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Wrestler of the Week - February 7th

posted Feb 10, 2019, 1:48 PM by James Messenger

Wrestler of the Week for February 7this Grade 12 wrestler Prateesh Giri.  The Armada Team has great team spirit but I doubt there is another wrestler who has the whole team cheering for them as loud as they do for Prateesh.  Prateesh’s effort and dedication to the sport have captured the heart and admiration of his teammates.  As he prepares for the last tournament of his Grade 12 year his teammates and coaches want him to know how much they respect his character.



Wrestler of the Week - January 24

posted Jan 29, 2019, 6:48 AM by James Messenger

Wrestler of the Week for January 24 is Grade 11 wrestler Duncan McLeod.  Duncan has been working hard every practice always trying his best. His teammate states “he isn’t afraid to make his partner pay for his mistakes.  He’s kicking butt and taking names.”  Come see just how hard this kid and his teammates work this weekend at ADSS for the Alberni Armada Wrestling Invitational. 





Wrestler of the Week - January 17

posted Jan 20, 2019, 8:48 PM by James Messenger   [ updated Jan 20, 2019, 9:33 PM ]

Wrestler of the Week for January 17 is the small but mighty Bobby Mckenzie.   Bobby was last year’s BC Champion at 41kg.  Bobby has gone up a few weight classes and is battling it out against a very tough field of athletes in his new division.  Despite his recent growth spurt his teammates acknowledge that he is often the smallest wrestler in the practice room and he works hard and will challenge anyone.  He is like the Energizer Bunny he just keeps going and going. 



Wrestler of the Week - January 10

posted Jan 14, 2019, 9:32 AM by James Messenger

Wrestler of the Week for January 10 is Grade 11 Owen Spencer.  Owen is our first two time recipient this season.  Owen was selected based on the fact that he is stepping up in his added leadership role, working harder than anyone else, and proving the rest of the province that he’s ready to come back and win his first provincial finals.



Wrestler of the Week - December 6th

posted Dec 10, 2018, 6:50 PM by James Messenger

Wrestler of the Week for December 6this Grade 12 Jayce Clayton is wrestler of the week because of his continuous hard work and willingness to help others. In every practice he gives it his all and pushes those around him as well.  He is a leader and mentor to his teammates as well as the up and coming wrestlers who he volunteers to support.  Jayce won the gold medal at the Cougar Invitational this past weekend.  A testament to his hard work.


Wrestler of the Week - November 29

posted Dec 3, 2018, 8:38 PM by James Messenger

Wrestler of the Week for November 29 is Grade 11 Connor Alexander. Despite being a true rookie Connor has been coming out to every practice doing the runs and working hard every practice in a tough weight class.  Connor is a first year wrestler in grade 11.  Coming out as a senior, working hard and being open to learning as much as he can is commendable.  Connor has a great attitude and a tremendous work ethic and we’re excited he has chosen to join wrestling!  



Wrestler of the Week - November 22

posted Nov 24, 2018, 8:43 PM by James Messenger

Wrestler of the Week for November 22 is Grade 11 Owen Spencer.  Owen is a returning BC High School silver medalist and is doing everything within his control to make sure not one person finishes ahead of him in 2019.  Owen has made every practice this year.  He is focused and has led many of the team warm ups. He is one of the main leaders on the team.  These are just some of the reasons why Owen is a great choice for wrestler of the week. 



Wrestler of the Week - November 15

posted Nov 19, 2018, 8:22 AM by James Messenger

Wrestler of the Week for November 15 goes to Grade 11 wrestler Scott Coulthart. Scott’s attendance and hard work at practice makes him stand out on the mats, and his energy elevates the intensity.  Scott is a key component of Alberni’s “big boys” who are the backbone of this seasons Armada Team.  Look for Scott along with his training partners to be bringing the same intensity to competitions provincially and nationally this year.  These are just some of the reasons why Scott is an excellent choice for Wrestler of the Week.



Wrestler of the Week - November 8

posted Nov 12, 2018, 9:58 AM by James Messenger

 

Wrestler of the Week for November 8this Grade 12 wrestler Prateesh Giri.   Prateesh’s selection as the first WOW of the season will come as no surprise to anyone involved in the Alberni Wrestling Program in recent years.   Prateesh was the recipient of the character award in 2018.  Prateesh always models the values of hard work and dedication espoused by the Alberni Valley Wrestling Club. His teammates acknowledge that he is always working his hardest, challenging himself with tougher matches, and supporting his teammates.  These are just some of the reasons why Prateesh is an excellent choice for Wrestler of the Week. 



2018/2019 Junior Club Information

posted Nov 4, 2018, 8:27 PM by James Messenger   [ updated Nov 4, 2018, 8:27 PM ]

For information about Alberni Valley Wrestling Club's Junior Club practices and season visit click here to get more information.


This year's Junior Club will be coached by Travis Cross, Andrew Tuck, Lauren Barker and Chris Simister.

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