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2019-2020 Neenah High School Wrestling Team

WIAA Team State Qualifiers

Neenah Wrestling 2020 WIAA Regional Champions

Countdown to WIAA Individual Sectionals @ Oshkosh North

Kyle Kleuskens

Kyle Kleuskens

Head VarsityWrestling Coach

Phone: 920-740-4604

Mark Cowling

Mark Cowling

Assistant Varsity Wrestling Coach

Phone: 920-850-2912

Chris  Rundquist

Chris Rundquist

Head JV Wrestling Coach

Phone: 920-422-4026

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Recent High School News

Rumble at the Rocketorium Updates

By Coach Kleuskens 08/28/2019, 1:00pm CDT

Rumble at the Rocketorium Updates 2020

The Rumble at the Rocketorium v5 will take place at Neenah High Schools Pickard Auditorium Tuesday December 22nd 2020 vs Kimberly High School.

Here is the event schedule:

December 21st 2020: 3:40-4:30 Set-Up

December 22nd 2020: 

MS Dual Neenah MS vs TBD: 4:30-6:00

High School Weigh In's: 5:30 in Wrestling Room

JV Dual: 6:20-7:00

Varsity Warm-Ups: 7:00-7:20

Business Sponsorship Night: 7:20-7:25

Alumni Night: 7:25-7:30

Color Guard/National Anthem: 7:30

Varsity Dual Neenah vs Kimberly: 7:30-Finish 

Rocket Spirit Award 2019-2020 School Year

By Coach Kleuskens 08/31/2019, 2:00pm CDT

Download the Spirit App from the App Store and Add Neenah Wrestling

Dear Neenah HS Wrestling Community,

Please find the attached Rocket Spirit Award PPT on our HS Team Page for more information regarding the Rocket Spirit Award for 19-20.  

Wrestlers need to download the Spirit App @ for tracking team points throughout the school year.

More information will be provided at our Team "BACK TO SCHOOL" meeting Wednesday September 18th at 6:00 AM.

Team Buildr App for AM Lifting

By Coach Kleuskens 10/08/2019, 3:30pm CDT

Team Buildr App

Neenah HS Wrestlers,

When time allows please download the Team Buildr App on your cell phone.

Once on the app click on EASY JOIN CODE.

Join Code: AQIE-UR56

Password: C6L7QAUD

USA Wrestling Athlete Membership 2019-2020 Now Available online

By Coach Kleuskens 09/02/2019, 3:30pm CDT

USA Wrestling Cards 19-20 Now Available for purchase

The 2019-2020 USA Wrestling Membership Year is now open for online registration at

USA Wrestling Athlete cards are must haves for those who plan on wrestling at local wrestling clubs during the 19-20 year such as (Askren Wrestling Academy, Aviators, Kangaroo).

NOTE* The Neenah Wrestling Club for the 5th consecutive year will be purchasing the HS Athlete Cards.  Coach Kleuskens will be placing the order in late September.  It is mandatory our athletes attend our meeting on September 18th at 6:00 AM so Coach can get the necessary information to purchase these cards.

For Youth and MS athletes USA Wrestling Athlete cards are also mandatory for those who complete in USA Wrestling affiliated competitions such as...

  • Wisconsin Wrestling Federation Youth Regionals (March 21st)
  • Wisconsin Wrestling Federation Youth State (March 27th and 28th)
  • Wisconsin Wrestling Federation Freestyle/Greco State 

Neenah Wrestling High School Coaching Staff

High School
Kyle Kleuskens Head Varsity Coach
Mark Cowling Varsity Assistant Coach
Chris Rundquist Head JV Coach
Mason Bohm Volunteer Assistant Coach
Ryan Robillard Volunteer Assistant Coach
Corey Knudsen Volunteer Assistant Coach
Brian Piechocki Volunteer Assistant Coach
Kevin Beauchamp Volunteer Assistant Coach
Cory Zuberber Volunteer Assistant Coach
Jason Kurszewski Volunteer Assistant
Ben Strobel Volunteer Assistant Coach

Seniors Class of 2020

  • Dante Caiani
  • Jennsey Fermin
  • Marshall Kools
  • Ramon Manka-Wigfall

Juniors Class of 2021

  • Tyler Beauchamp
  • Bryce Crook
  • Drake Hayward
  • Hannah McCormick
  • Evan Piechocki
  • Ethan Quella
  • Kenny Schaufelberger
  • Myles Steward

Sophomores Class of 2022

  • Charlie Alft
  • Bryce Fochs
  • Caleb Letson
  • Austin Lewis
  • Davin Munoz
  • William Rambert

Freshman Class of 2023

  • Eli Gast
  • Ben Hansen
  • Preston Hella
  • Zach Kramp
  • Kaiden Lambert
  • Nick Novak
  • Roger Seelow
  • Jayden Sheppard

