The Edmond Sun

June 6, 2013

Deer Creek's Hooks pulls in mat honors


Special to The Sun

OKLA. CITY — Deer Creek eighth-grader Noah Hooks was named to the 2013 World of Wrestling World All-Star First Team and earned the Trinity Award for sweeping all three major national tournaments.

He wrestles at 160 pounds and wrapped up the season with an astounding 64-1 record ranked No. 1 in the country. Hooks picked up victories over grapplers from Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri, Colorado, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nevada, Oregon, Washington and California.

Hooks was the Outstanding Wrestler at the Tulsa Nationals.