Five Northwest ISD wrestlers earn state medals, including a UIL championship
Five Northwest ISD wrestlers earn state medals, including a UIL championship
Posted on 02/28/2017
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Five Northwest ISD student-athletes walked away with medals from the UIL Wrestling State Tournament, including one wrestler who won a state championship.

From Eaton High School, two wrestlers earned bronze medals: Kiylie Delgado in the 102-pound girls classification, and Mattison Parker in the 119-pound girls classification. Additionally, Mark Springer won 5A Assistant Coach of the Year honors. Eaton is in its second year of existence, and the awards mark the school’s first honors at the state tournament.

Three Northwest High School student-athletes earned state medals: Schon Ausman earned a bronze in the 145-pound boys classification, Andrena Carter earned a bronze in the 165-pound girls classification and Mike Kumlien earned a gold and state championship in the 132-pound boys classification. In winning the state championship, Mike defeated the wrestler who beat him for the regional title in their weight classification.

Both Eaton and Northwest compete in the UIL’s 5A classification. The Eaton girls placed eighth as a team, and the Northwest boys placed ninth as a team. Eaton’s wrestling team is led by head coach Bryan Shivers, and Northwest’s wrestling team is led by head coach Daniel McCready.

Eaton's state wrestling medalists and coaches
From left: assistant coach Mark Springer (5A Assistant Coach of the Year), Kiylie Delgado (bronze), Mattison Parker (bronze), head coach Bryan Shivers

Northwest's state wrestling medalists and coaches
From left: Schon Ausman (bronze), Mike Kumlien (gold), Andrena Carter (bronze), head coach Daniel McCready