Team tournament regional brackets released
In 2013, the OHSAA is debuting a team wrestling tournament and the regional tournament brackets have been released.
Of the three divisions, each division is divided into eight regions and two subdivisions by geographic considerations.
The regional quarterfinals are Wednesday, Jan. 23 followed by the regional semifinals Wednesday, Jan. 30, regional finals Wednesday, Feb. 6 and the state tournament Feb. 9.
Below are the assignments and brackets for local teams:
Region 5-A: Ashland, Dublin Coffman, Dublin Scioto, Delaware, Marysville, Olentangy, Olentangy Orange and Westerville Central
Region 5-B: Hilliard Bradley, Hilliard Darby, New Albany, Thomas Worthington, Westerville North, Westerville South, Whetstone and Worthington Kilbourne
Region 6-A: Central Crossing, Franklin Heights, Grove City, Groveport, Hilliard Davidson, Upper Arlington, West and Westland
Region 6-B: Lancaster, Gahanna Lincoln, Mount Vernon, Newark, Pickerington Central, Pickerington North, Reynoldsburg, Teays Valley and Watkins Memorial
Region 13-A: Chillicothe, Circleville, Granville, Hamilton Township, Licking Heights, Licking Valley, Logan Elm and Utica
Region 13-B: The Plains Athens, Fairfield Union, Gallipolis Gallia Academy, Jackson, McConnelsville Morgan, New Lexington, Thornville Sheridan, McArthur Vinton County and Vincent Warren
Region 14-A: Jonathan Alder, Linden McKinley, Mifflin, Columbus South, DeSales, Walnut Ridge and Whitehall
Region 14-B: Big Walnut, Buckeye Valley, Marengo Highland, Lexington, River Valley and Shelby
Region 22-A: Cardington-Lincoln, Danville, Fredericktown, Heath, Johnstown, Mount Gilead, Newark Catholic, North Union, Northmor, Northridge, Pleasant
Region 22-B: Hartley, Ready, Columbus Academy, Madison Plains, Bainbridge Paint Valley, Chillicothe Southeastern, West Jefferson, Westfall and Chillicothe Zane Trace