Neenah HS Wrestling Managers

  • Lexi Novak Senior 4th Year
  • Brianna Fochs Senior 2nd Year
  • Jordan Fitzgerald Junior 3rd Year
  • Natalie Flom Junior 2nd Year
  • McKenna Herm Freshman 1st Year

Neenah Wins WIAA Team Sectional Championship Dual vs West Bend East

The Neenah High School Wrestling Team won the WIAA Team Sectional Dual Tuesday February 18th 2020 at Hartford Union High School vs West Bend East 36-25. Neenah was down early in the dual 9-0 but Davin Munoz @ 182 turned the tides with a critical 5-3 decision in the closing seconds at 182 pounds. The rockets quickly added 24 team points with three consecutive pins by Marshall Kools (195), Bryce Fochs (220), and Caleb Letson (285). William Rambert picked-up a forfiet at 106 pounds to make it 27-9 Neenah. The WBE Suns closed the gap to make it 27-13 when freshman Jayden Sheppard stepped on the mat. Sheppard stepped up in the 3rd period down 2-0 to pick up two three point nearfall turns to win 6-2 and extend the Neenah lead to 30-13. Charlie Alft at 126 sealed the Team State Clinching dual with a 7-5 win to make it 33-13. Drake Hayward at 145 pounds capped off the night with a 5-4 decision to make the final score 36-25. The top four place winners from the WIAA Regional Championship day all moved on to the WIAA Individual Sectional Tournament on Saturday February 22nd at Oshkosh North High School. The top two of eight wrestlers in the brackets will advance to the WIAA Individual State Tournament in Madison Thursday February 27th-Saturday February 29th. Please come out to cheer on Tyler Beauchamp (106), Evan Piechocki (113), Jayden Sheppard (120), Ramon Manka-Wigfall (132), Drake Hayward (145), Austin Lewis (152), Bryce Crook (170), Davin Munoz (182), Marshall Kools (195), Caleb Letson (220), and Bryce Fochs (285).

  • WIAA Team Sectional Champions
  • WIAA Team Sectional Champions and our Fans
  • Davin Munoz Winner by Decision @ 182
  • Marshall Kools winner by Fall @ 195
  • Bryce Fochs winner by Fall @ 220
  • Caleb Letson winner by Fall @ 285
  • Jayden Sheppard winner by decision @ 120
  • Sheppard's Huge WIN
  • Charlie Alft winner by decision 7-5
  • Drake Hayward winner by decision 5-4

Neenah Wins WIAA Regional Championship for the first time in 16 years.

The Neenah High School Wrestling Team won the WIAA Regional on Saturday February 15th 2020 in dramatic fashion at Slinger High School. The Rockets knocked off #9 Ranked and 3X Returning Team State Qualifiers in Slinger in the final round of wrestling. The Rockets crowned 5 regional champions in Drake Hayward (145), Bryce Crook (170), Marshall Kools (195), Caleb Letson (220), and Bryce Fochs (285). Hayward was the 3rd seed, Crook the 6th seed, and Letson the 4th seed to begin the tournament. Jayden Sheppard lost in the finals to the #1 ranked wrestler at 120 in Wisconsin to place 2nd. Tyler Beauchamp (106), Evan Piechocki (113), Austin Lewis (152), and Davin Munoz placed 3rd and Ramon Manka-Wigfall was 4th at 132. The team competes on Tuesday February 18th at Hartford Union vs regional champion West Bend East for a birth to the WIAA Team State Tournament on the line. The WIAA Team State Tournament is held at the UW Madison Fieldhouse March 6th and 7th. The top four place winners all moved on to the WIAA Individual Sectional Tournament on Saturday February 22nd at Oshkosh North High School. The top two of eight wrestlers in the brackets will advance to the WIAA Individual State Tournament in Madison Thursday February 27th-Saturday February 29th.

  • WIAA Regional Team Champions
  • Drake Hayward WIAA Regional Champ @ 145
  • Bryce Crook WIAA Regional Champ @ 170
  • Marshall Kools WIAA Regional Champ @ 195
  • Caleb Letson WIAA Regional Champ @ 220
  • Bryce Fochs WIAA Regional Champ @ 285
  • Jayden Sheppard 2nd @ 120
  • Tyler Beauchamp 3rd @ 106
  • Evan Piechocki 3rd @ 113
  • Austin Lewis 3rd @ 152
  • Davin Munoz 3rd @ 182
  • Ramon Manka-Wigfall 4th @ 132

Marshall Kools named FVA Wrestler of the Year

Congrats to Neenah Senior and Standford recruit Marshall Kools on being named the 2020 Fox Valley Association Wrestler of the Year.

