A Closer Look at Calvary Chapel “Church Boyz” 1992 – 2016

DANE VALDEZ

DANE VALDEZ – State Champ/3x Medalist

CIF STATE MEDALIST (Since 1992)

112 – Shane Valdez, 2nd Place ‘92

119 – Dane Valdez, 8th Place ‘92

112 – Shane Valdez, 2nd Place ‘93

119 – Dane Valdez, State Champion ‘93

130 – Joey Coughran – 3rd Place ‘93

145 – Ed Mosley – 6th Place ‘93

103 – Joe Calavitta – 4th Place ‘94

SHANE VALDEZ

SHANE VALDEZ – State Champ/3x Medalist

119 – Shane Valdez – State Champion ‘94

125 – Dane Valdez – 3rd Place ‘94

145 – Josh Holiday – State Champion ‘94

152 – Ed Mosley – State Champion ‘94

125 – Joe Calavitta – 3rd Place ‘95

152 – Josh Holiday – State Champion ‘95

160 – Ed Mosley – State Champion ‘95

189 – Matt Van Hook – 7th Place ‘95

119 – Matt Azevedo – 3rd Place ‘96

JOSH HOLIDAY

JOSH HOLIDAY – 2x State Champion

125 – Burt Pierson – 6th Place ‘96

135 – Joe Calavitta – State Champion ‘96

152 – Ty Wilcox – State Champion ‘96

171 – Chris Meineke – 7th Place ‘96

125 – Tino Archuleta – 5th Place ‘97

130 – Burt Pierson – 2nd Place ‘97

135 – Jay McGuffin – 5th Place ‘97

140 – Joe Calavitta – State Champion ‘97

145 – Louie Hernandez – 5th Place ‘97

160 – Ty Wilcox – State Champion ‘97

215 – Josh Saul – 8th Place ‘97

ED MOSELY

ED MOSELY – 2x State Champ/3x Medalist

112 – Adam Bones – 3rd Place ‘98

145 – Ben Nakamura – 3rd Place ‘98

189 – Mike Bigrigg – 3rd Place ‘98

215 – Josh Saul – 2nd Place ‘98

135 – Adam Benitez – 6th Place ‘99

103 – Anthony Archuleta – 3rd Place ‘00

125 – Steve Esparza – 2nd Place ‘00

135 – Adam Benitez – 2nd Place ‘00

145 – Adam Bones – 2nd Place ‘00

152 – Fidel Archuleta – 4th Place ‘00

160 – Andy Tufnell – 4th Place ‘00

All County wrestler Joe Williams on campus at Calvary Chapel High School, Thursday afternoon in Santa Ana. (Photo by Richard Hartog/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

JOE WILLIAMS – 2x State Champ/3x Medalist (Photo by Richard Hartog/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

171 – Conan Williams – 4th Place ‘00

103 – Mario Estrada – 5th Place ‘01

112 – Anthony Rodriguez – State Champion ‘01

125 – John Jackson – 5th Place ‘01

130 – Steve Esparza – State Champion ‘01

135 – Frank Gill – 4th Place ‘01

160 – Joe Williams – 5th Place ‘01

171 – Willie Parks – 2nd Place ‘01

189 – Conan Williams – State Champion ‘01

103 – Bryan Osuna – 8th Place ‘02

119 – Mario Estrada – 7th Place ‘02

160 – Yuri Kalika – 6th Place ‘02

171 – Joe Williams – State Champion ‘02

All County wrestler (and Wrestler of the Year) Steve Esparza on campus at Calvary Chapel High School, Thursday afternoon in Santa Ana. (Photo by Richard Hartog/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

STEVE ESPARZA – State Champion/2x Medalist (Photo by Richard Hartog/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

119 – Mario Estrada – 4th Place ‘03

135 – David Jauregui – 4th Place ‘03

171 – Yuri Kalika – State Champion ‘03

189 – Joe Williams – State Champion ‘03

103 – Justin Paulsen – 2nd Place ‘04

119 – Bryan Osuna – 6th Place ‘04

135 – Patrick Aleksanyan – 2nd Place ‘04

140 – David Juaregui – 2nd Place ‘04

103 – Gabriel Rodriguez – 5th Place ‘05

112 – Justin Paulsen – 3rd Place ‘05

125 – Bryan Osuna – 6th Place ‘05

112 – Justin Paulson – 2nd Place ‘06

119 – Jason Lara – State Champion ‘07

THOMAS BROTHERS

THOMAS BROTHERS – State Champions

160 – Nick Knowles – 4th Place ‘07

160 – Morgan McIntosh – 5th Place ‘08

171 – Bryce Wilson – 7th Place ‘08

189 – Taylor Warden – 5th Place ‘08

152 – Tigran Adzhemyan – 5th Place ‘09

171 – Morgan McIntosh – State Champion ‘09

215 – William Knowles – 4th Place ‘09

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AARON NEGRETTE – 2x State Medalist

