Hoskins, Pietro advance to state; Butler seventh at District Wrestling Tournament


By Darrell Wacker - dwacker@civitasmedia.com



Logan Hoskins placed second in the 120 pound weight class.


Contributed photo

Ronnie Pietro placed second in the 126 pound weight class.


Contributed photo

KETTERING – Logan Hoskins (120 pounds) and Ronnie Pietro (126) are headed to the OHSAA State Wrestling Meet after placing second at the District tournament last weekend.

The Aviators placed seventh overall out of 46 teams with 63.5 points, the top score of any Dayton area team. Cincinnati LaSalle was the overall winner with 192 points followed closely by Elder (188.5) and Mason (187.5).

Hoskins advanced to the championship round where he faced Cory Baird of Harrison. Baird won a close 3-2 decision.

Pietro advanced to face Mason’s Colin Schuster where he fell in a 1-0 decision.

The OHSAA State Tournament is March 9-11 at the Schottenstein Center on the campus of Ohio State University. The Division I preliminary round is scheduled for 5:40 p.m. with consolation round 1 scheduled for 8:30 p.m.

Wrestling resumes Friday at 11:20 with Division I quarterfinals.

A full schedule is below.

Thursday, March 9

8:00am Ticket Office Opens

2:00pm Doors open

3:00pm Session Number 1 (Championship Preliminaries & Consolation Round 1) begins: mat 10

5:40pm Division I Championship Preliminaries

8:30pmDivision I Consolation Round 1

Friday, March 10

8:00am Ticket Office Opens

9:00am Doors open

10:00am Session Number 2 (Quarterfinals & Consolations Round 2) begins: 10 mats

11:20am Division I Championship Quarterfinals

1:40pm Division I Consolations Round 2

5:30pm Doors open

6:15pm Special Awards Ceremony

6:30pm Session Number 3 (Semifinals & Consolation Quarterfinals) begins: 9 mats

6:30pm Division I Championship Semifinals Mats 1 & 2

6:30pm Division I Consolation Quarterfinals Mat 3

8:40pm Division I Consolation Quarterfinals continue on Mats 1-3

Saturday, March 11

8:00am Ticket Office Opens

9:00am Doors open

10:00am Session Number 4 (Consolations) begins: 9 mats

10:00am Division I, II & III Consolation Semifinals

11:00am Division I, II & III Third, Fifth & Seventh place matches will be wrestled concurrently.

4:15pm Doors open

5:20pm Hall of Fame Ceremonies

5:30pm Session Number 5 (All Finals) begins: 3 mats

5:30pm Parade of Champions

5:45pm Division I, II & III First place matches will be wrestled concurrently

Logan Hoskins placed second in the 120 pound weight class.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2017/03/web1_LoganHoskins.jpgLogan Hoskins placed second in the 120 pound weight class. Contributed photo

Ronnie Pietro placed second in the 126 pound weight class.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2017/03/web1_Pietro.jpgRonnie Pietro placed second in the 126 pound weight class. Contributed photo

By Darrell Wacker

dwacker@civitasmedia.com

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

Reach Darrell Wacker at 937-684-8983 or on Twitter @VandaliaDrummer.

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