Monday, February 13, 2017

State Traditional Tournament


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The Gator wrestling completed their season with an 8th place finish at the GHSA State Traditional Championship held at the Macon Centreplex in Macon GA, placing 4 out of their 11 qualifiers and having 2 finish in the top 8.  The 2017 Gator state placers are Britton Jones (sr.) at 195 lbs. placing 4th, Brandon Foster (jr.) at 113 lbs. placing 4th, Cole White (sr.) at 152 lbs. placing 5th, and Reese Poole (so.) at 120 lbs. placing 6th. Rick Walker (jr.) at 138 lbs. and Nawin Hyers (jr.) at 182 lbs. each were 1 match away from placing and finished top 8.  For complete individual details and team scores see below.  
You can also watch any match from the GHSA state championships by going to www.trackwrestling.com and clicking on the event 2017 GHSA State Championships. 



2017 GHSA State Championships Results for Ware County
5A-113 - Brandon Foster (63-7) placed 4th and scored 14.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 63-7 won by major decision over Alex Gruenig (Riverwood) 23-9 (MD 14-1)     Quarterfinal - Jaysean Galloway (Clarke Central) 49-17 won by decision over Brandon Foster (Ware County) 63-7 (Dec 10-8)     Cons. Round 2 - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 63-7 won by major decision over Harrison Jaggers (Starrs Mill) 20-20 (MD 11-0)     Cons. Round 3 - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 63-7 won by decision over Luke Frost (Carrollton) 6-4 (Dec 5-4)     Cons. Semi - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 63-7 won in sudden victory - 1 over Michael Parker (Dutchtown) 11-3 (SV-1 3-1)     3rd Place Match - Hunter Daniel (Ola) 41-14 won by decision over Brandon Foster (Ware County) 63-7 (Dec 5-0)
5A-120 - Reese Poole (48-37) placed 6th and scored 10.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Armon Newbill (Hiram) 40-20 won by fall over Reese Poole (Ware County) 48-37 (Fall 1:34)     Cons. Round 1 - Reese Poole (Ware County) 48-37 won by fall over Chase Hartman (Buford) 32-23 (Fall 4:27)     Cons. Round 2 - Reese Poole (Ware County) 48-37 won by fall over Coby Ficklin (Southwest Dekalb) 27-8 (Fall 3:38)     Cons. Round 3 - Reese Poole (Ware County) 48-37 won by decision over Cameron Haynie (Villa Rica) 5-4 (Dec 4-2)     Cons. Semi - Armon Newbill (Hiram) 40-20 won by decision over Reese Poole (Ware County) 48-37 (Dec 6-0)     5th Place Match - Corey Minner (Dutchtown) 35-7 won by decision over Reese Poole (Ware County) 48-37 (Dec 8-7)
5A-126 - Conner White (38-14) place is unknown and scored 1.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Rodre Fears (Southwest Dekalb) 28-9 won by fall over Conner White (Ware County) 38-14 (Fall 1:30)     Cons. Round 1 - Conner White (Ware County) 38-14 won by decision over Xavier Schoot (Statesboro) 22-16 (Dec 6-3)     Cons. Round 2 - Luchiano Jenkins (Stockbridge) 48-15 won by fall over Conner White (Ware County) 38-14 (Fall 2:42)
5A-138 - Rick Walker (35-17) place is unknown and scored 7.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Rick Walker (Ware County) 35-17 won by fall over Joshua Veley (Woodland (Cartersville)) 26-16 (Fall 2:34)     Quarterfinal - Charlie Darracott (Buford) 50-8 won by fall over Rick Walker (Ware County) 35-17 (Fall 3:42)     Cons. Round 2 - Rick Walker (Ware County) 35-17 won by fall over Tyler Webb (Flowery Branch) 4-4 (Fall 1:57)     Cons. Round 3 - Anthony Dawson (Fayette County) 33-5 won by fall over Rick Walker (Ware County) 35-17 (Fall 3:51)
