Wrestlers defeat Tallmadge on Senior Night

Barberton’s wrestling team played its final home match of the season, and dominated Tallmadge, 65-9.

Winning matches for the Magics were Damon Swiger (126-pound weight class, won by pin), Mason Valencia (132, pin), Mason DeWitt (138, pin), Ameer Epps-Clarke (145, tech fall), Channing Valencia, (152, pin), Tommy Brunty (160, pin), Caleb Jenkins (195, pin) and Jae Kell Springer (285, pin). Barberton also won three matches via forfeit.

Next, the team prepares for the postseason, as they will compete in the Division I individual sectional tournament at Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School Saturday, Feb. 29, 10 a.m.

If a wrestler advances past sectionals they will compete in the district tournament at Mentor High School Friday, March 6, 5 p.m. and Saturday, March 7, 9 a.m.

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