LIMA — Ada junior Austin Windle pinned his way through four matches to win the Division III sectional 160-pound weight class tournament title at Lima Central Catholic on Saturday.
He became the first sectional champion in the short history of the Bulldog wrestling program.
Coldwater took the team title with 220.5 points to easily out-point second-place Wayne Trace. Meanwhile, Ada finished seventh out of 13 teams with 98.5 points. Allen East took eighth with 74 points.
Windle improved to 34-5 this season by pinning Coldwater’s Jake Schmidt in the finals at 1:41. The Ada junior racked up four pins in a combined time of 5:46 en route to the individual crown.
Bulldog teammate Jarrod Woodland finished second at 195 pounds as he fell in a major decision in the finals. In all, four Ada wrestlers finished in the top four of their weight brackets to earn a trip to the Div. III district tournament at Troy next weekend.
Bulldog matmen Noah Beach and Brady Pitney also qualified for districts.
Beach finished third at 182 lbs. while Pitney was fourth at 220.
Ada's Tyler Rockhill (132) and Dylan Hannah (170) each finished fifth in their respective weight classes.

TEAM STANDINGS
1, Coldwater 220½.
2, Wayne Trace 167½.
3, Delphos St. John’s 160½.
4, Spencerville 138.
5, Delphos Jefferson 124½.
6, Columbus Grove 123½.
7, Ada 98½.
8, Allen East 74.
9, Bluffton 58.
10, LCC 45.
11, Lincolnview 44.
12, Van Wert 39.
13, Parkway 11.

CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHES
106 — Clemens (WT) pinned Meyer (C), 3:00.
113 — Uhlenhake (C) dec. Taylor (WT), 2-0.
120 — Goeltzeleucher (WT) dec. Dues (AE), 8-6.
126 — Seibert (C) maj. dec. Dickson (S), 10-2.
132 — Schlater (C) dec. Bockey (S), 4-3.
138 — Siefker (DSJ) dec. Bellows (S), 6-2.
145 — Showalter (WT) dec. Vermule (DJ), 8-7.
152 — Martin (DSJ) tech. fall Binkley (DJ), 15-0.
160 — Windle (Ada) pinned Schmidt (C), 1:41.
170 — Buettner (DSJ) tech. fall Hicks (L), 17-0.
182 — Foust (DJ) pinned Selhorst (CG), 5:49.
195 — Huffman (LCC) maj. dec. Woodland (Ada), 8-0.
220 — Post (C) pinned McConnahea (DJ), 2:37.
285 — Vandemark (S) pinned Schroeder (DSJ), 2:54.

THIRD PLACE
182 — Beach (Ada) pinned Gillum (C), 1:55.
220 — Pierce (WT) pinned Pitney (Ada), 4:59.

FIFTH PLACE
132 — Rockhill (Ada) dec. E. Schroeder (CG), 16-13.
170 — Hannah (Ada) dec. Clune (C), 3-2, OT.