Southern Local brings home EOAC crown

Southern Local’s Hunter Morris gets control of United’s Christian McCon on his way to winning the 182-pound weight class at the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference tournament Saturday. (Morning Journal/Patti Schaeffer)

SALINEVILLE — Southern Local was king of the Eastern Ohio Athletic Conference wrestling tournament on Saturday at Southern Local High School.

The Indians produced four individual champions to earn the conference title over second-place Wellsville.

Chance Wooley (120 pounds), Dylan Milhoan (145), Latrell Crute (170) and Hunter Morris (182) won individual championships for the Indians.

Columbiana, Wellsville and Toronto had three individual champions each.


1. Southern Local (213), 2. Wellsville (177), 3. Columbiana (157 1/2), 4. Toronto (155), 5. United (94), 6. Lisbon (77), 7. East Palestine (33).


EOAC Champions

106–Bryan Cattrell (Toronto)

113–Brandt Virden (Columbiana)

120–Chance Wooley (Southern Local)

126–Jason Tice (Wellsville)

132–Jake Smith (Lisbon)

138–Garrett Dozier (Toronto)

145–Dylan Milhoan (Southern Local)

152–Chris Parker (Toronto)

160–Jake McNemar (Wellsville)

170–Latrell Crute (Southern Local)

182–Hunter Morris (Southern Local)

195–Nate Whitehead (Columbiana)

220–Caden Weekley (Wellsville)

285– Josh Stillson (Columbiana)