Former Ironwood Ridge state wrestling champion Jeremy Berson graduates from the United States Coast Guard Academy
May 22, 2020 by Andy Morales, AZPreps365
(US Coast Guard Academy Photo)
Jeremy Berson went 34-5 as a senior for Ironwood Ridge in 2016, bringing home the individual state championship in the 182-pound weight class. He also helped lead the Nighthawks to a Division I team championship that year. Now known as Ensign Jeremy Berson, the standout earned a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Applied Mathematics from the United States Coast Guard Academy.
An Academic All-American for the Coast Guard Academy, Ensign Berson has been assigned to the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Robert Ward and he is the son of Todd and Kirstin Berson of Oro Valley.
The United States Coast Guard Academy held a virtual commencement ceremony on May 20 and can be viewed HERE.
Senior, Jeremy Berson reflects on his time in the sport of wrestling and meeting some of his best friends along the way. #AlwaysReady | #SPARLIFE . . . @jeremyyberson | @cga_bears | @cga_saac | @uscg_academyPosted by United States Coast Guard Academy Wrestling on Saturday, May 9, 2020