State meet

coming soon

The Ohio High School Athletic Association is scheduled to conduct its inaugural seventh- and eighth-grade track and field state championships May 13.

The event, which has been discussed for several years by the OHSAA's middle school committee, was officially approved by the OHSAA board of directors in October.

Qualifying standards and state qualifiers will be coordinated through an online process at, with the one-day state championships set for Lancaster High School.

Any running event time must be obtained at a regular-season meet using fully automated timing and field events must be certified by an OHSAA licensed official.

The top 16 performers will qualify for the state championships.

WRA to host IPSL wrestling

The Western Reserve Academy wrestling team was scheduled to compete at the Kiski Invitational Jan. 28 in Saltsburg, Pa.

Results were not available at press time.

The Pioneers are set to host the Interstate Preparatory School League Championship Feb. 4 at the Murdough Athletic Center. Wrestling is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m.

Try out for

DG Warriors

DG Warriors youth sports is offering tryouts Feb. 4, 18 and 25 at the Reminderville Athletic Club and Feb. 11 and March 6-7 at Hawken Lower School in Gates Mills. For information, visit

Play baseball

The Youngstown Ohio Bob Cene Memorial age 17- and 18-and-younger wood bat baseball tournament is registering Ohio teams.

For details, visit or call Ken Quinn 330 719-0581.