Miri Piri Wrestling Club members bag two gold, a silver and ‘Most Outstanding Male Wrestler’ trophy

(L-R) Summit Mann, head coach Sucha Mann, Pritpal Johal and Pramjot Sidhu. Mann is holding Johal’s ‘Most Outstanding Male Wrestler’ trophy.
Photos submitted by Sucha Mann

WRESTLING head coach Sucha Mann’s Miri Piri Wrestling Club boys bagged two gold medals and a silver medal at the BC Secondary Schools Wrestling Championships last weekend at Port Alberni.

Summit Mann, a grade 11 student of Surrey’s Queen Elizabeth Secondary, won the gold in the 78 kg category by defeating Dilpreet Randhawa of Abbotsford’s W J Mouat. Randhawa was last year’s provincial champion and national medalist who beat Mann twice in the 2017/2018 season. But this time, Mann defeated Randhawa 20-10 points.


Miri Piri Wrestling Club head coach Sucha Mann with Pritpal Johal who won the ‘Most Outstanding Male Wrestler’ trophy.)

Pritpal Johal of Langley’s DW Poppy bagged gold in the 57 kg category and at the same time he won ‘Most Outstanding Male Wrestler’ title for this year’s provincial championship. This is the third time that he has won a provincial championship.

Pramjot Sidhu, also of Langley’s DW Poppy and Johal’s cousin, won silver in the 54 kg category.





South Asian wrestlers who won first three positions at BC Secondary Schools Wrestling Championships


THE following are the South Asian wrestlers who won the first three positions at the BC Secondary Schools Wrestling Championships in Port Alberni last weekend:


110 kg

  • 1st Place – Arjot Gill of Lord Tweedsmuir
  • 2nd Place – Anshdeep Atwal of Lord Tweedsmuir


90 kg

  • 1st Place – Sunny Benning of W J Mouat
  • 2nd Place – Jassa Randhawa of Brookswood
  • 3rd Place – Jevan Dhaliwal of North Delta


84 kg

  • 1st Place – Sammy Sidhu of New Westminster NWSS


78 kg

  • 1st Place – Summit Mann of Queen Elizabeth
  • 2nd Place – Dilpreet Randhawa of W J Mouat


70 kg

  • 1st Place – Amar Atwal of Lord Tweedsmuir
  • 3rd Place – Harvin Mand of Khalsa


66 kg

  • 1st Place – Karan Gill of Tamanawis
  • 3rd Place – Jaskaran Gakhal of W J Mouat


57 kg

  • 1st Place – Pritpal Johal of DW Poppy


 54 kg

  • 2nd Place – Parmjot Sidhu of DW Poppy


51 kg

  • 3rd Place – Humraj Sandhar of Eugene Reimer


45 kg

  • 2nd Place – Ravi Manhas of ADSS
  • 3rd Place – Sehijvir Sandhu of Tamanawis


38 kg

  • 1st Place – Jagvir Grewal of Abby Trad Middle