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NWWC: Northwest Washington's Premier Wrestling Club

NWWC is a distinguished member of USA Wrestling and the premier Folkstyle, Freestyle & Greco-Roman wrestling club in Northwest Washington. Over the last seven years, NWWC wrestlers have amassed 641 State Championship Medals, 157 Individual State Titles, 60 USAW All-American Honors, 5 Freestyle National Championships, 4 Greco-Roman National Championships, 2 Folkstyle National Titles and over $200,000 in College Wrestling Scholarships. In 2018, NWWC was ranked among USA Wrestling's Top 50 Clubs nationwide for the sixth consecutive year. Follow this year's accomplishments (major tournaments) as they get posted below.

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01/12-13/2019
Weekend Wrestling Results
Thirty-one NWWC wrestlers traveled to Snohomish, WA on Sunday, January 13th to compete at the 2019 Bad Draw Oregon Classic Qualifier, and Preston Smith of Summerville, traveled across town to battle at the Green and Gold South Carolina State Qualifier. Between the two tournaments, NWWC earned nineteen medals, eleven championships and qualified fourteen athletes for the big show next weekend. Congratulations to all thirty-two NWWC wrestlers.

2019 Green and Gold Regional State Qualifier
Preston Smith, Summerville, Middle School, 102 lbsGreen and Gold South Carolina State Qualifier Champion


2019 Bad Draw Oregon Classic Qualifier
Colton Fernandez, Gig Harbor, 6U, 38 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Elicia Robles, Port Orchard, 6U, 43 lbs, Placed 2nd
Colt Trogden, Poulsbo, 6U, 43 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Preston Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 48 lbs, Placed 2nd
Paxton Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 48 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 43 lbs, Placed 4th
Isaac Leota, Port Orchard, 8U, 53 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 62 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Blake Bermudez, Bremerton, 8U, 62 lbs
Zander Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs
Hayden Fernandez, Gig Harbor, 10U, 49 lbs, Placed 5th
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 53 lbs
Dylan Sternod, Gig Harbor, 10U, 56 lbsPlaced 2nd
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 63 lbs
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 10U, 67 lbs, Placed 4th
Jonathan Robles, Port Orchard, 10U, 67 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 71 lbs, Placed 2nd
Noah Leota, Port Orchard, 10U, 84 lbs, Placed 2nd
Hayden Sternod, Gig Harbor, 12U, 67 lbs, Placed 3rd
Evan Bilow, Bremerton, 12U, 70 lbs, Placed 3rd
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs, Placed 4th
Dominick Shannon, Gig Harbor, 12U, 78 lbs
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 82 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Peter Pauly, Bremerton, 12U, 92 lbsPlaced 4th
Paul Bermudez, Bremerton, 12U, 98 lbs
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, 14U, 87 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Benjamin Gomez, Poulsbo, 14U, 125 lbs, Placed 2nd
Quinn Lawrence, Poulsbo, 16U, 100 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 16U, 106 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion
Thor Michaelson, Bremerton, 16U, 160 lbsBad Draw OWC Qualifier Champion

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01/12/2019
2019 NWWC Holiday Push-up Champions
Congratulations to the twenty-four NWWC wrestlers and coaches who labored over the two-week Winter Break to complete 3,000 push-ups and conquer the 2019 NWWC Holiday Push-up Challenge. In victory, the 2019 NWWC Holiday Push-up Champions spent Saturday afternoon in leather recliners enjoying Bumblebee on the big screen. 

Wrestlers
Dylan Sternod, Port Orchard, Age 97050
Waylon Hoyt, Port Orchard, Age 8, 6800
Koichi Castro, Port Orchard, Age 10, 6725
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, Age 7, 5800
William Moran, Gig Harbor, Age 8, 5800
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, Age 11, 5500
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, Age 6, 5350
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, Age 11, 5250
Quinn Lawrence, Poulsbo, Age 14, 4810
Kahtai Castro, Port Orchard, Age 54161
Addison Hunt, Belfair, Age 8, 4100
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, Age 12, 4000
Kailey Balajadia, Bremerton, Age 8, 3644
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, Age 7, 3585
Hayden Fernandez, Gig Harbor, Age 8, 3170
Colton Fernandez, Gig Harbor, Age 5, 3130
Hayden Sternod, Port Orchard, Age 11, 3030
Elsie Pedersen, Poulsbo, Age 8, 3000
Zander Allen, Port Orchard, Age 6, 3000
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, Age 6, 3000
Albee Pedersen, Poulsbo, Age 8, 3000
Gracie Leota, Port Orchard, Age 11, 3000

Coaches
Coach Britton, Poulsbo, 11110
Coach Brandon, Port Orchard, 2155

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1/04-06/2019
Weekend Wrestling Results
Twenty-seven NWWC athletes wrestled in three tournaments in two states spanning 900 miles over the weekend of January 4th. Combined, they earned twenty-four medals, two trophies and eleven individual championships. Congratulations to the following NWWC wrestlers.

