Graham, Urbana, M’burg win sectionals


By Justin Miller - jmiller@civitasmedia.com



Urbana’s Jaylin Cameron controls Oakwood’s Nick Bowman on Saturday at the Division II sectional tournament at Tipp City. Cameron prevailed easily in the 120-pound semifinal match and was crowned champion in the weight class later in the evening.

Urbana’s Jaylin Cameron controls Oakwood’s Nick Bowman on Saturday at the Division II sectional tournament at Tipp City. Cameron prevailed easily in the 120-pound semifinal match and was crowned champion in the weight class later in the evening.


TIPP CITY – Graham won the Division II wrestling sectional at Tippecanoe on Saturday, finishing with 344.5 team points. Eaton was second with 185 points.

Graham crowned champions in 12 weight classes.

Jordan Crace (106 pounds), Jeffrey Thomas (113), Justin Stickley (120), Mitch Moore (126), Ryan Thomas (132), Brent Moore (138), Rocky Jordan (145), Garrett Jordan (160), Alex Marinelli (170), Gage Braun (182), Kavan Sarver (195) and Johnny Shafer (220) each won sectional championships.

Joey Sanchez (152) was second and Brandon Hays (285) finished third.

In the other Division II sectional at Tippecanoe, Urbana was crowned champion with 159.5 points. Middletown Madison finished second with 139 points.

Jaylin Cameron (120) and Jack Harris (195) won championships for Urbana.

Gavyn Grim (126) and Mitchell Moyer (138) earned second place, Ezra Lee (132) was third and Jake Angles (170) was fourth.

Dominick Williams (5th, 106), Luis Ramirez (5th, 152) and Jack DeLong (5th, 285) also placed for the Hillclimbers.

In Division III at Sidney Lehman, Mechanicsburg won the sectional with 241.5 points. Versailles was second with 205 points.

The Indians got championships from Alex Rhine (120), Nick Miller (132), Tanner Smith (138), Wade Smiddy (145) and Kaleb Romero (160).

Tyler Wetzel (113) and Dylan Hartley (220) finished runners-up.

Corey Bogan (152) and Dustin Knapp (170) were third, with Dylan Hartman (285) fifth and Michael Knapp (195) sixth.

Jacob Thompson won the title at 170 pounds for Triad. Zack Zizzo (138) was fourth.

For West Liberty-Salem, Tanner Workman (126) took fifth place.

Urbana’s Jaylin Cameron controls Oakwood’s Nick Bowman on Saturday at the Division II sectional tournament at Tipp City. Cameron prevailed easily in the 120-pound semifinal match and was crowned champion in the weight class later in the evening.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2016/02/web1_Cameron022016.jpgUrbana’s Jaylin Cameron controls Oakwood’s Nick Bowman on Saturday at the Division II sectional tournament at Tipp City. Cameron prevailed easily in the 120-pound semifinal match and was crowned champion in the weight class later in the evening.

By Justin Miller

jmiller@civitasmedia.com