Wauseon is heavily favored to defend its title in the 48th annual Northwest Ohio Athletic League Wrestling Tournament, Saturday, Feb. 12, 10 a.m., at Archbold High School.
Third- and fifth-place matches are 5 pm, followed by the championship finals.
The Indians are ranked fifth in the latest Division II state poll. They ended a 26- year drought last year when they won the crown.
The Indians completed the 2010-11 dual match season with a perfect 8-0 record.
Delta was second in the standings with a 7-1 record, followed by Archbold (6-2), Liberty Center (5-3), Bryan (4-4), Swanton (3-5), Evergreen (2-6), Patrick Henry (1-7), and Montpelier (0-8).
Archbold has no defending individual champions, but Jordan Cowell, junior, won an individual championship as a freshman.