Konnor Duncan

Duncan eager to return to state

Kirtland 120-pounder Konnor Duncan fell short at the state tournament but he’s eager to make a return trip to Columbus next season.

Michael Kucera

State experience inspires Kucera

Michael Kucera went 0-2 at the state wrestling tournament but he left Columbus filled with inspiration and a desire to return next season.

Highlights from Day 2 of the state wrestling tournament

The second day of the 81st annual OHSAA State Wrestling Championships was even more intense than the first. Here are some photo highlights of Friday's action.

Highlights from Day 1 of the state wrestling tournament

The first day of the 81st annual OHSAA State Wrestling Championships is in the book. Here are some photo highlights of the two rounds of action.

John Miller

Wrestling provided the foundation for future Navy Diver John Miller

Kirtland alumnus John Miller will complete Navy Diver training next week and he credits his time on the mat for helping him push through the grueling 15 weeks.

Konnor Duncan

Duncan following in father’s footsteps

When Kirtland junior Konnor Duncan steps on the mat at the 81st annual state wrestling championships on Thursday he’ll be following in his father’s footsteps.

Michael Kucera

Michael Kucera earns state berth

Independence’s Michael Kucera finished fourth at the Division III district tournament on Saturday to earn a berth in the 2018 OHSAA state wrestling championships.

Konnor Duncan

Konnor Duncan punches ticket to state

Kirtland junior Konnor Duncan finished as the 120-pound runner-up at the Division III district wrestling tournament and will compete at the 81st annual state wrestling championships next weekend.

Konnor Duncan

Duncan, Mroczynski reach district semifinals

Kirtland’s Konnor Duncan and Independence’s Nick Mroczynski need just one more win to punch their ticket to state after both won two matches on Friday to reach the Division III district semifinals.

Mitch Sanders

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Athletes from Chardon, Cuyahoga Heights, Independence, Kirtland and Newbury have been named Varsity Travel Players of the Week.

Brayden Adkins

Four Hornets headed for districts

Kirtland advanced four wrestlers to the Division III district wrestling tournament at Garfield Heights.

Jerry Rose

Huskies send three to districts

Cardinal wrestlers Trevor Bachna, Paul Byler and Zane Drebus all placed among the top four at the Division III Beachwood sectional and will compete in this weekend’s district tournament.

Independence Wrestling

Blue Devils add sectional title to impressive season

Independence added another impressive accomplishment to its record-setting season when the Blue Devils won a Division III sectional title on Saturday.

Zane Drebus

Huskies place three at Orange

Cardinal’s Zane Drebus finished third and Ryan Shanower and Jerry Rose both placed fourth for the Huskies at the 2018 Audrey Genovese Memorial Tournament at Orange on Saturday.

Independence Wrestling

Blue Devils pin way to 21 dual meet wins

Independence recorded eight pins in beating St. Ignatius and Lutheran West on Saturday leaving the Blue Devils with a school-record 21 dual meet wins.

Zane Drebus

Huskies split a pair of duals

Cardinal defeated Wickliffe, 39-12, but fell to host Beachwood, 38-29, in a triangular at Beachwood on Wednesday.

Tyran Smith

Varsity Travel Players of the Week

Athletes from Cardinal, Chagrin Falls, Hawken, Independence, Kirtland, and Kenston have been named Varsity Travel Players of the Week.

Jack Brocco

Blue Devils defend Valley Division title

Independence won six individual championships in defending its Chagrin Valley Division Valley Division title on Saturday at Hawken.

Konnor Duncan

Hornets show well at CVC tournament

Six of the eight wrestlers that competed for Kirtland earned a spot on the podium at the 2018 CVC Wrestling tournament on Saturday.

Ryan Shanower

Huskies place four at CVC tournament

Paul Byler and Jerry Rose both finished in third place and Ryan Shanower and Tim Baril each placed sixth for Cardinal at the 2018 CVC Wrestling Tournament on Saturday.

Blue Devils fall in regional final

Independence on Wednesday came up a bit short in its bid to advance to the OHSAA state dual quarterfinals.

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