Nov. 25, 1997
Purdue Signs Three Wrestlers for 1998-99 Season
Purdue wrestling coach Jessie Reyes has announced the signing of three recruits for the 1998-99 season.
Kirk Moore (Bakersfield, Calif., Foothill H.S.) and Oscar Santiago (Canfield, Ohio, H.S.) are both ranked in the top 50 nationally among high school wrestlers. Santiago finished second in the Ohio state tournament last season and third as a sophomore. Moore was second in the California state tournament in '97.
Jimmy Hawthorne (Blairstown, N.J., Blair Academy) is a national high school prep champion.