189 – Morgan McIntosh – State Champion ‘10

215 – William Knowles – State Champion ‘10

189 – Morgan McIntosh – State Champion ‘11

215 – William Knowles – State Champion ‘11

152 – Aaron Negrette – 7th Place ‘13

152 – Aaron Negrette – 4th Place ‘14

106 – Luciano Arroyo – 7th Place ‘16

160 – Justin Thomas – State Champion ‘16

170 – Jeremy Thomas – State Champion ‘16

182 – Morris Wilner – 6th Place ‘16

Calvary Chapel "CHURCH BOYZ" 1994 CIF STATE CHAMPIONS

Calvary Chapel “CHURCH BOYZ” 1994 CIF STATE CHAMPIONS

 

Coach John Azevedo on campus at Calvary Chapel High School, Thursday afternoon in Santa Ana. (Photo by Richard Hartog/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

Hall-of-Fame Coach, JOHN AZEVEDO (Photo by Richard Hartog/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

TOP 5 STATE FINISHES

State Champions – 1993

State Champions – 1994

2nd Place – 1995

State Champions – 1996

State Champions – 1997

State Champions – 1998

State Champions – 2000

State Champions – 2001

5th Place – 2002

3rd Place – 2003

4th Place – 2004

5th Place – 2009

5th – Place 2016

 

NHSCA SENIOR ALL-AMERICANS

152 – Tigran Adzhemyan, 5th Place ‘09

TY WILCOX (Photo by Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

TY WILCOX – NHSCA Sr. All-American (Photo by Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

119 – Jason Lara, 5th Place ‘07

112 – Justin Paulson, 2nd Place ‘06

103 – Gabe Rodriguez, 5th Place ‘05

140 – David Jauregui, 5th Place ‘04

189 – Joe Williams, 3rd Place ‘03

125 – Steve Esparza, National Champion ‘01

171 – Willie Parks, 3rd Place ‘01

145 – Adam Bones, 6th Place ‘00

189 – Mike Bigrigg, 2nd Place ‘98

215 – Josh Saul, 6th Place ‘98

125 – Burt Pierson, 2nd Place ‘97

130 – Jay McGuffin, 8th Place ‘97

140 – Joe Calavitta, National Champion ‘97

160 – Ty Wilcox, 2nd Place ‘97

112 – Matt Azevedo, 7th Place ‘96

145 – Josh Holiday, 7th Place ‘95

152 – Ed Mosley, 3rd Place ‘95

112 – Shane Valdez, National Champion ‘94

119 – Dane Valdez, 2nd Place ‘94

 

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JOHNNY KNOWLES – NHSCA Jr. All-American

NHSCA JUNIOR ALL-AMERICAN

132 – Johnny Knowles, 5th Place ‘15

WILLIAM "TANK KNOWLES & MORGAN McINTOSH

WILLIAM KNOWLES – 2x FLO All-American , MORGAN McINTOSH – 2x FLO National Champion/OW

FLO NATIONALS – ALL-AMERICANS

189 – Morgan McIntosh, 2x National Champion ‘10-’11 *OW

215 – William Knowles, 6th Place ‘11

215 – William Knowles, 2nd Place ‘10

215 – Michael Manighalam, 7th Place ‘10

JUSTIN PAULSEN

JUSTIN PAULSON – Wrestling USA/Amateur Wrestling News All-American

AWN/WUSA ALL-AMERICANS

Justin Thomas – WUSA ‘16

Jeremy Thomas – WUSA ‘16

Morgan McIntosh – AWN/WUSA Dream Teams ‘11

William Knowles – AWN/WUSA ‘11

Jason Lara – AWN/WUSA ‘07

Justin Paulson – AWN/WUSA ‘06

David Jauregui – AWN/WUSA ‘04

Joe Williams – AWN/WUSA Academic Team ‘03

Yuri Kalika – WUSA ‘03

Anthony Rodriguez – AWN ‘01

Steven Esparza – AWN/WUSA ‘01

Willie Parks – AWN/WUSA ‘01

Conan Williams – AWN/WUSA ‘01

Anthony Rodriguez – WUSA ‘01

Adam Bones – AWN/WUSA ‘00

Mike Bigrigg – AWN ‘98

Joe Calavitta – AWN/WUSA ‘97

Jay McGuffin – AWN ‘97

Burt Pierson – AWN ‘97

Ty Wilcox – AWN/WUSA Dream Team ‘97

Matt Azevedo – AWN ‘96

Josh Holiday – AWN/WUSA ‘95

Ed Mosley – AWN/WUSA ‘95

Shane Valdez – AWN/WUSA Academic Team ‘94

Dane Valdez – AWN/WUSA ‘94

JOE CALAVITTA

JOE CALAVITTA – 2x ASICS All-American

 ASICS ALL-AMERICANS

Justin Thomas – HM ‘16

Morgan McIntosh – First Team/2x AA ’10-’11*OW

William Knowles – HM ’11/’12

Justin Paulson – HM ‘06

David Jauregui – HM ‘04

Joe Williams – Third Team ’03, HM ‘02

Steve Esparza – HM ‘01

Ty Wilcox – First Team ‘97

Joe Calavitta – HM ’97, HM ‘96

Ed Mosley – Third Team ’95, ‘94

Josh Holiday – HM ‘95

Shane Valdez – Second Team ‘94

Dane Valdez – HM ’94, ‘93