Four Dawgs take 3rd place as TCHS finishes 3rd in the Hook’ EM Clash

The Toombs County Bulldog wrestling team finished third in the Hook’ EM Clash at Lambert High School near Suwanee. Six Dawgs made it to the semifinals on Thursday and four of them finished in third place in their weight class. Cruz Arredondo, Ricardo Santana, Gage Clark and Ervin Mincey all took third place. Carson Roberts finished fifth and Martin Santana (non scoring competitor) and Rolondo Tinoco placed sixth.

The Bulldogs finished ahead of 11 7A teams, five 6A squads and five 5A schools.

Team Scores and classification
1. North Gwinnett 176.0 (7A)
2. Pope 163.0 (6A)
3. Toombs County 155.0 (2A)
4. North Paulding 152.0  (7A)
5. Veterans 149.0 (5A)
6. Colquitt 118.0 (7A)
7. Lambert 116.5 (7A)
8. Cypress Lake 115.5 (5A from Fort Myers, Florida)
9. Chattahoochee HS 112.0 (6A)
9. Lassiter 112.0 (7A)
11. North Hall 98.5 (3A)
12. Dunwoody 92.0 (6A)
13. Crisp County 86.5 (3A)
14. Lakeside HS(DeKalb ) 81.0 (7A)
15. Habersham Central Hs 74.0 (6A)
16. Madison County 69.0 (4A)
17. Vidalia 61.0 (2A)
18. Roswell 60.0 (7A)
19. Flowery Branch 57.0 (5A)
20. White County 50.0 (4A)
21. Rome 47.0 (5A)
22. Johnson High 46.5 (5A)
23. McEachern 42.5 (7A)
24. River Ridge 40.5 (6A)
25. Athens Christian 39.0 (A)
26. Cherokee 36.5 (7A)
27. Parkview 36.0 (7A)
28. Apalachee 33.0 (6A)
29. Berkmar 28.0 (7A)
30. North Forsyth 23.0 (7A)
31. Paulding County 20.0 (5A)
32. West Hall 16.0 (4A)
33. Centennial 15.0 (6A)

106 – Cruz Arredondo (4-1) placed 3rd and scored 20.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 4-1 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 4-1 won by fall over HAGEN THACKER (Cherokee) 8-8 (Fall 1:37)
Quarterfinal – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 4-1 won by decision over George Holmes (North Gwinnett) 27-6 (Dec 5-4)
Semifinal – Julian Farber (Veterans) 44-1 won by fall over Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 4-1 (Fall 2:52)
Cons. Semi – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 4-1 won by forfeit over Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 (For.)
3rd Place Match – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 4-1 won by decision over Arash Mohebi (Berkmar) 30-6 (Dec 11-6)

106 – Martin Santana (24-6) placed 6th.
Champ. Round 1 – Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 won by forfeit over Cullen Anthony (Dunwoody) 12-6 (For.)
Quarterfinal – Arash Mohebi (Berkmar) 30-6 won by fall over Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 (Fall 0:34)
Cons. Round 4 – Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 won by fall over CJ Whisnant (North Hall) 23-11 (Fall 2:05)
Cons. Round 5 – Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 won by fall over Jared Collum (Colquitt) 26-12 (Fall 4:45)
Cons. Semi – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 4-1 won by forfeit over Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 (For.)
5th Place Match – George Holmes (North Gwinnett) 27-6 won by decision over Martin Santana (Toombs County) 24-6 (Dec 12-5)

113 – Landon Claxton (0-2) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Jacob Starks (Dunwoody) 25-6 won by fall over Landon Claxton (Toombs County) 0-2 (Fall 0:50)
Cons. Round 1 – Landon Claxton (Toombs County) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 – Danny Franco (Johnson High) 4-3 won by fall over Landon Claxton (Toombs County) 0-2 (Fall 0:50)

