PLEASANT HILL — Oakland's Kaleb Oliver won the 170-pound title in the King of the Hill wrestling tournament hosted by Pleasant Hill on Saturday.

Oliver scored a 17-2 technical fall over Mason Buss of Siuslaw in the title match, leading the Oakers to an eighth-place finish in the team standings. Philomath won the team crown with 204.5 points.

Jose Martinez of Douglas placed third at 195 pounds. Other Douglas County wrestlers finishing in the top six included Jayden Henry (182, fourth), Leland Good (152, sixth) and Robert Davis (152, sixth) of Oakland; and Tyler Waldron (126, fifth), Cord Mincher (132, sixth), Ahmed Bransi (152, fourth), Sage Baker (170, fourth) and Russell Lounsbury (170, sixth) of Douglas.

TEAM SCORES — Philomath 204.5, Siuslaw 155, Springfield 136, Sisters 118, Lowell 98, Pleasant Hill 97, Elmira/Crow 82, Oakland 81.5, Douglas 70, Cottage Grove 69, Creswell 48, Churchill 40, Monroe 38, North Lake 15, North Douglas 7.

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