5A-152 - Cole White (58-9) placed 5th and scored 13.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Cole White (Ware County) 58-9 won by fall over Kyle Holley (Hiram) 8-7 (Fall 3:22)     Quarterfinal - Cole White (Ware County) 58-9 won by fall over Wyatt Sladek (Flowery Branch) 5-4 (Fall 3:13)     Semifinal - Trent Ferguson (Buford) 51-12 won by decision over Cole White (Ware County) 58-9 (Dec 6-4)     Cons. Semi - Justin Gittemeier (Union Grove) 34-13 won by fall over Cole White (Ware County) 58-9 (Fall 3:06)     5th Place Match - Cole White (Ware County) 58-9 won by decision over Vance Windon (Starrs Mill) 21-12 (Dec 10-7)
5A-160 - Quay McKinney (24-20) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Tristan Bozoian (Buford) 40-16 won by decision over Quay McKinney (Ware County) 24-20 (Dec 6-1)     Cons. Round 1 - Levi Leach (Walnut Grove) 47-25 won by decision over Quay McKinney (Ware County) 24-20 (Dec 7-0)
5A-170 - Eli Hodge (50-16) place is unknown and scored 4.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Eli Hodge (Ware County) 50-16 won by fall over Jamal Boyd (Cedar Shoals) 4-4 (Fall 2:24)     Quarterfinal - Cooper Roberts (Buford) 47-12 won by fall over Eli Hodge (Ware County) 50-16 (Fall 4:24)     Cons. Round 2 - Gavin Venable (Union Grove) 31-24 won by decision over Eli Hodge (Ware County) 50-16 (Dec 6-5)
5A-182 - Nawin Hyers (50-13) place is unknown and scored 7.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 50-13 won by fall over JT Patton (Loganville) 21-24 (Fall 3:52)     Quarterfinal - Sam Ashway (Kell) 19-0 won by fall over Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 50-13 (Fall 1:55)     Cons. Round 2 - Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 50-13 won by fall over Homero Perez (Villa Rica) 5-4 (Fall 1:11)     Cons. Round 3 - Kori Walker (Veterans) 49-9 won by major decision over Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 50-13 (MD 9-1)
5A-195 - Britton Jones (55-8) placed 4th and scored 17.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Britton Jones (Ware County) 55-8 won by fall over Ethan Howell (Hiram) 31-16 (Fall 2:36)     Quarterfinal - Britton Jones (Ware County) 55-8 won by fall over Tre Storey (Bainbridge) 30-7 (Fall 1:41)     Semifinal - Jack Ness (Buford) 32-5 won by major decision over Britton Jones (Ware County) 55-8 (MD 14-6)     Cons. Semi - Britton Jones (Ware County) 55-8 won by major decision over Will Foster (Hampton) 27-13 (MD 11-1)     3rd Place Match - Nathan Woolf (Kell) 37-8 won by decision over Britton Jones (Ware County) 55-8 (Dec 6-3)
5A-220 - Zay Taylor (34-16) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - John Downing (Buford) 18-16 won by fall over Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-16 (Fall 5:14)     Cons. Round 1 - Wyderius Andrews (Griffin) 9-6 won by major decision over Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-16 (MD 12-3)
5A-285 - James Lucas (3-4) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.     Champ. Round 1 - Martez Hudson (Carrollton) 5-2 won by fall over James Lucas (Ware County) 3-4 (Fall 0:16)     Cons. Round 1 - Chris Georgia (Warner Robins) 14-15 won by fall over James Lucas (Ware County) 3-4 (Fall 2:56)
38. Griffin 2.0



Team Scores 5A
1. Buford 243.5
2. Union Grove 160.02. Woodland (Cartersville) 160.0
4. Cass 117.0
5. Ola 103.5
6. Clarke Central 95.5
7. Carrollton 91.5
8. Ware County 73.0
9. Veterans 68.0
10. Kell 64.0
11. Whitewater 53.0
12. Starrs Mill 52.0
13. Locust Grove 50.5
14. Fayette County 38.0
15. Bainbridge 34.0
16. East Paulding 31.0
16. Hampton 31.0
18. Southwest Dekalb 28.0
19. Dutchtown 27.0
20. Flowery Branch 25.5
21. Lithonia 21.0
22. Arabia Mountain 20.0
22. Rome 20.0
24. Morrow 19.0
25. Harris County 18.0
26. Decatur 16.0
26. Hiram 16.0
28. Jones County 15.0
29. Walnut Grove 14.5
30. Stockbridge 14.0
31. Warner Robins 8.0
32. Thomas Co. Central 7.0
32. Villa Rica 7.0
32. Woodland (Stockbridge) 7.0
35. New Hampstead 5.0
35. South Effingham 5.0
37. Riverwood 4.0
38. Loganville 2.0
40. Statesboro 1.0
41. Cedar Shoals 0.0
41. Johnson 0.0
41. McIntosh 0.0

