As the Texas high school wrestling season charges ahead, a cohort of standout sophomores is grappling their way into the spotlight, showing that the future of the sport is as promising as ever.
These young athletes, hailing from various corners of the Lone Star State, have already made a mark in their inaugural season, and now, with a year of experience under their belts, they’re not just competing — they’re dominating.
Combining raw talent with honed technique, these sophomores are quickly becoming the faces to watch, whether they’re deftly maneuvering on the mat or racking up points with their aggressive takedowns and calculated pins.
|1||6A||190||Aiden Cooley||Allen||3rd-2023 (#9 nationally ranked)|
|2||5A||106||Mikey Ruiz||Canyon Randall||1st-2023|
|3||Prep||126||Beau Bacon||St Marks School of Texas||1st-2023|
|4||Prep||157||Brodie Bedford||All Saints Episcopal||2nd-2023|
|5||5A||113||Enrique Uribe||Frisco Centennial||2nd-2023|