GCL South Teams Ready For Wrestling Sectionals

02/19/2016

Posted on 2/19/2016 at 2:39 p.m.

Opening Matches Today At Hamilton, Lebanon High Schools

The four Greater Catholic League South Division wrestling teams begin their postseason quest today in the Ohio High School Athletic Association Division I Sectional Wrestling Championships.  Elder, the GCL South champion, and St. Xavier will compete in the 13-school sectional at Hamilton High School, while La Salle and Moeller will go against 10 schools in the sectional being held at Lebanon High School.

First-round matches at Hamilton and Lebanon begin at 4:30 this afternoon.  There are two sessions Saturday at each location, the first starting at 9 a.m. and the finals in each weight class scheduled to begin at approximately 1:30 p.m.   Admission at each venue is $6 for each of the first two sessions, and $7 for the finals.  All-session passes, which include entry into all scheduled sessions at that location, can be purchased for $15.

Hamilton High School is located at 1165 Eaton Avenue, Hamilton 45103.  Lebanon High School is located at 1916 Drake Road, Lebanon 45036.The top four wrestlers in each sectional weight class advance to the OHSAA Southwest District Championships to be held on February 26-27 at Trent Arena in Kettering.  The state tournament is March 3-6 at The Ohio State University’s Schottenstein Center in Columbus.