Christmas Clash Middle School Duals (Farmington, UT) 1/04/2019
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, Middle School, 119 lbs, 3-2
Thor Michaelson, Bremerton, Middle School, 149 lbs, 5-0
Jeremiah Rendon, Port Orchard, Middle School, 187 lbs, 2-0

TOA - Salt Lake Slam (Farmington, UT) 1/05/2019
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 10U, 63 lbs
Thor Michaelson, Bremerton, Middle School, 149 lbs, 2X Salt Lake Slam Champion
Jeremiah Rendon, Port Orchard, Middle School, 187 lbsPlaced 3rd

Steelclaw Folkstyle Open (Sedro Woolley, WA) 1/06/2019
Colton Fernandez, Gig Harbor, 6U, 39 lbs, Placed 2nd
Colt Trogden, Poulsbo, 6U, 42 lbs, Placed 2nd
Elicia Robles, Port Orchard, 6U, 42 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Preston Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 45 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Paxton Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 47 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 45 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 49 lbs Placed 2nd
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 62 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Zander Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 4th
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 3rd
Hayden Fernandez, Gig Harbor, 10U, 49 lbs, Placed 4th
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 53 lbs
Dylan Sternod, Gig Harbor, 10U, 56 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 59 lbs, Placed 2nd
Jonathan Robles, Port Orchard, 10U, 67 lbs, Placed 2nd
Brenden Gomez, Poulsbo, 10U, 71 lbs, Placed 3rd
Emma Allen, Port Orchard, 10U, 105 lbs, Placed 5th
Hayden Sternod, Gig Harbor, 12U, 67 lbs, Placed 4th
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 12U, 70 lbs, Placed 3rd
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 12U, 74 lbs, Placed 3rd
Zane Divelbess, Bainbridge Island, 12U, 74 lbs, Placed 2nd
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs, Placed 3rd
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 82 lbs
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 92 lbs, Placed 3rd
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 98 lbs, Placed 4th
Emily Gomez, Poulsbo, 12U, 135 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Logan Parrish, Gig Harbor, 14U, 125 lbs, Placed 5th
Benjamin Gomez, Poulsbo, 14U, 130 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 16U, 102 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 16U, 113 lbs, Steelclaw Folkstyle Champion

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12/22/2018
Battle for the Mats
Eight NWWC wrestlers traveled north to Ferndale, WA on Saturday, December 29th to compete at the 2018 Battle for the Mats folkstyle tournament. After four hours of wrestling, NWWC had collected nine medals and four individual championships. Congratulations to all eight NWWC wrestlers.

Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 53 lbsBattle for the Mats Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 53 lbsBattle for the Mats Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 56 lbs, Placed 2nd
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 10U, 67 lbs, Placed 3rd
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs, Placed 3rd
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 92 lbs, Placed 2nd
Peter Pauly, Bremerton, 12U, 92 lbs, Placed 3rd
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 97 lbs
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, 14U, 123 lbsBattle for the Mats Champion
Thor Michaelson, Bremerton, 16U, 160 lbsBattle for the Mats Champion

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12/22/2018
Takedown Express
Twenty-five NWWC wrestlers traveled to Kent, WA on the morning of Saturday, December 22nd to compete at the Takedown Express folkstyle wrestling tournament. By Saturday evening, NWWC had earned 18 medals, 10 championships and the Takedown Express team title. Congratulations to all twenty-five NWWC wrestlers.