120 – Ricardo Santana (4-1) placed 3rd and scored 21.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 4-1 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 4-1 won by fall over Alex Pham (Johnson High) 3-2 (Fall 1:08)
Quarterfinal – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 4-1 won by tech fall over Mason Sterner (Rome) 20-12 (TF-1.5 5:50 (15-0))
Semifinal – Rex McDaniel (North Gwinnett) 26-5 won by decision over Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 4-1 (Dec 6-3)
Cons. Semi – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 4-1 won by fall over Willy Allen (North Paulding) 32-8 (Fall 4:39)
3rd Place Match – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 4-1 won by decision over Keegan Connolly (Chattahoochee HS) 28-5 (Dec 12-11)

126 – Dallas Coursey (1-2) place is unknown and scored 3.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Maleek Roberts (McEachern) 25-9 won by fall over Dallas Coursey (Toombs County) 1-2 (Fall 3:52)
Cons. Round 1 – Dallas Coursey (Toombs County) 1-2 won by fall over TREVOR HANDS (Cherokee) 17-16 (Fall 2:43)
Cons. Round 2 – Mack Haskin (Pope) 4-2 won by major decision over Dallas Coursey (Toombs County) 1-2 (MD 16-2)

132 – Gage Clark (4-1) placed 3rd and scored 19.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 4-1 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 4-1 won by fall over Austin Blackburn (Habersham Central Hs) 10-12 (Fall 3:12)
Quarterfinal – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 4-1 won by major decision over Christian Hewgley (River Ridge) 22-6 (MD 11-0)
Semifinal – cody bond (Madison County) 30-1 won by tech fall over Gage Clark (Toombs County) 4-1 (TF-1.5 4:38 (19-1))
Cons. Semi – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 4-1 won by decision over Alex Dobleman (Lambert) 29-15 (Dec 6-4)
3rd Place Match – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 4-1 won by decision over Troy Gable (Pope) 3-2 (Dec 8-2)

138 – Joe Cowart (4-2) place is unknown and scored 13.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 4-2 won by fall over Oliver Thigpen (North Gwinnett) 12-12 (Fall 5:18)
Champ. Round 2 – Montay Gless (Crisp County) 20-5 won by fall over Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 4-2 (Fall 3:00)
Cons. Round 2 – Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 4-2 won by fall over Parker Campellone (West Hall) 0-2 (Fall 3:00)
Cons. Round 3 – Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 4-2 won by fall over Clint Folsom (Colquitt) 3-6 (Fall 2:14)
Cons. Round 4 – Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 4-2 won by fall over Cory Braddy (Vidalia) 21-9 (Fall 4:46)
Cons. Round 5 – travis kellogg (Athens Christian) 11-6 won by fall over Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 4-2 (Fall 2:37)

145 – Justin Hall (2-2) place is unknown and scored 5.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Jesse Conley (Vidalia) 26-6 won by decision over Justin Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 (Dec 4-2)
Cons. Round 1 – Justin Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 won by tech fall over Mark Lewis (Crisp County) 9-8 (TF-1.5 5:00 (17-2))
Cons. Round 2 – Justin Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 won by fall over Nic Sheetz (Lambert) 12-13 (Fall 3:29)
Cons. Round 3 – Cory Hall (Roswell) 12-7 won by decision over Justin Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 (Dec 7-2)

152 – Luke Anderson (4-2) place is unknown and scored 9.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 4-2 won in sudden victory – 1 over Charlie Minshall (Cypress Lake) 8-3 (SV-1 11-9)
Champ. Round 2 – Daniel Morin (Lambert) 13-5 won by major decision over Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 4-2 (MD 13-4)
Cons. Round 2 – Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 4-2 won by fall over Elijah Thornton (Vidalia) 11-13 (Fall 0:38)
Cons. Round 3 – Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 4-2 won by decision over JAKE MATHENY (Cherokee) 13-21 (Dec 7-0)
Cons. Round 4 – Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 4-2 won by fall over lucas haller (North Gwinnett) 2-2 (Fall 2:34)
Cons. Round 5 – Wyatt Sladek (Flowery Branch) 5-3 won in sudden victory – 1 over Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 4-2 (SV-1 8-6)

160 – Brandon Hall (2-2) place is unknown and scored 5.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Brandon Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 won by fall over Andrew Long (Lassiter) 1-2 (Fall 2:46)
Champ. Round 2 – charlie haug (Lakeside HS(DeKalb )) 17-11 won by fall over Brandon Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 (Fall 1:06)
Cons. Round 2 – Brandon Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 won by decision over Bader Arman (Berkmar) 0-2 (Dec 5-3)
Cons. Round 3 – Leroy Macon (Centennial) 5-11 won by decision over Brandon Hall (Toombs County) 2-2 (Dec 9-4)

