Boys Varsity Wrestling, Coed Varsity Wrestling · Wrestling Loses to Penn in Final Dual of Season


The Wrestling team hosted their final dual meet of the season against Penn on Thursday night. The Eagles, competing in their final match before the IHSAA Sectional in a week and a half, Adams lost to the Kingsmen with a final score of 72-9.

Adams had two individual winners on the night. Joe Phillips won the opening match of the night wrestling at 285 pounds. As the time was about to expire in the first period, Phillips was able to outmaneuver his opponent and got the win off of the pin.

It was not until the final match of the night at 220 pounds that Horace Hill got the second and last win for Adams. Hill, battling in a tough match and through injury took the entire three periods and all six minutes to get the win. Hill won by Decision with a match score of 8-3.

Adams will have about a week off before they compete again in the IHSAA Sectional on Saturday February 1