By Ray Shoaf
This weekend teams from all over the state will be traveling outside the state to catch those tough tournaments. 10 of the #1 ranked 6A wrestlers out of 14 will be at these events and 28 of the top 5, it will be hard for the lower 15 to make any moves this week into the top 5.
- Walsh Ironman Tournament in Ohio. Allen will be taking their team to arguably one of the toughest tournaments in the nation. the 18th ranked Allen will be up against 19 other Nationally ranked teams per Intermat. Including the 10 ranked higher then they. Braedan Redlin got a 5th seed at 170 and AJ Ferrari got a 2nd seed at 182. TCA is on the list of teams traveling there as well.
- Mid America Nationals in Oklahoma. Traveling north of the border into Enid Oklahoma will be Arlington Martin, Flowermound, Liberty Christian, Keller Central, Keller, and Southlake Carroll. They will have their hands full with several Oklahoma teams like Nationally ranked Tuttle, and several other top ranked teams from Oklahoma and Kansas.
- Las Cruces Tournament in New Mexico. 18 teams from El Paso will cross the line into New Mexico to attend one of their largest tournaments for the year with 41 teams competing. 6A and 5A power house teams will all be there. Coronado, Burges, Eastwood, Hanks, Gadsden ISD, Socorro, Del Valle, Fabens, Montwood, El Paso, Bel Air, Jefferson, Franklin, Austin, Pebble Hills, Riverside, Irvin, and Ysleta.Best of luck and safe travels to all. These tournaments will be on Trackwrestling