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Welcome to the Web Site for the wrestling team from Adams Central High School in Monroe, Indiana.  Watch this page for team news as the season progresses.  Check out the other pages for schedule/results, team members, and history.

The Jet Wrestling Club now has their own web site.  Click on the club name to go there.

History and Records Update

The Records and History portions of the website have been updated to include this year's results.  Chantz and Kaine Luginbill joined the Brothers Records in 18th place.  Cody Walburn and Ben Pfister were added to the Career Wins list.  Ben, Cody, Kaine and Derek Ellinger added their names to the Season Wins list.  Cody joined the Career Pins roster and Kaine tied the school record for Season Pins.  Cody, Kaine, and Ben added their names to the list of State Qualifiers.  Two new teams, Carmel and South Putnam were added to the list of teams the Jets have competed against.  You can follow the highlighted links to see these records.

State Finals

All three Jets saw their season end Friday night at the first round of the state finals.  Cody Walburn lost by fall and Kaine Luginbill and Ben Pfister both lost by decision.  The end might have been disappointing, but the season was a great success with the first win over Bellmont in 22 years, a conference tournament title, and the first sectional championship in 23 years.  Ten of the fourteen wrestlers on the sectional championship team will return next year to build on this years success.  You can see the score of the AC matches here.

Fort Wayne Semi-State

The BAGUBA's will be represented at the individual state finals for the 15th straight year and for 33rd time in the last 34 years!  This year 3 Jets qualified by finishing in the top 4 at Semi-state.  Cody Walburn and Ben Pfister both made it to the championship match before settling for second place.  Kaine Luginbill took third with a pin in the consolation match.  As a team AC finished 4th behind state powers Yorktown, East Noble, and Carroll.  The match ups for the state finals will be released Sunday by the IHSAA.  You can see the results of the placement rounds and the matches that eliminated the other Jets on this page.

Jay County Regional

The Jay County Regional featured two state championship teams, the class A Jets and the Class 2A Yorktown Tigers.  The BAGUBA's gave it their best, but they were no match for the 2A champions, finishing second out of 16 teams.  Cody Walburn won the only championship for the Jets while Derek Ellinger, Kaine Luginbill, and Ben Pfister finished second.  Andy Oliver, Zac Yoder, and Luke Liter also advanced to the semi-state with top 4 finishes.  The  championship and consolation placement rounds can be seen here.

Jay County Sectional

The BAGUBA's started the day hot winning 13 of their first 14 matches, all by pin or forfeit, to build a 28 point lead over defending champion Bellmont after round one and they never trailed.  Bellmont closed the gap to only 5 points after the second round, but the Jets had a perfect round in the wrestle-backs with 6 pins in 6 matches to push the lead up to 38 points.  They gained slightly in the placement round finally winning their first SECTIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP in 23 years with 250.5 points to second place Bellmont at 210.5.  AC got championshils form Cody Walburn, Derek Ellinger, Zac Yoder, and Kaine Luginbill while Eli Hill, Luke Liter, and Ben Pfister finished second.  In all 13 Jets advanced to next week's Regional at Jay County.  The championship and consolation placement rounds can be seen on this page,

ACAC Tournament

AC successfully defended their conference tournament championship with a 22 point lead over second place Leo.  The Jets had four individual champions, one more than Leo and third place South Adams.  Winning for AC were Cody Walburn at 126, Derek Ellinger at 138, Kaine Luginbill at 160, and Ben Pfister at 182.  Luginbill and Pfister pinned all three of their opponents.  Every BAGUBA placed in the top 6 of their weight class as the Jets had 3 second, 3 third, 1 fourth, 2 fifth, and 1 sixth place.  AC next enters the sectional at Jay County next week.  The championship, consolation, and other AC placement rounds can be seen here.

Wrestling Jet Invitational

The BAGUBA's traveled to Indy for the Warren Duals.  The competition was made stronger this year by the addition of Carmel.  AC finished the day 2-3, including a heart-breaking 1 point loss to Roncalli.  Derek Ellinger and Luke Liter were the only Jets to finish the day 5-0.  Cody Walburn, Kaine Luginbill, and Ben Pfister all went 4-1.  Next Saturday AC will defend its conference tournament championship at South Adams.  Individual results for the Warren Duals matches can be found on this page.

Wrestling Jet Invitational

For the second straight year the championship of the Wrestling Jet Invitational came down to the last match.  Andy Oliver pinned Zach Gentry of Brownsburg to insure the victory for the Jets and help them defend their title from last year.  For the day AC defeated Bluffton (75-6), Jay County (44-27), Fort Wayne Snider (43-33), Bishop Dwenger (50-18), and Brownsburg (37-30) in a very competitive tournament.  Andy Oliver, Cody Walburn, Hunter Bates, Derek Ellinger, Zac Yoder, and Ben Pfister all went undefeated for the day.  The individual results of each match can be found here.

Adams Central 74 Heritage 6

The BAGUBA's improved their record to 5-1 in conference and 17-3 overall with a dominating win over Heritage.  AC won 13 of 14 matches, all but 2 by either pin or forfeit.  The Jets saw the first varsity action of their careers as Bailey Coyne moved into the spot opened by the graduation of Adam Cook, Cody Cearns wrestled 132, and Colton Hitt took on the Heritage heavyweight.  Baily and Cody both received forfeits while Colton fell by fall.  Eli Hill, Cody Walburn, Derek Ellinger, Zac Yoder, Luke Liter, Kaine Luginbilll, Mason Call, Alex Bollenbacher, and Isaiah Bollenbacher all recorded pins for Adams Central while Andy Oliver won by technical fall.  The Jets return to action Saturday with their own invitational super dual starting at 9 AM.  To see the individual results of the Heritage match go to this page.

