Friday, March 8, 2013


Congratulations to Ware County Wrestlers and Coach E for GNWA Award Nominations!  

Coach of the Year Nominees

Joe Eichfield- Ware Co

Kasey Hanley- Banks Co
Jim Haskins- Pope
Sam Snider- Gilmer

Breakout Team Nominees

Athens Christian- 4th at Traditionals
Banks Co- State Duals Champs, 3rd at Traditionals
Buford- 4th at Traditionals
Ware Co- 4th State Duals, 2nd at Traditionals
From :

On behalf of the GNWA, GHSA and Team Georgia we would like to congratulate you on your State Championship accomplishment. 

On March 10th, 2013 we will be having the annual High School Wrestling Award Show at The Rialto Theater in Atlanta. We will be honoring all of Georgia’s High School State Champions and presenting stand out awards in several categories. Freshman, sophomore, junior and senior of the year, Break out wrestler of the year, The Hage award for most dominant wrestler and several other awards honoring Georgia’s standout wrestlers from the 2012/2013 season. 

There will be a private drop in catered reception for all the state champions, their head coaches, award nominees and their families. All state champions, award nominees and their head coaches may attend for free; each additional party member may purchase a ticket at the venue for $15. The reception will start at 4PM and continue until 5:15PM. The award show will start promptly at 5:30PM. 

THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Trade your singlet in for a suit for one night and rub shoulders with some of Georgia’s legends from past and present. We look forward to your attendance for this special night honoring Georgia’s wrestling stars as they deserve to be. 

When: Sunday, March 10th 2013
Location: The Rialto Theater - 180 Forsyth St NW Atlanta, GA 30303
Time: 4:00PM - Private drop in reception 
5:00PM - Doors open to the public 
5:30PM - Award Show Begins 
Dress: Formal
Cost: State Champions, Award Nominees and their Head coaches – Free
General Admission Ticket - $15

Join us for this event honoring Georgia’s finest wrestlers and coaches.

Cliff Fretwell

Go to for complete nominations list and more info!