41. Miller Grove 0.0

Monday, February 6, 2017

11 State Qualifiers!

The Ware Co. Gators took all 14 weight classes to the AAAAA Sectional state qualifying tournament held at Veterans HS on Friday and Saturday 2/3/17 – 2/4/17 and placed 11 wrestlers in the top 8 who will move on to the state championship next Thursday – Saturday at the Macon Centreplex in Macon GA.  There were 24 teams represented at the tournament and the top 8 in each weight class from each section, A and B, will compete in the state championship tournament.  Qualifying for the Gators were Cole White (sr.) 152 lbs. placing 1st, Brandon Foster (jr.) 113 lbs. placing 3rd, Britton Jones (sr.) 195 lbs. placing 3rd,   Conner White (fr.) 126 lbs. placing 5th, Rick Walker (jr.) 138 lbs. placing 5th, Eli Hodge (jr.) 170 lbs. placing 5th, Nawin Hyers (jr.) 182 lbs. placing 5th, Zay Taylor (so.) 220 lbs. placing 5th, Reese Poole (so.) 120 lbs. placing 7th, James Lucas (jr.) 285 lbs. placing 7th, and Quay McKinney (so.) 160 lbs. placing 8th.  



The state tournament details and schedule can be found at www.ghsa.net  Individual results are listed below:

GHSA Class 5A - A Sectional Results for Ware County
106 - Ethan Frye
    Champ. Round 1 - Jackson McNeil (Harris Co.) 41-8 won by fall over Ethan Frye (Ware County) 10-19 (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 1 - Ethan Frye (Ware County) 10-19 received a bye () (Bye)
    Cons. Round 2 - Garrett Phillips (Ola) 35-13 won by fall over Ethan Frye (Ware County) 10-19 (Fall 1:50)
    Cons. Round 3 - Gabe Hardy (Statesboro) 18-10 won by decision over Ethan Frye (Ware County) 10-19 (Dec 7-1)

113 - Brandon Foster placed 3rd
    Champ. Round 1 - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 59-5 received a bye () (Bye)
    Quarterfinal - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 59-5 won by decision over Hunter Daniel (Ola) 36-13 (Dec 8-3)
    Semifinal - Michael Parker (Dutchtown) 8-1 won by decision over Brandon Foster (Ware County) 59-5 (Dec 5-2)
    Cons. Semi - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 59-5 won by major decision over Kasey Baynon (Statesboro) 37-11 (MD 11-2)
    3rd Place Match - Brandon Foster (Ware County) 59-5 won by fall over Keagen McCartha (Whitewater) 3-2 (Fall 1:54)

120 - Reese Poole placed 7th
    Champ. Round 1 - Reese Poole (Ware County) 45-34 received a bye () (Bye)

    Quarterfinal - Corey Minner (Dutchtown) 31-5 won by decision over Reese Poole (Ware County) 45-34 (Dec 8-3)
    Cons. Round 2 - Reese Poole (Ware County) 45-34 won by fall over Logan Prince (Thomas Co. Central) 5-16 (Fall 1:50)
    Cons. Round 3 - Desmond Stephenson (Stockbridge) 46-19 won by decision over Reese Poole (Ware County) 45-34 (Dec 8-5)
    7th Place Match - Reese Poole (Ware County) 45-34 won by fall over Joseph Ferarro (Starrs Mill) 13-22 (Fall 3:17)

