The season and even careers of some area high school wrestlers were on the line today at the State Wrestling Championships held at Ohio State.
After round one, six area hopefuls still have a shot at a state championship, while only four have been elminated in their first two matches. Eleven others are alive and well in the consolation bracket with both a win and loss in Thursday's opening rounds.
Of those remaining in the championship bracket are; Paul Rose (Cambridge),...
He went to Ohio State for an education, and thats what he'll get when he graduates this June.
Ty Shepfer also has had the luxury of being a part of The Ohio State Mens Basketball team. He joined the managerial staff in the fall of 2003 and since has worked his way through the ranks to become the Head Manager in his senior year.
Shepfer, works daily with the basketball team in practices and during the games to prepare the Buckeyes for every contest.
Muskingum College sophomore standouts Jessica McKenzie and Tiffany Youel were honored for their stellar play by the Ohio Athletic Conference by being named to the First Team and Honorable Mention squads, respectively.
McKenzie dominated post play in the OAC en route to leading the conference in scoring (18.4 ppg) and field goal shooting percentage (.580). Additionally, she was tied for second in rebounds per game (8.1 rpg) and ninth in minutes played (802).