Briefs

WRESTLING: Columbian was at the 55th JC Gorman Invite with 35 teams. As a team, the Tornadoes placed seventh. Individually, Corbin Houdeshell was third beating Black River’s Zach Lahood. He is 21-1 this season. Andrew Branson was one of two finalists for TC as he lost the title match to Division I state placer Cody Moosman of Anthony Wayne, 7-3. Branson is 18-3 this season. Caden Blust won the 126-pound title defeating state placer Matt Taylor of Ashland 5-4. Blust is still unbeaten this season at 21-0.

BASKETBALL: Best of the Best Basketball will host skills sessions on consecutive Sundays from 5-6:30 p.m. in Tiffin. Participation in the sessions will lead to spring travel ball opportunities. Sessions will occur Jan. 15 and 29 and Feb. 19 at Tiffin University Heminger Center, and Jan. 22 and Feb. 12 at Columbian High. To register, visit www.bestbasketball.net or text or call (419) 443-5440.