The JHS Red Devil wrestling team runs 4 levels of wrestling. A varsity. A varsity B. A Junior Varsity, and a Freshman team. While many people know of and keep track of the varsity guys, there are many up and coming athletes behind the scenes that are up and comers.
While the varsity was at Jeff Classic – THE VARSITY B TRAVELED TO THE 16 TEAM MOORE HOURSE POWER TOURNAMENT.
At this tournament our 2nd string took 3rd in the overall field of teams, being led by Carson Somerville who went 5-0 at this tournament wrestling 126 as a freshman for the Red Devils.
R1 – Jeff 44, Southern 32
R2 – Jeff 66, Moore 12
R3 – Jeff 39, Bullet County 30 (we were down 15 points with 3 matches left and Evan Hickerson, Vaughn Lloyd and Carson “the closer” Somerville all got pins
R4 – Lost to Fairdale
R5 – Beat Dupont Manual for 3rd place
JEFF VARSITY B TAKES 8th AT 12 TEAM OLDHAM COUNTY TOURNEY
Again with our second team wrestlers at a varsity tournament this past Monday,
Round 1 – Jeff 27, Central Hardin 44
Round 2- Jeff 44, J-town 33
Round 3 – Jeff 44, Nelson County 24
Round 4 – John Hardion 38, Jeff 33
Round 5 – Meade County 56, Jeff 24
2-3 on the day – Leading the way was Darien Bam-Bam Newbolt our sophomore 195lbs.
DEC 27 – “MINI – JEFF CLASSIC” – 11 TEAM JV and VB TOURNAMENT – CHAMPIONS!
While the varsity team was at the 12 team Madison Cub Classic on Friday and Saturday – the JV wrestling team hosted a tournament at home. Jeff went into the 11team field hoping to have another great day, do their best and see what happens. Competing against Louisville Central, PRP, Bloomington North, J-town, Dupont Manual, Lawrence Central, Simon-Kenton, and others – the Jeff JV took FIRST PLACE in the tournament.
While all results were not in at the time of this press release – Carson Somerville, Jack Ferraro, Will Cooke, Jarrod Shepherd, Josh Cooper, and Cody Banks were all undefeated on the day, helping JHS take home the FIRST PLACE PLAQUE!