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 Royal Oak High's Earle Weaver, right, begins his match at the individual state final. Weaver was one of 36 local wrestlers to earn All-State honors.

Royal Oak High's Earle Weaver, right, begins his match at the individual state final. Weaver was one of 36 local wrestlers to earn All-State honors.

Photo by Patricia O'Blenes


A look at the local All-State wrestlers

By: Jacob Herbert | C&G Newspapers | Published March 9, 2020

 Photo by Patricia O’Blenes Fans watch as the top wrestlers in the state take part in the grand march at the individual state final March 7 at Ford Field. The top eight wrestlers in each weight class earned All-State honors.

Photo by Patricia O’Blenes Fans watch as the top wrestlers in the state take part in the grand march at the individual state final March 7 at Ford Field. The top eight wrestlers in each weight class earned All-State honors.

Photo by Patricia O'Blenes

 Rochester Hills Stoney Creek's Austin Jordan smiles after receiving his medal at the state final.

Rochester Hills Stoney Creek's Austin Jordan smiles after receiving his medal at the state final.

Photo by Patricia O'Blenes

At the individual wrestling state finals, the top eight finishers in each weight class across all four divisions receive All-State recognition.

Following is a list of the local wrestlers to earn All-State honors.

Division 1

112 pounds

Cole Dunn, Harrison Township L’Anse Creuse, fourth place

Orion Wilson, Macomb Dakota, sixth place

Tamin Machart, Utica Ford II, seventh place

119 pounds

Brendan Ferretti, Dakota, state champion

Andrew Hampton, Rochester Hills Stoney Creek, runner-up

Kavan Troy, Rochester High, seventh place

125 pounds

Jeremy Sarter, West Bloomfield High, sixth place

Nathan Smith, Dakota, eighth place

130 pounds

Brad Weiand, Dakota, fourth place

Blake Noonan, Stoney Creek, fifth place

Kenneth Crutchfield, Dakota, eighth place

135 pounds

Noah Tgriosm Ford, eighth place

140 pounds

Matthew Mallory, Fraser High, fourth place

145 pounds

Joseph Papas, Dakota, eighth place

152 pounds

Gary Nilson, Ford, third place

Jackson Vance, Birmingham Seaholm, sixth place

160 pounds

Brett Stanley, Warren De La Salle, fifth place

171 pounds

Earle Weaver, Royal Oak High, fifth place

Vaughn Petty, Clinton Township Chippewa Valley, eighth place

189 pounds

Damon Dunbar, Birmingham Groves, third place

215 pounds

Ethan Jones, Walled Lake Western, eighth place

285 pounds

Austin Jordan, Stoney Creek, fifth place

Jelion (Chris) Berry, Warren Mott, seventh place

Joe Driesbach, Walled Lake Northern, eighth place

Division 2

103 pounds

Tyler Daniel, Warren Woods Tower, eighth place

119 pounds

Joe Haynes, Tower, state champion

125 pounds

Josh Howey, Tower, eighth

130 pounds

Dru Wilson, Tower, fifth

140 pounds

Shenard Foster, Harper Woods, seventh place

160 pounds

Torey Coleman, Auburn Hills Avondale, fourth place
Ryan Radvansky, Tower, eighth place

171 pounds

Omari Embree, Tower, state champion

Division 3

119 pounds

Allan Davis, Clawson High, third place

145 pounds

Michael Pizzo, Clawson, seventh place

171 pounds

Joseph Smith, Warren Lincoln, fifth place

285 pounds

Luke Bishop, Madison Heights Bishop Foley, seventh place