Jon Terronez Named Head Wrestling Coach

Jon Terronez

Assumption High School is pleased to announce the promotion of Jon Terronez to Head Wrestling Coach. Terronez spent the past season as an Assistant Coach with the Knights wrestling program at Assumption, helping the team to a seventh place finish at the 2018 Iowa High School State Wrestling Dual Tournament.

A native of Moline, IL, Terronez served as an Assistant Coach with the wrestling program at Moline High School from 2012-17. While he was at Moline, the Maroons won four consecutive Western Big 6 Conference titles, as well as three consecutive regional titles. He graduated from Buena Vista University in 2009, where he was a Varsity wrestler and team captain under Hall of Fame coach Mark Schwab. In his professional career, Terronez has worked extensively for the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice as both a Youth and Family Specialist, as well as a Juvenile Justice Specialist.

“I’m extremely excited about this opportunity,“ Terronez said. “I have some big shoes to fill, but I’m ready to hit the ground running!”

 

Coach’s Appreciation Celebration for Coach Pete Bush – April 14th

Knight Nation, please join your hosts, the Booster and Century Clubs and the AHS Athletic Department, in a celebration  of Coach Pete Bush. Let’s all show our appreciation and send him off in style. This celebration will be at 6:00 PM on Saturday April 14th at Rookies. This will be a family friendly event. Looking forward to seeing you all there. Sincerely, Chris Martens, Bill Bush, Wade King.

Congrats Wrestlers! 2018 Iowa Boys State Wrestling Recap

2018 State Champion Julien Broderson

Two Assumption wrestlers each won their second consecutive state championship at the 2018 Iowa State Wrestling Championships held at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines Feb. 14-17.

Senior Matt Robertson (132 pounds) and junior Julien Broderson (182 pounds) each brought home state titles, becoming just the third and fourth wrestlers in school history, respectively, to repeat at the state tournament.

Other state qualifiers were Seth Adrian (195), Kole Kreinbring (160) and Henry Martens (220). Assumption finished 7th in the State Team Duals and 8th in the Traditional State Tournament.

Wrestling State Send Off – Sunday, February 11, 2018

Knight Nation, please join the Booster and Century Clubs for a celebration of our Wrestling team and it’s 11th straight appearance in the Iowa State Wrestling Dual State Championships. We are also honoring Coach Bush on his 250th and 251st dual wins on Tuesday night. The send off will be at Rookies starting at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday. We are offering a $6.00 Burger Basket with Fries, with all proceeds go to the teams expenses in Des Moines. Let’s show our support Sunday evening to this great group of kids and their coaching staff. Thank you, Chris Martens and Bill Bush Booster and Century Clubs.