Athlete of the Week
Three State Qualifiers
Athlete of the Week
Congratulations to Jesse Sattler (senior, 126 lbs.), Nate Johnson (senior 138 lbs.), and RJ Chakolis (8th grade, 182 lbs.)! Sattler and Johnson took 1st and Chakolis placed 3rd at the Paul Bengtson Wrestling Invitational on Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at the Lindbergh Center. Sattler earned the fastest finals pin (15 seconds) in the history of the tournament, while […]
Congratulations to Nate Johnson (senior 138 lbs.) and Jesse Sattler (senior, 126 lbs.) for placing 1st at the Ethan Herman Memorial Tournament in Chanhassen on 12/10/2016! Other placers – RJ Chakolis 5th place (8th grade, 182 lbs.) and Justin Grunseth 6th place (senior 160 lbs.). Great job, guys!
Two Hopkins Varsity Wrestlers medalled and one placed at Don Meyers Fridley Tournament. Congratulations to seniors Jesse Sattler 2nd place (126 lbs.), Nate Johnson (138 lbs.), and Eddie Heimer (120 lbs.) 4th place.
The 2016-17 wrestling season is right around the corner! See details below. 2016-17 Wrestling Calendar Monday, November 21st: First day of practice – 3:00-5:00pm. Tuesday, November 29th: Weight certifications at practice. Chemical Awareness Meeting at 6:00pm in the HS auditorium (for wrestlers and at least one parent/guardian). Immediately following will be the wrestling/parent meeting (North 205, Lindbergh Center). […]
Junior wrestler Nathan Johnson is this week’s Mighty Silver & Royal Blue athlete of the week. Nate finished the regular season 37-3 highlighted by beating the #3 ranked wrestler in class A. This was his 4th year wrestling, and Nate made his second trip to the state individual wrestling meet by winning the section 6AAA 126lb weight class. […]
Congratulations to Nate Johnson (1st place), Jesse Sattler (2nd place), and Trevon Pettigrew (2nd place) who will represent section 6AAA in the state individual wrestling tournament Friday February 26th! Sattler (junior, 31-6) will wrestle in the 120lb weight class, Johnson (junior, 35-3) in 126lb, and Pettigrew (senior, 28-9) in 220lb. The wrestlers and coach Al Price will go to […]
Wrestler Ian Smith is finally healthy and competing well for the Hopkins wrestling team. Ian missed the first 14 matches and 5 competitions due to an injury. He is now 9-3 on the season wrestling at 160lb. 7 of those 9 victories were pins! Ian shows great senior leadership and is important to have back […]
Congratulations to Jesse Sattler on his 100th Varsity Wrestling Win, reached at the Paul Bengtson Hopkins Invitational on Saturday, January 9th, 2016. Way to go, Jesse!
Congratulations to Ian Smith in his 1st place win! Three additional wrestlers medaled at the annual Paul Bengtson Invitational on 01.09.2016: 120 lbs. Jesse Sattler – 2nd place, 126 lbs. Nate Johnson – 2nd place, 160 lbs. Ian Smith – 1st place, 285 lbs. Trevon Pettigrew – 2nd place
Two Hopkins wrestlers medaled at the Chaska-Chan Holiday Tournament on Saturday, December 12th, 2015: Nate Johnson delivered on his first seed as the champion in the 126 lb. weight class, adding 1st place to his previous 3rd (2014 – 120 lbs.) and 1st place finishes (2013 – 119 lbs.). Jesse Sattler – 3rd place, 120 lbs.