OWA Wrestlers Battle Hard at MAWA
South Regional Tournament
The 2017 - 2018 post-season continued as OWA was well represented at the MAWA South Regional Tournament at Salisbury, MD on April 14th & 15th.
In all, we had 13 wrestlers participate in one of the toughest youth tournaments on the East Coast. Place winners included: Jayden Cosenzo (2nd), Sam Blevins (4th), and Brady Watson (6th).
OWA would like to congratulate Jayden and Sam on qualifying for the 2018 MAWA Eastern Nationals Tournament at Wicomico Youth & Civic Center in Salisbury, MD on May 5th & 6th.
Their efforts this past weekend have made everyone in the Oxford wrestling community very proud. This will be Jayden's first and Sam's second trip to MAWA Eastern Nationals. We wish them all the best as they attempt to finish in the Top 8 and bring home a medal in this year's tournament.
Also competing hard at the event were Sam Howell, Dylan Heffner, Robbie Bolton, Jeremy McKinney, Nathan Vance, Ryan Maiers, Tyler Maiers, Sam Purnell, Landon Meredith, and Cannon Hershey.
All of the coaches and parents in attendance were very proud of our wrestlers effort throughout the tournament. Special Thanks to coaches Lloyd Vance, Jeremy McKinney, Michael Watson and Dave Maiers for supporting the team and their families at the event.
Jace McKinney Competes Hard at PJW States
OWA would like to congratulate Jace McKinney on his successful run at PJW States on March 23rd & 24th in Wilkes Barre, Pa. Though Jace came up one round short of bringing home a medal, he wrestled awesome!
The Big Cat made it to the 2nd day of the state's most prestigious youth tournament and finished with an overall record of 3-2 including two pins. His efforts made OWA, his parents, coaches, and the Oxford wrestling community very proud.
OWA Wrestlers Battle Hard at 2018 PJW Area XI
The 2017 - 2018 post-season continued as OWA was well represented at the PJW Area XI Championships Tournament at Pope John Paul II HS in Royersford, PA on Saturday March 17th.
In all, we had 9 wrestlers participate in the toughest youth tournament in the Southeastern Pennsylvania region. Place winners included: Jace McKinney (2nd - qualified for states), Keigan Barnes (3rd), and Dylan Hefner (4th).
OWA would like to congratulate Jace McKinney on qualifying for the 2018 Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Youth Championships at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania on March 23rd - 24th.
His efforts this past weekend have made everyone in the Oxford wrestling community very proud. This will be Jace's 1st trip to states and we wish him all the best as he attempts to bring home a medal in this year's tournament.
Also competing hard at the event were Jayden Cosenzo, Jaxon McKinney, Nathan Vance, Ryan Maiers, Jared Schiable, and Jordan Schiable.
All of the coaches and parents in attendance were very proud of our wrestlers effort throughout the tournament. Special Thanks to coaches Lloyd Vance, Jeremy McKinney and Dave Maiers for supporting the team and their families at the event.
OWA Wrestlers Shine at MAWA - Delaware District Tournament
The 2017 - 18 Postseason continued as several Oxford Wrestlers started on the road to MAWA Eastern Nationals by battling in the Delaware District tournament at A.I DuPont HS.
Place winners who qualified for the South Regional Tournament included: Jayden Cosenzo (1st), Cannon Hershey (1st), Jeremy McKinney (1st), Nathan Vance (2nd), Landon Meredith (2nd), Sam Howell (3rd), Caleb Swain (3rd), Robbie Bolton (3rd), Dylan Heffner (4th) and Jace McKinney (4th). Also competing hard at the Delaware tournament was Jaxon McKinney.
Additionally Ryan Maiers (1st - Pennsville), Tyler Maiers (1st - Pennsville), Sam Purnell (2nd - Pennsville), Brady Watson (2nd - River Hill), Sam Blevins (3rd - Pennsville), and Kevin Quin (3rd - Pennsville) will be joining the group at Regionals.
Good Luck to all the wrestlers when they compete at the MAWA - South Regional in Salisbury, MD on April 14th ! All of the wrestlers had a great time and a special Thanks to Coaches Jeremy McKinney and Lloyd Vance for coaching.