Pontiac School District Athletics Department
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This week, The Pontiac High School wrestling team competed at the MHSAA 2020 Individual District Championship. Phoenix Nation please help us congratulate Coach Adam Polk and three of his wrestlers Sr. Martine Jacobo (2nd), Sr. Myster Sanders (4th), and So. Teveion Etchen (3rd) for qualifying for the Regional Tournament. The Regional tournament will take place this weekend, February 22nd, in Gaylord Michigan, at Gaylord High School. The wrestling tournament starts at 10 am. Congratulations to our wrestling team and to our Phoenix Nation!
On Friday, February 7, the wrestling team traveled to the OAA League Championship. The team placed 2nd overall as a team among eight teams invited. Nonetheless, the following individual placers were;
Dayemion Logan, Runner-Up
Joshua Gomez, Champion
Julius Polk, Champion
Myster Sanders, Champion
Dequine Logan, Champion
Teveion Ethechan, Champion
Martine Jacobo, Champion
Significant Season Accomplishments:
- Martine Jacobo Defeated two All-State wrestler at the OAA League Championship.
- Julius Polk undefeated 31-0 ranked #3 in the State of Michigan
- Myster Sanders, Dequine Logan, Teveion Ethechan, Julius Polk, Josh Gomez, and Martine Jacobo won their first OAA League Championship.
- Dayemion Logan Runner-Up place as a freshman.
Team season accomplishments: the wrestling team won 12 dual matches this season with eight wrestlers this season.
Congratulations to coach Polk and the wrestling team!
Pontiac native and Penn State all star wide receiver KJ Hamler came to speak to PHS students about his drive and dedication. KJ is headed to the NFL draft this year and his story is one of something to aspire to.
The wrestling team received a milestone winning their 100th team career win under head coach Adam Polk and assistant coach Tyler Evenson.The wrestling team entered the Waterford Mott Invitational on December 14th, 2019 with only eight wrestlers, but rallied up consecutive match pins to win dual matches for their 100th win.The wrestling team is the first sport in school history to receive 100 team wins.Sports Programs Offered and Coaching Staff:
High School FootballHead Coaches- Charles White and Zaviel BondsAssistant Coaches- Kevin Palmer and Greg MillerCheerleadingCoach- Tanesha TaylorHigh School VolleyballHead Coach- Kyrie Harper HollomanAssistant Coach- Eden KimHigh School Boys SoccerCoach- Wess BrikhoMiddle School Boys FootballHead Coach- Scotty JohnsonAssistant Coach- Devaire PriceMiddle School Girls BasketballHead Coach - Lauren DavisAssistant Coach- Ambree FlentroyFollow Us:Twitter: @PHSATHLETICDEP#WelcometotheNestLETS GO PHOENIX!