Tracy High Wrestler, Gary Bairos, Being Inducted into Tracy Sports Hall of Fame

The Tracy Press has an article posted about this year’s inductees into the Tracy Sports Hall of Fame.

As a Tracy High wrestler, Gary Bairos, class of 1981, won the San Joaquin Athletic Association title four times. He went on to win two subsection titles and a Sac-Joaquin Section title and was a California Interscholastic Federation runner-up before heading to Arizona State University, where he became the 1986 Pac-10 champion and NCAA All-American.

Full article available here

Tracy Junior is Champion at Lou Bronzan

Tracy High’s Eli Blackwell was the champion at 132lb weight class at the 2-day varsity Lou Bronzan tournament at Liberty High School in Brentwood, CA. The following is the Tracy Press coverage of that event. In addition to Eli, freshman Anthony Nunes finished with a 5th place medal.

http://www.goldenstatenewspapers.com/tracy_press/sports/wrestling-tracy-junior-takes-gold-at-bronzan-tournament/article_9ca96fec-0a72-11e9-b959-e37e1ed44ab4.html

How wrestling can benefit youth football players

We have posted links to articles in the past that espoused the great benefit wrestling is to athletes who participate in other sports. Football is a commonly linked sport. The article linked below is another great example of how one family was given advice for their middle-school aged son to get involved in wrestling as it would have direct impact on skills necessary to develop into a good football player.

Article linked here to usafootball.com