Cruz, Ricardo, Gage, Justin, Carson, Nathan and Ervin are preparing for state

Ervin Mincey (right) takes down training partner Luke Anderson
Ervin Mincey (right) takes down training partner Luke Anderson

The GHSA Tradional State Wrestling Tournament starts on Thursday at 2 p.m. for the Toombs County Bulldogs in the Infinite Energy Arena in Gwinnett County. Here are the first round match ups:

106 pounds- Toombs County’s Cruz Arredondo (freshman) 49-6 versus freshman Brody Smith (Coahulla Creek) 48-8.

113 pounds- Toombs County’s Ricardo Santana (freshman) 43-6 versus senior Brice Wade (Pepperell) 34-10.

120 pounds- Toombs County’s Gage Clark (sophomore) 39-13 versus senior Aquire Aaron (Calhoun) 23-7.

132 pounds- Toombs County’s Justin Hall (junior) 29-17 versus freshman Holden Moss (Ringgold) 44-9.

152 pounds- Toombs County’s Carson Roberts (junior) 28-11 versus senior Jakob Smith (Pepperell) 35-6.

160 pounds- Toombs County’s Nathan Belch (senior) versus Antonio Coley (SW Macon) 27-5.

220 pounds- Toombs County’s Ervin Mincey (sophomore) versus Joseph Huriet (Blessed Trinity) 36-11.