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2022 Central District Tournament Information - All Divisions

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Tournament Manager: Tom Rooney, B: 614-325-1515; Email: [email protected]
CDAB Board Member Wrestling Liaison: Mark Shively, Classified Personnel and Business Manager, Newark City Schools. P: 740-670-7046; Email: [email protected]
Participating Schools
Division I Schools Entering a Tournament Team (7 or more weight classes): 
Central District Schools:  
Big Walnut, Briggs, Canal Winchester, Central Crossing, Delaware Hayes, Dublin Coffman, Dublin Jerome, Dublin Scioto, Franklin Heights, Gahanna Lincoln, Grove City, Groveport Madison, Hilliard Darby, Hilliard Davidson, Lancaster, Licking Heights, Logan, Marion Harding, Marysville, Mifflin, Mount Vernon, New Albany, Newark, Northland, Olentangy, Olentangy Berlin, Olentangy Liberty, Olentangy Orange, Pickerington Central, Pickerington North, Reynoldsburg, St. Charles, Teays Valley, Thomas Worthington, Walnut Ridge, Watkins Memorial, West, Westerville Central, Westerville North, Westerville South, Westland, Whetstone, Whitehall-Yearling, Worthington Kilbourne. (47)
Southeast Schools: Chillicothe. Logan. (2)
Division I Schools Entering Tournament Individuals (6 or less weight classes):  Hilliard Bradley. (1)
 
Division II Schools Entering a Tournament Team (7 or more weight classes):  Bexley, Bishop Hartley, Bishop Watterson, Bloom-Carroll, Buckeye Valley, East (Columbus), Granville, Hamilton Township, Heath, Highland (Marengo), Jonathan Alder, Lakewood (Hebron), Licking Valley, London, Marion-Franklin, River Valley (Caledonia), South (Columbus), St. Francis DeSales. (18)
Division II Schools Entering Tournament Individuals (6 or less weight classes):  Beechcroft, Centennial, Eastmoor Academy, Johnstown. (4)
 
Division III Schools Entering a Tournament Team (7 or more weight classes):  Amanda-Clearcreek, Bishop Ready, Centerburg, Columbus Academy, Elgin, Fairbanks, Grandview Heights, Liberty Union, Madison-Plains, Mount Gilead, Newark Catholic, Northmor, North Union, Pleasant, Utica, West Jefferson. (16)
Division III Schools Entering Tournament Individuals (6 or less weight classes):  Cardington-Lincoln, Cristo Rey Columbus, Delaware Christian, East Knox, Fredericktown, Northridge (Johnstown), Ridgedale. (7)
 
Sectional Tournament Information - Sites and Dates
Division I - February 26, 2022
Marysville High School, 800 Amrine Mill Road, Marysville 43040. Morgan Cotter, Manager. P: 937-209-9915; Email: [email protected].
     Results
Newark High School, 314 Granville Street, Newark 43055. Manager - TBA.
     Results
Upper Arlington High School, 1650 Ridgeview Road, Upper Arlington 43221. Matt Fransen, Manager. P: 614-906-1484; Email: [email protected].
     Results
Watkins Memorial High School, 1954 Warrior Way, Pataskala 43062. Jacob Perkins, Manager. P: 740-927-3417. Jarod Bell, Asst. Manager. B: 740-927-5767.
     Results

Division I District Qualifiers: The top four wrestlers in each weight class advance to the District Tournament at Hilliard Darby. 

Division II - February 25 and 26, 2022
Licking Valley High School, 100 Hainesview Drive NE., Newark 43055. Mark McCullough, Manger. P: 740-763-3186; Email: [email protected].
    Results
Division II District Qualifiers: The top four wrestlers in each weight class advance to the District Tournament at Hilliard Darby. 

