Archive for June, 2015

Hayden Hidlay Named Flo Wrestler of the Week

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

After a dominating 17-0 performance at the Junior National Freestyle and Greco-Roman Duals in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Hayden Hidlay was named Wrestler of the Week by Flo Wrestling.

Hidlay, the top ranked 145-pounder in the nation, proved he had the goods at 152 pounds with a 9-0 run in Greco and 8-0 in Freestyle, including a 11-10 win over Wyatt Sheets of Oklahoma. Sheets is ranked 17th in the nation at 152.

You can see the Hidlay story on Flo at this link: Hidlay Flo Wrestler of the Week

Hidlay Goes 8-0 in Freestyle, Earns Double All-American Status

| June 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Hayden Hidlay works for a score near the edge of the mat against Canten Marriott of Missouri.

Hayden Hidlay works for a score near the edge of the mat against Canten Marriott of Missouri.

Hayden Hidlay capped off a perfect week at the Junior National Freestyle and Greco-Roman Duals in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

After a 9-0 performance in Greco, Hidlay went 8-0 in freestyle to earn double All-America honors. The senior to be racked up six tech falls, a pin and a decision.

Team PA went 4-4 in the freestyle competition, defeating Georgia (39-29), Iowa 2 (44-26), Missouri (36-31) and Kansas 1 (40-32). The losses came at the hands of Oklahoma (50-13), California Red (42-23 and 51-17) and Washington (41-29).

Team PA finished 12th overall.

Hayden Hidlay (8-0) Results:
160 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Canten Marriott (Missouri) TF 13-2
152 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Dylan Brazell (Kansas 1) Fall 0:54
152 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Colton Clingenpeel (Iowa 2) TF 12-2
152 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Wyatt Sheets (Oklahoma) Dec 11-10
152 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Jordan Jimenez (California Red) TF 10-0
152 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Tom Strassenberg (Washington) TF 17-5
152 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Jacob Bueno (California Red) TF 10-0
152 – Hayden Hidlay (Pennsylvania) over Greg Hilliard (Georgia 1) TF 10-0

Hidlay Finishes 9-0 to Become Greco All-American

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hayden Hidlay (152-160) went 9-0 at the Junior National Greco-Roman Duals in Tulsa to become a Greco All-American.

Team PA finished fifth in the Bronze/Copper Pool with wins over North Dakota (38-28) and Ohio (45-23). Losses were to Colorado (33-30) and Michigan (1) by a 52-19 score.

Team PA finished 13th overall and were 5-4 in the event.

Freestyle quarterfinal action begins today with Team PA taking on Colorado in a Pool B matchup. Action gets underway at 10 AM ET.

Hayden Hidlay’s Results from Junior Greco Duals-Day One

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hayden Hidlay went 5-0 on the first day of competition at the Junior National Greco-Roman Duals in Tulsa Oklahoma on Wednesday.

Hidlay bumped up to 160 for the Ohio dual and rallied from a 6-0 deficit to win by a tech fall to give Team PA the 38-31 victory. Hilday recorded three tech falls and two major decisions on the day.

Team PA went 3-2 for a third-place finish in Pool A. They advance to today’s bronze/copper pool A with round robin matches against Colorado, North Dakota and Michigan.

Team PA will then wrestle aplacement match with an opponent from pool B which includes Ohio, Georgia, Kansas 1, and Missouri.

Hayden Hidlay (Blue) takes on Ryder Punke from Illinois.

Hayden Hidlay (Blue) takes on Ryder Punke from Illinois.

 

Junior National Greco-Roman Duals Results for Hayden

15-6 over Zemua Baptista, Nebraska
8-0 over Ryder Punke, Illinois 
15-4 TF over Dylan Brazell, Kansas
17-6 TF over Jake Henderson, Ohio 
10-0 TF Anthony Wokasch, Arizona 

Team PA Scores

Quarterfinals-Pool A
Pennsylvania 55, Nebraska (2) 9

Semifinals-Pool A
Illinois 52, Pennsylvania 12

Consolation Semifinals-Pool A
Pennsylvania 45, Kansas (2) 18

Consolation-Third Place-Pool A
Pennsylvania 38, Ohio 31

True 2nd Place-Pool A
Arizona 34, Pennsylvania 27

Hayden Hidlay to Compete in Junior National Duals

| June 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mifflin County’s Hayden Hidlay will compete for team PA at the Junior National Wrestling Duals in Tulsa, Oklahoma this week.

Greco-Roman competition begins Wednesday, June 24 with Freestyle kicking off on Friday, June 26.

Hidlay is rated 11th in the Class of 2016 by Flo Wrestling and 20th by Intermat.