OTTAWA — The Redskins attempt to take down Defiance for the league title came up short.
Wapakoneta had eight wrestlers reach the finals, with three of them — Tyler Copeland, Dallas Ambos and Landon Hall — winning their weight class. Ten of the 12 wrestlers the Redskins came to the tournament with placed in the top four.
OTTAWA — The Titans sustained a nine-point lead they had at halftime and held off the Redskins when they cut their deficit to five points, 50-45, inside 4 minutes left in the Western Buckeye League game.
Noah Bramlage paced Ottawa-Glandorf (11-5, 4-2 WBL) with 17 points. Adam Henderson led Wapakoneta (9-9, 2-4 WBL) with 15.
Waynesfield-Goshen senior Brandon Bly will sign a National Letter of Intent to play at Ashland University on Wednesday, which is National Signing Day for high school recruits looking to play at an NCAA school.
Bly participated in the Blue-Grey All-American Game last month in Tampa, Fla.
For a story covering Bly's signing, see the Thursday, Feb. 5 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.