ST. PARIS – Graham won a Division II sectional wrestling tournament at Graham High School on Saturday.
The Falcons crowned 12 champions. Tanner Jordan (106 pounds), Dawson Show (113), Jordan Crace (120), Jeffrey Thomas (126), Mitch Moore (132), J.D. Stickley (138), Joey Sanchez (145), Rocky Jordan (152), Ryan Thomas (160), Hunter Hyden (170), Gage Braun (182) and Johnny Shafer (220) won titles for Graham and will wrestle at the district.
WL-S 54, Madison Senior 39
Gabby Hollar had 21pts, 6 rebounds, and 4 assists
The Tigers will play Badin on Saturday at 3pm at Springfield High School in the Sectional FInals
Triad 67, Lehman Catholic 62
Thomas O:Neil had 17 pts and 14 rebounds
Triad will play Fort Laramie on Wednesday at 7:30pm at Piqua High School
Graham 32, Shawnee 49
Mechaincsburg 26, Russia 85
Urbana will play Kenton Ridge on Tuesday at 6pm at Springfield High School
In its first season hosting the Division II sectional wrestling tournament, Graham was right at home.
The Falcons advanced all 14 wrestlers to today’s semifinals Friday night in the Graham 1 sectional to sit atop the team race with 77.5 points, 34.5 more than closest challenger Valley View.
CLAYTON — West Liberty-Salem erased a 13-point fourth-quarter deficit and took the lead with 10 seconds to go, but Greeneview scored with six-tenths of a second remaining to win, 57-56, in a Division III boys sectional basketball contest between the two on Friday.
Neil Markin was able to lay the ball in off a steal with just under 13 seconds left after a Greeneview timeout, but the Rams pushed the ball up the floor and nailed a contested shot inside with under a second to play to win the game. WL-S Coach Darrin Leichty had a timeout, but had elected to let the game play out at the end.
The first day of sectional wrestling concluded Friday, with several local grapplers alive for today’s competition.
In Division II at Graham, Graham has all of its wrestlers alive in the championship bracket.
PITTSBURG – Lily Yoder had a game-high 26 points in top-seeded West Liberty-Salem’s 71-14 victory over winless Brookville in the Division III girls basketball sectional Wednesday night.
Taylor Lauck added five rebounds, six assists and seven steals for the Tigers.
BEAVERCREEK-FEBRUARY 23, 2017 - Several of our Champaign County Schools and Individuals had earned their way to the OHSAA District bowling Tournament. For the Boys It was Graham and Urbana and for the Girls, Graham and Mechanicsburg. There were 4 Individuals that had earned their right as individuals Ladies from Urbana, West Liberty and Triad. At this level of competition, there is no opportunity to have a bad day. After the first 3 games of regular bowling, Urbana boys were on top by over 100 pins with Graham holding the 3rd spot and Mechanicsburg standing 8th. with only 4 teams advancing. On the Girls side Mechanicsburg standing 2nd and Graham just outside the cut at 4th with only 3 teams advancing at the break. They bowled 6 games of "Baker" bowling and when the smoke cleared, Urbana Boys took the District title home with a 3926 pin count. Almost 300 pins over 2nd place and Graham holding onto 3rd place with a pin count of 3495 and Both teams advancing to the dance in Columbus. Mechanicsburg finished there season with an 8th place showing. On the Girls side, Mechanicsburg Girls Will advance to Columbus by placing 2nd with a pin count of 3329. Graham girls just missed the cut and placed 5th. As individuals, Several members made the All District team, but if they advance with their teams, they can not advance as an individual. On the Boys side, Andru Troyer from Urbana rolled his way to a District Medalist with a 651 series and placed 1st overall. Those named to the all District team from the Boys dies Andru Troyer (u) Taylor Armstrong (U) Luc Russell (U) and Brady Oder (G). From the Ladies Side, Triads Madison Dolby rolled a 591 and Qualified as an Individual to move on the Columbus. Bowlers named to the all district team Madison Dolby (T) Ally Hosier (M) and Kayla Evans (U). Other Individuals who bowled as Individuals at the Tournament were Kayla Evans(U) placed 7th, just missing out on the cut to advance. Sarrah Baldwin (U) place 18th and Erica McCall placing 31st out of 105 bowlers. The State Tournament will be held Saturday March 3rd & 4th, 2017 at the Wayne Webb's Columbus Bowl. Division II Girls: Friday March 3, 2017 and Division II Boys: Saturday March 4, 2017.
Congratulations to the following Student-Athletes for being selected to the All-CBC Boys Basketball Team
Jace Underwood was named to the first team and the CBC/Kenton Trail Division boys basketball co-player of the year along with Bellefontaine’s Dawsin Tillman.
Levi Boettcher was named to the first team All-CBC/Kenton Trail Division
Kalen Howell was named second-team All-CBC/Kenton Trail Division
Riley Emmons was named special mention All-CBC/Kenton Trail Division
Andrew Ford was named first-team All-CBC/Mad River Division
Chase Adams was named second-team All-CBC/Mad River Division
Matt Goddard was named second-team All-CBC/Mad River Division
Tristen Henry was named special mention All-CBC/Mad River Division
SIDNEY – Russia knocked off Mechanicsburg Wednesday night in the Division IV girls basketball sectional, 54-40. But the game wasn’t nearly as one-sided as the final indicated.
In the first quarter, Russia got out to a 10-0 lead before the Indians were able to respond.
Congratulations to the following Student-Athletes for being selected to the All-CBC Girls Basketball Team
Hunter Rogan was named first-team All-CBC/Kenton Trail Division
Alaina Lyons was named second-team All-CBC/Kenton Trail Division
Madisyn Horn was named special mention All-CBC/Kenton Trail Division
Kari Sollenberger was named first-team All-CBC/Mad River Division
Bethany Horner was named second-team All-CBC/Mad River Division
Kayla Tullis was named second-team All-CBC/Mad River Division
Brooke Johannes was named special mention All-CBC/Mad River Division
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