COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKBN) – Beaver Local wrestler Logan Ours fell in the Division II 145-pound state championship Sunday to Graham Local’s Alex Martin, finishing second in the state.
Ours finishes the season 33-1.
In all, seven local wrestlers medaled across the three divisions.
In Division I, Colin Roberts took third place in the 138-pound weight class after topping Lancaster’s Jacob Reed in a 5-4 decision.
Also in Division I, Boardman’s Jake Powell finished fourth. Powell fell in his 285-pound third place match against Ethan Green of Fremont Ross.
Elsewhere in Division II action, West Branch senior Kenny Marra finished sixth in the 220-pound weight class. Marra lost his fifth place match with Reese Skaggs of St. Clairesville.
A trio of South Range wrestlers took home fifth place finishes in Division III.
Michael Markulin topped Fairview’s Jack Elmore with a 9-8 decision in his fifth place 126 showdown. Logan Cormell followed suit in 170 with a win against Edison’s Remington Bauer 5-3. As did Raymond Cmil with a 4-1 win over Delta’s Carson Chiesa in 120.
Western Reserve’s Seth Phillips won a fifth place medal in the 285 pound weight class, becoming the first Blue Devils wrestler to place at state in program history.