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A Catholic School for Young Men in the Marist Tradition since 1958
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Wrestling Team Finishes 2nd in District Tournament

The Varsity wrestlers competed in the FHSAA District Tournament this past weekend at Southwest Miami Senior High School and finished in 3rd place behind South Dade and host Southwest.

During this long, hard fought tournament we were able to qualify 10 of our grapplers our of the 14 weight classes to advance to the FHSAA Regional Tournament to be held at nearby Coral Park High School this Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Two Explorers won individual titles - Chip Guzman (106 lbs.) and Derrick Hart (285 lbs.). Dylan Mira (145 lbs.) and fellow senior Gian Rodriguez  (220 lbs.) battled to finish in 2nd place while teammates Aiden Gaspar (126 lbs.), Gavin Buck (132 lbs.), Guy Toussaint (170 lbs.) and Joshua Márquez (182 lbs.) fought hard and gained valuable points in 3rd place for the team. Rocco D’Ascoli  (160 lbs.) finished 4th whiles Dan Van Arman (195 lbs.) placed 5th to also advance.
Christopher Columbus High School | 3000 SW 87 Avenue | Miami, FL 33165 | (305) 223-5650
Christopher Columbus High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory high school, conducted by the Marist Brothers of the Schools. We aim to make Jesus Christ known and loved, as we prepare young men for higher education and for their continuous challenge of harmonizing faith, culture and life. We foster a family spirit among all who are committed to the success of the school and promote opportunities to work together as a community of learners. 

Columbus is fully accredited by Cognia and is a member of the Marist Association of Secondary schools, the National Catholic Education Association and the Independent Schools of South Florida.