Worthington News


Thomas, Kilbourne to meet in first round of tournament

The Thomas Worthington and Worthington Kilbourne high school wrestling teams will meet in the first round of the inaugural Division I state dual-meet tournament.

The Cardinals and Wolves are seeded fourth and fifth, respectively, in Region 5-B, and will meet Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Hilliard Darby. The winner will face top-seeded Darby or eighth-seeded New Albany in the second round Jan. 30 at a site to be determined.

The second-round winner will face second-seeded Westerville North, third-seeded Hilliard Bradley, sixth-seeded Westerville South or seventh-seeded Whetstone in a regional semifinal Jan. 30.

The regional final will be held Feb. 6.

Thomas defeated Kilbourne 53-12 on Jan. 3.

--Brad Emerine