160 – Demetrious Owens (1-2) place is unknown.
Champ. Round 1 – Demetrious Owens (Toombs County) 1-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Demetrious Owens (Toombs County) 1-2 won by fall over Dario Rios (Habersham Central Hs) 18-11 (Fall 1:54)
Quarterfinal – Justin Lewis (North Gwinnett) 26-1 won by fall over Demetrious Owens (Toombs County) 1-2 (Fall 2:58)
Cons. Round 4 – Michael Robles (Johnson High) 4-2 won by fall over Demetrious Owens (Toombs County) 1-2 (Fall 3:52)

170 – Carson Roberts (3-2) placed 5th and scored 16.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 3-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 3-2 won by major decision over Zacheriah Hamilton (Parkview) 18-18 (MD 14-4)
Quarterfinal – Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 3-2 won by fall over Marshal Miller (North Paulding) 18-16 (Fall 0:30)
Semifinal – Shelby Burnette (Colquitt) 31-5 won by decision over Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 3-2 (Dec 7-4)
Cons. Semi – Jordan Conley (Pope) 5-1 won in the ultimate tie breaker over Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 3-2 (UTB 3-2)
5th Place Match – Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 3-2 won by fall over Ben Marmoll (Lassiter) 4-3 (Fall 2:21)

182 – Jaiden Clark (0-2) place is unknown and scored 0.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Tommy Jackson (Dunwoody) 17-7 won by fall over Jaiden Clark (Toombs County) 0-2 (Fall 1:12)
Cons. Round 1 – Jaiden Clark (Toombs County) 0-2 received a bye () (Bye)
Cons. Round 2 – Brian Gimenez (Cypress Lake) 12-6 won by fall over Jaiden Clark (Toombs County) 0-2 (Fall 1:31)

195 – Cameron Panick (3-2) place is unknown and scored 8.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 3-2 won by decision over Tyler Cooper (Paulding County) 19-6 (Dec 9-4)
Champ. Round 2 – kamal feracho (Lakeside HS(DeKalb )) 18-1 won by tech fall over Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 3-2 (TF-1.5 5:15 (16-1))
Cons. Round 2 – Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 3-2 won by fall over Steven Wall (North Paulding) 1-2 (Fall 4:26)
Cons. Round 3 – Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 3-2 won by fall over Nate Davis (Flowery Branch) 1-2 (Fall 2:42)
Cons. Round 4 – LOGAN NEWBY (Cherokee) 21-15 won by decision over Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 3-2 (Dec 5-1)

220 – Ervin Mincey (4-1) placed 3rd and scored 22.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 4-1 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 4-1 won by decision over Barrett Williams (Dunwoody) 16-8 (Dec 12-5)
Quarterfinal – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 4-1 won by fall over Jacob Salmond (River Ridge) 15-6 (Fall 5:09)
Semifinal – Anthony Woodall (Flowery Branch) 11-3 won by decision over Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 4-1 (Dec 3-1)
Cons. Semi – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 4-1 won by fall over Alex Sesay (McEachern) 10-5 (Fall 1:44)
3rd Place Match – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 4-1 won by fall over Jacob Salmond (River Ridge) 15-6 (Fall 4:40)

285 – Rolando Tinoco (2-3) placed 6th and scored 13.00 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 2-3 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 2-3 won by fall over JARED ALBRITTONA (Cherokee) 14-20 (Fall 1:58)
Quarterfinal – Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 2-3 won by fall over seth goodrich (Madison County) 15-13 (Fall 2:43)
Semifinal – Sean Maggin (North Gwinnett) 4-1 won by fall over Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 2-3 (Fall 2:23)
Cons. Semi – gordon lewis (Lakeside HS(DeKalb )) 22-1 won by fall over Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 2-3 (Fall 2:56)
5th Place Match – DeeJay Fleming (White County) 29-4 won by fall over Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 2-3 (Fall 1:09)