Deacon Moran: National Champion, 190lbs.

Missouri Wrestlers Triumph at 2024 National Folkstyle Championships

The 2024 Air Force Special Warfare 16U & Junior Boys and Girls Folkstyle Nationals, hosted in the iconic UNI Dome in Cedar Falls, IA, is primed to be a groundbreaking event in the world of wrestling. This year marks the introduction of a revamped format aimed at showcasing the elite young talent in the 16U and Junior divisions, spotlighting the hard work and dedication of these outstanding athletes.

Interview: Deacon Moran: 190 National Champion, Ft. Zumwalt North.

As the first stage of the prestigious Triple Crown, this event not only sets the tone for the competitions to follow but also serves as a vital platform for athletes to demonstrate their skills before college recruiters and a national audience. With participants and spectators from across the country expected to attend, the Nationals stand as a testament to the spirit and passion that define high school folkstyle wrestling, making it an unmissable event for anyone involved in or enthusiastic about the sport.

Interview: Wyatt Dannegger, 16U Boys Folkstyle Nationals Champion at 88 lbs.

Interview: Mya Hairston: 95 National Champion, Festus

Interview: Jayden Moehle: 235 National Champion, Grain Valley

Missouri All-Americans:

Age GroupWeightPlacementFirst NameLast NameClub
Junior Girls951MyaHairstonThoroughbred Wrestling Academy (TWA)
Junior Girls1004McKenzyMasonTeam Owls Wrestling Club
Junior Girls1006GenavieveCejaTeam Owls Wrestling Club
Junior Girls1103AromaMarrufoMO West Championship Wrestling Club
Junior Girls1157KristieJensenMissouri
Junior Girls1252KaileyBensonPurler Wrestling Inc
Junior Girls1258EmmaLynBurnettMissouri
Junior Girls1553CaliDupreeNixa High School Wrestling
Junior Girls1557AbbyKeatingMissouri
Junior Girls2353JaydenMoehleMO West Championship Wrestling Club
Junior Boys1135KaisonSchreierMO West Championship Wrestling Club
Junior Boys1505ColbyGrayMissouri
16U Girls1007McKenzyMasonTeam Owls Wrestling Club
16U Girls1127PalomaJuarezGreater Heights Wrestling
16U Girls1707TaylorKanoyMissouri
16U Girls1906KaylynDavisMissouri
16U Girls2351JaydenMoehleMO West Championship Wrestling Club
16U Boys881WyattDanneggerBonhomme Wrestling
16U Boys1137EliSperryTeam Grind House Wrestling Club
16U Boys1208LukeClineMissouri
16U Boys1443LandenMcDowellTeam Hammer Wrestling Academy
16U Boys1753CarterBrownBonhomme Wrestling
16U Boys1756BryceNewhamColumbia Wrestling Club
16U Boys1901DeaconMoranCombative Sports Athletic Center
16U Boys2157TylerBrooksTeam Owls
16U Boys2853GriffinMorrisThoroughbred Wrestling Academy (TWA)

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