Colton Fernandez, Gig Harbor, 6U, 38 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Reed Hoyt, Tahuya, 6U, 38 lbs, Placed 3rd
Preston Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 44 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Kahtai Castro, Port Orchard, 6U, 47 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Paxton Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 53 lbs, Placed 3rd
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 43 lbs
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 45 lbs
Blake Bermudez, Bremerton, 8U, 62 lbs
Zander Allen, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Uriah Allen, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 2nd
Peyton Beckett, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 4th
Hayden Fernandez, Gig Harbor, 10U, 49 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Hayden Fernandez, Gig Harbor, 10U, 53 lbs
Dylan Sternod, Gig Harbor, 10U, 56 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 59 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 63 lbs
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 63 lbs
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 67 lbs
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 71 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Cyrus Maya, Fox Island, 10U, 84 lbs
Summit Paddock, Gig Harbor, 10U, 105 lbsPlaced 4th
Hayden Sternod, Gig Harbor, 12U, 67 lbs, Placed 2nd
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 12U, 70 lbsPlaced 2nd
Koichi Castro, Port Orchard, 12U, 74 lbsPlaced 3rd
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs, Placed 2nd
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 82 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 82 lbs
Tagney Paddock, Gig Harbor, 12U, 86 lbs
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 92 lbs, Placed 3rd
Paul Bermudez, Bremerton, 12U, 98 lbs
Colin McIntyre, Vashon Island, 14U, 97 lbsTakedown Express Champion
Colin McIntyre, Vashon Island, 14U, 102 lbsTakedown Express Champion

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12/14-16/2018
Weekend Wrestling Results
With the high school wrestling season fully underway and USAW offering numerous events throughout the region, dozens of NWWC wrestlers are competing at multiple tournaments every weekend. This weekend was no exception with nine NWWC wrestlers competing in West Linn, OR, seven NWWC wrestlers competing in Mt. Vernon, WA, two NWWC wrestlers competing in Centralia, WA and over thirty NWWC wrestlers competing at various high school wrestling tournaments, like the Hammerhead in Bremerton, WA, where Bobby Gomez of North Kitsap High School (126 lbs) and Haley Michaelson of Bremerton High School (140 lbs) both earned individual championships. In total, NWWC wrestlers returned home from the weekend battles with 29 medals, nine individual championships and Dylan Sternod of Gig Harbor, age 9, lugged home a giant Outstanding Wrestler Belt. Congratulations NWWC wrestlers.

Battle for the Belts VI (West Linn, OR)
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 62 lbs, Battle for the Belts Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 53 lbs
Addison Hunt, Belfair, Elementary Girls, 55 lbsPlaced 3rd
Dylan Sternod, Gig Harbor, 10U, 56 lbsBattle for the Belts Champion, OW
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 71 lbs, Placed 2nd
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 10U, 110 lbs, Battle for the Belts Champion
Hayden Sternod, Gig Harbor, 12U, 63 lbs, Placed 4th
Evan Bilow, Bremerton, 12U, 70 lbs
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, 14U, 83 lbs, Placed 2nd
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 16U, 106 lbs, Battle for the Belts Champion

Little Mountain Rumble (Mt. Vernon, WA)
Preston Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 45 lbsLittle Mountain Rumble Champion
Paxton Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 49 lbs, Placed 2nd
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 45 lbsLittle Mountain Rumble Champion
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 49 lbs, Placed 2nd
Zander Allen, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 2nd
Uriah Allen, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 3rd
Peyton Beckett, Bremerton, 8U, 77 lbs, Placed 3rd
Emma Allen, Port Orchard, 10U, 98 lbs, Placed 3rd

Twin City Holiday Folkstyle (Centralia, WA)
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 10U, 105 lbsTwin City Holiday Champion
Peter Pauly, Bremerton, 12U, 92 lbs

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12/12/2018
2019 Junior High Big Board

Representing the great State of Washington and the mighty NWWC, Mitchell Neiner of Port Orchard, age 14, and Thor Michaelson of Bremerton, age 14, joined the ranks of the 2019 Junior High Big Board and distinguished themselves among Flowrestling’s top-100 junior high wrestlers in America. Congratulations to both boys.

https://www.flowrestling.org/rankings/6288772-2019-junior-high-big-board/29606-future-stars-top-100-junior-high-wrestlers?fbclid=IwAR2DmHIS61iZAWH1XH18cu8bxZPCL3YRRdJzWtzAFUvMjMyRA46vxjSJBDU

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12/09/2018
2018 Northwest Ultimate Wrestler
Seventy-three NWWC wrestlers rolled out the red carpet and played host to over 500 athletes at the 8th annual Northwest Ultimate Wrestler tournament on Sunday, Dec 9th. As the battles progressed throughout the day, NWWC amassed 980 points, seventy-one pins, forty-two medals, eighteen individual championships and ultimately its third consecutive NUW team title. The 2018 Northwest Ultimate Wrestler drew over forty wrestling clubs from Utah, New Mexico, Oregon and Washington State. Congratulations to all seventy-three NWWC wrestlers.

