Sunday, January 13, 2019

Gators are 3Peat Region Champs!

Ware Co. Wrestling Results
Region 2 AAAAA Championship
Hosted by South Effingham High School
1/12/19

The Gator wrestling team won their 3rd straight region dual championship Saturday outscoring the competition 134 – 12 losing only 4 matches on the day.  In the pigtail round, Wayne Co. wrestled New Hampstead losing a close dual, pairing up New Hampstead with the Gators in the semifinals.  The Gators dominated New Hampstead in the semis 66 – 12 advancing the Gators to the finals. Statesboro HS beat South Effingham in the semis putting the Blue Devils in the finals with Ware Co.  The Gators ran through the Devils 68 – 12 earning Ware Co. the region title and sending the Gators to the State Dual Championship next Thursday – Saturday. The state championship will be held at the Macon Centreplex in Macon GA.  The tournament schedule can be found at https://www.ghsa.net/team-dual-wrestling-state-jan-17-19  Complete dual results are attached.



Ware vs. New Hampstead: Ware 66 New Hampstead 12
WeightNameWin/LossResultScore
106Anthony PhillipsWinForfeit
113Ethan FryeWin Fall2:29
120Grayson SmithWin Fall 47 sec
126Reese PooleWinFall3:29
132Dustin VarnedoreWinForfeit
138Mosies ButlerWinTech Fall17-2
145Kooper ThomasWinDec6-4
152Cannon WhiteWinMaj Dec18-6
160Conner WhiteWinFall29 sec
170Nick FeltonWinFall 20 sec
182Jesus HernandezWinFall1:43
195Joshdavid VoLossFall3:40
220Zay TaylorWinForfeit
285Izzy SmallsLossFall4:13
Ware vs. Statesboro: Ware 68 Statesboro 12
WeightNameWin/LossResultScore
106Anthony PhillipsWinFall1:50
113Ethan FryeWin Fall3:59
120Grayson SmithWin Fall 4:16
126Reese PooleWinFall1:15
132Dustin VarnedoreWinFall3:40
138Mosies ButlerWinTech Fall17-2
145Kooper ThomasWinDec9-4
152Cannon WhiteWinFall1:57
160Conner WhiteWinFall5:47
170Nick FeltonLossFall 5:30
182Jesus HernandezLossFall1:58
195Joshdavid VoWinFall1:02
220Zay TaylorWinFall1:35
285Izzy SmallsWinFall5:03

Sunday, January 6, 2019

2nd place finish for the Gators at the Colquitt Packer Invitational!


The Gator wrestling team finished 2nd of 16 teams in the 2nd Annual Packer Classic hosted by Colquitt Co. HS on Saturday 1/5/19.  Colquitt finished best in the field of 16 followed by Ware Co., Coffee Co., Lowndes Co., and Tift Co. in the top 5.  The Gators had 10 of 13 wrestling for medals finishing with two 2nd place finishes, one 3rd place finish, one 4th place finish, one 5th place finish, and four 6th place finishes.  

The Gators will travel to Pierce Co. on Tuesday 1/8/19.  Wrestling will begin at 5:00 PM.  


