Four members of the Tallmadge Youth Wrestling Club competed at the Ohio Youth Wrestling Association state tournament Feb. 23 at Firestone Community Learning Center in Akron.
Ian Bee placed third in the 100-pound weight division and Logan Miles captured sixth place at 90 pounds. Also competing were Ben Breiding and Tracey Franklin.
Five other Tallmadge wrestlers competed at a district competition Feb. 16 at Firestone. They were Jake Blatt, Spencer Churbock, Ryker Harjung, Aryson Harjung and Wraiden Scott.
The Tallmadge Wrestling Club features wrestlers in kindergarten up to the sixth grade. A total of 62 athletes competed for Tallmadge this winter. Membership has tripled in the last three years.
Tallmadge had practice at the high school’s wrestling room and the season began in November.