OFAs five-man contingent in the New York State Wrestling Championships will begin action today at the Times Union Center in Albany.
Leading OFA into the states is freshman Tanner LaPiene at 113 pounds. LaPiene is one of the returning medalists after taking fourth at 99 pounds last year.
He will face sophomore Nolan Foster of Section 2s Hoosic Falls in his first match.
OFA junior Bailey Phelps will meet Albany Academy senior Cam Milliken in the first round while Blue Devil senior Cody Allen David will face fellow senior Angelo Zegrelli of Section 1s Putnam Valley. Senior Alex Cole drew junior Theodore Mapes of Section 9s Highland in his opening match and eighth grader Cordell David will square off with fellow eighth grader Mikey Bruno of Section 1s Putnam Valley.