Packer Classic Varsity 106
Ethan Frye's place is 2nd and has scored 20.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Ethan Frye (Ware Co) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Quarterfinal - Ethan Frye (Ware Co) won by fall over Jared Collum (Colquitt County) (Fall 6:44)
  • Semifinal - Ethan Frye (Ware Co) won by decision over Dominic DiTomasso (Lowndes High School) (Dec 4-0)
  • 1st Place Match - David Burgess (Thomas County Central HS) won by fall over Ethan Frye (Ware Co) (Fall 5:58)
Packer Classic Varsity 113
Anthony Phillips's place is unknown and has scored 3.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Anthony Phillips (Ware Co) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Quarterfinal - Quay Goldsborough (Tift Co High school) won by fall over Anthony Phillips (Ware Co) (Fall 0:16)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Anthony Phillips (Ware Co) won by fall over Luke Emmons (Bainbridge) (Fall 3:59)
  • Cons. Semi - Ethan Gilbert (Lowndes High School) won by fall over Anthony Phillips (Ware Co) (Fall 1:40)
Packer Classic Varsity 120
Grayson Smith's place is unknown and has scored 0.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Grayson Smith (Ware Co) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Quarterfinal - Heath Massey (Colquitt County) won by fall over Grayson Smith (Ware Co) (Fall 1:58)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Grayson Smith (Ware Co) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Cons. Semi - Zachary Schultz (Lee County) won by decision over Grayson Smith (Ware Co) (Dec 10-4)
Packer Classic Varsity 126
Reese Poole's place is 2nd and has scored 22.5 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Reese Poole (Ware Co) won by tech fall over Tyler Inman (Cook Co) (TF 18-2)
  • Quarterfinal - Reese Poole (Ware Co) won by fall over Austen Cooper (Brantley County HS) (Fall 1:40)
  • Semifinal - Reese Poole (Ware Co) won by major decision over Nic Jordan (Fitzgerald) (Maj 13-4)
  • 1st Place Match - Ethan Dooley (Lee County) won by decision over Reese Poole (Ware Co) (Dec 13-11)
Packer Classic Varsity 126
Dustin Varnadore's place is unknown and has scored 1.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Dustin Varnadore (Ware Co) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Quarterfinal - Ethan Dooley (Lee County) won by fall over Dustin Varnadore (Ware Co) (Fall 5:32)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Dustin Varnadore (Ware Co) won by decision over Tyler Inman (Cook Co) (Dec 11-9)
  • Cons. Semi - David Riley (Colquitt County) won in sudden victory - 1 over Dustin Varnadore (Ware Co) (SV-1 8-6)
Packer Classic Varsity 132
Mosies Butler's place is unknown and has scored 6.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Mosies Butler (Ware Co) won by major decision over Bryson Yarley (Thomas County Central HS) (Maj 18-6)
  • Quarterfinal - Timothy Brinson (Colquitt County) won by fall over Mosies Butler (Ware Co) (Fall 0:40)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Mosies Butler (Ware Co) won by fall over Jake Murray (Berrien County) (Fall 3:30)
  • Cons. Semi - Nolan Smith (Coffee) won by decision over Mosies Butler (Ware Co) (Dec 10-4)
Packer Classic Varsity 138
Banner Thomas's place is 4th and has scored 13.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Banner Thomas (Ware Co) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Quarterfinal - Banner Thomas (Ware Co) won by fall over Kendall Glover (Bainbridge) (Fall 4:48)
  • Semifinal - Phin Johnson (Lee County) won by decision over Banner Thomas (Ware Co) (Dec 3-1)
  • 3rd Place Match - Jeremy Paradice (Colquitt County) won by decision over Banner Thomas (Ware Co) (Dec 7-0)
Packer Classic Varsity 145
Kooper Thomas's place is 3rd and has scored 14.5 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Kooper Thomas (Ware Co) won by tech fall over Seth Roberson (Brantley County HS) (TF 15-0)
  • Quarterfinal - Kooper Thomas (Ware Co) won by decision over Deontae Edwards (Colquitt County) (Dec 5-4)
  • Semifinal - Case Merritt (Coffee) won by major decision over Kooper Thomas (Ware Co) (Maj 15-4)
  • 3rd Place Match - Kooper Thomas (Ware Co) won by decision over Rico Ashley (Fitzgerald) (Dec 11-7)
Packer Classic Varsity 152
Cannon White's place is 6th and has scored 9.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Cannon White (Ware Co) won by fall over Hunter Harris (Bainbridge) (Fall 4:51)
  • Quarterfinal - Brian Odom (Cook Co) won by fall over Cannon White (Ware Co) (Fall 4:11)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Cannon White (Ware Co) won by decision over Ny`Quavian Mcburrows (Colquitt County) (Dec 5-3)
  • Cons. Semi - Cannon White (Ware Co) won by decision over KJ Walton (Cook Co) (Dec 10-4)
  • 5th Place Match - Levi Luciani (Islands) won by decision over Cannon White (Ware Co) (Dec 7-2)
Packer Classic Varsity 160
Conner White's place is 6th and has scored 13.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Conner White (Ware Co) won by fall over Lathan Curry (Fitzgerald) (Fall 0:55)
  • Quarterfinal - Shandon Henley (Cook Co) won by decision over Conner White (Ware Co) (Dec 9-4)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Conner White (Ware Co) won by fall over Dalin Covington (Thomas County Central HS) (Fall 3:43)
  • Cons. Semi - Conner White (Ware Co) won by fall over Timothy Landers (Coffee) (Fall 2:44)
  • 5th Place Match - Colby Strawder (Lowndes High School) won by decision over Conner White (Ware Co) (Dec 8-7)
Packer Classic Varsity 170
Nick Felton's place is 2nd and has scored 24.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Nick Felton (Ware Co) won by fall over Demetrius Carter (Colquitt County) (Fall 4:33)
  • Quarterfinal - Nick Felton (Ware Co) won by fall over Devin Murphy (Brantley County HS) (Fall 0:15)
  • Semifinal - Nick Felton (Ware Co) won by fall over Garrett Westberry (Tift Co High school) (Fall 1:39)
  • 1st Place Match - Tayon Wimberly (Coffee) won by fall over Nick Felton (Ware Co) (Fall 3:04)
Packer Classic Varsity 182
Jesus Hernandez's place is 5th and has scored 11.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Jesus Hernandez (Ware Co) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Quarterfinal - Randy Fillingame (Bainbridge) won by major decision over Jesus Hernandez (Ware Co) (Maj 14-3)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Jesus Hernandez (Ware Co) won by fall over Gabriel Williams (Berrien County) (Fall 0:06)
  • Cons. Semi - Jesus Hernandez (Ware Co) won by fall over Garrett Shoemake (Islands) (Fall 3:25)
  • 5th Place Match - Jesus Hernandez (Ware Co) won by decision over Jason Rish (Coffee) (Dec 5-3)
Packer Classic Varsity 220
Zay Taylor's place is 6th and has scored 11.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Zay Taylor (Ware Co) won by decision over Chance Daugherty (Islands) (Dec 8-7)
  • Quarterfinal - Javon McNeal (Dodge County) won in sudden victory - 1 over Zay Taylor (Ware Co) (SV-1 9-7)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Zay Taylor (Ware Co) won by fall over Dalton Hancock (Tift Co High school) (Fall 2:34)
  • Cons. Semi - Zay Taylor (Ware Co) won by fall over Aaron Edmonds (Cook Co) (Fall 2:28)
  • 5th Place Match - De Harper (Fitzgerald) won by decision over Zay Taylor (Ware Co) (Dec 10-5)
Packer Classic Varsity 285
Isreal Smalls's place is 6th and has scored 13.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Isreal Smalls (Ware Co) won by fall over Joe Mango (Pelham) (Fall 1:38)
  • Quarterfinal - Jesus Riano (Coffee) won by decision over Isreal Smalls (Ware Co) (Dec 5-3)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Isreal Smalls (Ware Co) won by fall over Aj Melvin (Dodge County) (Fall 1:58)
  • Cons. Semi - Isreal Smalls (Ware Co) won by fall over Collin Crosby (Colquitt County) (Fall 4:08)
  • 5th Place Match - KyShon Williams (Islands) won by decision over Isreal Smalls (Ware Co) (Dec 7-1)

