Written by J. Patrick Eaken
February 21, 2013
Comet matmen dominate Division III sectional meet
Six Genoa wrestlers were crowned champions as the Comets won the Division III sectional championship for the second consecutive year.
Max Reeder, Drew Keenan, Jake Fejes, Mike Snider, Jay Nino and Cody Buckner each brought home sectional titles for the Comets. Ryan Szymanski finished in second while Brandon Bates and Seth Morrison brought home third place honors.
Dustin Widmer and Damian D'Emilio finished in fourth while Tyler Baird was sixth at 182 pounds.
|Genoa’s Division III sectional champions. (Press photo by Harold Hamilton/HEHphotos.lifepics.com)
Genoa outdistanced runner up Lake by 66 points to claim their fifth team championship on the year (school record).
Genoa leads the D-III Northwest Ohio district meet by sending the most wrestlers of any school in the 56-team field with 11.
Players are still being sought for the Clay alumni game. Game(s) are May 11 starting at noon at John Ousky Field. Registration includes a $20 check payable to Clay Baseball. Need: name, graduation year, # for jersey, size of jersey and contact info, mainly e-mail so organizers can create a mass mailing list. Send to 3703 Seaman or drop off at the City of Oregon building inspection office. Cut-off date will be April 1. Please designate if player is a pitcher or a catcher. Call Gerry Wasserman at 419-693-8389 or 690-9371.
Registration for baseball in the Genoa Little League ends Feb. 28. Any player age 5-14 on or before May 1, 2013 is eligible. Go to www.leaguelineup.com for info or contact Lee Nissen at 419-351-2398
Registration for the Rocky Ridge/Graytown Baseball Association season is open for children ages 5-14. Forms are available at The Rocket Shop in Oak Harbor or the Country Keg in Graytown. Forms can also be downloaded from the league website at www.leaguelineup.com/graytown. Deadline for sign-ups is Mar. 12. Contact Ron Lajti at 419-340-5417 or James Losie at 419-360-1795.