Titan McCarty, Poulsbo, 6U, 33 lbs, Placed 2nd
Reed Hoyt, Tahuya, 6U, 33 lbs, Placed 3rd
Mazie Beaudoin, Poulsbo, 6Ue, 35 lbs, Placed 3rd
Luke Petrick, Hansville, 6U, 38 lbs, Placed 2nd
Liam Chichester, Bremerton, 6U, 38 lbs, Placed 3rd
Elicia Robles, Port Orchard, 6U, 43 lbs, Placed 3rd
Preston Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 43 lbs, Placed 3rd
Colt Trogden, Poulsbo, 6U, 46 lbs, Placed 2nd
Kahtai Castro, Port Orchard, 6U, 46 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Paxton Beckett, Bremerton, 6U, 48 lbs, Placed 2nd
Elsie Pedersen, Poulsbo, 6U, 51 lbs, Placed 3rd
Brock Zappey, Port Orchard, 6U, 53 lbs, Placed 2nd
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 43 lbs
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 45 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 45 lbs
Ezekiel Knight, Bremerton, 8U, 49 lbs
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 49 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Trevor Retzloff, Seabeck, 8U, 49 lbs
Emily Chichester, Bremerton, 8U, 49 lbs
Jax Grabill, Allyn, 8U, 49 lbs
Gabriel Knight, Bremerton, 8U, 49 lbs
Isaac Leota, Port Orchard, 8U, 53 lbs
Marshall Shoemaker, Silverdale, 8U, 56 lbs
Logan McGrath, Poulsbo, 8U, 62 lbs
Blake Bermudez, Bremerton, 8U, 62 lbs, Placed 4th
Logan McGrath, Poulsbo, 8U, 70 lbs
Zander Allen, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 3rd
Uriah Allen, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 4th
Charles Phillips, Poulsbo, 8U, 70 lbs
Peyton Beckett, Bremerton, 8U, 85 lbs, Placed 2nd
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 9U Girls, 55 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 9U Girls, 60 lbs, Placed 3rd
Emma Allen, Port Orchard, 9U Girls, 105 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Dylan Sternod, Gig Harbor, 10U, 56 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Cole Petrick, Hansville, 10U, 56 lbs
Jensen Emmons, Port Orchard, 10U, 59 lbs
Jensen Emmons, Port Orchard, 10U, 63 lbs
Albee Pedersen, Poulsbo, 10 U, 63 lbs
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 63 lbs
Quinn Partyke, Poulsbo, 10U, 63 lbs
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 67 lbs
Jonathan Robles, Port Orchard, 10U, 67 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Jett Petrick, Hansville, 10U, 67 lbs
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 71 lbs, Placed 3rd
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 10U, 71 lbs
Boden Olsen, Kingston, 10U, 77 lbs
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 77 lbs, Placed 2nd
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 10U, 77 lbs
Cyrus Maya, Fox Island, 10U, 84 lbs
Noah Leota, Port Orchard, 10U, 84 lbs, Placed 4th
Summit Paddock, Gig Harbor, 10U, 105 lbs
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 10U, 105 lbs, Placed 2nd
Kaiden Sorensen, Silverdale, 12U, 63 lbs
Hayden Sternod, Gig Harbor, 12U, 67 lbs, Placed 3rd
Evan Bilow, Bremerton, 12U, 70 lbs, Placed 2nd
Zane Divelbess, Bainbridge Island, 12U, 74 lbs, Placed 4th
Koichi Castro, Port Orchard, 12U, 74 lbs
Tristen Simon, Seabeck, 12U, 74 lbs
Dominick Shannon, Gig Harbor, 12U, 78 lbs
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 78 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs
Edgar Vidana, Bremerton, 12U, 82 lbs
Dominick Shannon, Gig Harbor, 12U, 82 lbs
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 78 lbs, Placed 2nd
Ashton Roberts, Port Orchard, 12U, 82 lbs
Tagney Paddock, Gig Harbor, 12U, 86 lbs
Peter Pauly, Bremerton, 12U, 92 lbs
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 92 lbs, Placed 2nd
Juan Vidana, Bremerton, 12U, 98 lbs
Paul Bermudez, Bremerton, 12U, 98 lbs
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, 14U, 83 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Colin McIntyre, Vashon Island, 14U, 97 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Chase Eaglin, Port Orchard, 14U, 97 lbs
Morgan Paul, Poulsbo, 14U, 102 lbs
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, 14U, 125 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Benjamin Gomez, Poulsbo, 14U, 125 lbs
Savannah Sinclair, Bremerton, 14U Women, 110 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Quinn Lawrence, Poulsbo, 16U, 94 lbs, Placed 2nd
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 16U, 106 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 16U, 113 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Michael Chichester, Bremerton, 16U, 126 lbs, Placed 2nd
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, 16U, 126 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Jeremiah Rendon, Port Orchard, 16U, 170 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Jeremiah Rendon, Port Orchard, 16U, 182 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion
Makayla Beaudoin, Poulsbo, 16U Women, 112 lbs, Placed 2nd
Hannah Johnson, Poulsbo, 16U Women, 144 lbs, Northwest Ultimate Wrestler Champion

