courtesy of M. Craft
The first wrestling match of the season went exceptionally well, with fantastic scores from all players across the board, especially from Ryan Craft, Chuckie Thurman, Seth Ingle, and Daniel Jernigan, who all scored a flawless 5-0. Even with the football players gone, the boys still proved themselves well in the tournament. The final scores for the players are as follows: Ryan Craft went 5-0 with 2 pins, Paxton Smith went 3-2 with no pins, Blake Bryant went 4-1 with 2 pins, Ian Burgett went 3-2 with no pins, Chuckie Thurman went 5-0 with 3 pins, Daniel Jernagin went 5-0 with 3 pins, Dylan Jernagin went 4-1 with no pins, Garrett Stephens had 2 wins and 1 pin, Gage Edgeman 2 wins and 1 pin, Seth Ingle went 5-0 with 4 pins, Drake Parker went 3-2 with 3 pins, and Cameron Stooksbury went 4-1 with 4 pins. The wrestling team went 5-0 and was named the Chick Fil-a Falcon Duels Champion, beating out Brookwood 50-30, West Forsyth 46-23, Dacula 48-32. Habersham Central 63-18, and Monroe Area 52-27. The JV team will wrestle again on Friday, and the varsity team on Monday.