Neenah placed 3rd @ 50th FVA Conference Tournament: Hayward and Kools win Individual Championships

The Neenah High School Wrestling Team placed 3rd of 10 teams at the 50th annual FVA Conference Tournament. Neenah was led by 2X FVA Conference Champion Marshall Kools @ 195. Kools was also voted as the Fox Valley Association Wrestler of the year and is now 34-0. Drake Hayward also won his first conference championship at 145 pounds moving to 29-5 on the season. Jayden Sheppard placed 2nd at 120 pounds to finish his freshman FVA campaign as an all conference 2nd team member. Charlie Alft (126) and Bryce Fochs (285) also placed 3rd to make the all FVA Honorable Mention Team.

  • Marshall Kools 2X FVA Champion @195
  • Drake Hayward FVA Champion @ 145
  • Jayden Sheppard FVA Runner-Up @ 120
  • Charlie Alft 3rd @ 126
  • Bryce Fochs 3rd @ 285

Neenah finishes FVA Dual Season 7-2 with 48-18 Win over Oshkosh North.

The Neenah High School team wrapped up it's FVA Dual Season with a 48-18 win over the Oshkosh North Spartans on Thursday January 30th. The Rockets capped the 2019-2020 FVA Duals with an overall record of 7-2 which places our team in 3rd place heading into the 50th FVA Conference Tournament on Saturday February 8th at Kaukauna High School. Racking up 6 team points for pinning their opponents on the evening were...William Rambert (106), Davin Munoz (182), Bryce Fochs (220), and Caleb Letson (285). Tyler Beauchamp (113) won by technical fall while Jayden Sheppard (120) and Austin Lewis (138) won by decision. Drake Hayward (145) and Marshall Kools (195) each won by forfiet.

  • William Rambert
  • Davin Munoz 182
  • Bryce Fochs 220
  • Caleb Letson 285
  • Tyler Beauchamp 113

Neenah Varsity placed 3rd of 27 Teams at Highlander Invitational in Homestead.

The Neenah HS Wrestling Team traveled to Homestead High School on Friday January 24th 2020 for the Highlander Invitational. The Rockets placed 3rd out of 27 teams on the evening and ahead of FVA Conference Teams in Kimberly and Fond du Lac. Marshall Kools improved to 30-0 on the season with a 5-0 day which included 5 pins in route to the title at 195 pounds. Drake Hayward finished 2nd at 145 pounds and was 4-1 on the day with 4 pins improving his season record to 25-5. Jayden Sheppard was 3rd at 120 pounds and Bryce Fochs was 3rd at 285 pounds. Tyler Beauchamp was 5th at 113 pounds and Ramon Manka-Wigfall placed 6th at 132. Davin Munoz and Caleb Letson rounded out the top 8 placing 7th and 8th respectfully. Other Rockets competing in the event were Bryce Crook 9th at 170, William Rambert 13th at 106, Austin Lewis 13th at 138, and Kenny Schaufelberger 15th at 160. The varsity team returns to action Thursday January 30th at Oshkosh North High School to close out the FVA dual meet season. The Rockets head into week #9 in 3rd place in the FVA Conference.

  • Marshall Kools Champion @ 195
  • Drake Hayward 2nd @ 145
  • Jayden Sheppard 3rd @ 120
  • Bryce Fochs 3rd @ 285
  • Tyler Beauchamp 5th @ 113
  • Ramon Manka-Wigfall 6th @ 132
  • Davin Munoz 7th @ 182
  • Caleb Letson 8th @ 220

Neenah moves past Appleton North 56-18 on Senior and Middle School Night.

On Thursday January 23rd the Neenah High School Wrestling Team defeated Appleton North 56-18 on Senior and Middle School Night to move to 6-2 overall in the FVA conference and 8-3 overall in 2019-2020 dual meets. The Rockets were led by pinners William Rambert (106), Tyler Beauchamp (113), Ramon Manka-Wigfall (132), Austin Lewis (138), Drake Hayward (145), Bryce Crook (170), Davin Munoz (182), and Marshall Kools (195). Charlie Alft (126) won by technical fall 17-0 while Kenny Schaufelberger won by decision 12-5. We want to wish our Senior Class of 2020 the best of luck in their future endeavors.

  • Senior Night Decorations
  • Brianna Fochs Manager 2 Years
  • Marshall Kools Wrestler 4 Years
  • Ramon Manka-Wigfall Wrestler 2 Years
  • Jenssey Fermin Wrestler 2 Years
  • Dante Caiani Wrestler 4 years
  • Lexi Novak Manager 4 Years
  • Middle School Night 2020

