A press release from the Rio Grande City CISD reports the Grulla High School Gator Wrestling team and coaches were treated to a luncheon in celebration of their accomplishments. Members of the Board of Trustees along with administration were in attendance to express their well wishes for their endeavors.
“This is one of the sports that excels every year and every year there is always a group that are Regional Qualifiers and State Qualifiers,” said Rey Ramirez, Athletic Director. “As a former coach and former athlete, I know what it takes to get to that level and aspire for that gold medal and it takes a lot of hard work.”
Mrs. Lupita Garza, GHS Principal congratulated the students and coaches for their achievements and for their spectacular representation of their campus. She also thanked Mr. Eleazar Velasquez, Jr. and Mrs. Leticia O. Lopez, Board Members along with RGCCISD Administration for attending the luncheon and helping them celebrate.
The following were all the Regional and State Qualifiers for 2016-2017: GATORS – STATE QUALIFIERS Ivan Ozuna, Mario Marroquin, Jasmine Perez, Jaylyn Trevino, Carolyn Villarreal, GATORS – REGIONAL QUALIFIERS:, Ivan Ozuna, Deion Ozuna, Roy Cavazos, Felipe Trevino, Aaron Salinas, Jose Zaragoza, Mario Marroquin, Ernesto Cota, Derek Solis, LADY GATORS – REGIONAL QUALIFIERS, Jaylyn Trevino, Jasmine Perez, Carolyn Villarreal, Zabrina Montalvo, GATORS – REGIONAL ALTERNATES: Abram Vela, Aaron Salinas, Luciano De Leon, Joshua Cota.