After a strong showing at district competition earlier this week, Irving ISD will be represented by 12 scholar-athletes and three alternates at the regional wrestling tournament this Friday and Saturday at Birdville Stadium.
Nimitz High School boys, with six regional qualifiers and an alternate, finished fourth as a team at the district meet. Two Nimitz girls are alternates. Irving High School had five qualifiers while one MacArthur wrestler also advanced.
A complete list of regional qualifiers from Irving ISD can be found below:
- Nehemiah Ventura – 2nd place, 120-lb class
- Danny Urquilla – 3rd place, 220-lb class
- Manuel Limon – 4th place, 285-lb class
- Jakorian Crain- 4th place, 145-lb class
- Ileana Flores – 4th place, 165-lb class
- Jace Allen – 4th place, 106-lb class
- Azel Canelo – 2nd place, 170-lb class
- Nathan Arriaga – 3rd place, 113-lb class
- J’Den Hall – 3rd place, 182-lb class
- Jacob Pricer – 3rd place, 160-lb class
- Miguel Rodriguez – 3rd place, 132-lb class
- Jeremy Reyes – 4th place, 152-lb class
- Nestor Urrecha – 5th place (alternate), 126-lb class
- Jenny Mireles – 5th place (alternate), 138-lb class
- Naima Rodriguez – 5th place (alternate), 119-lb class
Congratulations, wrestlers, and best of luck!