Luffman commits to Illinois wrestling

Urbana junior accepted scholarship offer from Illini during weekend visit

URBANA (WCIA) -- Luke Luffman didn't need a lot of time to figure out where he will wrestle in college. The Urbana junior went on a visit to Illinois over the weekend and accepted a scholarship offer on the spot.

"Right there without any hesitation because that's where I knew I wanted to go to school," Luffman said. "Really liked the coaching staff and all the wrestlers on the team were really welcoming and it made me feel like I was at home."

Luffman won the Class 2A 220-pound state title in February on the Illinois campus, he finished 5th as a freshman.  Now he'll continue his wrestling career at his hometown school.

 

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