HSSZ: Wrestling season previews

School address: 333 58th St.

Head coach: Mike Simons … 20th year at Thurston

2021 Season: Girls team took 2nd at state … Boys team took 3rd at state

History: Team state championships 5 (4 girls, 1 boys)

2022 outlook: Girls ranked #1 preseason … Boys ranked #3 preseason

Total athletes: 120

Top returning athletes:

■Boys: Vaun Halstead, senior; weight class 195 or 220; state champion 2022, state runner-up 2021

■Boys: Kolton Malone, senior; weight class 138 or 145; state champion 2022, state runner up 2020

■Girls: Kaylee Annis, senior; weight class 105 or 110; state champion 2021 and 2022, state runner-up 2020

■Girls: Kristal Zamora, sophomore; weight class 140; 3rd Place State 2022

2022 Schedule:

School address: 1375 S River Rd

Head coach: Rich Herzog … 4th year at Cottage Grove

2021 season: Boys 24th at 4A championships … Girls T-71st at championships

2022 outlook: Young, but talented team. Will compete in the new Special District #2 in Class 4A. Full schedule that will challenge the young Lions team.

Returning athletes: 10

New athletes: 17

2022 Schedule: CGHSLionsWrestling.Family


Social Media: Facebook @CGHSAthletics … Twitter @cgathletics

School address: 33390 Niblock Lane

Head coach: Jeff Cardwell … 1st year as Creswell head coach

2021 Season: Eight-place finish in Mountain Valley Conference championships

Top returning athletes:

■Boys – Lyosha Mitchell, sophomore. 2021-22 second place in Mountain Valley Conference 106

■Boys – Kaleb Sanders, junior. 2021-22 third place in Mountain Valley Conference 138

■Girls – Jennalyn Kruger, junior. 2021-22 made state tournament in 135

2022 Schedule:

School address: 84455 N Enterprise Rd

Head coach: Dahn Nikitins … 25th year at Pleasant Hill

2021 Season: Second-place finish at Mountain Valley Conference championships …10th-place finish at Class 3A state championships

Top returning athletes:

Gavin Hoellrich, senior. 2021-22 sixth-place at Class 3A state championships in 145 lbs.

Brazen Ellis, senior. 2021-22 third-place at Class 3A state championships in 182 lbs.

2022 Schedule: … Facebook @BilliesAthletics … Twitter @BilliesAthleti1

Booster Club:

School address: 875 7th St

Head coach: Chase Wells … 2nd year at Springfield

2021 Season: Seventh-place finish at Midwestern League championships. 

Top returning athlete: Alexander Waizman, senior. 2021-22 fourth-place at Midwestern League Championships in 182 lbs.

2022 Schedule:

Online: … Facebook @shsmillers

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