Prep wrestling: Beemer brings home a title

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Saturday was a day Ottawa-Glandorf senior Daniel Beemer and his family will remember for the rest of their lives. It was the day he became the school’s first state wrestling champion. Beemer capped a dominating 41-0 season by...

Prep wrestling: Hinton takes second at 197 pounds for Elmwood

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Sometimes you get the bear, and sometimes, the bear gets you. The bear got Elmwood senior Dylan Hinton in the Division III 197-pound state final Saturday night. And that bear came in the form of Columbus Grandview Heights junior...

Prep wrestling: Seniors Clary, Johnston, Sumner go out with medals

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Seniors like Ada’s Chase Sumner and Upper Sandusky’s Noah Clary simply wanted to finish their careers as winners. The area’s returning wrestlers are already planning bigger and better things for next year....

State wrestling: Seniors Clary, Johnston, Sumner go out with medals

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Seniors like Ada’s Chase Sumner and Upper Sandusky’s Noah Clary simply wanted to finish their careers as winners. The area’s returning wrestlers are already planning bigger and better things for next year....

State wrestling: Hinton takes second at 197 for Elmwood

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Sometimes you get the bear, and sometimes, the bear gets you. The bear got Elmwood senior Dylan Hinton in the Division III 197-state final. And that bear came in the form of Columbus Grandview Heights junior Hudson Jump. A takedown 40...

State wrestling: O-G’s Beemer brings home a championship

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Saturday was a day Ottawa-Glandorf senior Daniel Beemer and his family will remember for the rest of their lives. It was the day he became the school’s first state wrestling champ. Beemer capped a dominating 41-0 season by...

Prep wrestling: Upper duo guaranteed spots on Division II awards stand

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — In his third and final trip to the OHSAA state wrestling tournament, Upper Sandusky senior Noah Clary wasn’t about to be denied a spot on the awards stand. Teammate Connor Johnston wasn’t, either. After a quarterfinal...

Prep wrestling: Two to wrestle for titles

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Just one to go for Elmwood’s Dylan Hinton and Ottawa-Glandorf’s Daniel Beemer. Get their hands raised tonight, and they’ll be state champs. Both wrestlers won their semifinals matches Friday by the slimmest of...

Prep wrestling: Dubocq battled through hard times

By JAMIE BAKER sPORTS EDITOR Findlay High School senior Boston Dubocq’s path to the OHSAA state wrestling tournament was nearly derailed — more than once. He quelled his doubts on whether he wanted to continue to wrestle earlier in his career. And didn’t let a...

Prep wrestling: Today is go time for area contingent

By JAMIE BAKER sPORTS EDITOR It’s go time. And Carey sophomore Tanner May knows it. May, Ottawa-Glandorf’s Daniel Beemer and Ada’s Chase Sumner, the area’s only return state placers, will be looking to climb the ladder when the 80th OHSAA state wrestling...