Poland 8, Meadville 7
Ben Walsh, Justin Blasko, Tallon Price and Kincaid Mrakovich each scored two goals and Poland held Meadville to two second-half goals to erase a 5-2 halftime deficit. Stellar goaltending by Zach Simon, and a tightened up defense held the host team in check for the final two periods. The Poland defense was led by Ryan Maker, Tyler Campbell, Austin Frank, Rhys Jones and Spencer Price. McGuire Franko, Michael Costello, Kyle Roarty, Michael Kluchar and David Bouchedid also gave Poland (1-1) quality minutes. Meadville visits Fairview, Pa., on April 4.
Bowden, Lipke named All-Ohio
Warren Harding’s Lynn Bowden and Boardman’s Holden Lipke were named to the Associated Press Division I All-Ohio boys basketball team, which was released on Wednesday. Bowden, a 6-foot senior guard who averaged 19.4 points for the Raiders, was a Special Mention pick. Lipke, a 6-4 junior guard, was an Honorable Mention selection after averaging 14.5 points and 5.5 rebounds.
Division I All-Ohio team
COLUMBUS — The 2016-17 Associated Press Division I All-Ohio boys basketball team, based on the recommendations of a media panel (with school, height, class and scoring average):
Player of the year: Kaleb Wesson, Westerville South.
Co-Coaches of the year: Carl Kremer, Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller; Tim Debevec, Massillon Jackson. First Team: Kaleb Wesson, Westerville South, 6-foot-10, senior, 22.4 points per game; BJ Duling, Newark, 6-8, sr., 20.0; Kyle Young, Massillon Jackson, 6-7, sr., 18.1; Naz Bohannon, Lorain, 6-6, sr., 17.0; Vincent Williams, Toledo St. John’s Jesuit, 6-5, jr., 15.8; Danny Davis, Springfield, 6-3, sr., 18.2; Jeremiah Francis, Pickerington Central, 6-2, so., 15.7; Dane Goodwin, Upper Arlington, 6-6, jr., 27.0; Keegan McDowell, Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller, 6-5, sr., 12.9; Matt Davet, Cleveland St. Ignatius, 6-6, sr., 23.5.
Second Team: Braden Norris, Hilliard Bradley, 6-0, jr., 15.8; Nathan Fox, North Canton Hoover, 6-4, sr., 18.0; Marreon Jackson, Garfield Heights, 6-0, sr., 23.2; Jarius Ward, Lima Senior, 6-2, sr. 23.3; Dalonte Brown, Toledo Bowsher, 6-7, sr., 22.1; Kyle Nunn, Findlay, 6-3, sr., 18.9; C.J. Fleming, Cincinnati LaSalle, 6-0, sr., 16.8; Eddie Puisis, Mason, 6-2, sr., 17.0; Darryl Straughter, Canton McKinley, 5-10, sr., 18.1; Logan Hill, Massillon, Jackson, 6-5, sr., 12.2.
Third Team: A.J. Gareri, Akron Ellet, 6-9, sr., 18.6; Tyler Bardall, Dover, 6-3, sr., 14.5; Chris Libertore, Louisville, 6-4, sr., 23.8; Jack Korsok, Mentor, 6-1, sr., 21.3; Austen Yarian, Cleveland St. Ignatius, 6-8, sr., 16.7; Sincere Carry, Solon, 6-0, jr., 19.4; Kenny Coleman-Graham, Toledo St. Francis, 5-10, sr., 15.8; Ryan Batte, Cincinnati Oak Hills, 6-5, sr., 13.4; Collen Gurley, Akron Hoban, 6-2, jr., 16.6; Luke Schaefer, Medina, 6-4, sr., 19.2.
Special Mention: Jake McLoughlin, Dresden Tri-Valley; Cameron Brooks-Harris, Zanesville; Matt King, Dresden Tri-Valley; Aronde Myers, Zanesville; Kyler Ruegsegger, Dover; Lynn Bowden, Warren Harding; Bo Myers, Logan.