126 - Conner White placed 5th
    Champ. Round 1 - Byron Fleming (Ola) 47-14 won by major decision over Conner White (Ware County) 37-12 (MD 14-3)
    Cons. Round 1 - Conner White (Ware County) 37-12 won by decision over Soloman Mitchell (Veterans) 8-14 (Dec 5-2)
    Cons. Round 2 - Conner White (Ware County) 37-12 won by fall over Thomas Davis (Bainbridge) 9-20 (Fall 3:23)
    Cons. Round 3 - Conner White (Ware County) 37-12 won by fall over Bryson Yarley (Thomas Co. Central) 12-18 (Fall 4:36)
    Cons. Semi - Byron Fleming (Ola) 47-14 won by major decision over Conner White (Ware County) 37-12 (MD 15-3)
    5th Place Match - Conner White (Ware County) 37-12 won by forfeit over Brady Massey (Union Grove) 39-10 (For.)


132 - Cannon White
    Champ. Round 1 - Nolan Crowe (Thomas Co. Central) 24-11 won by major decision over Cannon White (Ware County) 7-16 (MD 16-2)
    Cons. Round 1 - Cannon White (Ware County) 7-16 won by decision over Nick Greiff (McIntosh) 0-2 (Dec 10-7)
    Cons. Round 2 - Colton Blount (Jones County) 36-12 won by decision over Cannon White (Ware County) 7-16 (Dec 8-5)
    Cons. Round 3 - Joseph Roberson (Statesboro) 15-14 won by major decision over Cannon White (Ware County) 7-16 (MD 16-6)

138 - Rick Walker placed 5th
    Champ. Round 1 - Rick Walker (Ware County) 33-15 won by fall over Nigel Jenkins (Morrow) 9-12 (Fall 2:53)
    Quarterfinal - Rick Walker (Ware County) 33-15 won by decision over Nick Nelson (Jones County) 32-13 (Dec 5-3)
    Semifinal - Anthony Dawson (Fayette County) 29-3 won by decision over Rick Walker (Ware County) 33-15 (Dec 6-3)
    Cons. Semi - Dylan Burton (Dutchtown) 28-6 won by decision over Rick Walker (Ware County) 33-15 (Dec 12-11)
    5th Place Match - Rick Walker (Ware County) 33-15 won by decision over Jahi Deloach (Woodland (Stockbridge)) 36-14 (Dec 7-3)








145 - Austin Sweat
    Champ. Round 1 - Austin Sweat (Ware County) 38-17 won by fall over Parker Dixon (Thomas Co. Central) 1-4 (Fall 5:40)
    Quarterfinal - Benjamin Runyan (Starrs Mill) 22-12 won by fall over Austin Sweat (Ware County) 38-17 (Fall 5:32)
    Cons. Round 2 - Tim Crenshaw (Stockbridge) 47-15 won by decision over Austin Sweat (Ware County) 38-17 (Dec 5-3)
    Cons. Round 3 - Mark Fortney (Warner Robins) 32-12 won by fall over Austin Sweat (Ware County) 38-17 (Fall 3:28)

152 - Cole White placed 1st

    Champ. Round 1 - Cole White (Ware County) 55-7 won by fall over Christan Nix (Thomas Co. Central) 3-5 (Fall 5:31)
    Quarterfinal - Cole White (Ware County) 55-7 won by fall over Devon Dawson (Fayette County) 3-2 (Fall 5:16)
    Semifinal - Cole White (Ware County) 55-7 won by fall over Gabriel Floyd (Warner Robins) 35-7 (Fall 5:16)
    1st Place Match - Cole White (Ware County) 55-7 won by tech fall over Vance Windon (Starrs Mill) 19-9 (TF-1.5 6:00 (15-0))

 160 - Quay McKinney (24-18) placed 8th and scored 0.00 team points.
    Champ. Round 1 - Quay McKinney (Ware County) 24-18 won by decision over Derek Harmsen (Union Grove) 27-19 (Dec 5-0)
    Quarterfinal - Chase Smith (Whitewater) 8-3 won by fall over Quay McKinney (Ware County) 24-18 (Fall 1:40)
    Cons. Round 2 - Quay McKinney (Ware County) 24-18 won by decision over John Haury (Ola) 24-22 (Dec 7-6)
    Cons. Round 3 - Hunter Fleming (Locust Grove) 21-8 won by fall over Quay McKinney (Ware County) 24-18 (Fall 1:46)
    7th Place Match - Justin Jordan (Dutchtown) 30-3 won by major decision over Quay McKinney (Ware County) 24-18 (MD 8-0)

