Small schools face off at Buck Bailey

Oak Glen’s Dylan Heinrich (top) and Southern’s Latrell Crute face off in a 170-pound final on Saturday. (Photos by Patti Schaeffer)

WELLSVILLE — Columbiana produced two champions and two runners-up to win the Buck Bailey Wrestling Tournament on Saturday at Wellsville High School.

The tournament, which featured many area Div. III schools and reserve team wrestlers from some Div. II schools, was won by a one-point margin as the Clippers prevailed 138.5-137.5 over second-place Salem.

Winning for the Clippers was Nate Whitehead (195) and Josh Stillson (285).

Beaver Local’s Devon Salsberry, the 145-pound champ, was the tournament Most Valuable Wrestler.

Salem’s Tony Seddon (106), Caiden Hart (113) and Jax Booth (138) led the Quakers with wins in their respective weight classes.

Crestview, which did not participate this season, was the two-time defending champion.

Southern Local finished third with Chance Wooley (120) and Dylan Milhoan (152) winning their weight classes.

Buck Bailey Tournament

at Wellsville High School

TEAM STANDINGS: 1. Columbiana 138.5, 2. Salem 137.5, 3. Southern Local 121, 4. Beaver Local 118, 5. Oak Glen 115, 6. Wellsville 113.5, 7. Cuyahoga Falls 59.5, 8. Western Reserve 56, 9. Steubenville 50, 10. Edison 35.5, 11. Steubenville CC 29.5, 12. Shadyside 23, 13. Lisbon 20, 14. Toronto 17, 15. East Palestine 11.


106: Tony Seddon (Salem) pin Colton Duggan (Beaver), 2:59

113: Caiden Hart (Salem) win by forfeit over Billie Ferrell (Cuyahoga Falls)

120: Chance Wooley (Southern) pin Clayton Lamb (Oak Glen), 1:24

126: Jason Tice (Wellsville) dec. Dorian Jackson (Beaver), 4-3, ultimate tiebreaker

132: Hayden Johnson (Edison) pin Owen Kirkland (Salem) 3:50

138: Jax Booth (Salem) pin Cutter Green (Columbiana), 1:52

145: Devon Salsberry (Beaver) dec. Justin Sarge (Wellsville), 3-0

152: Dylan Milhoan (Southern) dec. Isaac Puchajda (Cuyahoga Falls), 11-5

160: Jake McNemar (Wellsville) dec. Jack Carney (Columbiana), 8-2

170: Dylan Heinrich (Oak Glen) dec. Latrell Crute (Southern), 2-0

182: Mike Herrman (Steub. Central) dec. Hunter Morris (Southern), 8-4

195: Nate Whitehead (Columbiana) pin Sam Lowe (Southern), :42

220: Caden Weekley (Wellsville) pin Cameron Hartzell (Western Reserve), 4:50

285: Josh Stillson (Columbiana) pin Cole English (Oak Glen), 3:46


106: Bryan Cattrell (Toronto) pin Dylan Newhouse (Salem), 1:23

113: Brandt Virden (Columbiana) pin Nate Loot (Steubenville CC), 2:24

120: Landon Landfried (Beaver) dec. Nathan Cox (Beaver Local), 2-0

126: Hayden Garner (Western Reserve) dec. Camden O’Connor (Oak Glen), 7-2

132: Niko Suriano (Steubenville) pin Jacob Smith (Lisbon), :20

138: Cole Antill (Steubenville) pin Logan Cunningham (Wellsville), 1:12

145: Zavan Smith (Cuyahoga Falls) dec. Lane Lafleme (Salem), :15

152: Chandler Parish (Columbiana) dec. Chase Smith (Oak Glen), 11-5

160: Shamus Gibson (Oak Glen) dec. Gage Dickey (Southern), 6-5

170: Austin Ferguson (Beaver) pin Jakob Klug (Shadyside), 1:00

182: Alex Solansky (Beaver) dec. Caiden Adams (Oak Glen), 6-1

195: Cooper Gottschling (Salem) dec. Noah Brown (East Palestine), 3-2, ultimate tiebreaker

220: Jacob Kamperman (Columbiana) pin Tristan Murphy (Beaver), :27

285: Seth Phillips (Western Reserve) pin Raleen Brooks (Steubenville), 1:14