Apex Wrestling School made its annual trek down to Virginia Beach last week for the Annual NHSCA National Championships.  The NHSCA organizes national championships for Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.  The senior national championship is the oldest and most prestigious folkstyle national championships in the country.

Below are the results for our members:

Alexander “Lenny’ Richardson 2011 Junior National Champion!

Freshman Sophomores
Matt Caputo-7th at 119

W: Nick Lizza, NJ 15-0

W: Mike Marino, PA 4-2

W: Rick Coster, PA F4:00

L: Logan Ryan, IA 6-5

W: Chris Walters, IA 8-7

L: Maaziah Bethea, NJ 3-0

W: Ernesto Salvidrez, NM 5-3

 

Dom Carfagno- Rd. of 12 at 189*

W: Daniel Hawkins, MD 7-5

L: Reggie Williams, NY 9-5

W: Wood Mancuso, NC 13-2

W: Ian Callahan, NC F2:30

L: Logan Kirby, MD 6-2

*Coached by Coach Erik, occasional member.

Jason Estevez- 6th at 135

W: Max Smith, MD 10-5

W: Luke Kiser, VA 8-6

L: Garet Hammond, PA 7-0

W: Will Crozier, PA 5-2

W: Kevin Thompson II, NM 15-7

L: Reed Van Anrooy, OR 6-4

L: Tanner Cahill, PA F3:24

Jeff Farina- 5th at 160

W: Chad Harnes, OH Fall

W: Ernest Fogle, PA 5-3

W: Jesse Stephanos, FL 3-1

W: Garet Krohn, CO 7-5

L: Nick Zak, NJ 7-1

L: Ty Walter, PA 12-2

W: Marcus Elkins, AL inj. default

Kyle Kania- Rd. of 12 at 285

 

Juniors Seniors
Alexander Richardson-

National Champ at 135

W: James Dekrone, NY 1-0

W: Gabe Loggins, WV Fall

W: RJ Brydon, PA Fall

W: Wayne Armstrong, PA 12-1

W: Alex Rice, MD 8-3

W: Natrelle Deminson, CA 5-3OT

 

Nick Lospinoso- 7th at 140

W: Tre Young, NC Fall

W: Lavion Mayes, IL 8-6

L: Zach Kechter, VA Fall

W: Matthew Downing, AK 10-5

W: Mike Paskas, NJ 6-2

W: Jay Lynse, OR 14-11

L: Will Switzer, MD 3-1

W: Brian Warren, IA 4-2

 

Mike Caputo- Rd. of 12 at 145

W: Evan Jeter, NC 16-1

L: Cole Sheptock, PA 9-2

W: Kurt Bentley, DE 7-3

W: Sam Whiting, WV inj. Default

W: Colin Saunders, PA 5-4

W: Isaias Diaz, Ca 5-1

L: Blake Kastl, CA 3-1

Frankie Colom- Rd. of 12 at 152

W: Payton Wager, IA 3-0

W: Zakary Mullen, NY 2-1

L: Justin Spyres, VA 7-2

W: Daquon Wilson, SC 8-1

W: J Starostka, NE 3-2

L: Tristan Hamner, NY 6-2

 

Anthony Pafumi- 5th at 171

W: Nick Sinicrope, SC 9-0

W: Wesley Phipps, PA: 4-3

W: Dusty Floyd, VA 5-0

W: Devin Carrillo, CT 3-1

L: Robert Marchese, Ca 3-1OT

L: Kadyn  Del Toro, WA 4-0

W: J.J. Jude, KY 3-1

 

Vic  Pozsonyi- 8th at 171

L Kyle Koziel, FL 5-2

W: Austin Rinke, MN Fall

W: David Kieta, TN Fall

W: Jacob Harwarth, OH 4-2

W: Dusty Floyd, Va 10-1

W: Anthony Lock, NY 2-1

L: Kayden Del Toro, WA 6-0

L: Devin Carrilo, CT 2-1

Christian Baber- 2nd at 152

W: Wes Holbrook, NC 13-5

W: Matthew Hickman, CA 6-4

W: Jeromy Davenport, OK 2-1

W: Zach Strickland, PA 3-2

L: Chad Welch, IN 1-0

 

James Fox- 5th at 189

W: Chris Miles, WV 5-0

W: Joe Kavanagh, NY DQ

W: Connor Hartman, WA, 8-1

L: Pat Downey, MD 8-7

L: Cody Johnston, MD 9-5

W: Connor Hartman, WA 7-0