Two Grove wrestlers claim NWC titles
Sunday, February 02, 2014 8:21 AM
HARROD — Two Columbus Grove wrestlers claim titles Saturday at the Northwest Conference wrestling tournament.
The Bulldogs' Alec Gladwell and Will Selhorst claimed titles in their respective weight classes at the day long tournament Saturday at Allen East High School.
Gladwell won the title at 170 pounds as he beat Lincolnview's Doug Hicks in the finals 10-3. Selhorst won his title at 182 pounds as Ada's Noah Beach was second in the round robin format.
Columbus Grove had six wrestlers finish third in the respective weight classes in Preston Brubaker (106), Brett Sampson (126), Eli Schroeder (132) Tyler Schroeder (152), Alex Burgei 9195) and Andrew Burgei (160).
As a team the Bulldogs finished fourth with 248 points. Paulding won the team title with 302 points and Delphos Jefferson was second with 279 points.
Three Titans fourth at WBL
KENTON — Three Ottawa-Glandorf wrestlers finished fourth in their respective weight classes at the Western Buckeye League wrestling tournament Saturday at Kenton.
Logan Balbaugh (113), Derek Ebbeskotte (195) and Shaun Gibson (285) all finished fourth in their respective weight classes Saturday.
As a team the Titans finished eighth with 47 points. Defiance won the team championship with 220 points and Lima Bath was second with 154 points.