Colquitt Co JV Packer Classic Results for Ware County


Packer Classic JV 113

Ashleigh Griffis's place is unknown and has scored 0.0 team points.
  • Quarterfinal - Sarah Williamson (Brantley County HS) won by fall over Ashleigh Griffis (Ware County) (Fall 1:23)
  • Cons. Round 1 - Michael Bledsoe (Colquitt County) won by fall over Ashleigh Griffis (Ware County) (Fall 0:34)

Packer Classic JV 138

Jeremy Butler's place is 3rd and has scored 18.0 team points.
  • Quarterfinal - Jeremy Butler (Ware County) won by fall over Caleb Newton (Islands) (Fall 3:32)
  • Semifinal - Clinton Folsom (Colquitt County) won by decision over Jeremy Butler (Ware County) (Dec 7-4)
  • Cons. Semi - Jeremy Butler (Ware County) won by fall over William Brantley (Brantley County HS) (Fall 2:00)
  • 3rd Place Match - Jeremy Butler (Ware County) won by fall over Caleb Newton (Islands) (Fall 1:35)

Packer Classic JV 145

Caitlyn Mixon's place is 4th and has scored 13.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Caitlyn Mixon (Ware County) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Quarterfinal - Caitlyn Mixon (Ware County) won by fall over Cooper Kearns (Bainbridge) (Fall 3:59)
  • Semifinal - Joseph Player (Colquitt County) won by fall over Caitlyn Mixon (Ware County) (Fall 0:24)
  • 3rd Place Match - Drew Moore (Fitzgerald) won by fall over Caitlyn Mixon (Ware County) (Fall 0:23)

Packer Classic JV 152

Dylan Sikes's place is 2nd and has scored 16.0 team points.
  • Quarterfinal - Dylan Sikes (Ware County) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Semifinal - Dylan Sikes (Ware County) won by decision over Ronald Lee (Coffee) (Dec 13-11)
  • 1st Place Match - Hayden Gilbert (Lowndes HS) won by decision over Dylan Sikes (Ware County) (Dec 11-4)

Packer Classic JV 160

Kobie Turner's place is 1st and has scored 24.0 team points.
  • Quarterfinal - Kobie Turner (Ware County) received a bye () (Bye)
  • Semifinal - Kobie Turner (Ware County) won by fall over Dylan Davis (Coffee) (Fall 5:34)
  • 1st Place Match - Kobie Turner (Ware County) won by fall over Jesus Grijalva (Colquitt County) (Fall 1:42)

Packer Classic JV 285

Tyler Knox's place is unknown and has scored 3.0 team points.
  • Champ. Round 1 - Connar Jacobs (Brantley County HS) won by major decision over Tyler Knox (Ware County) (Maj 12-1)
  • Cons. Round 1 - Tyler Knox (Ware County) won by fall over Michael Howard (Tift County) (Fall 5:47)
  • Cons. Round 2 - Chandler Strong (Houston County) won by fall over Tyler Knox (Ware County) (Fall 5:49)