Drew McMahon earned 11 varsity letters during his career
at CHS. McMahon earned 3 letters in football and 4 letters in wrestling
and track. In wrestling, he finished with a career record of 132-13 and
was a three-time Regional champion, Sectional champion and State
qualifier. He finished his senior year with a record of 35-4 and lost to
the eventual State champion in the quarterfinals. McMahon set CHS career
records for wins (132), pins (63), takedowns (439), near falls (132) and
team points (655). In football, McMahon was a 3-year starter, 3-time
All-Conference selection on offense and 2-time on defense and an
All-Area defensive back, while rushing for a then-school-record 1,413
yards and 21 touchdowns during his senior season. McMahon also earned
All-State recognition and played in the East/West Shrine All-Star game.
He continued his football career at Illinois earning three letters and
played in the Rose Bowl against USC.