MOTT BEARS RELEASE SEASON PREVIEW

08/16/2011 -

Mott CC will be looking to improve on last years performance with a solid crew coming back. Although the team has a lot of youth it also brings back a lot of experience, and fire power. With a lot of depth at 125 Mott will have a lot of options with returning National champion Hermon Gillum who can wrestle at 2 weight classes. Talented freshman Greco state champ Jessie Armstrong provides more option at 141/149 with returning National qualifier Devin Marrinar. The Bears will have a great dual team, and should score well at Nationals with several wrestlers had a shot at All-American honors. Look for a lot of fire works in Michigan this year.


Head Coach: Hermon Gillum 3rd season
Dual record: 11-4
National finish: 14
All-Americans: 1
National Champions: 1
National Qualifiers: 4
Key loses: Travis Pentingel
Key Returners: Hermon Gillum III, Travis Fletcher, Devin Marrinar, Sean Allen, Mike Green, and Aaron Wilkes.
Recruits:125 D. Wade Highland Park, 133 Craig Kelley Birch Run, 133 Jessie Armstrong Gaylord, 149 Cody Young Mount Morris, 165 D. Cannon Highland Park, 174 Austin Muehler Grand Blanc,174 Brad Boone US. Army,184 Mike Caldwell Fairfax,VA,184 Marquis Walker Beecher, 235 Nathan Franks Lake Fenton.
PROJECTED STARTING LINE UP
125-Hermon Gillum III
133-Jessie Armstrong
141-Devin Marrinar
149-Cody Young
157-Sean Allen
165-Brad Boone
174-Austin Muehler
184-Mike Caldwell
197-Mike Green
235-Nathan Franks
285-Aaron Wilkes