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11/30-12/02/2018
Weekend Wrestling Results
From sea-level to six-thousand feet, nine NWWC wrestlers traveled far and high to compete at two great tournaments over the weekend of December 1, 2018. Stone Hartford of Port Orchard, age 12, earned a 5th-place finish in the Middle School 83 lb division, and Addison Hunt of Belfair, age 8, earned the 9U 56 lb girls individual championship at the 2018 TOA-King of the Mountain tournament in Colorado Springs, CO. Meanwhile, back in Stanwood, WA, seven NWWC wrestlers earned six medals and five individual championships at the Stanwood Sting. Congratulations to all nine NWWC wrestlers.

2018 TOA-King of the Mountain
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 9U Girls, 56 lbs, TOA-King of the Mountain Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U True Beginner, 53 lbs, Placed 2nd
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, Middle School, 83 lbs, Placed 5th

Stanwood Sting
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 45 lbs, Stanwood Sting Champion
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 10U, 105 lbs, Stanwood Sting Champion
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs, Stanwood Sting Champion
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 92 lbs, Placed 4th
Peter Pauly, Bremerton, 12U, 92 lbs
Peter Pauly, Bremerton, 12U, 98 lbs, Placed 3rd
Colin McIntyre, Vashon Island, 14U, 97 lbs, Stanwood Sting Champion
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 16U, 106 lbs, Stanwood Sting Champion

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11/23/2018
2018 Tough Guy Tournament
Thirty-two NWWC wrestlers traveled to Buckley, WA on Black Friday to battle at the Tough Guy tournament. Twenty NWWC wrestlers placed in the top-6 and nine wrestlers won their division. As a team, NWWC finished second. The Tough Guy, a PCJWL varsity tournament, drew nearly 500 youth wrestlers from 41 clubs throughout Pierce County and the surrounding areas. Congratulations to all thirty-two NWWC wrestlers.

Reed Hoyt, Port Orchard, 8U, 42 lbs
Colt Trogden, Poulsbo, 8U, 42 lbs
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 42 lbs, Placed 6th
Jax Grabill, Port Orchard, 8U, 46 lbs, Placed 6th
Ryker McCarty, Poulsbo, 8U, 46 lbs, Tough Guy Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 54 lbs, Placed 3rd
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 58 lbs, Placed 5th
Zander Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 63 lbs
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 63 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 63 lbs, Placed 5th
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 63 lbs
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 69 lbs
William Moran, Port Orchard, 8U, 69 lbs, 2X Tough Guy Champion
Emma Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 110 lbs, Placed 2nd
Dylan Sternod, Port Orchard, 12U, 57 lbs, 3X Tough Guy Champion
Kaiden Sorensen, Silverdale, 12U, 60 lbs
Hayden Sternod, Port Orchard, 12U, 63 lbs Placed 2nd
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 12U, 66 lbs
Jonathan Robles, Port Orchard, 12U, 66 lbs, Placed 2nd
William Moran, Port Orchard, 12U, 69 lbs, Placed 2nd
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 12U, 69 lbs
Braden Lauer, Port Orchard, 12U, 69 lbs
Zane Divelbess, Poulsbo, 12U, 73 lbs
Koichi Castro, Port Orchard, 12U, 73 lbs, Placed 3rd
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 77 lbs, Tough Guy Champion
Dominick Shannon, Gig Harbor, 12U, 77 lbs
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 77 lbs
Noah Leota, Port Orchard, 12U, 77 lbs
Dominick Shannon, Gig Harbor, 12U, 81 lbs
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, 12U, 86 lbs, Tough Guy Champion
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 91 lbs
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 12U, 103 lbs
Morgan Paul, Poulsbo, 14U, 102 lbs
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 14U, 102 lbs, 4X Tough Guy Champion
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, 14U, 120 lbs, 5X Tough Guy Champion
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, 14U, 128 lbs, 6X Tough Guy Champion
Johnathan Gressett, University Place, 14U, 144 lbs, Placed 3rd
Jeremiah Rendon, Port Orchard, 15U, 182 lbs, Tough Guy Champion

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11/16-17/2018
2018 TOA Northwest Bigfoot Battle
Twenty-one NWWC wrestlers traveled to Spokane, WA over the weekend of November 16th to compete at the 2018 TOA Northwest Bigfoot Battle. Thirteen NWWC wrestlers medaled including Samuel Moran of Gig Harbor, age 7 and Brendan David of Port Orchard, age 9, who both finished first in their division. The Bigfoot Battle, a regional-level tournament and national-ranking qualifier, drew nearly 1200 top youth wrestlers from 139 wrestling clubs from Washington and the western states.

