Multiple Teams · 2003-2004 Wrestling Season


Varsity


Front Row – M. Thomas, T. Harden, R. Karasiewicz, E. Dean, D. Kropf, J. DeLiefde, R. Seese, R. Karasiewicz. Row 2 – P. LaNore, J. Vaught, A. Fleet, Parks, M. Griffeon, A. Oesch, J. Mendez, M. Dood, J. Hull. Row 3 – M. Schmidt, R. Churches, P. Schneider, Jones, K. Walsh, J. Nearing, D. Lyman, M. Kilmartin, Forward. Row 4 – R. Dykhouse, Fleet, Kerr, Woodhead, Francisco, T. Foss, M. Nearing, Murry, Doyle. Row 5: K. Frazier, Burton, M. Gilhespy, Coach Strejc, Coach Fiella, Coach Sullivan, Mngr. T. Gingerich, Mngr. M. Griffoen, Mngr. J. Hewitt

 

The 2003-2004 wrestling team won the state championship, the second in team history. In addition the team won districts, regionals, conference, and was academic all-state. Joe Mendez was crowned individual state champion. Matt Kilmartin (2nd) and Kevin Frazier (4th) also placed at states. David Kropf and Jayme DeLiefde also qualified for states. Mendez, Frazier, Kilmartin, and Josh Vaught won district championships.

Head Coach: Dave Strejc

Part of a History of Lowell Wrestling


State Champions


Dual Results

Opponent Result Notes
Belding W 63-6
Comstock Park W 46-25
Berrien Springs W 69-12
East Jackson W 66-9
Hamilton B W 76-6
Paw Paw W 65-9
Eau Claire W 76-6
Cedar Springs W 48-18
Sparta W 39-29
Decatur W 61-16
Byron Center W 36-33
Howard City Tri County W 45-22
Grandville W 52-24
EGR W 72-9
GR Union W 46-33
Allegan W 34-29
Davison L 11-57
Gaylord L 21-42
Clarkston W 39-33
Kenowa Hills W 65-12
Otsego W 63-6
Coldwater W 45-21
Stevensville Lakeshore B W 67-9
Allegan W 39-30
Hastings L 31-38
Northview W 46-21
Greenville W 52-9
Unity Christian W 76-0
St. Clair Shores Lakeview W 58-15
Brother Rice W 82-0
Grosse Pointe South W 68-3
Swartz Creek W 51-18
Richmond W 62-18
Middleville L 25-35
Hastings W 47-16
Greenville W 36-27 District Semifinals
Ionia W 59-18 District Finals
Byron Center W 48-16 Regional Semifinals
Sparta W 46-27 Regional Finals
Flint Kearsley W 39-26 State Quarterfinals
Lakewood W 30-29 State Semifinals
Mason W 42-23 State Finals

 

Tournament Finishes

Event Results
Paw Paw Invitational 1st
Howell Invitationals 4th
Grandville Invitational 7th
Michigan Duals 2nd
Goodrich Duals 1st
OK White Conf. Tournament 1st

Individual Results

Name Weight Wins Losses Pins
Ray Seese 103 34 22 30
Rob Karasiewicz 112 27 11 18
Mike Thomas 112 8 5 6
Mike Nearing 119 40 14 35
David Kropf 125 45 12 33
Joe Mendez 130 54 4 24
Mike Ford 130 1 2 0
Matt Kilmartin 135 51 6 15
Chris Jones 135 1 2 1
Ryan Karasiewicz 140 27 16 17
Andy Oesch 140 6 3 4
Kevin Frazier 140 45 7 18
Chris Roelofs 145 0 1 0
Jayme DeLiefde 152 39 16 25
John Fleet 152 9 9 7
Dan Lyman 152 4 3 1
Jason Nearing 160 28 20 19
Ryan Dykhouse 171 28 9 16
Alex Fleet 171 6 5 3
Phil Burton 171 0 1 0
Ryan Churches 171 1 0 0
Josh Vaught 189 29 13 18
Matt Gillhespy 189 1 1 1
Brock Graham 215 11 7 5
Matt Francisco 215 9 19 6
Joe Woodhead 215 3 8 2
Ryan Esbaugh HWT 13 4 12
Trevor Foss HWT 15 7 14
Matt Dood HWT 1 7 1
Ed Zigmont HWT 0 1 0
Total 536 235 331

 


JV

Name Weight Wins Losses
Rob Karasiewicz 112 5 0
Tim Harden 119 9 8
Mike Griffioen 119 16 14
Patt Schneider 130 9 4
Mike Ford 130 9 9
Chris Jones 130 12 8
Sean Gannon 135 3 0
Mark Schmidt 140 8 18
Chris Roelofs 145 8 4
Eric Dean 145 12 12
John Fleet 152 23 0
Dan Lyman 152 4 0
Ryan Churches 152 21 7
Stephen Kerr 152 14 11
Alex Fleet 160 19 2
Phil Burton 171 8 7
Ken Walsh 171 9 2
Matt Francisco 189 13 3
Matt Gillhespy 189 13 8
Eddie Parks 189 8 7
Joe Woodhead 215 7 3
Matt Dood HWT 8 2
Dominic Doyle HWT 18 4
Total 256 133