Saturday, May 14, 2016

Naperville Wrestlers compete at Freestyle State

April 30, 2016

Derek McDaniel: Cadet 160 4th
Qayin Dabney: Schoolboy 128 3rd
Collin Carrigan: Novice 70 4th
Tommy Porter: Schoolboy 77 6th

Monday, April 25, 2016

NCHS, NWC Compete at Illinois State Greco Tournament

Cam Palmer 3rd, Leo Keating 5th, Jake Keating and Derek McDaniel top 6

Saturday, April 23, 2016


Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Naperville Central Wrestling Celebrates Season at Awards Banquet

February 22, 2016

Naperville Central wrestling coaches recognized each athlete at the NCHS wrestling awards banquet held in the auxiliary gym.  There was a lot to celebrate.  The final varsity record was 24-4, and 6-2 in the DVC.  Central took 3rd in the conference in duals and 7th in the DVC tournament.  Jake Keating won the conference tournament.  The Redhawks took 2nd place at the Hoffman Estates Tournament, 1st at the Bradley-B dual tournament, 1st at the Mahomet-Seymour Invitational and 5th in the IHSA Regionals.  Four individuals qualified for the Sectionals and Jake Keating and Cam Hayes were state qualifiers.

Iron Man Award winners were Kyle Guttosch, Alex Hunter, Luc Jandt, Ben Marrero, Shuji Mizoguchi (a three time winner), Christian Nussbaum, Luke Russell, Jacob Smitas, and Alex VanEeuwen.

Academic All-Conference winners were Steven Bumpus, Cam Hayes, Alex Hayes, Alex Hunter, Shuji Mizoguchi, John Szczap, Jake Keating, Christian Nussbaum, Alex Raulicks, Nick Keating, and Derek McDaniel.

Tom Hamill won a special letter for his work as videographer for the past two years.  He also was given a team t-shirt as well. 

Special Award winners were:

Most Valuable: Cameron Hayes

Hardest Worker: Jake Keating and Luc Jandt

Most Inspirational: Christian Nussbaum

Most Improved Award: Steven Bumpus

Freshman Wrestler of the year: Kyle Guttosch

JV wrestler of the year: Brad Catalano

Red and White winner: Shuji Mizoguchi

Special thanks were given to the moms for parent representative, social organizer, hospitality room (merchandise) training tables, help with breakfast, and help with running clocks and taking photos: Maureen Guttosch, Stacey Wilke, Anne Keating, Mellisa Jandt, Joyce Hayes, Maureen Chobak, and Yumiko Mizoguchi.

The NCHS wrestling managers, especially Keley and Maggie, did a great job all year.  They were acknowledged for all their hard work this season.

Pat Murphy was thanks for all of his yearlong efforts in helping the wrestling team.

Thanks to our volunteer coaching staff including Jim Graeber, Justin Tardy, Nick Mondek, and Jeff Burdorff.


The coaching staff recognized the help of the school administration; our athletic director Andrew Lutzenkirchen, Debbie Adams and Ranelle Coffey, Bill Salentine.

Thanks to Dr. Weithman for his medical care this and every season.

Thanks to the Naperville Kids Wrestling Club for their help.

Thanks to Tony Schlorff for his special announcing.


Naperville Wresting Club (Phoenix Division) will be hosting two tournaments this spring.  The IWCOA Freshman-Sophomore Tournament will be held Sunday, March 6th in the aux gym.  The ILUSAW Freestyle and Greco-Roman Developmental Tournament will be held on April 2nd in the aux and main gym.

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Cam Hayes and Jake Keating Compete at IHSA State

February 18-20, 2016

Naperville Central was represented at the IHSA State tournament at the State Farm Center in Champaign Illinois by Cam Hayes and Jake Keating.  Hayes, wrestling at 160 pounds, finished 1-2 in the tournament and Keating, 120 pounds, finished 0-1.