The Darlington varsity wrestling team finished third at the Arab Invitational in Alabama over the weekend, boasting four individual champions.
The Sonoraville wrestling team showed some big-time resiliency at the Class AAA State Duals in Macon as they fought back after suffering a tough loss on Friday night in the semifinals to earn a third-place finish on Saturday.
The wrestling state duals came to an end Saturday in Macon, but not without a few Floyd County teams placing in the top four of their classification.
They’re not out, but three area teams were faced with some tough opening round match-ups at the GHSA Team Dual State Championships in Macon on Friday.
The Ridgeland Panthers first-ever appearance in the Class AAAA State Duals came to an end in Macon on Friday afternoon, but not before the Black-and-White put up a tremendous fight against Troup County in the consolation bracket.
It was only a few days ago when Pepperell, Armuchee and Trion battled through their respective area duals and qualified for state.
The Ridgeland Panthers advanced in the consolation bracket of the Class AAAA State Duals on Thursday night in Macon with an easy 60-17 win over Baldwin, knocking the Braves home from the tournament with their second loss.
The Ridgeland Panthers' dreams of winning a State Duals title in their first-ever appearance at the tournament came to a heartbreaking end on Thursday afternoon, although their quest for a trophy in Macon still continues.
The Gordon Lee Trojans missed out on a spot in this weekend's Class A State Duals after settling for third place in the Area 3-A Duals at Trion on Tuesday morning.
SUMMERVILLE — Even 30 minutes after his team had won the Area 3-AA Duals title, Pepperell wrestling coach Joe Knight still looked a bit shocked.