Basically, around the district and the state -- and even the nation -- people are rooting for A.J. But Brent handled it well. He answered A.J.?s strengths.

It?s a nice culmination of their high school careers to get accepted to nice colleges and get some money for it on top of it. They?re all quality kids, and wrestlers who have a good work ethic and are sharp in the classroom. It?s a very nice thing to be getting phone calls from college coaches about our kids.

They've been improving all year long. Coach [Steve] Powell is such an awesome coach. Those kids are getting tougher and tougher. We had seven pins last time. I didn't think that would happen again.