Potters’ Potts, Miscuk win titles at OVAC

WHEELING, W.Va. – It was a banner day for East Liverpool’s Alex Potts and John Miscuk.

Both won individual titles at the 61st annual Ron Mauck Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Wrestling Tournament at WesBanco Arena on Saturday.

Potts, a junior, improved his record to 32-1 on the season by decisioning Shadyside’s Greg Quinn, 4-2, in the 106-pound final.

Miscuk, a senior, moved to 22-6 on the season as he decisioned Steubenville Central ‘s Isaac Sanford, 9-5, at 195 pounds.

Parkersburg South successfully defended its team title 264 1/2 points, followed by Wheeling Park with 209 1/2 and Steubenville with 200.

Area runners-up included Beaver Local sophomore Jason Keyes at 126; Oak Glen junior Danny Wyke at 113; Edison junior Mitchell Wells at 182; and Wellsville junior Seth Bloor at 220.

Other Beaver Local placers were junior Daniel Hasson, third at 138; junior Jack Dawson, fourth at 113; senior Cody Martsolf, fifth at 285; junior Josh Barber, sixth at 160; and freshman Quinton Bookman, seventh at 106.

East Liverpool junior Cody Oiler was fifth at 126.

For Oak Glen senior Josh Cornell was fourth at 126 pounds; junior Ryan Debee, fifth at 106; senior Avery Flowers, fifth at 132; and junior Nick Tice, sixth at 138.

Edison senior Jevin Leggett was eighth at 195.


106: Alex Potts (East Liverpool) dec. Greg Quinn (Shadyside), 4-2.

113: Tariq Wilson (Steubenville) pin Danny Wyke (Oak Glen), 2:15.

120: Dallas Baciak (Wheeling Park) dec. Dakotah Goff (Steubenville), 8-6.

126: Tyler Jenkins (Meadowbrook) dec. Jason Keyes (Beaver Local), 10-4.

132: Isiaih Hood (University School) dec. Bobby Stewart (Union Local), 3-1.

138: Kameron Rayner (Caldwell) dec. Cody Hamlin (University School), 4-3.

145: Hunter DeLong (Parkersburg South) dec. Bailey Jenkins (Meadowbrook), 6-1.

152: Jonny Davis (Wheeling Park) major dec. Ryan Lopez (University School), 18-9.

160: Eric Banks (Wheeling Park) dec. Myliek Green (Bellaire), 6-5 sudden victory.

170: Leo Herrmann (Steubenville Central) pin Branden Jones (Steubenville), 2:28.

182: Justin Allman (Parkersburg South) dec. Mitchell Wells (Edison), 6-2.

195: John Miscuk (East Liverpool) dec. Isaac Sanford (Steubenville Central), 9-5.

220: Geremy Paige (Wheeling Park) pin Seth Bloor (Wellsville), 3:27.

285: Jon Bodkin (Martins Ferry) dec. Chukwudi Chukwu (Linsly), 3-1.


106: Tommy Curtin (Linsly) dec. Hunter Cline (Parkersburg South), 7-1.

113: James Parsons (Wheeling Park) dec. Jack Dawson (Beaver Local), 5-4.

120: Colten Nangle (Parkersburg South) dec. Rod Richter (Monroe Central), 5-0.

126: Austin Harris (Parkersburg South) dec. Josh Cornell (Oak Glen), 4-2.

132: Hunter Pizzino (Harrison Central) dec. Jesse Hubbard (Steubenville), 2-1.

138: Daniel Hasson (Beaver Local) dec. Dylan Hall (John Marshall), 3-0.

145: Dylan Taylor (Wheeling Park) major dec. Logan Hickenbottom (Cambridge), 14-2.

152: Dylan Alexander (Parkersburg South) dec. Niko Moray (Steubenville), 4-2.

160: Liam Bal (University School) dec. Eric Fox (Cambridge), 4-3.

170: Matthew Dixon (Parkersburg South) pin Drew Lowery (Toronto), 4:32.

182: Caleb Nice (Magnolia) dec. Logan Wotring (Morgantown), 3-1 OT.

195: Tyler Newhart-Koreski (Parkersburg South) dec. Tim Alberton (Steubenville), 3-1.

220: Cullen Ebbert (John Marshall) dec. Michael Furbee (St. Clairsville), 5-2.

285: Preston Wise (Brooke) dec. Thomas Hall (Parkersburg South), 2-1.