SCHS, SCMS Wrestling Update

Wrestling season is underway at Stephens County High School.

The Indians took home third place out of about 20 teams in the King of the Mountain tournament in Hiawassee this past Friday and Saturday.

Devin Burns won the 182-pound weight class and Gary Walker won the 285-pound weight class, all by pins, to lead the Indians during the weekend tourney.

Meanwhile, Corey Kindel at 120 pounds and Jay Stowe at 138 pounds each finished second.

Blake Peeples finished third at 170 pounds and Jake Murray finished fourth at 132 pounds.

Also earning team points were Javon Jones, Devin DeShazer, Nathan Smith, Jose Cannon, Logan Loudermilk, and Gavin Walker.

Moving to the middle school level, the Rebel wrestling team finished in eighth place at this past weekend’s Mustang Classic in Danielsville.

Ty Kellar, Tracey Lowery, and Dylan Defoor all finished first in their respective divisions, while Abby Mitchell, Grant Dye, Garrison Walker, and Michael Seay all finished second place.