Multiple Teams · Jimmies crown 3 NIC Champions—finish 3rd as a team


Congratulations to our 3 Jimmie Wrestlers who were crowned as champions of their weight divisions at the NIC Wrestling Tournament this past Saturday!! 

Matt Gimson at 126126Connor Gimson at 132132Kenny Kerrn at 152152

In addition to the champions…Jimtown’s sophomore, Hunter Watts finished as runner-up to Penn senior Kory Cavanaugh at 113.   Hunter got the best of Kory at the Al Smith Invitational earlier this season, but it was Cavanaugh getting the win this past Saturday.113

The annual event was held on Saturday, January 14 at Mishawaka High School.  As a team, Jimtown finished 3rd in the NIC as they have struggled recently with injuries and other factors.

Team

Also placing (6th or better) for Jimtown in the NIC this year were:

Andrew Cortez—3rd at 106106

Jacob Werts—5th at 138138Tyler Norment—5th at 160

160Dalton Heintzberger—3rd at 182182Cam Terry—-6th at 285285The Jimmies will be back in action this coming Thursday, January 19th at HOME.  This will be the final home match of the year as we take on South Bend St Joe in a dual match.  It will be senior night and an opportunity to recognize and honor our senior wrestlers in their last home match!!  

We will be doing something TOTALLY different this Thursday for the match vs St Joe. 

It will be  “RAGE ON THE STAGE”!!!  

The Rage on the Stage event vs St Joe will take place inside the Jimtown Auditorum.  The mat will be up on the stage and the wrestlers will compete under the spot lights of the stage.  Come on out.  Admission is $5.00.  It will be rocking and rolling and your last chance to see our seniors at home for a wrestling match!!