Five grapplers reach state tournament
by Nathan Ham
Five of the 12 wrestlers the Huskies had in regional competition last weekend have advanced and will compete in this weekend’s 2A state championship held in Greensboro.
Michael Elliott (132 pounds), Dakota Elliott (138 pounds), Lucas Miller (170 pounds), William Miller (182 pounds) and Josh Wineberg (285 pounds) all have a shot to capture a state championship.
Mid-West Regional results:
106-pound division: Kendric Greene (Cuthbertson) defeated Jacob Weaver (Ashe) by a 6-3 decision.
106: Weaver (Ashe) defeated Juan Castro (Wilkes Central) by a 13-9 decision.
106: Wes Auret (Piedmont) pinned Weaver (Ashe) at 4:23.
113-pound division: Carter Calhoun (Ashe) pinned Bryan Check (Cuthbertson) at 2:58.
113: Austin McMillian (North Surry) pinned Calhoun (Ashe) in 32 seconds.
113: Calhoun (Ashe) pinned Tyrell Blakeney (Salisbury) at 4:14.
113: Jason Boutsady (Thomasville) defeated Calhoun (Ashe) by a 9-4 decision.
120-pound division: Ryan Perkins (West Stokes) pinned Bodi Miller (Ashe) at 3:09.
120: Marco Fuentes (Starmount) defeated B. Miller (Ashe) by a 10-2 decision.
132-pound division: Michael Elliott (Ashe) pinned Roy Vinson (Salisbury) at 1:26.
132: M. Elliott (Ashe) pinned Dakota Key (North Surry) at 1:58.
132: M. Elliott (Ashe) defeated Michael McLamb (Piedmont) by an 8-2 decision.
132: M. Elliott (Ashe) defeated Richie Acord (Central Davidson) by a 10-5 decision. Regional champion.
138-pound division: Dakota Elliott (Ashe) defeated Raylon Coleman (Salisbury) by a 7-1 decision.
138: D. Elliott (Ashe) defeated Dylan Adams (Wilkes Central) by a 2-0 decision.
138: Nick Kiter (Forbush) defeated D. Elliott (Ashe) by a 6-3 decision.
138: Steven Bunch (Piedmont) defeated D. Elliott (Ashe) by a 7-5 decision. 4th place finish.
145-pound division: Jeremy Caffey (Ashe) defeated Lucas Williams (Thomasville) by a 3-2 decision.
145: Tyler Ward (Wilkes Central) defeated Caffey (Ashe) by a 15-3 decision.
145: Caffey (Ashe) defeated Joshua Moore (Central Davidson) by a 3-1 decision.
145: Justin Smith (West Davidson) defeated Caffey (Ashe) by a 4-2 decision.
160-pound division: Justin Scarborough (Ashe) pinned Donovan Perez (Salisbury) at 2:40.
160: Jacob Tilley (West Stokes) pinned Scarborough (Ashe) in 40 seconds.
160: Scarborough (Ashe) pinned Nick Coe (Surry Central) at 1:25.
160: Bryce Bolen (East Davidson) pinned Scarborough (Ashe) at 4:13.
170-pound division: Lucas Miller (Ashe) pinned Jeffrey Burton (Salisbury) at 3:01.
170: L. Miller (Ashe) defeated Kael Byrd (Wilkes Central) by a 6-3 decision.
170: Gabe Brockett (Thomasville) defeated L. Miller (Ashe) by an 8-2 decision.
170: L. Miller (Ashe) defeated Michael Wood (Starmount) by a 4-1 decision.
170: L. Miller (Ashe) defeated Levi Slate (North Surry) via forfeit due to injury. 3rd place finish.
182-pound division: William Miller (Ashe) pinned Conner Siegmeister (West Stokes) in 47 seconds.
182: W. Miller (Ashe) pinned Josh Shoaf (West Davidson) at 3:35.
182: Kabron Horton (Lexington) pinned W. Miller (Ashe) at 1:49.
182: W. Miller (Ashe) defeated Omar Aguilar (Starmount) by a 1-0 decision.
182: W. Miller (Ashe) pinned Shoaf (West Davidson) at 1:21. 3rd place finish.
195-pound division: Chase Blankenship (Central Davidson) pinned Randy Pollard (Ashe) in 27 seconds.
195: T.J. Plyer (West Davidson) pinned Pollard (Ashe) at 2:52.
220-pound division: Michael Schuler (West Stokes) pinned Jason Baker (Ashe) at 3:07.
220: Vassar Strickland (Piedmont) defeated Baker (Ashe) by a 6-2 decision.
285-pound division: Josh Wineberg (Ashe) pinned Parker McKeithan (Salisbury) in 51 seconds.
285: Wineberg (Ashe) pinned Noel Helms (West Stokes) at 3:17.
285: Josh White (East Davidson) defeated Wineberg (Ashe) by a 2-1 decision. 2nd place finish.
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