2014 JJHuddle All-Ohio Wrestling Teams: Individual Awards

There might not be a harder all-star team to make than the JJHuddle All-Ohio Wrestling Team. Why? Because this state is stacked with talent and there are only 42 slots available. Here’s who earned our All-Ohio honors this year…

All_ohio_wrestlingThere might not be a harder all-star team to make than the JJHuddle All-Ohio Wrestling Team. Why? Because this state is stacked with talent and there are only 42 slots available. Here’s who earned our All-Ohio honors this year…

* Photos by Nick Falzerano (nicholasstudios.com)

 

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2014 JJHUDDLE ALL-OHIO WRESTLER OF THE YEAR

Micah Jordan, Graham (Sr.)

The son of head coach Jeff Jordan, Micah added to the family legacy by winning his fourth state title. He joins his brother (Bo), father and uncle (Jim Jordan) in being a four-time state champ. Sprinkle in cousins Issac and Ben and the Jordan’s own 22 state titles – the most of any family in the country. Micah Jordan, who is headed to Ohio State, ends his career with a record of 187-9. He was 99-1 the last two years.

2014 JJHUDDLE ALL-OHIO COACH OF THE YEAR

Dave Riggs, Massillon Perry

After finishing second nine times in the last 11 years, the Panthers broke through for their first D-I state title and they did it convincingly. Perry sent a school-record 11 wrestlers to the state meet and went 10-1 in the first round. A 7-0 showing in the  semifinals helped fuel a 185-90.5 win over Perrysburg in the team race. Perry also won the state dual team tournament in February. Riggs has sent over 20 years at Perry and originally was named head coach in 1986. He spent 17 years in that position before stepping down and serving as an assistant for seven seasons. Riggs, a member of the Ohio High School Wrestling Coaches Associaition Hall of Fame, was renamed head coach in 2010.

2014 JJHuddle First Team

2014 JJHuddle Second Team

2014 JJHuddle Honorable Mention

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ALL-OHIO WRESTLING ARCHIVE

JJHuddle 2013 All-Ohio Wrestling Team

JJHuddle 2012 All-Ohio Wrestling Team

JJHuddle 2011 All-Ohio Wrestling Team

JJHuddle 2010 All-Ohio Wrestling Team

JJHuddle Wrestler of the Year:
2014: Micah Jordan, Graham
2013: Bo Jordan, Graham
2012: Bo Jordan, Graham
2011: Chris Phillips, Monroeville
2010: Logan Stieber, Monroeville
2009: David Taylor, Graham
2008: Tony Jameson, Austintown-Fitch
2007: Colt Sponseller, West Holmes

JJHuddle Wrestling Coach of the Year
2014: Dave Riggs, Massillon Perry
2013: Ty Morgan, Troy Christian
2012: Michael Blackburn, Steubenville
2011: Jeff Jordan, Graham
2010: John Gramuglia, Wadsworth
2009: Jeff Jordan, Graham

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