Neenah goes 2-0 @ FVA Double Duals

Last night the Rockets picked up 2 FVA Conference wins in Fond du Lac for the FVA Double Duals. The Rockets knocked off Fond du Lac 59-18 and Appleton East 70-7 to move to 5-2 in the FVA Conference with two duals remaining (1/23 vs Appleton North and 1/30 vs Oshkosh North). The Rockets were led by Tyler Beauchamp (2-0 @ 113), Jayden Sheppard (2-0 @ 120), Charlie Alft (2-0 @ 126), Ramon Manka-Wigfall (2-0 @ 132), Drake Hayward (2-0 @ 145), Kenny Schaufelberger (2-0 @ 170), Davin Munoz (2-0 @ 182), Marshall Kools (2-0 @ 195), Caleb Letson (2-0 @ 220), and Bryce Fochs (2-0 @ 285). Tonight the reserves are in action at the Freedom JV Duals. Wrestling begins in Freedom at 5:00 PM. This weekend the Neenah Girls 2-8 wrestling team competes in Freedom on Sunday, while our Youth 3-5 competes in the Wisconsin Rapids Duals on Saturday, and the Middle School Wrestles at Wausau West Saturday. BIG WEEKEND FOR NEENAH WRESTLING. The varsity returns to action Thursday January 23rd @ Home for the final time this year vs Appleton North. This will be our annual Middle School Wrestling Night and Senior Night. Come out to support our SENIORS for their FINAL match @ HOME.

  • Tyler Beauchamp 2-0 @ 113
  • Jayden Sheppard 2-0 @ 120
  • Charlie Alft 2-0 @ 126
  • Ramon Manka-Wigfall 2-0 @ 132
  • Drake Hayward 2-0 @ 145
  • Kenny Schaufelberger 2-0 @ 170
  • Caleb Letson 2-0 @ 220
  • Bryce Fochs 2-0 @ 285

Neenah Varsity 2nd @ Warhawk Duals

The Neenah Varsity Wrestling team traveled to Hartland Arrowhead on Saturday January 11th 2020 for the Warhawk Duals. The shorthanded Rockets went 2-1 on the day and finished as team runner-up. In Round #1 the Rockets dropped a tight 36-30 dual to D1#9 Bay Port. In Round #2 the Rockets bounced back to defeat Winneconnie 51-27. In Round #3 the Rockets prevailed over D1 #8 Hartland Arrowhead 43-34. The Rockets were led by undefeated wrestlers on the day in Marshall Kools @ 195(3-0) who moved to 22-0 on the season, Ramon Manka-Wigfall @ 132 (3-0: 2 Pins and a Tech Fall), Drake Hayward @ 145 (3-0, 1 Pin), and Bryce Fochs @ 220/285 (2 Pins).

  • Warhawk Duals Runner-Up

Neenah Qualifies Three Wrestlers to the Wisconsin Wrestling Coaches Association State Tournament (JV) State. McCormick to wrestle in the Girls State Division.

Three Neenah High School Wrestlers punched their ticket to the Wisconsin Wrestling Coaches Association Tournament by placing top three in their respective weight class at the Little Chute Qualifier this Saturday January 11th. Two Rockets claimed titles in Nick Novak (113) and Eric Schaufelberger (220). Novak was 4-0 with two pins while Eric Schaufelberger was 4-0 with four pins. Charlie Alft placed third at 126 going 4-1 on the day with 4 pins. The WWCA State Tournament is Saturday January 25th at Wausau West High School. All JV State Placewinners will win their varsity letter in wrestling this season. Hannah McCormick will also be competing at the WWCA State Tournament in the Girls Tournament at the 145 pound weight class.

  • WWCA JV State Qualifiers Novak, Alft, Schaufelberger, McCormick
  • Novak WWCA Regional Champion @ 113
  • E. Schaufelberger WWCA Regional Champion @ 220
  • Charlie Alft WWCA Regional 3rd @ 126

Neenah dominates Rumble at the Rocketorium v4 over Oshkosh West 56-18.

Neenah High School Wrestling team hosted FVA Conference foe Oshkosh West Thursday January 2nd on the Pickard Auditorium Stage for the Rumble at the Rocketorium v4. Thank you to the Neenah Joint School District Administration, Activities Office, Pickard Staff, the Neenah Wrestling Club, the Neenah Police Department, our nearly 50 business sponsors, our Middle School and Youth programs and coaching staffs, team managers, Oshkosh West High School Wrestling, and the Freedom Wrestling Academy for making the Rumble at the Rocketorium v4 possible. Tonight our Neenah Wrestling program was able to see the Middle School Wrestling team compete, our 3rd-5th grade Youth Program recognized, and our Neenah HS Wrestling Team prevail 54-18 over Oshkosh West. Tonight our varsity Rockets Marshall Kools (195), Caleb Letson (220), Bryce Fochs (285), Drake Hayward (145), Kenny Schaufelberger (160), and Bryce Crook (170) all recorded wins via pin. Tyler Beauchamp (113) won by technical fall 18-3 while Austin Lewis added on another team point with a 15-2 major decision. Also winning varsity matches tonight were Evan Piechocki (106), Dante Caiani (126), and Ramon Manka-Wigfall (132). Congrats to Neenah JV Wrestler Eric Schaufelberger who recorded his first High School win. The following JV Wrestlers recorded wins on the evening...William Rambert (1-0), Preston Hella (1-0), Nick Novak (2-0; 2 pins), Zach Kramp (1-1), Ben Hansen (1-0), and Charlie Alft (1-0).

