Our vision is to teach our team the skills and technique necessary to achieve success in wrestling for years to come. We are committed to creating a family environment while teaching young athletes the sport of wrestling and important life values that come along with the sport.
HOC believes in teaching our athletes to be hardworking and dedicated not only in wrestling but in everyday life.
The former Jr. Bulldogs have merged with the former Las Vegas Gladiators and has a coaching staff that is dedicated and experienced to help our athletes succeed.
2019-2020 SNWA TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
2019-2020 Parent Flyer /Reg Form
Fees and Information
All wrestlers MUST have their USA Wrestling Card which acts as an insurance card for your athlete in wrestling room. Please purchase this card if you have not done so already at the below website. Please choose the $45 full athlete membership.
Tournament fees vary per tournament. When tournament flyer comes out via email/Facebook post, the tournament fee will be due no later than the Thursday before the actual tournament. You must pay one of the Coaches at practice. If the athletes payment is not in by Thursday night, then the athlete will NOT be registered for the tournament and will be able to participate and wrestle. Please contact the coaches if there are any issues and we can help if needed.
Website to purchase uniform coming soon...
Meet the Coaches
Tyson Garamendi - Head Coach
Coach Tyson has been wrestling since he was 8 and started in youth wrestling and wrestled all the way through high school. He was a State Placer at Mojave High School in Las Vegas and was apart of a 2x State Championship team. He is passionate about wrestling and all of what the sport has to offer to make young athletes successful, on and off the mat. He was the former owner and Head Coach of the Centennial Jr. Bulldogs where he started that team with his best friend, Jake. They both had the vision to be youth wrestling coaches together some day and are excited for House of Centennial's first season as a new team.
Jose Sosa - Head Coach
Coach Jose was former owner and Head Coach of the Las Vegas Gladiators before becoming Head Coach for House of Centennial. He has been a youth wrestling coach for close to 10 years and believes he is a great mental and physical motivator to all athletes that he has had the opportunity to coach.
Jake Evans - Head Coach
Coach Evans started wrestling on a youth wrestling team where him and Coach Tyson met. He has had a lot of success in the sport and strives to help young wrestlers do the same. Coach Evans is a 2x Nevada State Champion in high school and went undefeated his senior year. He was also an All-American Nominee. Coach Evans was a multi-state champion, multi-national champion and also placed 3rd in the world championships. He has been around wrestling his entire life and is grateful of the opportunity he has to coach these young athletes.
Steve Wike - Coach
Coach Wike wrestled all through his high school years and has been teaching and coaching at Centennial High School for the last 12 years. He has also coached bulldog football for 4 years and is in his 9th year as Head Coach of Bulldog Wrestling with almost 200 duel wins. Coach Wike's daughter and son are both on the youth team and his dedication and support to HOC is so appreciated and his guidance is so beneficial to these young wrestlers.
Chris Gifford - Coach
Coach Chris has wrestled from age 5-19 and was a 4x Sunrise Regional Champion, 4x Nevada State Finalist and 3x Nevada State Champion. He wrestled in college at Fresno State for 1 year and was a NCAA Qualifier. Coach Chris has two young boys on the team and is a great asset to House of Centennial Wrestling Club. His passion and drive for wrestling will help all athletes who are coached by him.
Mike McFate- Coach
Coach Mike comes from a wrestling family and wrestled all through his youth years. He is currently coaching his third season of youth wrestling and his oldest son wrestles for HOC. Coach Mike believes that his aggressive, no short cut style of coaching gives our athletes the tools they need to accomplish their goals on and off the a mat.
We offer wrestling for boys/girls ages 5-15.
Address: 10200 W Centennial Pkwy,
Las Vegas, NV 89149 (map on link below)
All athletes must wear wrestling shoes, shorts/shirt & head gear at practices. Please make sure clothing does not have any zippers or metal buttons to protect other wrestlers & the wrestling mats. Wrestling head gear is also required for tournaments.
Wrestling shoes are to be worn on the wrestling mat ONLY. We highly recommend purchasing wrestling shoes "skins" to wear when the wrestlers are not on the wrestling mat.