170 - Eli Hodge placed 5th
    Champ. Round 1 - Eli Hodge (Ware County) 49-14 received a bye () (Bye)
    Quarterfinal - Eli Hodge (Ware County) 49-14 won by fall over Aubrey Hawkins (Locust Grove) 27-18 (Fall 3:37)
    Semifinal - Ian Darling (Starrs Mill) 31-3 won by fall over Eli Hodge (Ware County) 49-14 (Fall 3:19)
    Cons. Semi - Musa Ali (Whitewater) 5-1 won by fall over Eli Hodge (Ware County) 49-14 (Fall 5:47)
    5th Place Match - Eli Hodge (Ware County) 49-14 won by fall over Grady Lee (Harris Co. Co.) 21-12 (Fall 5:04)

182 - Nawin Hyers placed 5th
    Champ. Round 1 - Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 48-11 won in sudden victory - 1 over Kristian Steed (Hampton) 13-18 (SV-1 10-8)
    Quarterfinal - Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 48-11 won by fall over Cohen Perry () 36-13 (Fall 5:05)
    Semifinal - Champ Leddon (Locust Grove) 36-1 won by fall over Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 48-11 (Fall 4:41)
    Cons. Semi - Andrew Curry (Ola) 32-10 won by decision over Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 48-11 (Dec 9-4)
    5th Place Match - Nawin Hyers (Ware County) 48-11 won by major decision over Cohen Perry () 36-13 (MD 12-3)


195 - Britton Jones placed 3rd
    Champ. Round 1 - Britton Jones (Ware County) 52-6 won by fall over Tim House (Dutchtown) 14-10 (Fall 2:38)
    Quarterfinal - Britton Jones (Ware County) 52-6 won by fall over Bryan Beckwith (Thomas Co. Central) 11-22 (Fall 0:25)
    Semifinal - Camden Johnson (Union Grove) 34-1 won by fall over Britton Jones (Ware County) 52-6 (Fall 4:34)
    Cons. Semi - Britton Jones (Ware County) 52-6 won by fall over Christian Vermilyea (Whitewater) 6-2 (Fall 3:35)
    3rd Place Match - Britton Jones (Ware County) 52-6 won by fall over John Sledge (Ola) 18-31 (Fall 3:01)

220 - Zay Taylor placed 5th
    Champ. Round 1 - Evan Head (Ola) 4-1 won by decision over Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-14 (Dec 6-2)
    Cons. Round 1 - Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-14 won by fall over Grayson Samples (Whitewater) 0-2 (Fall 1:34)
    Cons. Round 2 - Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-14 won by fall over Sam Bish (Warner Robins) 38-6 (Fall 3:02)
    Cons. Round 3 - Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-14 won by fall over Wyderius Andrews (Griffin) 8-4 (Fall 1:05)
    Cons. Semi - Evan Head (Ola) 4-1 won by decision over Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-14 (Dec 4-0)
    5th Place Match - Zay Taylor (Ware County) 34-14 won by decision over Donovan Suwinski (Woodland (Stockbridge)) 19-3 (Dec 9-5)

285 - James Lucas placed 7th

    Champ. Round 1 - Lucas Char (McIntosh) 2-3 won in sudden victory - 1 over James Lucas (Ware County) 3-2 (SV-1 4-2)
    Cons. Round 1 - James Lucas (Ware County) 3-2 won by fall over Trevor Smith (Locust Grove) 32-16 (Fall 5:19)
    Cons. Round 2 - James Lucas (Ware County) 3-2 won in tie breaker - 1 over Maverick Conner (South Effingham) 18-11 (TB-1 7-4)
    Cons. Round 3 - Chris Georgia (Warner Robins) 12-13 won by fall over James Lucas (Ware County) 3-2 (Fall 2:28)
    7th Place Match - James Lucas (Ware County) 3-2 won by fall over Lucas Char (McIntosh) 2-3 (Fall 4:38)



