The Catawba Valley 2A Conference recently released the All-Conference wrestling team for the 2022-23 season.

Lincoln County placed 12 wrestlers on the All-Conference squad, including eventual state champion Mason Avery. Four more county wrestlers earned Honorable Mention.

The full CVAC All-Conference team is listed by weight class below.

CVAC All-Conference Wrestling 2022-2023

106: Christian Garcia (NC), Andy Saine (WL).

113: Isaiah Pittman (NC), Fernando Teniente (WC).

120: Phoenix Michaud (NC), Bladen Ingle (WL).

126: Christian Wylie (MHS), Grayson Phillips (EB), Trey Story (BHS).

132: Caleb Deaton (LHS), Jack Stewart (WL).

138: Connor Shumate (NC), Will Nix (BHS), Keegan Bostic (WL).

145: Rakeem Smith (WC), Josh White (LHS), Trey Ballew (BHS).

152: Luke Burkett (BHS), Jason Brawley (NC), Caiden Rowe (NC).

160: Brandon Paretty (MHS), Levi Huss (WL), Ian Moore (BHS).

170: Patrick Goins (WL), Jordan Henze (NC), Donta Davis (BH).

182: Mason Avery (WL), Camden Mongene (BHS), J.T. Cox (WC).

195: Owen Clark (NC), Zach Evans (BHS), Curtis Goins (WL).

220: Joseph Lioret-Tutty (NC), Dayne Harrelson (WL), Geviaunta Walker (LHS).

HWT: D.J. Spring (MHS), Andrew McCrary (BHS).

Honorable Mention All-Conference

Bandys: Matt Cranfield.

Bunker Hill: Michael McFerren, Tyler Fox.

East Burke: Zeke Pierce, Cody Bryant.

Lincolnton: Isaac Powell, Rylee Wesson.

Maiden: Zachary Beard, Ethan Bentley.

Newton-Conover: Mykie Xiong, Landon Williams.

West Caldwell: Jacob Spencer.

West Lincoln: Alex Fincannon, Camden Sain.

Wrestler-of-the-Year: Owen Clark - Newton-Conover.

Coach-of-the-Year: Eddie Clark - Newton-Conover.

(Published February 24, 2023)

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