High School wrestlers from Region 2-AAAAA headed to Loganville, Ga., Friday and Saturday for the Georgia High School Association East Sectionals and a chance to qualify for the state championships.
After sending three to the state championships in 2012, Columbia County doubled its numbers heading to the 2012-2013 GHSA Traditional Wrestling State Tournament at the Macon Centreplex in Macon, Ga., this week.
Evans High is sending three wrestlers, Lakeside two and Grovetown one.
120: Jesse Maya (Grovetown)
160: Monte Britton (Evans)
170: Javeon Brigham (Lakeside)
182: Josh Manley (Evans)
195: Matt Gruba (Evans)
195: Brad Sankey (Lakeside)
The schedule of events for Thursday, Feb. 14 to Saturday, Feb. 16.
Thursday, Feb. 14
Round 1 for AAAAA: 5:30-9 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 15
Round 2 for AAAAA: 9-11 a.m.
Round 3 WB’s Round 1 for AAAAA: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Round 5 WB’s Round 2 for AAAAA: 3-5 p.m.
Round 6 Consolation quarterfinals for all classes: 5-7 p.m.
Round 7 Semifinals for all classes: 7-9 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 16
Round 8 Consolation semifinals for all classes: 9:30-11 a.m.
Round 9 Consolation finals for all classes: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Championship opening ceremonies: 2:30 p.m.