Sunday, January 29, 2017

Area 2AAAAA Traditional Tournament



The Gator wrestling team captured the 2017 Area 2AAAAA Traditional wrestling championship held at New Hampstead High School on Saturday dominating the field with 10 individual champions, one 2nd place finish, two 3rd place finishes, and one 4th place finish.  The teams competing were Ware Co., Statesboro, South Effingham, and New Hampstead.  The top 4 in each weight class will move on to the sectional tournament to be held Feb. 3 – 4 at Veterans High School.  
Visit www.ghsa.net for sectional tournament information and sectional brackets.  
Individual results listed below:


106 - Ethan Frye (Fr) 3rd place Record 1-1 Round 1 Loss vs Statesboro (Pin 3:04) Round 2 Win vs New Hampstead (Pin 3:52)
113 - Brandon Foster (Jr) Champion Record 1-0 Round 1 Bye Round 2 Win vs Statesboro (Dec 9-4)
120- Reese Poole (So) Champion Record 2-0 Round 1 Win vs New Hampstead (Pin 51 sec) Round 2 Win vs Statesboro (Maj Dec 9-1)
126 - Conner White (Fr) Runner-Up Record 1-1 Round 1 Win vs New Hampstead (Pin 3:47) Round 2 Loss vs Stateboro (Maj Dec 9-0)
132 - Cannon White (Fr) 4th place Record 1-1 Round 1 Loss vs Statesboro (Maj Dec 16-8) Round 2 Win vs South Effingham (Pin 4:52)
138 - Rick Walker (Jr) Champion Record 1-0 Round 1 Bye Round 2 Win vs South Effingham (Pin 51 sec)
145 - Austin Sweat (Jr) Champion Record 2-0 Round 1 Win vs South Effingham (Pin 3:05) Round 2 Win vs Statesboro (Pin 3:13)
152 - Cole White (Sr) Champion Record 2-0 Round 1 Win vs Statesboro (Pin 3:44) Round 2 Win vs South Effingham (Maj Dec 15-2)
160 - Quay McKinney (So) Champion Record 2-0 Round 1 Win vs Statesboro (Pin 3:28) Round 2 Win vs South Effingham (Dec 7-2)
170 - Eli Hodge (Jr) Champion Record 2-0 Round 1 Win vs Statesboro (Pin 1:49) Round 2 Win vs South Effingham (Pin 45 sec)
182 - Nawin Hyers (Jr) Champion Record 1-0 Round 1 Bye Round 2 Win vs South Effingham (Pin 42 sec)
195 - Britton Jones (Sr) Champion Record 2-0 Round 1 Win vs Statesboro (Pin 2:41) Round 2 Win vs South Effingham (Pin 17 sec)
220 - Zay Taylor (So) Champion Record 2-0 Round 1 Win vs South Effingham (Pin 2:26) Round 2 Win vs Statesboro (Pin 3:36)
HW - James Lucas (Jr) 4th place Record 0-2 Round 1 Loss vs Statesboro (Pin 3:04) Round 2 Loss vs South Effingham (Dec 5-2)





























Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Ware County Wrestling Results Sweet Onion Memorial 1/20/17 – 1/21/17

The Ware Co. Gator Wrestling team competed in the Sweet Onion Memorial Traditional Tournament hosted by Toombs Co. HS on Friday and Saturday placing 6th as a team out of 27 teams that entered.  The Gators only entered 12 of the 14 weight classes in the tournament.  The Gators placed 5 wrestlers including Brandon Foster (jr) placing 2nd with a record of 3 – 1 for the day, Cole White (sr) placing 2nd with a record 3 – 1 for the day, Eli Hodge (jr) placing 3rd with a record of 4 – 1 for the day, Zay Taylor (so) placing 3rd with a record of 4 – 1 for the day, and Rick Walker placing 6th with a record of 3 – 3 for the day. 





The Gators will be wrestling in the Area 2AAAAA traditional Championship this Saturday 1/28/17 hosted by New Hampstead HS. 
Wrestling will begin at 10:00 am.  

