COLUMBUS: The following Division II Akron-area wrestlers advanced to the state semifinals tonight at Value City Arena at Schottenstein Center with victories today:
113 pounds: Ryan Bennett, Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy, Soph.
120: Nathan Tomasello, Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy, Sr.; Joey Miller, Carrollton, Sr.
126: Josh Decatur, Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy, Sr.; Mike Rix, St. Vincent-St. Mary, Sr.; D.J. Schoeppner, Canton South, Sr.
138: Ryan Skonieczny, St. Vincent-St. Mary, Jr.
170: Brandon James, Southeast, Sr.
182: Aaron Adkins, St. Vincent-St. Mary, Jr.; Stephen Suglio, Revere, Sr.
195: Harrison Hoppel, Minerva, Jr.
Note: The above wrestlers won one match Thursday and one match Friday. They are two wins away from winning a state championship.