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No. 1 Jessie Thielke (53-0) of Germantown (WI) wrapped up his high school career this season with his 4th Wisconsin State Title.* A dominating career, Thielke is one of the top recruits in the nation and is committed to wrestle with the University of Wisconsin in 2012.* Before he attends college, Thielke will head off to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, with the aspirations of being a contender for the 2012 U.S. Olympic team.* Thielke put his No. 1 ranking on the line at this years Dapper Dan Wrestling Classic, as he comfortably beat No. 2 Zach Horan 8-3.* With his solid high school career now behind him, Thielke has just about everything going for him as he moves on to the next level.

No. 2 Zach Horan (49-0) of Nazareth (PA) hadn?t won a Pennsylvania Individual State Title in each of the past 3 seasons (3X ? 2nd Place) until recently clearing the hurdle and winning his first PA State Title after an impressive undefeated season.* Horan, winner of the Beast of the East Tournament with a 4-2 victory over No. 9 Todd Preston in the finals, also claimed a championship at the Bethlehem Holiday Tournament.* Horan?s only blemish of the season was in the Dapper Dan, where Jesse Thielke got the best of him.* Horan has the ability to be a successful college wrestler, where you?ll see him at Central Michigan next season.

At No. 3, Ben Whitford (41-1) of Marmion Academy (IL) capped off an impressive season with an Illinois Class 2A State Title.* He finished the year with just one loss, going to Mike Avelar (H.M. @ 135) after Ben was wrestling up a weight class.* This years Walsh Ironman Champion, Whitford took down both No. 4 Brandon Jeske and No. 9 Todd Preston in the process.* To add to his seasons achievements, Whitford also defeated Honorable Mention Joey Gosinski (IL 3A State Champ) 12-5 at the Al Dvorak Wrestling Tournament. * Whitford, only a sophomore, should continue to climb the charts as his young career takes off.

1.* Jesse Thielke* (12)* ?* Germantown, WI

2.* Zach Horan* (12)* ?* Nazareth, PA

3.* Ben Whitford* (10)* ?* Marmion Academy, IL

  • Season Record:* 41-1
  • State Champion* -* Illinois 2A* -* Bracket
4.* Brandon Jeske* (10)** ?* Cox, VA

  • Season Record:** N/A
  • State Champion* -* Virginia* AAA* -* Bracket
5.* John Meeks* (11)** ?* Des Moines Roosevelt, IA

  • Season Record:* 45-0
  • State Champion* -* Iowa 3A* -* Bracket
  • USAW Junior National Champion (135)* -* Bracket
6.* Rossi Bruno* (11)* ?* Brandon, FL

  • Season Record:* 63-2
  • State Champion* -* Florida 3A* -* Bracket
7.* Cody Brewer* (12)* ?* Oak Park, MO

  • Season Record:* 51-1
  • College Choice:* Oklahoma
  • State Champion* -* Missouri Class 3* -* Bracket
8.* Johnni DiJulius* (12)* ?* Walsh Jesuit, OH

  • Season Record:* 44-3
  • College Choice:* Ohio State
  • State Champion* -* Ohio Div. II* -* Bracket
9.* Todd Preston* (11)* ?** Blair Academy, NJ

  • Season Record:* N/A
  • National Prep Champion* -* Bracket
10.* Val Rauser* (12)* ?* Townsend, MT

  • Season Record:* 42-0
  • College Choice:* Utah Valley
  • State Champion* -* Montana Class B/C* -* Bracket
11.* Nik Pena* (12)* ?* Selma, CA

  • Season Record:** 35-5
  • College Choice:* Iowa State
  • State Champion* -* California* -* Bracket
12.* Steven Rodriguez* (12)* ?* Fox Lane, NY

  • Season Record:* N/A
  • College Choice:* Rutgers
  • State Champion* -* New York Div. I* -* Bracket
13.* Mark Hall* (7)* ?* Apple Valley, MN

  • Season Record:* 50-3
  • State Champion* -* Minnesota AAA* -* Bracket
  • FloNationals 6th Place* (135)* -* Bracket
14.* Solomon Chishko* (9)* ?* Canon-McMillan, PA

  • Season Record:* 46-5
  • State 3rd Place* -* Pennsylvania AAA* -* Bracket
15.* Brandon Sorensen* (10)* ?* Denver-Tripoli, IA

  • Season Record:* 47-2
  • State Champion* -* Iowa AA* -* Bracket
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