Individual and team results are listed below:

Sweet Onion Memorial Results for Ware
106 - Ethan Frye
    Champ. Round 1 - Ethan Frye (Ware) won by forfeit over Tri`Quavious Moye (Dublin) (For.)
    Champ. Round 2 - John Watts (Coffee) won by tech fall over Ethan Frye (Ware) (TF-(23-5))
    Cons. Round 2 - Ethan Frye (Ware) received a bye (Bye)
    Cons. Round 3 - Kevin Burns (Screven) won by fall over Ethan Frye (Ware) (Fall 0:00)

113 - Brandon Foster placed 2nd
    Champ. Round 1 - Brandon Foster (Ware) received a bye () (Bye)
    Champ. Round 2 - Brandon Foster (Ware) won by decision over Lucas Miller (W Laurens)(Dec 4-0)
    Quarterfinal - Brandon Foster (Ware) won by fall over Bryan Cruz (Jeff Davis) (Fall 0:00)
    Semifinal - Brandon Foster (Ware) won by major decision over Rodney Meeks (Treutlen) (MD 11-3)
    1st Place Match - Todd Cater (Pierce) won by decision over Brandon Foster (Ware) (Dec 6-4)

120 - Conner White
    Champ. Round 1 - Conner White (Ware) won by fall over Adrianna Harris (Telfair) (Fall 0:00)
    Champ. Round 2 - Conner White (Ware) won by maj. dec. over Devante Sampson(VidaliaB)(MD 12-1)
    Quarterfinal - Ricardo Santana (Toombs A)won by maj. dec. over Conner White (Ware)(MD 9-0)
    Cons. Round 4 - Conner White (Ware)won by maj. dec over Zach Barrow (Montgomery) (MD 12-2)
    Cons. Round 5 - Johnny Burgess (Turner)won by tech fall over Conner White (Ware) (TF (18-0))

126 - Reese Poole
    Champ. Round 1 - Reese Poole (Ware) won by fall over Kahlil Jones (Vidalia B) (Fall 0:00)
    Champ. Round 2 - Mark Coley (Turner) won by fall over Reese Poole (Ware) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 2 - Reese Poole (Ware) won by fall over Brandon Aguirre (Appling) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 3 - Austin Herndon (Jeff Davis) won by decision over Reese Poole (Ware) (Dec 6-3)

132 - Cannon White
    Champ. Round 1 - Cannon White (Ware) won by fall over Matthew Womack (Pierce) (Fall 0:00)
    Champ. Round 2 - Payton Brooks (Treutlen)won by fall over Cannon White (Ware) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 2 - Cannon White (Ware) won by fall over Cooper Smith (Screven) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 3 - Darrell Smith (East Laurens) won by fall over Cannon White (Ware) (Fall 0:00)

138 - Rick Walker placed 6th
    Champ. Round 1 - Rick Walker (Ware) won by decision over Timmy Brinson (Colquitt) (Dec 6-4)
    Champ. Round 2 - Rick Walker (Ware) won by fall over Alex Richter (Turner) (Fall 0:00)
    Quarterfinal - Travis Webb (Valdosta) won by fall over Rick Walker (Ware) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 4 - Rick Walker (Ware) won by tech fall over Trent Morris (Treutlen) (TF (18-3))
    Cons. Round 5 - Rick Walker (Ware) won by decision over Joe Cowart (Toombs A)(Dec 11-10)
    Cons. Semi - Justin Hall (Toombs A) won by fall over Rick Walker (Ware) (Fall 0:00)
    5th Place Match - Cory Braddy (Vidalia A)won by decision over Rick Walker (Ware) (Dec 6-3)

145 - Austin Sweat
    Champ. Round 1 - Austin Sweat (Ware) won by fall over Kemond Smith (Telfair) (Fall 0:00)
    Champ. Round 2 - Austin Sweat (Ware) won by forfeit over A`daunte Bivens (Calvary Day) (For.)
    Quarterfinal - Francisco Delamora (Jeff Davis) won by fall over Austin Sweat (Ware) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 4 - Tyler McDonald (Dodge) won by decision over Austin Sweat (Ware) (Dec 7-6)

