files/0 (4).jpg
High Country News, Weather, and Bulletins

Todays ForecastToday:
53°F | 56°F | 80%
Tomorrows ForecastTomorrow:
46°F | 64°F | 20%
  Swap Shop Online
Home Sports Weather Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Autos
Kostis Wraps Up Mat Season PDF Print
Written by Mike Kelly   
Thursday, 05 May 2011 11:42

Former Watauga High wrestler Savva Kostis recently competed at the ASICS University & FILA Cadet Nationals in Akron, OH.

The championships were held at the University of Akron April 20. Kostis, a member of the Appalachian State wrestling team, goes 2-2 against the field. For the year, Kostis was 26-11 for the Moutaineers wrestling at 149 pounds.
He was 9-3 in duals, 2-1 in the Southern Conference. He had six pinfalls, five major decisions and one tech fall victory this season.
Kostis missed more than a month of the season with a stomach injury he suffered during the Southern Scuffle in Greensboro in late December.
Kostis was tied for second on the team with a career-high 21 wins to only six losses in 2010. He also had a team-best nine pinfalls.
At WHS, Kostis was named the Northwestern 4A Conference most outstanding wrestler his senior year. He was a two-time state runner-up, a three-time regional champion, and he produced a career record of 147-25. Kostis, who was the placekicker on WHS's Western Regional finals teams in 2006 and '07 also lettered in football, and track and field.



Prev Article In This CategoryNext Article In This Category
Prev ArticleNext Article
Share This Article:
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email