Coaches Corner: Wrestling

Coaches Corner: Wrestling

When he checked in with wrestling coaches in area conferences, prep sports coordinator Fred Kroner asked which wrestler from his league a coach would want to see on the mat with his team trailing by five points in the final match. The results, along with league-by-league team predictions, are below:

Big 12 Conference
(first-place votes in parentheses)
SCHOOL    PTS.
Bloomington (8)    80
Normal West (1)    71
Centennial    58
Normal Community    51
Champaign Central    47
Urbana    42
Danville    24
MacArthur    21
Eisenhower    11
TOP RETURNING WRESTLER
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Cameron Mammen, Urbana    Sr.    170    7
Tre Sims, Bloomington    Sr.    160    1
Kyrin Tucker, Normal West    Jr.    285    1
Darren Wynn, Centennial    Sr.    138    1
WRESTLER IF PIN NEEDED TO WIN MEET
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Cameron Mammen, Urbana    Sr.    170    6
Austen Schott, Centennial    Sr.    132    1
Kyrin Tucker, Normal West    Jr.    285    1
Darren Wynn, Centennial    Sr.    138    1

Corn Belt Conference
SCHOOL    PTS.
Mahomet-Seymour (5.5)    47.5
Pontiac (1.5)    42.5
Prairie Central    36
Olympia    24
Eureka    23
Normal U-High    14
Rantoul    9
TOP RETURNING WRESTLER
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Alex Friedman, Pontiac    Sr.    160    3
Jordan Lind, Pontiac    Sr.    113    2
Tyler Moxley, Mahomet-S.    Sr.    120    2
WRESTLER IF PIN NEEDED TO WIN MEET
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Alex Friedman, Pontiac    Sr.    160    1
Derek Grant, Mahomet-S.    Jr.    152    1
John Kupferschmid, Prairie C.    Sr.    182    1
Jordan Lind, Pontiac    Sr.    113    1
Cole Sondgeroth, U-High    Sr.    120    1
Brian Spurgeon, Eureka    Jr.    113    1

Heart of Illinois Conference
SCHOOL    PTS.
LeRoy (5)    35
Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley/Fisher (1)    31
El Paso-Gridley    22
Deer Creek-Mackinaw    20
Heyworth    10
Tremont    8
TOP RETURNING WRESTLER
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Josh Wallick, GCMS/Fisher    Jr.    285    4
Austin Matlock, LeRoy    Sr.    120    2
WRESTLER IF PIN NEEDED TO WIN MEET
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Josh Wallick, GCMS/Fisher    Jr.    285    6

Okaw Valley Conference
SCHOOL    PTS.
Argenta-Oreana (3)    33
Monticello (3)    32
Shelbyville    25
Clinton    14
Warrensburg-Latham    12
Unity    10
TOP RETURNING WRESTLER
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Michael Behrends, W-L    Sr.    285    2
Nate Jozsa, Argenta-Oreana    Jr.    132    2
Brock Elliott, Argenta-Oreana    Jr.    160    1
Rob Lane, Argenta-Oreana    Sr.    145    1
Colton Reed, Unity    So.    195    1
WRESTLER IF PIN NEEDED TO WIN MEET
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Michael Behrends, W-L    Sr.    285    3
Klayton Rodgers, Argenta-O.    Sr.    195    2
Darius Daniels, Unity    Fr.    106    1

Sangamon Valley Conference
SCHOOL    PTS.
Clifton Central (3)    15
St. Joseph-Ogden (1)    13
St. Thomas More    8
Paxton-Buckley-Loda    4
TOP RETURNING WRESTLER
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Austin Upton, St. Joseph-O.    Sr.    170    2
Nate Coggins, Clifton Central    Sr.    170    1
Henry Gerritson, Clifton Cent.    Sr.    182    1
Austin Hedrick, St. Joseph-O.    Sr.    152    1
Kolton Koch, Clifton Central    Sr.    285    1
Dalton Smith, Clifton Central    Sr.    220    1
WRESTLER IF PIN NEEDED TO WIN MEET
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Austin Hedrick, St. Joseph-O.    Sr.    170    3
Kolton Koch, Clifton Central    Sr.    285    1

Vermilion Valley Conference
SCHOOL    PTS.
Oakwood/A-P (2)    13
Salt Fork/Westville/G-RF (1)    12
Bismarck-Henning (1)    10
Hoopeston Area    5
TOP RETURNING WRESTLER
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Morgan Supergan, B-H    Sr.    285    2
Antonio Alvarez, O/A-P    So,    113    1
Tyler Dicken, SF/W/G-RF    Jr.    195    1
WRESTLER IF PIN NEEDED TO WIN MEET
NAME, SCHOOL    YR.    WT.    VOTES
Morgan Supergan, B-H    Sr.    285    2
Antonio Alvarez, O/A-P    So.    113    1
Tyler Dicken, SF/W/G-RF    Jr.    195    1

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