  • Marshall Kools 195
  • Caleb Letson 220
  • Bryce Fochs 285
  • Evan Piechocki 106
  • Tyler Beauchamp 113
  • Dante Caiani 126
  • Ramon Manka-Wigfall 132
  • Austin Lewis 138
  • Drake Hayward 145
  • Kenny Schaufelberger 160
  • Bryce Crook 170

Neenah Wrestling finishes 9th of 67 teams at the 2019 Oshkosh on the Water Tournament.

Neenah High School Wrestling placed 9th of 67 teams at the Oshkosh on the Water Christmas Tournament held at the Kolf Sports Center at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh this past weekend Friday December 27th and Saturday December 28th. Neenah crowned one champion on the day in Marshall Kools @ 195. This was Kools 2nd consecutive OTW Title after winning the 195 pound championship one year ago. Kools improves to 17-0 on the season and leads the team in wins (17) and pins (8) heading into 2020. Drake Hayward was 5-1 on the weekend and made it to the championship match vs nationally ranked and Wisconsin Badger commit Aiden Medora from St. John's Military Academy. Drake dropped his finals match to Medora 10-4. Evan Piechocki (106) was 8th and Tyler Beauchamp (113) was 11th. Jayden Sheppard (120), Bryce Crook (170), and Caleb Letson (285) each made the 2nd day of the event and dropped their opening blood round match to end their tournaments.

  • Marshall Kools Champion @ 195
  • Drake Hayward 2nd @ 145
  • Evan Piechocki 8th @ 106
  • Tyler Beauchamp 11th @ 113

Neenah Wrestling Scraps to 4th Place Finish @ Badger State Invitational

Neenah High School Wrestling placed 4th of 22 teams at the Badger State Invitational in Madison WI this past weekend. Wrestling took place on Saturday December 21st at the Alliant Energy Center Convention Center. The Rockets finished behind the #1 Ranked Team in D3 Fennimore, #1 Ranked Team in D1 Stoughton, and #9 Ranked Team in D1 DePere and ahead of D1 #12 Ranked Waunakee, D2 Honorable Mention Baldwin-Woodville, and D3 Honorable Mention Mineral Point. Neenah crowned one champion on the day in Marshall Kools @ 195. Kools wins the title after finishing as a runner-up in 2018 @ 195 and 2017 @ 220. Kools lead the team with 11 wins on the season as he holds an 11-0 record. Jayden Sheppard had another strong showing placing 3rd @ 120 pounds and moving to 10-1 on the season. Jayden revenged his only loss on the season in the first round. Tyler Beauchamp (113) and Dante Caiani (126) both made the semifinals and dropped their final two matches to place 4th. Evan Piechocki (106), and Drake Hayward (145) both placed 5th while a pair of sophomores in Austin Lewis (138) and Caleb Letson (285) each placed 6th. Davin Munoz (182) rounded out our top 8 place winners by coming in 7th (182). Ramon Manka-Wigfall (138) and Bryce Fochs (220) both lost in the opening round yet battled to win three straight matches to become the consolation champions in their weight classes.

  • Marshall Kools Champion @ 195
  • Tyler Beauchamp 4th @ 113
  • Jayden Sheppard 3rd @ 120
  • Dante Caiani 4th @ 126
  • Evan Piechocki 5th @ 106
  • Drake Hayward 5th @ 145
  • Austin Lewis 6th @ 138
  • Davin Munoz 7th @ 182
  • Caleb Letson 6th @ 285
  • Ramon Manka-Wigfall Consolation Champ @ 138
  • Bryce Fochs Consolation Champ @ 220

Neenah drops competitive FVA Conference Dual vs rival #7 Ranked Kimberly 33-32

Neenah High School Wrestling dropped an FVA Conference home dual 32-33 to D1 #7 Ranked Kimberly on Thursday December 19th. The Rockets held a 13 point lead with 3 matches to go but were unable to hold off a strong Kimberly team. On the night Neenah won 7 matches and Kimberly 6 plus a forfeit. The Rockets won the pin battle 3-2 but lost more bonus points in the non-pin match-ups. Picking-up pins for the Rockets were Marshall Kools (195), Tyler Beauchamp (113), and Jayden Sheppard (120). Drake Hayward won by tech-fall @ 152 over a returning FVA Conference Champion and State Qualifier. Evan Piechocki (106), Dante Caiani (126), and Austin Lewis (138) also picked-up wins.

