Gilroy High School from the Central Coast Section has had a long history of producing high-level wrestlers at both the state and national levels. Leading the charge for the Mustangs this year is Senior Nicolas Aguilar. To date, Nicolas has etched his name in the history books as being one of the top lightweights to ever compete in the Golden State. Entering his senior season, Nicolas is a 3x CCS Champion, 2x CIF State finalist, and is among the favorites to win a prestigious CIF State title in 2018. On the national scene, he has established himself among the top freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestlers in country with three national titles in both the Cadet and junior divisions. In addition, Nicolas has earned a national title at the NHSCA Sophomore championships and is a 2x ASICS All-American.
Nicolas is projected to compete at 125s for Rutgers University in New Jersey.