Val-Co League District Four-AA District Four-3A From the Val-Co's first tournament in 1978 un- til 1983, Philomath High School fielded the top teams in the league. During this time, Philomath's Kevin Sterba won two state titles, the only league wrestlers to do so. In 1984, Central took over leadership of the league, with Philomath right behind. Philomath re- gained league supremacy in 1992. In 1995, Willamina moved up to the Val-Co League. After dominating the 2A state tournament for three years, they quickly established themselves as king- pins in this 3A district. At the state tournament, they were denied the state team title by only one and a half points. However, Dustin Leno did win his fourth indi- vidual crown at the state champiopnships.
Central 1983-1994, 2003-2006 Central Linn 1978-1986 Colton 1987-1988 Elmira 1978-1982 Jefferson 1983-1990, 1995-1998 Junction City 1978-1982 Newport 1978-1982, 1994-2006 Philomath 1978-2006