Just five Greater Rome Area wrestlers still have a shot at state gold in the Class AA state tournament after the first round was completed this afternoon in Macon.
Armuchee has two wrestlers in the semifinals in Braylen Scoggins (113 pounds) and Thad Moore (152).
Chattooga’s J.J. Blankenship (126) Hayden Burick (132) are still unbeaten in their brackets, while Calhoun’s Donnell Anthony (160) is also into the semifinals.
Jefferson is running away with the team title, already amassing 66 points to just 37.5 for second-place Bremen. Lovett (28) is third.
Armuchee (14) is tied for ninth overall. Chattooga (12) is in 11th place, and Calhoun (7) is tied for 13th.