LAS VEGAS, NEV. – This weekend, teams from California dominated the competition at the USA National Duals, as Team Cali Gold won the 12U and 9U, while Team Butcher Shop Boyz won the 15U tournament.
Team Butcher Shop Boyz won the round-robin bracket by defeating teams from Arizona, Idaho, Michigan, Nevada, and New Mexico.
In the first round, they won easily over Arizona Elite (32-18), followed by a (40-26) win over Team New Mexico. The pounding on the mats continued as they outwrestled Team Ares Wrestling Club (46-9), Team Slam Wrestling Club (47-16), and a (47-18) over Team Idaho.
Team Butcher Shop Boyz finished the competition with a (5-0) record and outscored the competition (212-87). T.J. McDonnell (139) earned the fastest tech fall in the tournament as he tech his opponent in 2:38 of their match.
Team Butcher Shop Boyz who finished the tournament undefeated included Ray Ray Harris (88), Mikey Folch (98), Yoshi Funakoshi (111), Nicco Ruiz (118), and Jetro Preciado (163).