Youth state took place this weekend in Amarillo, and Best Trained placers & champs are as follows:

Arturo Zavala -2nd

Kade Moore – #Champion

Joseph “Zeke” Liescheski – 3rd

Caden Garcia – 4th

Alex Zavala – 4th

Vincenzo Oliva – #Champion

Samuel Reynolds – 3rd 

Drake Madole – 2nd 

Braxton Brown – #Champion

Dylan Johnson – 6th

Jason Stahl – 6th

Rashazara Walwyn -3rd

Matthew Johnson – #Champion

Congratulations all around to wrestlers , parents and supporters.

The 2016 Freestyle-Greco season is now open for enrollment!

First practice will be February 29

For information, go to the program page
download the enrollment form.


#PreSeasonNationals Results

Posted: October 30, 2015 in News & Updates

Best Trained Wrestling has Five Champions at Preseason NationalsEighteen Best Trained wrestlers traveled to Cedar Falls, Iowa this past weekend to compete in Preseason Nationals in the University of Northern Iowa Dome. Many of the top wrestlers in the country competed on 26 mats and Best Trained wrestlers came home with five champions and three third place finishers. It was a great first event as the wrestlers gear up for another exciting season of Allen wrestling at all levels: grade school through high school. See below for individual results.

High School Division:

Braeden Redlin – Champion at 152 lbs – Freshman/Sophomore Division

Logan Brown – 3rd at 113 lbs – Freshman/Sophomore Division

Nico Manzonelli – 3rd at 220 lbs – Junior/Senior Division

Others Competing: Noah Yeamans, Alonzo Herrera, Trent Dooley, John McCabe, Evan Hackett, Justin Villegas, Dalton Miller, and Patrick Bryan


Girls Division:

Alex Liles – Champion at 139 lbs

Others Competing: Sierra Brown Ton


Grade School and Middle School Divisions:

Mario Danzi – Champion at 112 (5th/6th grade)

AJ Ferrari – Champion at 136 (7th/8th grade)

Anthony Ferrrari – 3rd at 85 lbs (5th/6th grade)

Angelo Ferrari – Champion 80 lbs (3rd/4th grade)

Others Competing: Braxton Brown

About the Program:
The Youth Wrestling Program is designed for all wrestling skill levels from kindergarten through 8th grade. Wrestlers are trained according to their skill level. Coaches will guide the athletes through fundamental techniques, such as takedowns, throws, counter moves, escapes, reversals, tilts, and pinning combinations.  

Practice Schedule:
Folkstyle Season: Oct 19 – Feb 25, 2016 – Mon, Tue, & Thur – 6:00pm – 7:00pm
**Mandatory parent meeting October 13th – **6-7pm**
(changed due to student fair day on Oct 12th)

Practice Location: AHS Wrestling Room~ 155 Rivercrest (Football Stadium)~ Allen, TX 75002

Registration closes on October 20

Program Cost: $325
Includes $200 uniform package (singlet, shirt, shorts and USA card) *Discounts for multiple family members from same household – email for info/eligibility

Enrollment Form & payment due by October 13, 2015
On-site enrollment available at parent meeting on Oct 13

See “payment links” page to pay via paypal or credit card.

The 2015-2016 Elite and Youth Program enrollments are now open. Links are below to each program, where you will find details on the program, links to enrollment form and payment information.

The Elite Program

The Youth Program

Any questions or concerns, please email

Best Trained Greco & Freestyle wrestlers took home team gold as overall champs in both styles – and below are individual results:


Jett Moore 1st
Antonio Oliva – 1st
Nissim Pingue – 3rd
Joseph Liescheski – 2nd
Angelo Ferrari – 1st
Kade Moore – 1st
Anthony Ferrari – 1st
Vincenzo Oliva – 2nd
Braxton Brown – 1st
Elise Brown Ton – 2nd
Sean Delmonte – 3rd
Michael Powers – 1st
Noah Yeamans – 4th
Logan Brown – 3rd
Trent Dooley – 3rd
Braden Redlin – 1st
Mark Inglehart – 1st
Matthew Johnson – 4th
Collin McCoy – 1st
Nico Manzonelli – 2nd
Nathan Rankin – 1st & 2nd
Tre Moore – 2nd
Garrett Miller – 3rd
Dalton Miller – 1st
Patrick Bryan – 3rd


Jett Moore – 1st
Antonio Oliva – 1st
Aiden Cooley – 2nd
Nissim Pingue – 3rd
Joseph Liescheski – 2nd
Angelo Ferrari – 1st
Jackson Dubree – 1st
Kade Moore – 1st
Anthony Ferrari – 1st
Vincenzo Oliva – 1st
Braxton Brown – 1st
Elise Brown Ton – 2nd
Sean Delmonte – 3rd
Michael Powers – 1st
Noah Yeamans – 3rd
Logan Brown – 4th
Trent Dooley – 3rd
Hunter Gibson – 3rd
Braden Redlin – 1st
Collin McCoy – 2nd
Nico Manzonelli – 3rd
Sierra Brown Ton – 1st
Nathan Rankin – 1st & 3rd
Dalton Miller – 3rd
Garrett Miller – 1st
Evan Hackett – 3rd
Patrick Bryan – 3rd
Alex Liles – 1st
Sierra Brown Ton – 1st




Registration is now open for the 13th Annual Best Trained Wrestling Camp – The Best Wrestling Camp in Texas. We are pleased to announce that our lead clinician this year will be current Arizona State University Assistant Wrestling Coach and former 2X NCAA Div. I National Champion, Chris Pendleton. He will join Tuttle, OK Head Coach Matt Surber, and Allen Head Coach Jerry Best, and the camp will be joined by several current college wrestlers. We are expecting camp attendees from OK, MO, KS, PA, VA, as well as all across the state of Texas.  This camp is very intense and is for the dedicated wrestler. Please go to to download the camp registration form for information and requirements.

The Freestyle & Greco season is fast approaching. Information on the season and sign-up information is now available – check out the 2015 Freestyle – Greco Flyer for information and details

Congrats to the Houston Nationals Champions and Placers


Robert Franks
Vincenzo Oliva
Gabe Martinez
Elton Vazquez

Runner ups

Elise Brown Ton
Trent Dooley
Nate Dooley

3rd Place

Taylor Kirk

4th Place

Drake Madole
Jon Schoen
Davis Madole

Below are  results for 2014 Kickoff Classic for Best Trained Wrestling.

6 and Under


60lbs- Teagan Ruble 2nd place

8 and Under


43lbs- Zach Siatka 5th place

10 and Under


73lbs-  Angelo Ferrari 3rd place

12 and Under

70lbs- Cade Morgan 4th place

73lbs-  Braxton Brown 2nd place

76lbs-  Anthony Ferrari 3rd place

15 and Under

108lbs-  A.J. Ferrari 3rd place

145lbs-  Braeden Redlin 3rd place

157lbs- Ryan Angeloni 3rd place

Congrats to all, and we are back in the room and putting in work to keep improving!