Home
Sponsored By:   INVISI-ball
/Registration/FamilyAccounts.asp?org=GOIMPS.COM
 
 
My my My my
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

BARRY C. ARMSTRONG (Wrestling)

Class of 1977

     With a high school career Wrestling record of 75-3-1, Barry Armstrong was the Team Captain of Cary High's first State Championship Wrestling Team in 1976-1977 where he finished undefeated in his Senior year with a record of 30-0 with 27 Pins or Forfeits. Barry was a true leader of his team, leading by example, he was always willing to share his knowledge and help his team members get better.  His energy and enthusiasm was infectious and inspired others to do their very best.  Barry is remembered as confident, but not cocky, well known, liked and respected by both students and teachers alike.   

Some of Barry's individual wrestling accomplishments include:

  • (Fr.) WRAL Wrestling Classic Champion - 1974
  • (Soph.) Regional Runner Up - 1975
  • (Soph.) CAP 8 Conference Champion - 1975
  • (Soph.) Bull Durham Tournament Champion - 1975
  • (Soph.) WRAL Wrestling Classic Champion - 1975
  • (Soph.) WRAL Wrestling Classic - Most Outstanding Wrestler - 1975
  • (Jr.) Regional Champion - 1976
  • (Jr.) State 3rd Place - 132 lbs - 1976
  • (Jr.) CAP 8 Conference Champion - 1976
  • (Jr.) Bull Durham Tournament Champion - 1976
  • (Jr.) Bull Durham Tournament - Most Outstanding Wrestler - 1976
  • (Jr.) WRAL Wrestling Classic Champion - 1976
  • (Sr.) State Champion - 141 lbs - 1977
  • (Sr.) Regional Champion - 1977
  • (Sr.) CAP 8 Conference Champion - 1977
  • (Sr.) All-American - 2x (Amateur Wrestling News and Scholastic Wrestling News) - 1977
  • (Sr.) NC State Tournament - Most Outstanding Wrestler - 1977
  • (Sr.) State Championship - 1977 Team Captain  

After graduating from Cary, Barry went onto NC State where he majored in accounting and was a member of the varsity wrestling team.