Monday, March 12, 2018

Naperville Wrestlers Impress at IWCOA Fresh Soph State

March 10-11, 2-18

Five Redhawk wrestlers competed last weekend at the IWCOA Fresh / Soph State Tournament in Springfield and three of those wrestlers returned with medals.  In total the Redhawk contingent combined for a 20-8 record and all wrestlers left with at least a 0.500 record, truly impressive for this combined class event.  The unofficial team score had Naperville Central finish in 5th place out of 254 schools represented. 

Monday, February 19, 2018

Punzel and Cianchetti Compete at State

February 15-17, 2018

Central wrestlers Jackson Punzel and Ben Cianchetti put their talents to the test at the All-State Arena on the campus of the University of Illinois in Champaign this weekend.  Jackson Punzel finished in the final 8 with a record of 2-2 in the tournament.  Ben Cianchetti was defeated in his only match.

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Naperville Central Competes at IHSA Sectional

Jackson Punzel and Ben Cianchetti Qualify for State

February 10, 2018

Seven Redhawk wrestlers competed at Hinsdale Central at the IHSA Individual Sectional Tournament with dreams of qualifying for State.  The two-day tournament was reduced to a single day due to inclement weather on Friday.  All seven Central wrestlers came away with at least one win and six of the seven won at least a pair.  NCHS finished the tournament with a 14-12 record overall.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Naperville Central Finishes in 3rd Place at the IHSA Regional

Seven Individuals Advance to the IHSA Sectionals

February 3, 2018

Redhawk Nation came together to host the 2018 IHSA Wrestling Regionals.  Central wrestlers responded by advancing seven individuals to the sectionals.  Jackson Punzel and Ben Cianchetti both stepped up to the top of the podium, winning the tournament.  Nick Keating and Tyler Driessens both made the finals and took second.  Kyle Guttosch, Colin Baumgartner and Derek McDaniel punched their ticket by winning their third place matches.  Ryan Silva and Carson Eipers both just missed qualifying, taking 4th place.  They are both alternates for next week.