Howland crowns two champs

WADSWORTH – Howland’s David-Brian Whisler and Mike Bell won championships at the Grizzly Invitational wrestling tournament at Wadsworth High School.

Whisler placed first at 152 pounds, beating Jeff Hojnacki of Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy in the finals. Bell defeated Michael Meadows, also of CVCA, in the finals at 220 pounds. The Tigers’ Jordan Radich took third at 160 pounds. Howland finished 10th as a team with 197 points.

Wadsworth took first with 466.5 points. Oregon Clay finished second with 406.5, and North Canton Hoover was third at 327.5.