Congratulations to the Golden Bear wrestling team who traveled to Northwestern High School on Saturday February 24th to compete in the OHSAA DIII State Sectionals and came out on top with a victorious team total of (225 points), 64.5 points over the 2nd place finisher Loudonville (160.5). Five Waynedale wrestlers claimed sectional championships including freshman Gabe Mathias (113), freshman Storm Stanley (120), senior Evan Hostetler (138), senior Logan Stanley (182) and senior Ben Farrar (285). The Bears had 10 total wrestlers move on to the OHSAA DIII Districts held at Garfield Hts. on Friday/Saturday March 2nd and 3rd. Outside of the champions moving on, Micah Hershberger, (152), Jarrett Varner (145), Max Lemon (160), Nathan Shaw (170) and Ty Straits (195) all placed in the top 4 for the day and will be competing at Garfield Hts.
Next Up: OHSAA DIII Northeast District Championships held at Garfield Hts High School. Friday 3/2 4:00pm start and Saturday 3/3 10:00am start.