Sophomore Cael Brown (145) placed 4th in the Division III Sectional Wrestling Tournament at Independence High School on Saturday to earn a spot in the District Tournament this weekend at Garfield Heights High School. He won his “go to” match 15-10 over an opponent from Mogadore, who entered the match with a 21-14 record. Also placing for the Trojans was junior Lavar Nathan (195), who took 6th. The Trojans scored 23 points as sophomore Naval Jackson (138) got a 16-3 major decision and classmate Merrell Sheehan (220) scored a pin.
The Division III District Tournament starts at 5:00 pm on Friday and continues on Saturday at 10:00 am. The Finals start at 6:00 pm Saturday night. The top 4 placers qualify for the OHSAA State Wrestling Tournament March 7-9 at The Ohio State University.