Wrestler of the Year
Alfred Bannister, Bishop McNamara: The junior competed for most of the year in the 145-pound weight class before dropping down to 138 to dominate, well, everybody. Bannister finished the season 68-0 and capped it with a National Preps title. He's still on track to break Maryland's alltime record for wins.
Coach of the Year
Earl Newman, Surrattsville: In his second year guiding the program, Newman again led the Hornets to an appearance in the Regional Duals. When he took over, there was one wrestler on the team and Newman has since built the group up to respectability.
Crafty senior won a county title, finished second at regionals and ended up 38-4.
St. Vincent Pallotti
Grappler with a bright future placed second at MIAAs and fifth at Maryland Independents.
St. Vincent Pallotti
Senior capped tenure at Pallotti with fifth-place MIAA finish, eighth at states.
Dominant senior ended on top with undefeated season (35-0) and 4A/3A state title.
A county champ, Norman finished second at Regionals as Suitland's lone representative.
Finished the season fifth in the state tournament and second at WCACs.
Placed fifth in the state and went 23-5 in final year with the Hornets.
Charles H. Flowers
Long, quick senior finished fourth in the state and won a county title (32-7).
The Clippers' Mr. Everything, Hollings finished sixth at states (34-8).
Capped terrific season with WCAC championship and second-place finish at states.
Burst onto the scene to finish third at 4A/3A states (31-11).
Placed third at Maryland Independents, second at WCAC's.
Came on strong at the end with dramatic county title, fifth place finish at states (33-5).
106: Logan Wilson, DeMatha, freshman
113: Francois Scarboro, Charles H. Flowers, junior
120: Christian Hernandez, High Point, senior
126: Lewis Riggs, DeMatha, sophomore
132: Larry Lopez, DeMatha, junior
138: Kevin Thomas, Parkdale, junior
145: Elijah Emiola, Bladensburg, junior
152: Jonathan Jones, Eleanor Roosevelt, senior
160: Avery McDonald, Bishop McNamara, junior
170: Lynwood Wilkins, Charles. H. Flowers, senior
182: Fernando Hurdle, Parkdale, senior
195: Terry Nance, Parkdale, senior
220: Yamil Cristobal, St. Vincent Pallotti, senior
285: Antonio Santoro, St. Vincent Pallotti, junior