  • Marshall Kools 195
  • Tyler Beauchamp 113
  • Jayden Sheppard 120
  • Drake Hayward 152
  • Evan Piechocki 106
  • Dante Caiani 126
  • Austin Lewis 138

Neenah wins Inaugural Neenah Varsity Invite 12/12/19

Neenah High School Wrestling wins the inaugural Neenah Invitational on Friday December 13th 2019. The Rockets stayed ahead of the field of 13 teams including D2 #5 Ranked Wittenburg Birnamwood. Neenah crowned two champions on the day in Evan Piechocki @ 106, and Marshall Kools @ 195. Tyler Beauchamp (113), Austin Lewis (138), and Drake Hayward (145) all finished 2nd respectively. We had a plethora of 3rd place finishes with William Rambert (106), Nick Novak (113), Jayden Sheppard (120), Charlie Alft (132), Ramon Manka-Wigfall (132), Bryce Crook (170), and Davin Munoz (182). Bryce Fochs (220) and Caleb Letson (285) came in 4th place and Dante Caiani (126) was 5th.

  • Team Champions
  • Evan Piechocki Champion @ 106
  • Marshall Kools Champion @ 195
  • Tyler Beauchamp 2nd @ 113
  • Austin Lewis 2nd @ 138
  • Drake Hayward 2nd @ 145
  • William Rambert 3rd @ 106
  • Nick Novak 3rd @ 113
  • Jayden Sheppard 3rd @ 120
  • Alft/Manka-Wigfall 3rd @ 132
  • Bryce Crook 3rd @ 170
  • Davin Munoz 3rd @ 182
  • Bryce Fochs 4th @ 220
  • Dante Caiani 5th @ 126
  • Caleb Letson 4th @ 285

Neenah moves to 2-0 in the FVA with a 72-3 Win over Appleton West

Thanks to everyone who made the trip up to Appleton West tonight for our FVA Conference Dual vs Appleton West. The Rockets competed very well tonight winning the varsity dual 72-3. We were led on the evening by Davin Munoz (182), Caleb Letson (220), Bryce Fochs (285), Evan Piechocki (106), Nick Novak (113), Jayden Sheppard (120), Austin Lewis (138), Drake Hayward (145), and Jenssey Fermin (152) who all won by fall. Bryce Crook revenged a loss from last season at 170 and Kenny Schaufelberger picked-up his first varsity dual meet win at 160. Seniors Marshall Kools (195) and Dante Caiani (126) both won by forfeit. Tonight we celebrate first career wins by freshman Nick Novak and Jayden Sheppard at the varsity level and Eli Gast (160) at the JV level. Jenssey Fermin (152) and Caleb Letson (220) also pick-up their first ever varsity dual meet match wins this evening. The JV wrestlers fared well this evening as Preston Hella (106) improved to 4-0 on the season with 4 pins, Zach Kramp won by FF, Ramon Manka-Wigfall won by fall twice to go to 2-0 on the evening, and Eli Gast won by fall. We are very proud of Hannah McCormick our first female wrestler to take the mat in our High School program in many many years. She gets a great opportunity to compete this weekend in the female division at the Neenah JV Scramble. Neenah @ Appleton West on 12/12/2019. Neenah (NEEN) 72.0 Appleton West (APWE) 3.0 170: Bryce Crook (NEEN) over Anthony VanDaalwyk (APWE) (Dec 10-5) 182: Davin Munoz (NEEN) over Spencer Brewton (APWE) (Fall 1:29) 195: Marshall Kools (NEEN) over (APWE) (For.) 220: Caleb Letson (NEEN) over Thatcher Linstedt (APWE) (Fall 5:20) 285: Bryce Fochs (NEEN) over Devyn Farrell (APWE) (Fall 3:27) 106: Evan Piechocki (NEEN) over Vang Thao (APWE) (Fall 5:18) 113: Nick Novak (NEEN) over Ella Wynveen (APWE) (Fall 5:05) 120: Jayden Sheppard (NEEN) over Atiphan Thao (APWE) (Fall 3:02) 126: Dante Caiani (NEEN) over (APWE) (For.) 132: Chris Meyer (APWE) over Charlie Alft (NEEN) (Dec 10-4) 138: Austin Lewis (NEEN) over Parker Wendt (APWE) (Fall 4:46) 145: Drake Hayward (NEEN) over Diego Chavez (APWE) (Fall 2:47) 152: Jenssey Fermin (NEEN) over Kyle Meyer (APWE) (Fall 1:58) 160: Kenny Schaufelberger (NEEN) over Ethan Gause (APWE) (Dec 9-4) You can find more details regarding this dual using the following link.ā€¦

