Around this time last year, Selma’s Richard Figueroa was named Cal-Hi Sports’ State Freshman of the Year. And his sister, Gracie, was the State Athlete of the Year across all levels for girls.
Gracie Figueroa is now in college, but Richard is still in high school. And he has once again been honored by Cal-Hi Sports, being named on Monday the State Sophomore of the Year.
Richard Figueroa, who recently competed in Bulgaria at the Cadet World Championships, won his second straight state wrestling title and he is currently the No. 1 ranked wrestler in the country at 113 pounds.