Española Valley Junior Wrestling State Results
The Española Valley Junior Wrestling Team participated in the New Mexico State Championships February 26th & 27th with a successful demonstration of athletic skill. State Champions: Devin Atencio, Elijah Martinez, Jonathan Romero; State Runners Up: Cruz Sandoval, Adryan Triana, Damian Gonzales; 3rd place: Izzy Maestas; 4th place: Stephen Montoya, Noah Maez, Andrew Gonzales.
Members of the team also participated in National Wrestling Tournaments in El Paso, Texas and Denver, Colorado. 2015 – 2016 National Champions: Elijah Martinez (2 time); Devin Atencio, Jonathan Romero. Other National Placers: Cruz Sandoval (2nd place – 2 time); Devin Atencio (2nd place); Adryan Triana (3rd place); Landon Atencio (6th place – 2 time); and Noah Maez (5th place).
Congratulations to the Española Valley Junior Wrestling Team for a great season!
Española Valley Junior Wrestlers Pictured – Back Row: Antonio Vigil, Jonathan Romero, Damian Gonzales, Elijah Martinez, Elijah B. Martinez, Devin Atencio, Izzy Maestas, Andrew Gonzales; Middle Row: Landon Atencio, Cruz Sandoval, Adryan Triana, Julian Baros, Noah Maez, Stephen Montoya; Front Row: Ayden Lovato, Aiden Martinez; Head Coach: Emilio Atencio; Assistant Coaches: Henry Martinez, Gilbert Sandoval, Gabriel Baros.