Boys Varsity Wrestling · Sandy Valley earns a top 4 finish at the OHSAA Regional Duals


  Place Points
Rootstown High School 1st 54
Sandy Valley High School 2nd 42
South Range High School 3rd 35
Wellsville High School 4th 15

The Sandy Valley Wrestling Team competed at the OHSAA Regional Duals this weekend at Rootstown High School. In the first round, the Cardinals defeated Wellsville 66-15. In the second round the Cardinals defeated South Range 42-35. In the Regional Semifinals the Cards fell to Rootstown, ranked 2nd in the state, by a respectable score of 54-27. The Cards complete the dual meet regular season with a record of 20-4 with our only losses coming to the top 2 ranked Division 3 teams in the state and against 2 powerhouse Division 2 programs. Individually going 3-0 on the day were Matt Gentry, Jacob and Josh Newell. Going 2-1 on the day were Justin King, Devon Watkins, Reece Franks, Cam Blair, and Wyatt Moyer, while Curtis DeLong went 1-1. It’s also worth noting that Kye Mastri became the first homecoming queen in Sandy Valley history to wrestle 3 varsity matches on the day of the Homecoming Dance! Next up for the Cardinals is the IVC Championships at home on February 16th at 10am.