Indiana High School Wrestling Coaches Association (IHSWCA) Team State Duals

Adams Central fans have known for years that AC has the best small school wrestling program in Indiana and on Saturday they got the chance to prove it to the rest of the state.  The coaches association created a new classed team state tournament to replace the one dropped by the IHSAA this year.  Teams were invited based on how their underclassmen placed in last year's individual tournament.  The BAGUBAs entered the day seeded number 1 in class A and easily lived up to their billing.  No of the three teams they faced cam within 20 points of the Jets with the closest match being the 46-23 win over Churubusco in the championship match.  Adams Cook, Cody Walburn, Derek Ellinger, Kaine Luginbill, Mason Call, and Ben Pfister all went 3-0 on the day,  Adam, Kaine, and Mason won all three of their matches by fall.  Cody Walburn was named the Outstanding Wreslter for Class A teams in a vote of the coaches.  The Jets get a well deserved break over Christmas now and will resume with a dual against conference for Heritage on January 3.  The results of all three duals lead to today's championship can be seen on this page.

Adams Central 41 Bellmont 26

The 2012-1013 BAGUBAs made history when they defeated the Bellmont Braves at the Teepee for the first time in over 20 years.  It was only the fourth victory by the Jets in the 40+ year rivalry.  The match was close the whole evening, but the turning point may have been when Kaine Luginbill scorred and third period takedown and pin after trailing the entire match.  Other notable victories were a 5-3 OT decision by Zac Yoder and pins by Adams Cook, Cody Walburn, and Isaiah Bollenbacher.  Alex Bollenbacher took third rated Brad Busse late into the third period despite wrestling with an injury he received this past weekend.  In all it was a great performance by the entire squad.  The individual results of the varsity and reserve matches can be seen here.

Yorktown Duals

Adams Central finished fourth at the Yorktown Duals this year.  The Jets started strong by winning their first three matches by comfortable scores, but they met the Class AA #1 ranked Yorktown Tigers in round and could not match their team strength.  An injury and sickness forced AC to use a modified line up for the consolation match and they fell to New Haven, finishing fourth.  Cody Walburn was the only BAGUBA to go undefeated for the day.  Luke Liter and Ben Pfister both finished 4-1.  The individual results of all five duals can be found on this page.

ACAC Quad Duals

The BAGUBA's moved to 4-1 in the conference with a sweep of the teams at the quad dual at Southern Wells.  AC defeated Woodlan, Southern Wells, and Garrett.  Cody Walburn, Derek Ellinger, Luke Liter, Kaine Luginbill, Alex Bollenbacher, and Ben Pfister all went 3-0 on the evening.  Eli Hill won both matches he wrestled and Tucker Miller kept AC undefeated at 106 with a win over Southern Wells.  Cody Walburn's last victory of the evening gave him 100 career victories.  Congratulations, Cody.  The individual results of all three matches here.

AC JV Tournament

The Jets JV finished right in the middle of the pack in their own invitational tournament, placing sixth out of 11 teams.  Karthon McCullough won the only individual title for the JV BAGUBA's at 182.  Eli Hill made the championship match, but took second after  a 12 -4 loss.  The championship and consolation results, as well as the placement matches for every AC wrestler, are on this page.

Adams Central 46 South Adams 23

The BAGUBA's scored a hard fought victory over county rival South Adams by a 46 - 23 score. The Starfires came out strong, winning 3 of the first 4 matches, but then the Jets ran off a string of 7 straight victories to lock up the match.  Kaine Luginbill, Mason Call, and Andy Oliver had pins for ACThe varsity now has a week off until the quad dual at Southern Wells on Thursday, December 13.  You can see the individual results of the South Adams match here.

Northwestern Super Duals

Adams Central won the Northwestern Super Duals for the third consecutive year.  The BAGUBA's opened the day with a perfect 84-0 whitewash against Madison-Grant and were never challenged after that.  The closest dual of the day was a 56-19 win over Lewis Cass, rated fourth in class A  in the last coaches poll. On the day the Jets won 10 individual matches out of 70.  Andy Oliver, Adam Cook, Cody Walburn, Derek Ellinger, Luke Liter, Kaine Luginbill, Alex Bollenbacher, and Ben Pfister all won their weight classes out right.  Freshman Hunter Bates opened his varsity career by going 4-1 on the day and tieing for the weight class championship with two other wrestlers.  The individual results of each dual are available on this page.

Leo 34 AC 32

The Jets opened the 2012-2013 season with a close loss to a strong Leo team, 34-32.  The match was close the entire night and both team won seven individual matches, but bonus points for falls cost AC the match.  Alex Pfister, Ben Pfister, and Derek Ellinger all won by fall for the Jets while Cody Walburn scored a 15-0 technical fall. You can see the results of all the matches here.

New Season Approaching

The 2012 - 2013 season will be starting soon.  Watch for updates as it proceeds.  You can still review the updates from last season on this page.

Adams Central Wrestling now on Facebook

Adams Central Wrestling now has a Facebook page.  This page will be updated with a summary of each tournament similar to the ones on this page.  Become a friend and you'll see when the updates are ready by the postings on your Facebook.  Photos from this season and past ones will also be stored in Facebook.

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