Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Moriarty's New Varsity Wrestler Shows His Mettle.(Sports)

Byline: Journal Staff Report

Team Takes Fourth At Roswell Tourney

Tyler Kolter just might be the best-kept secret on the Moriarty High varsity wrestling team.

But if he keeps wrestling like he did at the Roswell Tournament last weekend where he captured the 103-pound championship with a 4-0 record Kolter won't remain a mystery for long.

Kolter, who finally broke into the varsity lineup after missing the first half of the season due to ineligibility, has always flashed promise. He captured four tournament crowns wrestling for the junior varsity team a season ago.

The problem was, Moriarty already had a pretty decent 103-pound varsity representative in Ruben Leyba, who went on to capture the Class A-AAA state championship last year. …

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