Brent Jones, a Shakopee Sophomore, won his second state wrestling title at 120# on February 28th with a 6-3 win over Farmington's Jamin LeDuc. Jones, along with Owen Webster, were Shakopee Wrestling's first state champs in 2014.
Also placing at this year's state tournament were Alex Crowe #113-4th place and Owen Webster 160#-5th place. Sam Webster 106#, Tyson Leon 138#, Alex Coleman 145#, and Emmett Wagner 152# also qualified for the tournament, but did not place.
Congratulations to all of the Shakopee wrestlers who participated in this year's tournament. Everyone represented Shakopee well.
Congratulations to our Shakopee wrestlers who participated in one of the toughest tournaments in the Midwest. We had several wrestlers place in the top six. Those wrestlers are:
5th & 6th Grade 90 - Tanner Larson 2nd Place
5th & 6th Grade 102 - Samuel Treml 5th Place
5th & 6th Grade 130 - Joey Johnson 3rd Place
5th & 6th Grade 155 - Tommy Johnson 2nd Place
7th & 8th Grade 140 - Jack Casey 5th Place
Additionally, Jack Casey was awarded the prestigious Midwest Wrestling Tour Belt for placing at Gopher State Nationals, Badgerland Nationals and Hawkeye Nationals. Great Job!
Congratulations to Team Shakopee for taking 3rd place at "The Brawl" in St. Michael Albertville On Sunday, January 25. Thank you to our 6th Graders - back row: Cole Malone, Sam Treml, Joey and Tom Johnson, Tanner Larson, Christian Fiedler. Middle row: Seth Bakken and John Kroll. Your leadership and talent has been a true asset to our team. Thank you for all your years of experience! Great job boys!
Ride Share Program
Need a ride to practice or to a tournament? Please see Jason Zitzmann or Lee Triplett for details. Background checks are completed on all coaches.
Fantastic article in Forbes Magazine enumerates the many qualities of wrestlers that transfer to the workplace.
The Shakopee Mat Club is responsible for the clean up of 8 parks around Shakopee. Please the brochure and the guidelines for more details.
If interested in volunteering, please contact Lee Triplett or Melissa Quern.