OnTheMat recognizes top scoring teams of the decade


ALAMOSA — Tim Yount’s prep wrestling ranking service OnTheMat recognized 15 teams across all classes for their performance in state tournaments over the past decade. Among the 15 teams recognized, two valley teams made the rankings.

Alamosa wrestling placed as the No. 5 team garnering a state best 5 state titles in that time and collecting a cumulative 1070 team points. Centauri ranked No. 7, over the course of the past 10 years, The Falcons advanced 9 wrestlers to the top five of state tournaments and posted cumulative 1063.3 team points.

Yount discussed the list “There is often the debate the most dominant team during a decade. Numbers don’t lie. State team titles don’t lie. Since the late 80’s, On the Mat Rankings has been tracking that detail. This overview covers the top teams from 2010 to 2019. Attached are the details on points scored at state, a list of all those teams who ever finished in the top 15 for a particular state tournament and class that they represented at that point in time.”

1. Pomona 1388.5

a. average of 138 points per state tourney

b. 4x state champ; 5x - 2nd

c. 4th the one other year (2010)

d. Two times top 50 in the U.S.

2. Paonia 1386.5

a. 3x state champ

b. 1x – 2nd

c. 7x top three

3. Windsor 1196.5

a. 3x state champ

b. 7x top 3

c. 1 time top 50 in the U.S.

4. Rocky Ford 1109

a. 2x state champ

b. 1x – 2nd

c. 7x top five

d. 10x top 10

5. Alamosa 1070

a. 5x state champ (leads all teams)

b. 8x top 10

c. Note: Valley and Alamosa won 9 of the 10 state titles in the decade

6. Pueblo County 1067.5

a. 2x state champ

b. 5x top 3

7. Centauri 1063.5

a. 1x state champ

b. 5x top 3

c. 9x top 5

8. Valley 1050.5

a. 4x state champ

b. 10x top 6

9. Broomfield 912.5

a. 3x state champ

b. 7x top 10

10. Ponderosa 858

a. 1x state champ

b. 2x – 2nd c. 6x top 5

11. Lamar 849

a. 2x – 2nd

b. 8x top 10

12. Pine Creek 837.5

a. 1x state champ

b. 9x top 10

13. Discovery Canyon 821.5

a. 2nd in 2013

b. 9x top 10

14. Grand Junction 817.5

a. 1x state champ

b. 7x top 10

15. Thompson Valley 814.50

a. 1x state champ

b. 7x top 10

Advertisement


Video News