  • Bryce Crook Wins by Decision @ 170
  • Davin Munoz Winner by Fall @ 182
  • Caleb Letson Winner by Fall @ 220
  • Bryce Fochs Winner by Fall @ 285
  • Evan Piechocki Winner by Fall @ 106
  • Varsity Dual Team
  • Nick Novak Winner by Fall @ 113
  • Jayden Sheppard Winner by Fall @ 120
  • Austin Lewis Winner by Fall @ 138
  • Drake Hayward Winner by Fall @ 145
  • Jennsey Fermin Winner by Fall @ 152
  • Kenny Schaufelberger Winner by Decision @ 160

Neenah Opens 2019-2020 Season with a FVA Dual Win over Hortonville

The Neenah High School Wrestling Team opened the 2019-2020 WIAA competitive season with a 42-32 win over FVA Conference Foe Hortonville. The Rockets were led by Drake Hayward (145), Davin Munoz (182), and Bryce Fochs (285) who all recorded pins. Tyler Beauchamp (113), and Austin Lewis (138) each won by decision. Jayden Sheppard (120), Marshall Kools (195), and Caleb Letson (220) picked-up forfeits on the evening. This was also our annual parents night and we recognized our partnership with Thedacare who's sponsorship helped us purchase a new competition mat for our program.

  • Austin Lewis
  • Bryce Fochs
  • Tyler Beauchamp

Marshall Kools to Stanford University

Neenah Senior and member of the class of 2020 Marshall Kools has committed to Stanford University. Kools intends to wrestle for the Cardinals at 197 pounds. Congratulations to Marshall on this amazing academic and athletic achievement. Stay tuned for an official Marshall Kools signing day in the near future held at Neenah High School.

2019-2020 Neenah Dual Meet Results

Date Result Home Away
12/5/19 WIn Neenah 42 Hortonville 32
12/12/19 Win Appleton West 3 Neenah 72
12/19/19 Loss Neenah 32 Kimberly 33
1/2/20 Win Neenah 54 Oshkosh West 18
1/9/20 Loss Neenah 10 Kaukauna 58
1/11/20 Loss Bay Port 36 Neenah 30
1/11/20 Win Winneconnie 27 Neenah 51
1/11/20 Win Harland Arrowhead 34 Neenah 43
1/16/20 Win Fond du Lac 18 Neenah 59
1/16/20 Win Appleton East 7 Neenah 70
1/23/20 Win Neenah 56 Appleton North 18
1/30/20 Win Oshkosh North 18 Neenah 48
2/18/20 Win West Bend East: 25 Neenah: 36
Overall 19-20 Dual Record: 2-1 Wins: 10 Losses: 3
Overall 19-20 FVA Dual Record: 2-1 Wins: 7 Losses: 2
Overall Non Conference Dual Record Wins: 3 Losses: 1

Neenah 2019-2020 Tournament Results

Date Level Event Key Individual Accomplishments
12/6/19 JV Kimberly JV Invite Preston Hella 1st @ 106, Ben Hansen 2nd @ 126
12/13/19 Varsity Neenah Varsity Invite Evan Piechocki 1st @ 106, Marshall Kools 1st @ 195, Tyler Beachamp 2nd @ 113, Austin Lewis 2nd @ 138, Drake Hayward 2nd @ 145, William Rambert 3rd @ 106, Nick Novak 3rd @ 113, Jayden Sheppard 3rd @ 120, Charlie Alft 3rd @ 132, Ramon Manka 3rd @ 132, Bryce Crook 3rd @ 170, Davin Munoz 3rd @ 185, Bryce Fochs 4th @ 220, Caleb Letson 4th @ 285, Dante Caiani 5th @ 126
12/14/19 JV Neenah JV Scramble Eli Gast 2nd @ 160, Zach Kramp 3rd @ 120, Ben Hansen 3rd @ 126
1221/19 Varsity Badger State Invite (Madison) Marshall Kools 1st @ 195, Jayden Sheppard 3rd @ 120, Tyler Beauchamp 4th @ 113, Dante Caiani 4th @ 126, Evan Piechocki 5th @ 106, Drake Hayward 5th @ 145, Austin Lewis 6th @ 138, Caleb Letson 6th @ 285, Davin Munoz 7th @ 182, Ramon Manka-Wigfall Consolation Champ @ 132, Bryce Fochs Consolation Champ @ 220
12/27/19 and 12/28/19 Varsity Oshkosh on the Water Marshall Kools 1st @ 195; Drake Hayward 2nd @ 145; Evan Piechocki 8th @ 106; Tyler Beauchamp 11th @ 113
1/11/20 Varsity Harland Arrowhead Varsity Duals 3-0 Records: Ramon Manka-Wigfall, Drake Hayward, Marshall Kools, Bryce Fochs
1/11/20 JV WWCA JV Regionals @ Little Chute Nick Novak 1st @ 113;; Eric Schaufelberger 1st @ 220, Charlie Alft 3rd @ 126
1/24/20 Varsity Homestead Varsity Invite Marshall Kools 1st @ 195, Drake Hayward 2nd @ 145; Jayden Sheppard 3rd @ 120; Bryce Fochs 3rd @ 285; Tyler Beauchamp 5th @ 113; Ramon Manka-Wigfall 6th @ 132; Davin Munoz 7th @ 182; Caleb Letson 8th @ 220; Bryce Crook 9th @ 170
1/25/20 JV Qualifiers WWCA JV State @ Wausau West Nick Novak 6th @ 113; Eric Schaufelberger 8th @ 220
2/8/20 Varsity FVA Varsity Conference @ Kaukauna Drake Hayward 1st @145; Marshall Kools 1st @ 195 (2X FVA CHAMP); Jayden Sheppard 2nd @ 120, Charlie Alft 3rd @ 126; Bryce Fochs 3rd @ 285
2/15/20 Varsity WIAA Regionals @ Slinger Drake Hayward 1st @ 145; Bryce Crook 1st @ 170; Marshall Kools 1st @ 195; Caleb Letson 1st @ 220; Bryce Fochs 1st @ 285, Jayden Sheppard 2nd @ 120; Tyler Beauchamp 3rd @ 106; Evan Piechocki 3rd @ 113; Austin Lewis 3rd @ 152; Davin Munoz 3rd @ 182; Ramon Manka-Wigfall 4th @ 132
2/22/20 Varsity Qualifiers WIAA Sectionals @ Oshkosh North
2/27, 2/28, and 2/29 Varsity Qualifiers WIAA Individual State @ Kohl Center

