There is a new wrestling club in town, open to the public! Grind Wrestling Club will operate out of Ponderosa’s wrestling room beginning March 15th and will continue until mid-June. Practices will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6pm until 8:30pm. Freestyle and Greco-Roman will be the focus. Click this link below to view an impressive list of coaches and get more details:
GRIND Wrestling: Coaches and Waiver
The Mustangs closed on another successful season on February 20th by capturing 3rd place in the State tournament team race. The 8 qualifiers were able to score 95.5 team points. Placers include:
106 Mosha Schwartz, 4th place
120 Hunter Matney, 2nd Place
126 Parker Benekas, 4th place
145 Jayden Woodruff, 4th Place
220 Cohlton Schultz, Champion
Congratulations to our Mustangs!
Some interesting facts to close out the season:
In the 21st century, Ponderosa has never finished out of the top 10. We have had at least one wrestler appear in the finals every year since 2000. We have had at least one wrestler finish in the top 3 every year since 1993. If you average our team placement over the past 21 years, it comes out to about 3.6!
Ponderosa would like to thank all of our supporters! Without our great parents, loyal alumni, and cheering fans, we wouldn’t be able to achieve what we have thus far. Thank you, all!
Thursday, December 3rd, the Mustangs will kickoff their 2015-2016 season by hosting Regis Jesuit. It is also alumni night! All Ponderosa Wrestling alums will get in for free and be briefly recognized prior to the varsity dual. We will also be honoring the late Steven Kelly, Ponderosa Alumni and 2x CO state champion. Please come down and cheer on the Mustangs as they start their quest for a 22nd consecutive league title and 11th state championship! JV starts at 6pm and varsity at 7pm. See you there!