Congratulations to all twenty-one NWWC wrestlers.

 

Daniel Moran, Gig Harbor, FLY, 41 lbs, Placed 4th
Devin Vally, Port Orchard, 8U, 53 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 62 lbs, Northwest Bigfoot Battle Champion
Zander Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 9U Girls, 60 lbs, Placed 3rd
Emma Allen, Port Orchard, 9U Girls, 94 lbs, Placed 2nd
Addison Hunt, Belfair, TB 10U, 52 lbs, Placed 3rd
Dylan Sternod, Port Orchard, 10U, 53 lbs, Placed 4th
Jonathan Robles, Port Orchard, 10U, 67 lbs, Placed 2nd
William Moran, Port Orchard, 10U, 67 lbs, Placed 3rd
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 10U, 105 lbs, Northwest Bigfoot Battle Champion
Hayden Sternod, Port Orchard, 12U, 63 lbs
Zane Divelbess, Poulsbo, 12U, 70 lbs
Koichi Castro, Port Orchard, 12U, 74 lbs
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 82 lbs, Placed 4th
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 92 lbs
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, Middle School, 83 lbs, Placed 6th
Quinn Lawrence, Poulsbo, Middle School, 87 lbs
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, Middle School, 102 lbs, Placed 3rd
Johnathan Gressett, University Place, Middle School, 149 lbs, Placed 6th

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11/10/2018
Basin Brawl
Twelve NWWC wrestlers traveled over the mountains to Moses Lake, WA on Saturday, November 10th to compete at the Basin Brawl wrestling tournament. Throughout the day, NWWC battled in over fifty matches and after the Brawl was cleared, NWWC emerged with twelve medals and five individual championships. The Basin Brawl drew over 200 wrestlers from Idaho, Oregon and Washington State. Congratulations to all twelve NWWC wrestlers.

Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 43 lbs
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 45 lbs, Placed 2nd
Jax Grabill, Port Orchard, 8U, 49 lbs, Placed 2nd
Zander Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 2nd
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs, Basin Brawl Champion
Dylan Sternod, Port Orchard, 10U, 53 lbs, Basin Brawl Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 53 lbs
Dylan Sternod, Port Orchard, 10U, 56 lbs, Basin Brawl Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 56 lbs, Placed 2nd
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 59 lbs, Placed 2nd
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 63 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 63 lbs, Placed 4th
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 67 lbs
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 10U, 105 lbs, Basin Brawl Champion
Emma Allen, Port Orchard, 10U, 105 lbs
Hayden Sternod, Port Orchard, 12U, 70 lbs, Placed 3rd
William Moran, Port Orchard, 12U, 70 lbs, Basin Brawl Champion
William Moran, Port Orchard, 12U, 74 lbs, Placed 3rd

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11/04/2018
2018 Pacific Junior Open

NWWC sisters Hailey Roberts and Brooklyn Roberts traveled to Forest Grove, OR on November 4th to compete at the 2018 Pacific Junior Open. Brooklyn avenged her twin sister in the semi-finals and bested the number-one seed wrestler in the High School Girls 125 lb division to finish second overall. Congratulation to both NWWC wrestlers.

Hailey Roberts, Port Orchard, High School Girls, 125 lbs
Brooklyn Roberts, Port Orchard, High School Girls, 125 lbs, Placed 2nd

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10/28/2018
2018 Northwest Takedown Championships
NWWC and eighteen other wrestling clubs showed up at Bremerton High School on Sunday, October 28th to cap the preseason with a showdown at the 2018 Northwest Takedown Championships.  As a team, NWWC dominated the tournament with fifty-seven wrestlers earning fifty-one medals (top-3 finishes) and eighteen individual championships. Congratulations to all fifty-seven NWWC preseason wrestlers.

