Wrestling



 Alfonso Hernandez
Alfonso Hernandez

Position:
Assistant Director of Player Development

Experience:
Second Season At UW

Alma Mater:
Wyoming '13


03/17/2014

Four Wyoming Wrestlers Ready For NCAAs

Three juniors and one redshirt freshman make up UW contingent

10/14/2013

Sewell, Hernandez, Stout, and Sundberg Win Admiral Land Awards

The Annual Awards Have Been Given Since 1953

06/04/2013

Seven Cowboy Wrestlers Named To Conference Academic Teams

Wyoming heavyweight boasts league's best GPA

05/22/2013

Cowboys Finish As A Top-30 NWCA All-Academic Team

Hernandez named to individual NWCA All-Academic Team

04/15/2013

Cowboy Coaching Staff Announces Wrestling Team Awards

Team honors five seniors and team leaders

01/24/2013

2012-13 Cowboy Wrestling

Action shots from UW home duals

03/08/2012

2012 WWC/NCAA West Regional

Wyoming wrestlers

Hernandez finished his first season on the Cowboy staff in 2013-14, taking over duties as the Assistant Director of Player Development. He participated in practices on an occasional basis and helped conduct strength and conditioning activities.

A two-time All-America honoree for the Pokes at 197 pounds, Hernandez left the school with 120 victories (No. 8 all-time) and was a two-time Western Wrestling Conference champion. He is one of only six UW wrestlers ever to earn All-America status two or more times.

Hernandez received an Everett Lantz Most Outstanding Wrestler nod in 2013, the Steven Suder High Point Award in in 2012 and 2013 and the Joe Dowler Cowboy Up Award in 2010.

He married his wife Stephanie on Aug. 16, 2008, in Blackfoot, Idaho. They are the proud parents of two sons, Aiden and Madden.

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