Greg Kerkvliet placed 3rd at 195lbs at the USA Cadet Freestyle National championships in Fargo, North Dakota. Greg had over 70 wrestlers from 48 states in his weight division. Greg won 8 matches and his only loss came to the eventual champion 12-10. Anthony Jackson placed 4th at 152lbs. Anthony went 5-2 on the tournament. By placing in the top eight in their age division Greg and Anthony became USA Freestyle All Americans.
Simley had five wrestlers compete in the Junior Freestyle nationals Zach Miller, Jake Gliva, Zach Moon, Brad Dohmen and Luke Zaiser. Simley did not have a Junior national place winner but all five athletes represented Simley well on the Minnesota Storm team.