January 28, 2011
For Immediate Release
Berne, IN – South Adams Senior, Josh Ehr, signed his letter of intent on Friday, January 28 to wrestle at Indiana Tech in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Indiana Tech Warriors are an NAIA school and next year will be the first season with a wrestling program, coached by Mike Ester.
Josh is currently ranked #2 at 152 lbs. in Indiana and has a 34-0 record this season. His career record for the Starfires is 138-24, which includes his 41-1 record last season. He has been a state qualifier twice, ACAC champion twice, sectional and regional champion last year. Josh holds records at South Adams for the most dual wins in a season (27), most pins in a season (29) and the best win percentage in a season.
His other accomplishments in wrestling include; Homestead Dual champ, Daleville Inv. Champ, Spencer Haworth Memorial champ, New Castle Super Dual champ, and ECIC champ, Tri-High Inv. champ.
Josh has lettered in wrestling four years, cross country one year and soccer three years for South Adams. He has helped the Starfires win four consecutive ACAC Wrestling Championships and led his team to an undefeated 27-0 record this season.
“We are excited to welcome Josh to our program,” Coach Ester said. “His work ethic, desire, discipline and dedication to the sport epitomizes what we are looking for out of our Warrior wrestlers. Josh is a well rounded athlete that possesses great athleticism and solid technique. It’s well known that he is a highly decorated wrestler, and we feel that Josh will not only be a strong contributor to our team’s success but will also model the work ethic to his teammates that we are looking for in our program.”
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