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Trickle and Sweetman place in wrestling State Championships

By Ridge Peterson ’21 THE ROUNDUP Brophy wrestling concludes their season by sending two wrestlers to the Arizona State Championships, placing third and fourth in their respective divisions. Ty Trickle ’24 defeated competitors from Marana and Mountain Ridge but later lost to Chandler’s four-time State champion Zach Espalin. Trickle went on to place fourth in […]

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Wrestling Preview

By Tynan Schwartz The Roundup Coming off of Cesar Alvarez ‘22 winning second and Thomas Derr ‘19 making it to quarters at Freakshow 2019 the wrestling team is off to a great start with Head Coach Mr. Wayne Catan and Coach Mr. Jose Leyba ’94 have high hopes for this year. With the preseason training […]

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Wrestling team makes up for lost leadership, grabs out-of-state wins

Photo by Bryce Owen ’17 | Gabe De La Rocha ’18 runs sprints during practice Nov. 7. De La Rocha is a captain for the wrestling team, and he is a source fo motivation for the rest of the team. By Chris Agnone ’18 THE ROUNDUP The wrestling team competed in Brophy’s first out-of-state tournament […]

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Junior de la Rocha brings direction, dedication to wrestling team

Photo by Bryce Owen ’17 | Gabe De La Rocha ’18 runs sprints during practice Nov. 7. De La Rocha is a captain for the wrestling team, and he is a source fo motivation for the rest of the team. By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP Gabe de la Rocha ’18 received the most votes […]

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Wrestling team prepares for rigorous schedule, Prep Slam

Photo by Bryce Owen ’17 | Mr. Wayne Catan practices stances with the wrestling team Nov 7. Chris Agnone ’18 THE ROUNDUP Since August, the wrestling team has been training and preparing for a rigorous schedule and out of state tournaments with new captains and new wrestlers. The seasons started Nov. 1 and will run […]

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Wrestling takes 1st place at sectional meet

Photo by Cory Wyman ’16 – Hunter Talbo ’16 and Archie Garcia ’19 face off at wrestling practice. The wrestling team won 1st place at their sectional meet. By Henry Erlandson ’16 THE ROUNDUP The varsity wrestling team grabbed the first place spot in the Division 1 Wrestling Championships at Boulder Creek High School Feb. […]

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Catan fighting for state with wrestling team

Photo by Reece Krantz ’16 – The wrestling team has worked hard this year to attain a 20-4 record in the first semester and form bonds between the teammates and coaches. By Sam Romero ’17 THE ROUNDUP The first season of Brophy wrestling with coach Mr. Wayne Catan at the helm so far has resulted […]

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Cutting weight for wrestling not tolerated on campus

Photo by Cory Wyman ’16 – Cutting weight solely for the purpose of being put into a lower weight category is discouraged by the wrestling program. By Andrew Howard ’17 THE ROUNDUP Brophy has a zero tolerance policy on cutting weight, a practice that has often been used in wrestling to try to gain an advantage […]

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Wrestlers place in Mile High Challenge

Photo courtesy of Brophy Wrestling — The Varisty wrestling team traveled to the Mile High Challenge in Prescott Valley. Keenan Woodburn ’15 (pictured) took home 4th place at the event. By Chase Bayless ’15 THE ROUNDUP The wrestling team competed in the Mile High Challenge in Prescott Valley over the weekend of Jan. 2, and […]

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Wrestling aims to overcome obstacles, develop youth

Captain Woodburn sees potential in younger athletes, wants to build up the program By Gabe Morrison ’17 THE ROUNDUP With their new season beginning Nov. 3, the wrestling team aims to have multiple state placers and will develop the team’s younger talent. Head coach Mr. Jose Leyba ’94 said that some key contributors to this […]

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