Multiple Teams · Wrestling Team wins Sectionals!


Saturday, January 28, 2017

8:00 AM

Place

1

Points

182

Meet Recap

The Elkhart Central Wrestling won its first Sectional Championship in 28 years today. Every Blue Blazer wrestler’s performance was crucial as the top 3 teams, Central (182), Northridge (180), and Jimtown (177) finished within 5 points of each other.

“These guys wrestled their tails off and accomplished something that hasn’t been done in 28 years,” said head coach Zach Whickcar.  “They should be incredibly proud of themselves.”

Chaz Boyd, Tykease Baker, and Nick Conner each won individual Sectional Championships as well.

Here is how each wrestler placed (Regional Qualifiers in Bold):

4th: Sean Johnson
5th: Eric Garcia
5th: Brad Felder
2nd: Raul Martinez
3rd: Chaz Boyd
1st: Xander Stroud
4th: Austin Garcia
1st: Tykease Baker
5th: Braulio Amezquita
3rd: Alex Lucius
5th: Omar Perez
1st: Nick Conner

Opponents

School Place Points
Elkhart Central High School
1
182
Northridge High School
2
180
Jimtown High School
3
177
Goshen High School
4
166
NorthWood High School
5
142
Elkhart Memorial High School
6
131
Fairfield High School
7
118
Concord High School
8
87