In the fourth session of the OHSAA Division III Individual Wrestling Tournament, Tyler Wetzel fought his way back from a semi-final defeat to beat Niko Chilson of Rootstown, 4-0 in the consolation semi-finals. That win matched him up against AJ Warner of Legacy Christian Academy in the consolation finals. Wetzel dominated the match winning 8-1 and taking 3rd place in the 126 weight class at the 2017 OHSAA State Wrestling Tournament.
The finals will begin at 5:30pm , with Mechanicsburg gunning for four 1st place finishes. The matches are listed below.
132: Alex Rhine, Mechanicsburg (49-4) vs. Alex Isbrandt, Miami East (51-6)
145: Tanner Smith, Mechaincsburg (53-1) vs. Stan Bleich, Elyria Catholic (44-1)
152: Colt Yinger,Mechanicsburg (30-1) vs. Jacob Lagoa, Ashtabula St, John (41-3)
170: Kaleb Romero, Mechanicsburg (51-0) vs. Brett Vonderwell (44-5)
The link for the full Division III brackets is listed below:
2017 Ohio High School Division III Team Scores (Top 5)
1. Mechanicsburg 104.5
2. Oak Harbor 87.0
3. Genoa Area 80.0
4. Rootstown 73.0
5. Milan Edison 67.0
74. (Tied) N. Lewisburg Triad 2.0
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