Honorable Mention: Lony Francis, Groveport-Madison; Jerome Hunter, Pickerington North; Sterling Manley, Pickerington Central; Nick Muszynski, Columbus St. Charles; Will Yoakum, Delaware Hayes; Eli Blackledge, North Canton Hoover; Peyton Bennington, Wooster; Austin Brenner, Copley; Brian Roberts Jr., Copley; Tre’Maine Gray, Akron Firestone; Cross Mason, Canton GlenOak; Collin Rittman, Medina Highland; Holden Lipke, Boardman; Jaret Pallotta, Massillon Jackson; Antonio Blanton, Elyria; Corbin Anthony, Madison; Tommy Schmock, Lakewood St. Edward; Josh Hufstetler, North Olmsted; Yahel Hill, Cleveland Heights; Fonse Hale, Maple Heights; Logan Jessing, Sylvania Northview; Derrick Rayford, Toledo Whitmer; Ryan Fries, Sylvania Southview; Carl Banks, Toledo Waite; Matt Gruden, Perrysburg; Harrison Riggs, Toledo St. John’s; Samari Curtis, Xenia; Andre Gordon, Sidney; Keegan Saben, Centerville; Jarrett Cox, Liberty Township Lakota East; Riley Voss, Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller.
State tournament pairings
All games played at the Jerome Schottenstein Center, Columbus.
No. 8 Wauseon (26-1) vs. Cols. Eastmoor Academy (22-6), today at 10:45 a.m.
No. 11 Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary (23-5) vs. No. 2 Trotwood-Madison (25-2), today at 2 p.m.
State final: Saturday at 10:45 a.m.
Delphos St. John’s (21-4) vs. Cle. Hts. Lutheran East (18-9), today at 5:15 p.m.
Columbus Wellington (21-7) vs. Lima Perry (24-3), today at 8:30 p.m.
State Final: Saturday at 2:00 p.m.
No. 8 Cle. Villa Angela-St. Joseph (21-6) vs. No. 4 Proctorville Fairland (25-1), Friday at 10:45 a.m.
No. 10 Cin. Roger Bacon (24-4) vs. Archbold (22-5), Friday at 2 p.m.
State final: Saturday at 5:15 p.m.
No. 2 Pickerington Central (26-2) vs. No. 1 Cin. Archbishop Moeller (27-0), Friday at 5:15 p.m.
Lakewood St. Edward (23-5) vs. No. 4 Massillon Jackson (26-2), Friday at 8:30 p.m.
State final: Saturday at 8:30 p.m.
Kennedy Catholic 87, Otto-Eldred 35
York Country Day 67, Jenkintown 58
Millville 43, Notre Dame-East Stroudsburg 32
Shamokin Lourdes 60, Pottsville Nativity 46
Girard College 73, West Shore Christian 30
Lincoln Leadership 67, Lancaster Country Day 53
Williamsport St. John Neumann 62, Mount Calvary 31
Faith Christian 58, Lancaster County Christian 51
Sankofa Freedom 60, High Point 40
Monessen 94, North Clarion 28
Shanksville-Stonycreek 58, Union 54
Johnsonburg 49, Jamestown 39
Saltsburg 63, Vincentian Academy 57
Elk County Catholic 52, Eden Christian 41
Williamsburg 55, Southern Fulton 54
Juniata Valley 79, Imani Christian 76
Kennedy Catholic 88, Juniata Valley 45
York Country Day 61, Millville 49
Girard College 75, Shamokin Lourdes 52
Williamsport St. John Neumann 72, Lincoln Leadership 47
Faith Christian 55, Sankofa Freedom 27‘
Monessen 71, Shanksville-Stonycreek 56
Saltsburg 85, Johnsonburg 38
Elk County Catholic 76, Williamsburg 48
Kennedy Catholic 61, Elk County Catholic 40
Girard College 75, York Country Day 72 (OT)
Faith Christian 44, Williamsport St. John Neumann 43
Monessen 74, Saltsburg 34
Girard College 67, Faith Christian 58
Kennedy Catholic 73, Monessen 59
At Giant Center, Hershey, 2 p.m.
Kennedy Catholic (25-2) vs. Girard College (24-8)