Division III - February 25 and 26, 2022
Ridgedale High School, 3165 Hillman Ford Road, Morral, 43337. Brian Sparling, manager. B: 740-383-2167 Ext. 404; Email: [email protected]
    Results
Division II District Qualifiers: The top four wrestlers in each weight class advance to the District Tournament at Hilliard Darby. 
District Tournament Information
Division I - March 4 and 5, 2022
Hilliard Darby High School, 4200 Leppert Road, Hilliard 43026. Chris Ludban, Manager. B: 614-9211-7347; Email: [email protected].
     Results
Division I State Qualifiers: The top four wrestlers in each weight class advance to the State Tournament. 

Division II - March 4 and 5, 2022
Hosted by the Southwest District Athletic Board
Wilmington High School, 300 Richardson Place, Wilmington 45177.  Jeff Wiedertgold, Manager. P: 937-725-5059; Email: [email protected].
     Results
Division II State Qualifiers: The top four wrestlers in each weight class advance to the State Tournament. 

Division III - March 4 and 5, 2022
Heath High School, 300 Licking View Drive, Heath 43056. Manager - TBA.
     Results
Division III State Qualifiers: The top four wrestlers in each weight class advance to the State Tournament. 
Additional Sectional & District Tournament Information
Tournament Team Pass List:  To be used by all schools for the sectional and district tournaments hosted by the Central District Athletic Board.

2022 Central District Tournament Seeding and Coaches Meetings

Tournament seeding will be conducted for Division I schools ONLY as there is more than one sectional site for the 2022 tournament.  Division II and Division III schools will not be seeded. The 2021-22 tournament seeding will be completed prior to the mandatory draw meeting of coaches.  Seeding instructions and coaches login information will be emailed to the athletic administrator at each Division I participating school the week of January 10, 2022.  Division I Schools - Please adhere to the deadlines below as there are penalties for each missed deadline.
 
January 23 - 3:00 p.m.  DIVISION I ONLY - Deadline for submission of point values for returning wrestlers.
January 25 - 6:00 p.m.  DIVISION I ONLY - Tabulation of information submitted by coaches and rankings will be emailed to each head coach.
January 30 - 2:00 p.mDIVISION I ONLY - VIRTUAL Mandatory coaches meeting using Microsoft Teams to select a sectional site.
Jim Hayes ([email protected]) will email each head coach the link to their specific division virtual coaches meeting(s).  Coaches are encouraged to print and materials provided in those emails from Jim Hayes to expedite the meeting process.
 
COACHES MEETINGS - ALL DIVISIONS
February 24, 2022 - Virtual MANDATORY Meeting of Coaches to seed wrestlers and place on tournament brackets. 
Jim Hayes ([email protected]) will email each head coach the link to their specific division virtual coaches meeting(s).  Coaches are encouraged to print and materials provided in those emails from Jim Hayes to expedite the meeting process.

VIRTUAL MANDATORY COACHES MEETINGS using MICROSOFT TEAMS
All coaches must participate in the mandatory VIRTUAL coaches meetings. Coaches should download the free Microsoft Teams app to the device they will be using for the meetings.  Here is the link that will allow you to create a free Microsoft Teams account.  Please create your free account prior to Friday, October 8, 2021.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/free

Cal Adams Honored by Central District Athletic Board

Cal Adams (left) receives congratulations from CDAB President, Mark Shively on his retirement as CDAB wrestling tournament manager after 18 years. The Central District Athletic Board would like to thank Cal for his service to the student-athletes of Central Ohio, and wish him well in all future endeavors.

2021 Sectional/District Tournament Evaluations

Coaches: Click the button above to access and submit your tournament evaluation prior to April 11, 2021.  Thank you!

2021-22 Wrestling Calendar

Nov. 12,  2021
First Day of Coaching
Nov. 13
Earliest Preview Date
Dec. 2
Season Begins
Jan. 10, 2022
Non-Interscholastic Date
Jan. 30
Sectional Tournament Draw
Feb. 21-26
Sectional Tournaments
Feb. 28-Mar. 5
District Tournaments 
March 11-13*
State Tournament 
March 13
Season Ends

* Tentative State Tournament Dates

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