With Clinton County well represented, 224 wrestlers from around Ohio will converge on Wilmington’s Middle School gym Friday for competition in the Division Southwest District tournament.
With a berth in the state tournament to the top four in each of the 14 weight classes, there’s a lot riding on the outcome of matches. A total of 23 wrestlers from Wilmington, Blanchester and Clinton-Massie as well as wrestlers from Graham and Ross will vie for one more week of high school wrestling.
A school record five East Clinton wrestlers will compete at the Division III Southwest District at Troy’s Hobart Arena Friday and Saturday.
Wrestling at Troy begins 3 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday.
At Wilmington, wrestling begins 2 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday.
Admission prices are $12 for both sessions Friday, $6 for Session 3 on Saturday and $7 for finals on Saturday. An all-session pass is $22.