Welcome to the Warren County Wildcats Wrestling online home.
During the season, this is the place to visit for up to the minute results, team rosters (grades K-12), and team schedules. Be sure to visit often for all the latest Wildcat information throughout the year. In addition, check out our famous Hall of Fame, Team History, and our ever-growing Team Photo Album.
- Next Level underway in July
- Next Level Fall Club begins when school reopens in August
Picture of the Week
Great job at Nationals Zach!
Next Level closing for break - will reopen for Fall
The Next Level Summer club is closing this week for the fall dead period. The Fall Club will reopen at the end of August when school reopens. It will run Monday thru Thursdays 3:45-5pm. Check out our next level link for all the details.
Congrats to Zach Beckner at Nationals!
The entire WC Wrestling team, coaches, and family want to congratulate Zach Beckner on his performance at US Nationals this week. Zach represented VA in both Freestyle and Greco, and is the first wildcat in over a decade to attend the most prestigious off season tournament in then nation. Great job Zach!
Congrats to Zach Beckner and Coach Wadas
The WC athletic awards were held this past Wednesday and the wildcat wrestling team scored big with two awards. Zach Beckner was awarded performer of the year for unbelievable sophomore year of wrestling (44-1, District, Conference, Region Champ and State Runner Up) and Coach Wadas was awarded Coach of the year! Great job wildcats!
Wildcat Open - Big Success
The wildcat open - our home K-12 folk-style tournament was held this past weekend and was a big success. It was the largest turnout we have ever had and gave a great amount of mat time to all wrestlers. A thank you goes out to all the parents and family who worked tables, concession, or clean up. We couldn't do it without your help! The full results are on the Coach's Corner link - the full list of WC wrestlers is on our next level club site.
Congrats to Zach Beckner - 2014 VA Freestyle State Champ
Congratulations goes out to Zach Beckner who won the 2014 Cadet Freestyle VA State Championship. Zach went 4-0 on the day winning every match (event the finals) by tech fall. Zach will represent Warren County and VA as he travels to Fargo, North Dakota to compete in the US National this summer! Great job Zach!
Congrats to Terrace Thompson who will continue his wrestling career at ODU
Congratulations go out to Terrace Thompson who has officially committed to attend Old Dominion University next year, and continue his wrestling career as a ODU monarch. Terrace had a Hall of Fame career as a wildcat - he was a 2 time state place winner and 3 time district and region placer. Terrace is in the record books for
3rd in Warren County history for wins (132), tied for most wins in a season (46), all time leader in nearfalls (205) , career take downs (159), career pins (44), and team points.
Congratulations to Terrace and his family on such a great opportunity and good luck to his on wrestling at the next level.
Next Level Wrestling Club Underway - Tournament Season in Full Swing
The Next Level Wrestling Club is running full speed ahead this Spring with Club Practices and Strength and Conditioning Sessions each week. The Club also has a full slate of off season tournaments wrestlers can attend to gain experience and mat time. Stay up to date on all the club activities, results, and tournaments by clicking on our next level club link (on sidebar). Lets get the cats on the mat!
1st Club Car Wash big Success
The first Club Car Wash was this past Sunday and it was packed with cars from start to finish. A big thanks goes out to all the wrestlers and parents who stood in the sun all day working. Also to the family, friends, and alumni who came out and donated to the program. Next Car Wash will be May 10th.
Zach Beckner crowned Sophomore All American
Congratulations to Zach Beckner who placed 5th in the NHSCA Nationals this weekend in VA Beach. Zach became Warren County's second All American behind Trey Kirkland. Congrats also goes toJacob Schneider and Terrace Thompson both who competed with Zach but came just short of placing. Great job wildcats!Publish
Wrestling Banquet and End of Season info
The Wrestling banquet was held at Shenandoah Valley Country Club this past Tuesday and was a great success. Congratulation to all the award winners and the entire team on such a great season. Now that the season is over All equipment must be turned in ASAP. Also the off season info has been given out - if you did not receive this - please contact a coach. Warren County also has a donation box in the wrestling room to donate shoes, cloths, or any gear that isn't going to be used in the future. What a great season - go wildcats!
Wildcats Wrestling takes 7th in the state wrestling tournament, places 5 wrestlers and State Runner Up - Zach Beckner!
The Wildcats traveled to Salem to attend the 2014 State Wrestling Tournament. At the end of the 2 day tournament the Cats took 7th place placing all 8 team members. This was the teams 2nd best finish at the state tournament in wildcat history! Zach Beckner was a State finalist for the Wildcats and took 2nd place in this year's tournament. Tyler Barisciano, Terrace Thompson, and Jacob Schneider has fantastic weekends all taking 3rd place. Tyler Shanholtz and Tristan Ward ended awesome Tournament runs with a 6th place and a 7th place! Congratulations to all the wildcats on an amazing tournament and season. Go Wildcats
Beckner Crowned 2014 Region Champ - Wildcats send 6 wrestlers to the state Tournament.
The Wildcats had one of the best tournaments in years crowning 1 region champ and sending 6 wrestlers to states (tied for the most). Zach Beckner was crowned region champ, while Tyler Barisciano and Jacob Schneider were region runners up. Terrace Thompson took 3rd place and Tyler Shanholtz and Tristan Ward posted huge upsets to place 4th and advance. Levi Lambert also had a great tournament placing 6th and Josh Newman, Brandon Ketola, Zach Smith, and Jacob Grimsley were regional qualifiers. All team members scored points for the team and we finished 5th in the region. The Cats depart this Thursday for the state tournament in Salem, Va Good luck and go Wildcats!
Cats Crown 4 Conference 28 Champions, send to 10 to the Region tournament
The conference 28 tournament was held this past Saturday at Skyline High School and the wildcats had a huge night crowning four champions (Beckner, Barisciano, Thompson, and Schneider) and sent ten wrestlers to the 3A East Region Tournament at John Champe next Friday/Saturday. The team finished 2nd in the conference and had a great start to its post season run. Full results on the roster link - Great job wildcat!
Big Weekend for Wrestling as Varsity Crowns 3 District Champs and JV team become 2014 Super Regional Champions!
The Cats had an unbelievable weekend of wrestling! The Varsity cats crowned 3 district champs (Beckner, Barisciano, and Thompson), 2 runners up (Ward and Schneider), and 5 placewinners. The cats fell 1.5 points short of the team title to Strasburg but it was an exciting race down to the final match!
The JV Cats traveled to Skyline for the JV Super Regionals. The cats Came home with their first ever title topping 28 other JV teams. The Cats had one individual champ (Brady Bryant) but put 5 in the finals and had 11 total place-winners! Full results for both events are on the roster link. Great job to both teams and Go Wildcats!
Middle School is crowned NVJL Champions!
The middle school wrestling team traveled to Johnson Williams this past Tuesday and won the 2013/14 NVJL championships. Full list on place-winners are posted on the Middle School link. Congratulations Wildcats!