152 - Cole White placed 2nd
    Champ. Round 1 - Cole White (Ware) received a bye (Bye)
    Champ. Round 2 - Cole White (Ware) won by fall over Colby Covington (Appling) (Fall 0:00)
    Quarterfinal - Cole White (Ware)won by fall over Michael Thomsen (West Laurens) (Fall 0:00)
    Semifinal - Cole White (Ware) won by decision over Victor Castanon (Colquitt) (Dec 15-8)
    1st Place Match - Blake Fuller (Osceola) won by major decision over Cole White (Ware) (MD 9-0)

160 - Quay McKinney
    Champ. Round 1 - Jarrod Cannon (Dodge) won by fall over Quay McKinney (Ware) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 1 - Quay McKinney (Ware) received a bye () (Bye)
    Cons. Round 2 - Quay McKinney (Ware) won by fall over Wylde Wilkerson (Veterans) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 3 - Quay McKinney (Ware) won by major decision over Brandon Hall(ToombsB)(MD15-4)
    Cons. Round 4 - Kade Mills (Jeff Davis) won by decision over Quay McKinney (Ware) (Dec 3-0)

170 - Eli Hodge placed 3rd
    Champ. Round 1 - Eli Hodge (Ware) received a bye () (Bye)
    Champ. Round 2 - Eli Hodge (Ware) won by fall over Caleb Taylor (Brantley) (Fall 0:00)
    Quarterfinal - Eli Hodge (Ware) won by decision over Jonathan Morales (Toombs A) (Dec 8-6)
    Semifinal - Chris Jones (Vidalia A) won by decision over Eli Hodge (Ware) (Dec 13-10)
    Cons. Semi - Eli Hodge (Ware) won by fall over Stan McCoy (Treutlen) (Fall 0:00)
    3rd Place Match - Eli Hodge (Ware) won by decision over Jalen Leary (Calvary Day) (Dec 8-5)

220 - Zay Taylor placed 3rd
    Champ. Round 1 - Zay Taylor (Ware) received a bye () (Bye)
    Champ. Round 2 - Zay Taylor (Ware) won by fall over Ryan Mell (Calvary Day) (Fall 0:00)
    Quarterfinal - Zay Taylor (Ware) won by fall over Ty McRae (Dublin) (Fall 0:00)
    Semifinal - Christian Brantley (East Laurens) won by decision over Zay Taylor (Ware)(Dec 9-3)
    Cons. Semi - Zay Taylor (Ware) won by fall over Boris Espinosa (Osceola) (Fall 0:00)
    3rd Place Match - Zay Taylor (Ware) won by decision over Dominique Harrell (Valdosta) (Dec 3-1)

285 - Otis Robinson
    Champ. Round 1 - Otis Robinson (Ware) received a bye () (Bye)
    Champ. Round 2 - Joseph Horne (West Laurens) won by fall over Otis Robinson (Ware) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 2 - Otis Robinson (Ware) won by fall over Harrison Sheeler (Jeff Davis) (Fall 0:00)
    Cons. Round 3 - Otis Robinson (Ware) won by forfeit over Joshua Henry (Vidalia B) (For.)







Team Scores
1. 
Veterans 
201.5
2. 
Valdosta 
179.5
3. 
Fitzgerald 
171.0
4. 
Osceola 
167.5
5. 
Toombs A 
154.0
6. 
Ware 
148.5
7. 
West Laurens 
134.0
8. 
Pierce 
129.0
9. 
Colquitt 
112.0
10. 
Vidalia A 
111.5
11. 
Coffee 
111.0
12. 
Dodge 
102.0
13. 
Treutlen 
100.0
14. 
Turner 
81.0
15. 
East Laurens 
78.0
16. 
Telfair 
66.5
17. 
Screven 
66.0
18. 
Dublin 
64.5
19. 
Brantley 
55.0
20. 
Appling 
47.0
21. 
Calvary Day 
45.0
22. 
Jeff Davis 
43.5
23. 
Toombs B 
26.0
24. 
Montgomery County 
24.0
25. 
Swainsboro 
13.0
26. 
Vidalia B 
9.0
27. 
McIntosh County  
3.0