PARKERSBURG, W. Va. (WTAP)- Several area wrestlers are returning to Parkersburg as All-Americans after national competitions.
Many wrestlers competed in the National High School Coaches Association Wrestling Nationals in Virginia.
138-pound sophomore John Martin best from Parkersburg High is the national runner-up in that class. He completed an impressive run as an All-American in a field that started with 104 wrestlers.
Parkersburg High senior Stephen Carder claimed sixth place in the nation and earned All-American honors.
Parkersburg South junior heavyweight Louden Haga is the national runner-up following an 8-6 decision.
132-pound sophomore Brayden Roberts takes home seventh place via forfeit by Utah's Stockton O'Brien.
106-pound sophomore Samantha Miller from Parkersburg South competed in the USA Wrestling Girls Folkstyle National Championships in Oklahoma. Samantha claimed eighth place in the field, capturing All-American honors.