All told, Darlington will be sending eight wrestlers to sectionals.
In AA action, Floyd County will be sending a total of 13 wrestlers to next weekend’s event.
In addition to the four area champs — Scoggins, Chastain, Moore and Collins — the list will also include the following individuals who earned top four finishes:
PEPPERELL: Derek Combs (third, 120), Cory Johnson (fourth, 126) and David Boaz (third, 285);
MODEL: Walker Williams (second, 145), Dustin Rogers (second, 138) Dakota Willerson ( fourth, 195) and Lance Morris (third, 220).
COOSA: Michael Haas (fourth, 120) and Kaleb Ogles (second, 285);
ARMUCHEE: Easton Mathis (fourth, 106).
Also headed to sectionals next weekend will be 16 individuals who will be alternates in their respective classes after finishing either fifth or sixth on Saturday.
Pepperell’s Deonte Morgan, Zach Brumbelow, Austin Adams, Hunter Boyken, Zachary Diggs and Jacob Walker.
Model’s CJ Garrett, Trent Blakenship, Tyrell Turner and Andrew Strickland.
Armuchee’s Charlie Waters, PJ Broome, Brody Everett and Branden New;
Coosa’s Dani Matul and Calvin Love;
In other wrestling action news from Saturday:
In addition to the successful showings by the Floyd County representatives, numerous other individuals from Greater Rome advanced through the area event and qualified for state.
The list includes four invidivual champions from the Area 3-AA meet.
Chattooga had three first-place winners — Bradon Brown (120), JJ Blakenship (126) and Hyden Burdick (132) — along with Calhoun’s Donnell Anthony (160).
Others who will be headed to state include:
Chattooga: Shawn Brown (third, 106), Seth Osley (fourth, 138), Donovan Dallas (fourth, 145),
Calhoun: Jason Orellans (fourth, 113), Logan Knight (fourth, 132), Chandler Quinn (third, 138), Aaron Pass (fourth, 152), Will Conley (second, 170), Luke Green (third, 182), Dustin Harris (second, 220)
Qualifying for state as alternates were:
Chattooga: Blake Housch (sixth 113), Nic York (sixth, 152)
Calhoun: Aaron Aguirre (fifth, 106), Brandon Clark (sixth, 126), Eduardo Aguilar (fifth, 195).