Pietro seventh at State Wrestling Tournament


By Darrell Wacker - dwacker@civitasmedia.com



Butler freshman Logan Hoskins wrestled at 113 pounds.


Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

Butler freshman Logan Hoskins wrestled at 113 pounds.


Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

Junior Ronnie Pietro wrestled at 120 pounds.


Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

Junior Ronnie Pietro wrestled at 120 pounds.


Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

COLUMBUS – Logan Hoskins and Ronnie Pietro met with mixed success in the opening rounds of the Ohio High School Athletic Association’s 80th State Wrestling Individual Tournament on Thursday.

Pietro, wrestling at 120 pounds, fell 9-3 in his opening match to Tyson Long of Shaker Heights by a score of 9-3. He rebounded in the first round of the consolation bracket with an 8-0 major decision over Deshea Pettiford of Fremont Ross. Pietro advanced with a 4-1 win over Cody Moosman of Anthony Wayne.

He dropped his next match to Brunswick’s Logan Heil 3-0 and then defeated Jabari Thomas of Fairfield 5-0 in the seventh place match.

Logan Hoskins, a freshman wrestling at 113 pounds, fell in the first round 7-4 to Zach Collins of Grove City Central Crossing. He also fell in a tough consolation match 5-3 to Kyle Gruber of Massillon Perry to end his season at 35-10 overall.

Butler freshman Logan Hoskins wrestled at 113 pounds.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2017/03/web1_B-113-Hoskings-1.jpgButler freshman Logan Hoskins wrestled at 113 pounds. Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

Butler freshman Logan Hoskins wrestled at 113 pounds.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2017/03/web1_B-Hoskins-113-1.jpgButler freshman Logan Hoskins wrestled at 113 pounds. Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

Junior Ronnie Pietro wrestled at 120 pounds.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2017/03/web1_B-126-Pietro-1.jpgJunior Ronnie Pietro wrestled at 120 pounds. Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

Junior Ronnie Pietro wrestled at 120 pounds.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/19/2017/03/web1_B-Pietro-126-1.jpgJunior Ronnie Pietro wrestled at 120 pounds. Photo by Darrell Wacker | Civitas Media

By Darrell Wacker

dwacker@civitasmedia.com

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

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