and the Individual State Tournament last season.
This tournament featured several individual s...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on December 6, 2015 at 9:40 PM||comments (0)|
After a dominating performance in the 31-team tournament at The Woodlands, it was only fitting to have the last match of the tournament end in memorable fashion. In the first period of the heavyweight championship match, the power went out in the gym as Allen’s Nico Manzonelli faced John Bentley of Cinco Ranch. Improvising, the crowd circled the mat and created a cell phone spotlight for the final m...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on October 30, 2015 at 12:10 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Matt Yeamans on October 28, 2015 at 3:50 PM||comments (0)|
Eighteen Best Trained wrestlers traveled to Cedar Falls, Iowa this past weekend to compete in Preseason Nationals in the University of Northern Iowa Dome. Many of the top wrestlers in the country competed on 26 mats and Best Trained wrestlers came home with five champions and three third place finishers for a total of eight All-Americans. It was a great first event as the wrestlers gear up for another exciting season of Allen wrestling at all levels: grade school through high school. See be...Read Full Post »