Reed Hoyt, Port Orchard, 6U, 39 lbs, Placed 5th
Liam Chichester, Bremerton, 6U, 39 lbs, Placed 4th
Daniel Moran, Gig Harbor, 6U, 39 lbs, Placed 3rd
Mazie Beaudoin, Poulsbo, 6U, 39 lbs, Placed 2nd
Colt Trogden, Poulsbo, 6U, 45 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Elsie Pedersen, Poulsbo, 6U, 52 lbs, Placed 4th
Brock Zappy, Port Orchard, 6U, 52 lbs, Placed 2nd
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 43 lbs, Placed 2nd
Townes Hoyt, Tahuya, 8U, 45 lbs, Placed 3rd
Jax Grabill, Port Orchard, 8U, 49 lbs, Placed 2nd
Trevor Retzloff, Seabeck, 8U, 49 lbs, Placed 3rd
Trevor Retzloff, Seabeck, 8U, 53 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Devin Vally, Port Orchard, 8U, 56 lbs Northwest Takedown Champion
Logan McGrath, Poulsbo, 8U, 62 lbs
Devin Vally, Port Orchard, 8U, 62 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Uriah Downs, Bremerton, 8U, 62 lbs, Placed 3rd
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 62 lbs, Placed 4th
Jacob Hurt, Poulsbo, 8U, 62 lbs
Brody Woods, Port Orchard, 8U, 62 lbs
Marshall Shoemaker, Port Orchard, 8U, 62 lbs
Logan McGrath, Poulsbo, 8U, 62 lbs, Placed 5th
Marshall Shoemaker, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 3rd
Zander Allen, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Brody Woods, Port Orchard, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 4th
Uriah Downs, Bremerton, 8U, 70 lbs, Placed 2nd
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 53 lbs, Placed 3rd
Brent Bunag, Bremerton, 10U, 53 lbs, Placed 2nd
Dylan Sternod, Port Orchard, 10U, 56 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Kailey Balajadia, Bremerton, 10U, 56 lbs
Brent Bunog, Bremerton, 10U, 56 lbs, Placed 4th
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 10U, 56 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 59 lbs, Placed 2nd
Caleb Novick, Port Orchard, 10U, 59 lbs, Placed 3rd
Albee Pedersen, Poulsbo, 10U, 63 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 10U, 63 lbs, Placed 2nd
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 63 lbs
Waylon Hoyt, Tahuya, 10U, 67 lbs, Placed 4th
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 10U 67 lbs, Placed 2nd
Julian-john Salas, Bremerton, 10U, 83 lbs, Placed 2nd
Brendan David, Port Orchard, 10U, 113 lbs, Placed 2nd
Kaiden Sorensen, Silverdale, 12U 61 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Hayden Sternod, Port Orchard, 12U, 67 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 12U, 67 lbs, Placed 3rd
William Moran, Port Orchard, 12U, 70 lbs, Placed 2nd
Zane Divelbess, Poulsbo, 12U, 74 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
William Moran, Port Orchard, 12U, 74 lbs, Placed 2nd
Evan Bilow, Bremerton, 12U, 74 lbs, Placed 3rd
Tristen Simon, Seabeck, 12U, 78 lbs, Placed 2nd
Wyatt Trogden, Poulsbo, 12U, 78 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 82 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Tristen Simon, Seabeck, 12U, 82 lbs, Placed 2nd
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 86 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 92 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Stone Hartford, Port Orchard, Middle School, 87 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Ashon Roberts, Port Orchard, Middle School, 87 lbs, Placed 3rd
Quinn Lawrence, Poulbso, Middle School, 97 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, Middle School, 102 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, Middle School, 125 lbs, Placed 2nd
Benjamin Gomez, Poulsbo, Middle School, 130 lbs, Placed 2nd
Angelo Salas, Bremerton, Middle School, 145 lbs, Placed 4th
Johnathan Gressett, University Place, Middle School, 145 lbs, Placed 3rd
Makayla Beaudoin, Poulsbo, Middle School Girls, 105 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion
Savannah Sinclair, Bremerton, Middle School Girls, 105 lbs, Placed 2nd
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, High School, 113 lbs, Placed 2nd
Michael Chichester, Bremerton, High School, 126 lbs
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, High School, 126 lbs
Roiel Sorensen, Silverdale, High School, 138 lbs
Estan Wakonabo, Bremerton, High School, 138 lbs, Placed 3rd
Alpha Cooper, Bremerton, High School, 152 lbs, Placed 4th
Micheal Murray, Bremerton, High School, 152 lbs, Placed 3rd
Diego Clemen, Bremerton, High School, 152 lbs, Placed 5th
Luis Clemen, Bremerton, High School, 160 lbs, Placed 2nd
Holly Beaudoin, Poulsbo, High School Girls, 127 lbs, Northwest Takedown Champion

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10/19-21/2018
2018 Freak Show
Six NWWC preseason wrestlers traveled to the Westgate Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV over the weekend of October 19, 2018 to compete at the 2018 Freak Show wrestling tournament. As a team, NWWC wrestled 30 matches over two days and returned home with three medals and one Freak Show Championship: William Moran of Gig Harbor, age 8, finished first-place in the 8U division. The sold-out tournament drew over 3500 youth and high school wrestlers from throughout the United States. Congratulations to all six NWWC wrestlers. 

