Tim Allen and Zach and Jacob Ison chosen for national mat tourneys

Tim Allen and Tommy Fehring and Zach and Jacob Ison are having and will continue to have a busy summer on the wrestling mats and sidelines.

Allen, head coach of the Amelia wrestling program, has been asked and has accepted to coach the USA Team Ohio Junior Greco-Roman Duals team. The Ohioans will be competing in the national tournament that will take place in Oklahoma City,. Okla., June 25-30.

“They called me!” said Allen who was the Fort Ancient Valley Conference Cardinal Division (FAVC-C) coach of the year for leading the Barons to the FAVC-C championship this year.

“Zach Ison (Batavia head varsity wrestling coach) set it up for me to coach the team…I’m excited, thrilled, and honored.”