Full Name: Jared Joaquin Simmons
Birthday: December 15th, 2008
Wrestling Club: Carbon Raptors
School: Creekview Elementary
Hometown: Price, Utah
Weight Class: 53 - 57 lbs.
Most significant wins/accomplishments: 2nd place at Moab Classic 3 years in a row and 3rd place at State for the past 2 years.
Jared Simmons is a winner, through and through. He strives for the top and he doesn't settle until he gets there, and that's why we think Jared is on his way to greatness. One of the best parts about this kid is that he doesn't think he knows it all; he knows that his coaches have a lot to offer and that you gotta listen to them. Jared also knows that being a good sport is what it takes to be great, and he embraces the HERO mentality with his sportsmanship as well. So go on ahead, read about how great Jared is, and be sure to throw him a compliment as well!
Why do you enjoy wrestling?
Because I like to win medals.
What's the most important thing wrestling has taught you?
That you have to be strong and to listen to what the coaches say.
What's the best advice your coach has given you?
To always try my hardest.
How do you handle tough defeats?
Tell the other guy good job and then practice harder.
What’s your proudest achievement as a wrestler?
Placing at State!
What's your favorite wrestling move?
Do you have a hero or role model?
The big kids on my team. They help me.
What's your favorite subject in school?
Do you play any sports aside from wrestling?
Baseball, soccer, and I'm going to try football this year too.
Do you have any other hobbies outside of wrestling?
I really like building model airplanes with my dad.
What are your goals for your wrestling career?
To be a champion.
What are your goals for the next 1-5 years?
Take 1st at State!
Where is your biggest area where you could improve?
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