Addison Hunt, Belfair, Girls Elementary, 54 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 58 lbs
Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 62 lbs
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 70 lbsFreak Show Champion
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 74 lbsPlaced 2nd
Holly Beaudoin, Poulsbo, Girls High School, 124 lbs, Placed 4th
Bobby Gomez, Poulsbo, 18U, 126 lbs
Estan Wakonabo, Bremerton, 18U, 126 lbs

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10/14/2018
2018 Thunderdome Throwdown
Seventeen NWWC wrestlers traveled to Highline College on Sunday, October 14th to compete at the 2018 Thunderdome Throwdown wrestling tournament.  As a team, NWWC earned fourteen medals (top-3 finish) and five individual championships. The 2018 Thunderdome Throwdown drew 228 youth and high school wrestlers from Washington, Oregon and British Columbia. Congratulations to all seventeen NWWC wrestlers.

Zander Allen, Port Orchard, 6U, 63 lbs, Placed 3rd
Uriah Allen, Port Orchard, 6U, 63 lbs, Thunderdome Throwdown Champion
Addison Hunt, Belfair, 8U, 54 lbs, Placed 2nd
Magnus Michaelson, Bremerton, 12U, 66 lbs, Placed 2nd
Evan Bilow, Bremerton, 12U, 73 lbs, Placed 3rd
Zane Divelbess, Poulsbo, 12U, 77 lbs, Placed 6th 
Ashton Roberts, Port Orchard, 12U, 81 lbs
Brennen Williams, Port Orchard, 12U, 81 lbs, Placed 2nd
Stone Hartford, Olalla, 12U, 86 lbs, Thunderdome Throwdown Champion
Jaxon Johnson, Poulsbo, 12U, 91 lbs, Placed 3rd
Stone Hartford, Olalla, 12U, 91 lbs, Placed 2nd
Mitchell Neiner, Port Orchard, 15U, 106 lbs, Placed 2nd
Lars Michaelson, Bremerton, 15U, 120 lbs, Placed 4th
Michael Chichester, Bremerton, 15U, 120 lbs
Bobby Gomez, Poulsbo, 15U, 138 lbs, Thunderdome Throwdown Champion
Jeremiah Rendon, Port Orchard, 15U, 182 lbs, Placed 2nd
Holly Beaudoin, Poulsbo, 18U Girls, 132 lbs, Thunderdome Throwdown Champion
Haley Michaelson, Bremerton, 18U Girls, 146 lbsThunderdome Throwdown Champion

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10/14/2018
2018 California World Challenge
Two NWWC brothers traveled to Clovis West High School in Clovis, CA over the weekend of October 13th to compete among California's top preseason high school and youth wrestlers at the 2018 California World Challenge. Both brothers returned home with a medal; William Moran of Gig Harbor, age 8, returned home with gold. The California World Challenge drew 875 wrestlers and 20 college wrestling recruiters from throughout the West Coast. Congratulations to both NWWC wrestlers.

Samuel Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 63 lbs, Placed 4th
William Moran, Gig Harbor, 8U, 70 lbs, California World Champion

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10/12/2018
2018 USAW Year-End National Rankings

USA Wrestling, the national governing body for the sport of wrestling, just released the year-end national rankings and six NWWC wrestlers made the exclusive list. Haley Michaelson of Bremerton finished #10 in the 18U 132 Womens Division, Holly Beaudoin of Poulsbo finished #13 in the 16U 112 Womens Division and out of the 12,869 athletes in the 14U division, Lars Michaelson of Bremerton finished #5 in 102, Mitchell Neiner of Port Orchard finished # 3 in 87 and Thor Michaelson of Bremerton finished #2 in 136. Rounding out the super six was Stone Hartford of Port Orchard who finished #8 in the 12U 82 division. The USAW Future Olympian Rankings are based off weighted points earned at qualifying regional and national tournaments. Congratulations to all six nationally-ranked NWWC wrestlers.

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