North High School

Skip to main content
Mobile Menu


NHS Logo

North High Boys and Girls Wrestling Team

Program Description

The North High Boys and Girls Wrestling Team is an organization committed to the improvement of athletic and personal growth through the sport of wrestling by fostering an environment of mentorship and resources for high school athletes who are aspiring to become League, Valley, State, and Collegiate Champions as well as leaders of the community. The North High Wrestling team has taken several athletes who had never wrestled before and helped them become League, Valley, and state qualifiers. We have also seen over 20 wrestlers be offered the opportunity to continue their wrestling careers in college in just the past 5 years. 


2020 State Dual Championship Runner Up’s.

2020 Valley Champions (First team in any sport to repeat as Valley Champions)

2020 League Champions

2019 Valley Champions (First wrestling Valley Championship in school history)

2019 League Champions

2017 League Champions

JV team has won 5 league championships in a row…...



Bruce Burnett Bruce Bennett
North High Accomplishments
2 time League Wrestling Champion
3 time State Placer

North High Hall of Fame

College Accomplishments

2 time State Champion

2 time Big Sky Champion

Coaching Accomplishments

7 time Idaho State Champion Coach

Idaho Hall of Fame Coach

Oklahoma State Assistant Wrestling Coach

US Navy Head Wrestling Coach

4 Time Olympic Wrestling Coach

2000 Olympic Gold Medalist Coach
1993 and 1995 World Gold Medalist Coach
USA Wrestling Coach of the Year
National Wrestling Hall of Fame
Kevin Harvick Kevin Harvick
North High Accomplishments
League Champion
State Qualifier
NASCAR Accomplishments
Over 1200 Nascar Races
2001 Xfinity Series Champion
2006 Xfinity Series Champion
2014 Cup Series Champion
59 Cup Series Wins
47 Xfinity Series Wins
14 Truck Series Wins
121 Career Wins
Community Accomplishments
Founder of Harvick Foundation
ESPY Award Winner


Boys Varsity

Boys JV

Boys Frosh

Girls Varsity

Girls JV




Head Wrestling Coach Brady Garner
Brady Garner
9 Years at North High
Masters in Special Education
Bachelors in Public Health
Division 1 Wrestler at CSUB
State Champion
Olympic Trial Qualifier Greco
2019 Kern County Coach of Year
Head Freshman Football Coach
Associate Head Girls Coach William Scherer
William Scherer
4 Years at North High
1st Battalion 4th Marine
Division 1988-2002
Daughter ranked Nationally
Associate Head Boys Coach Colloway Morphis
Colloway Morphis
2 Years at North High
Bachelors in History

NAIA wrestler at Missouri Valley

Division 1 Wrestler at CSUB

State Qualifier at Frontier


Lower Weights Coach Chris Lucas

Chris Lucas

12 years at North High

Bachelor's Degree

State Champion


Middle Weights Coach Joey Granata

Joey Granata

1 year at North High

Bachelors Environmental Res.

State Placer

Division 1 wrestler at CSUB


Upper Varsity Coach Todd Ford

Todd Ford

1 year at North High

Bachelors Community Science

State Runner Up

Division 1 Wrestler at Edinboro

Olympic Trial Qualifier

Assistant Football Coach


Co-Head JV/Frosh Boys Coach Andrew Binger

Andrew Binger

4 Years at North High

Associates Degree BC

Wrestled for North High

Wrestled at Bakersfield College


Co-Head JV/Frosh Boys Coach Kevin Mello

Kevin Mello

2 Years at North High

Associates Degree BC

Wrestled for North High

Wrestled at Bakersfield College

Bakersfield College State Placer


Head JV Girls CoachBlake Hieneman

Blake Hieneman

2 Years at North High

Private Pilot at CAU

Wrestled for North High


Social Media/Alumni Coordinator David Chavez

David Chavez

6 years at North

Associates Degree at BC

Assistant Football Coach



    • By phone:  (661) 399-3351