Full Name: Austin Michael Alvarez
Birthday: May 31st, 2006
Wrestling Club: Dayton Christian Wrestling Club
Hometown: Xenia, Ohio
Weight Class: 120 lbs.
Most significant wins/accomplishments: USA Wrestling Freestyle Kid State Champion; OAC District Champion; MVKWA Championships Champion; Ken Chertow (Academic All-American).
Austin Alvarez does all that it takes. The younger of the two Alvarez Brothers, Austin has had an incredible year, not only winning a State Championship but also keeping on top of his grades and having fun in every other aspect of his life. He's a great inspiration to all young wrestlers. Austin has done a great job on the Quest, and we look forward to the great stuff to come.
Read on to find out a little more about Austin, and make sure to sign your wrestler up for the HERO Quest today!
Why do you enjoy wrestling?
Because I like it and I can get cool things at tournaments.
What is the most important thing wrestling has taught you?
You have to be disciplined.
What's the best advice your coach has given you?
Hard work wins.
How do you handle tough defeats?
I reflect on the match to see what I did wrong.
What’s your proudest achievement as a wrestler?
Winning OAC District at Troy Christian.
How old were you when you started wrestling?
Only 6 years old!
What's your favorite post-match meal or treat?
Going to Frisch's Big Boy.
Do you have a favorite song that gets you pumped up before a practice or match?
Turn Down For What!
What is your favorite wrestling move?
The butcher (aka barbwire) works pretty good.
Who is your Hero/role model?
What is your favorite subject in school?
What is your favorite movie?
Do you play any sports aside from wrestling?
I also play soccer.
Do you have any favorite hobbies outside of sports?
I like to color.
What are your goals for this season?
To win State!
What are your goals for your wrestling career?
I want to be undefeated for a year and I want to wrestle in college!