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!
It’s not too late! We are still registering Junior wrestlers! The 2015-2016 season will kickoff on November 9th and we will wrestle up until the Pikes Peak league state tournament the first weekend in March. We will have 2 teams this year; Cardinal (beginners and non-traveling) and Gold (Competitive/Traveling team)
Practice schedule follows:
Cardinal- Monday and Tuesday 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Gold- Tuesday and Thursday 6:00pm to 7:30pm (Monday practice optional)
There will be a registration meeting on November 2nd in Ponderosa’s cafeteria from 6pm to 7pm. Registration is $250.00, payable at the meeting or first practice with cash or check, and includes coaching, workout shorts, 2 workout shirts, and a Ponderosa singlet. If you have multiple participants in your family, talk to coach Rinaldis or Thorsen about a discount. Please understand that traveling team expenses will be higher due to travel associated costs (vehicle rentals, fuel, lodging, etc.) Details to come.
Ponderosa has 5 coaches with NCAA Division I wrestling experience:
Jarion Beets– NCAA All-American, University of Northern Iowa
Dan Brascetta– NCAA PAC-12 Runner-up, University Greco All-American, Oregon State
Jonny Brascetta– NCAA College wrestler, 3rd in Junior World Team trials, Oregon State
Corey McNellis– NCAA College wrestler, 2x CO State Champ and Fargo All-American, U. of Wisconsin
Tito Rinaldis– NCAA College wrestler, CO State Champ and HS All-American, U. of Northern Colorado
More coaches include:
Tim Ottmann– National High School Wrestling Coach of the Year 2008
Kaylon Ross– CO State Runner up
Matt Thorsen– Ponderosa wrestling Alumni
Dave Rairick– Colorado State placer
Join us at Quail Run for our 3rd annual Sporting Clay shoot on August 29nd. Bring a shotgun (owned or borrowed) and some friends to enjoy good food, good company, incredible prizes and best of all, to shoot some guns. Cost of registration includes breakfast, 10 shooting stations with 10 targets each, a raffle ticket for great prizes, dinner and a beer (only if 21 AND done shooting).
The day will start with Check-in at 8am followed by breakfast and a short safety briefing. Foursomes will report to their shooting stations at 10am and we will begin. Their will be prizes for the winning team, and the losing team! You can pay online by clicking “Register” below or you can write us a check the day of the shoot.
Raffle Prizes may include:
Travel/vacation time shares
and much more!
Purchase raffle tickets for a cash drawing!!!
Register as an individual shooter for $75.00:
Register as a Foursome for $285.00:
If you can’t attend and still want to support an amazing program, we would really appreciate any donations. Simply click the amount you would like to donate below and enter your information. Thank you.