Full Name: Ryan Garvick
Birthday: September 13th, 2005
School: Central Daughin
Wrestling Club: Central PA Stars
Hometown: Daughin, Pennsylvania
Weight Class: 90 lbs.
Most significant wins/accomplishments: Placing 1st at Penn State University Tournament, having 50 wins in one year, placing 1st 3 years in a row at MAWA regional tournaments, Placing 3rd place at the Eastern National Championship in 2013, Making it to Pennsylvania States this year, Placing 6th at Ohio Tournament of Champions this year.
Ryan Garvick is awesome. He's a great guy who loves the sport of wrestling, pouring passion and hard work into each and every practice. Working hard and watching it pay off is his motto, and we at HERO have no doubt that he is on his way to greatness. Keep it up Ryan, and keep crushing it!
Why do you enjoy wrestling?
Because I love the sport.
What's the most important thing wrestling has taught you?
Wrestling has taught me that hard work pays off. If you work hard you will get the results you want.
What's the best advice your coach has given you?
To do your best and never give up.
How do you handle tough defeats?
Remind myself that even the best wrestlers lose and forget the match and focus on the next one.
What’s your proudest achievement as a wrestler?
When I placed 3rd place at MAWA Eastern National Championships in 2013.
What's your favorite wrestling move?
The Bar and High Crotch.
Do you have a hero/role model?
My dad because he was a wrestler and got me to start wrestling.
What's your favorite subject in school?
Do you play any sports aside from wrestling?
Football, soccer, and baseball.
Do you have any other hobbies outside of wrestling?
Reading especially comic books, video games, hanging out with my friends and family.
What are your goals for your wrestling career?
To get a scholarship for wrestling and wrestle at Penn State University.
What are your goals for the next 1-5 years?
To continue to improve my wrestling skills and get good grades in school. I want to win 1st place at MAWA Eastern Nationals and another goal is to win PJW’s States.
.What is your biggest area where you could improve?
I could improve my wrestling from the bottom and my speed.
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