Neenah High School Wrestling 2019-2020 Leaderboard

Varsity Wins Varsity Pins JV Wins JV Pins Attendance (# Missed Practices)
Marshall Kools: 38 Bryce Fochs: 25 Nick Novak: 15 Eli Gast: 10 Jayden Sheppard (0)
Drake Hayward: 33 Marshall Kools: 22 Eric Schaufelberger: 11 Eric Schaufelberger: 10 Ramon Manka-Wigfall (0)
Bryce Fochs: 28 Drake Hayward: 17 Eli Gast: 11 Preston Hella: 8 Austin Lewis (0)
Jayden Sheppard: 26 Ramon Manka-Wigfall: 16 Preston Hella: 9 Nick Novak: 8 Drake Hayward (0)
Austin Lewis: 24 Tyler Beauchamp: 13 Ben Hansen: 9 Ben Hansen: 8
Ramon Manka-Wigfall: 24 Jayden Sheppard: 13

Yineman D1 #195 2018 State Championship Match Photos

Marshall Kools named FVA Wrestler of the Year

Congrats to Neenah Senior and Standford recruit Marshall Kools on being named the 2020 Fox Valley Association Wrestler of the Year.

2019 WIAA State Qualifiers

The Neenah HS Wrestling team qualified 3 individuals for the WIAA State Tournament in 2018-2019. Returning to Madison for the 2nd consecutive time are the trio of Drake Hayward, Marshall Kools, and Isaiah McCormick. Marshall Kools finished 3rd in D1 @ 195. Isaiah McCormick finished 6th in D1 @ 170. Drake Hayward lost in the blood-round (placement) to go 2-2 in the state tournament.

  • Drake Hayward
  • Marshall Kools
  • Isaiah McCormick

Beauchamp Selected for NEENAH SALT (Student Athletic Leadership Team).

Neenah Junior Tyler Beauchamp was selected to represent the Neenah Student Athletic Leadership Team for the 2019-2020 academic year. Congratulations to Tyler for being selected to this team of student leaders at NHS.

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Wisconsin Wrestling Online All-State Scholar Athletes 2018-2019

5 Neenah HS Wrestling Team members during the 2018-2019 season made the Wisconsin Wrestling Online All-State Scholar athlete teams. Nominees must have a minimum of 10 varsity matches and a .600 winning percentage%. WIAA State Placewinners and Qualifiers earn additional points based on results.

  • Tyler Beauchamp
  • Drake Hayward
  • Marshall Kools
  • Isaiah McCormick
  • Francis Turoski
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Our HS Wrestling Facility

Here are some photos of the Neenah High School Wrestling Room. Established in the summer/fall of 2016 the Neenah High School and Youth Wrestling programs call this facility home along with our offseason RWF training and the Twin City Wrestling Club. The facility includes two mats that are a total of 80 feet long by 44 feet wide.

  • Record Boards for JV State Placewinners, Team Accomplishments, Conference Champions, State Qualifiers, State Placewinners, Freestyle/Greco State Placewinners, Fargo All-Americans.
  • Team History (55 Years) and our 10 Core Values
  • Wrestlers on the "HALL of FAME" must meet two of three criteria below. #1: Team Captain #2: All-State Scholar Athlete #3: State Qualifier
  • "Wall of Champions" WIAA State Placewinners
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