Three Tri-City United Titans made first team academic all state in wrestling: Jose Reyes, Riley O’Malley and Brody Rud.
The 2020 edition of The Guillotine Academic All-State honorees features 30 first-team members, 30 second-team members, 30 third-team members and 33 honorable mention wrestlers.
Senior Jose Reyes made the Second Team. Juniors Riley O’Malley and Brody Rud earned honorable mention.
Reyes, 195 pounds, had a 4.0 GPA with a 34-10 record. He did not place at state. His head coaches are Paul Norgren and Shaun Timmerman.
O’Malley, 182 pounds, earned a 3.51 GPA, a 39-12 record and did not place at state.
Rud, 170 pounds, finished with a 3.26 GPA, a 23-13 record and did not place at state.
One hundred twenty-seven total wrestlers, representing 59 teams, were submitted this season. Points were tallied based on current varsity wins, current state tournament placement, and cumulative high school GPA. Each of the first team wrestlers receives two certificates and a letter of recognition.
Everyone on the first team placed fifth or higher at state this year, including 13 champions and seven runners-up. First team members have an average of 46 season wins, an average season win-percentage of 93 percent, and an average GPA of 3.78.
The 2020 Guillotine Academic All-State wrestlers appear in the May 15th issue of The Guillotine Newsmagazine.