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Four Warhawk wrestlers headed to State Tournament!

Northwood is proud to have four Warhawk wrestlers going to the IESA State Wrestling Tournament. The tournament will be held on March 8 and 9 at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center.

Qualifying for the State Tournament are: 

  • 80 pounds - Landan Creighton – returning 4th place finisher from last year 
  • 90 pounds - Hunter Menzel – First time qualifying for State
  • 126 pounds - Mark Duenas – First time qualifying for State
  • 145 pounds - Christian Stavroplos – First time qualifying for State 

Assistant Coach Nick Rago praised the athletes, saying, “Each wrestler has worked extremely hard in the off-season, and seems to be peaking at the correct time for the state meet.  We at Northwood are very excited about the upcoming weekend!”  

Congratulations to Landan, Hunter, Mark and Christian, and to the entire coaching staff – and best of luck at State!