June 29th, 2021
Five GC wrestlers receive 2021 NJCAA Scholar All-American recognition
The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) recently announced the full slate of 2021 NJCAA Scholar All-American honorees with awards going to 67 individuals representing 16 institutions.
Indian Hills Community College (Iowa) and Pratt Community College (Kan.) led the list of honorees with eight all-Americans. Western Wyoming Community College (Wyo.) followed close behind with seven honorees while Clackamas Community College (Ore.) and Cloud County Community College (Kan.) had six.
Garrett College had five All-American student athletes listed for recognition: Esdras Castillo (Silver Spring, Md.), Noah Korenoski (Johnstown, Pa.), Damon Lemin (Six Mile Run, Pa.), Brandan Myers (Hagerstown, Md.), and Trey Weinell (New Alexandria, Pa.).
"This year's team faced a tremendous number of obstacles throughout the pandemic, both academically and on the mat. I am proud of the way these student-athletes strived for success both in the classroom, and in competition," said John Chambers, GC's head wrestling coach.
The full list of individual scholar all-American student athletes can be viewed online at https://www.nwcaonline.com/awards/nwca-2021-njcaa-individual-scholar-all-americans.
Esdras Castillo (133)
Noah Korenoski (157)
Damon Lamin (285)
Brandan Myers (125)
Trey Weinell (149)