9 TCHS wrestlers are going to the GHSA Traditional State Tourney

Carson Roberts finishes first with a pin

Nine Toombs County High School wrestlers finished in the top four at the GHSA Class 2A-A Sectional Tournament at the TCHS Gym and they will all move on to the state tourney in the Macon Centreplex. Three Dawgs finished first- Ricardo Santana, Gage Clark and Carson Roberts. Luke Anderson was second, Cruz Arredondo, Justin Hall and Ervin Mincey all won third place matches and Martin Santana and Rolondo Tinoco placed fourth.

Hall earned his third trip to state while Ricardo Santana, Clark, Roberts and Mincey are all going back for a second straight year. Santana finished third in AAA in his freshman season.

Bulldogs past state tourney success

2015-16  7 Bulldogs went to state

2014-15   6 Bulldogs went to state and Jamar Smith won a state championship

2013-14   6 Bulldogs went to state and Solomon McLeod, Erion Gaffney, J.D. Rogers and Eric Hester all won state titles. TCHS finished fourth

2012-13   6 Bulldogs went to state and Xavier Horne won a state championship and Toombs finished third

2011-12    7 Bulldogs went to state

2010-11   9 Bulldogs went to state and Kalin Wilhite won a state championship and the Dawgs finished fourth

GHSA Class 2A – A Sectional Results for Toombs County
106 – Cruz Arredondo (41-12) placed 3rd and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 41-12 won by major decision over Thomas Hardy (Spencer) 17-12 (MD 16-2)
Semifinal – Kevin Martin (Fitzgerald) 29-7 won by fall over Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 41-12 (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Semi – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 41-12 won by decision over Eric Cornell (Lamar) 30-14 (Dec 8-1)
3rd Place Match – Cruz Arredondo (Toombs County) 41-12 won by fall over Kaleb Matthews (Vidalia) 33-11 (Fall 0:00)

113 – Martin Santana (32-11) placed 4th and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Martin Santana (Toombs County) 32-11 won by fall over Isahah Arredonedo (Spencer) 30-6 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Kenyon Wilson (Callaway) 31-8 won by fall over Martin Santana (Toombs County) 32-11 (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Semi – Martin Santana (Toombs County) 32-11 won by decision over David Ramirez (Southwest Macon) 3-4 (Dec 17-10)
3rd Place Match – Isahah Arredonedo (Spencer) 30-6 won by fall over Martin Santana (Toombs County) 32-11 (Fall 0:00)

120 – Ricardo Santana (46-2) placed 1st and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 46-2 won by forfeit over Aaron Pierce (East Laurens) 2-4 (For.)
Semifinal – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 46-2 won by fall over Devonte Williams (Berrien) 24-5 (Fall 0:00)
1st Place Match – Ricardo Santana (Toombs County) 46-2 won by decision over Ethan McKie (Fitzgerald) 34-15 (Dec 3-2)

126 – Gage Clark (42-4) placed 1st and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 42-4 won by fall over Matt Evans (Washington County) 0-2 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 42-4 won by fall over Austin Herndon (Jeff Davis) 26-12 (Fall 0:00)
1st Place Match – Gage Clark (Toombs County) 42-4 won by decision over Cameron Mack (Dublin) 19-3 (Dec 5-2)

138 – Joe Cowart (30-16) placed 5th and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 30-16 won by fall over Khaliq Swift (Callaway) 14-7 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Elijah Mcnickels (Spencer) 35-2 won by fall over Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 30-16 (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Semi – Cory Braddy (Vidalia) 44-16 won by decision over Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 30-16 (Dec 18-11)
5th Place Match – Joe Cowart (Toombs County) 30-16 won by fall over Khaliq Swift (Callaway) 14-7 (Fall 0:00)

145 – Justin Hall (20-11) placed 3rd and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Justin Hall (Toombs County) 20-11 won by fall over Jason Burgess (Spencer) 26-9 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Jesse Conley (Vidalia) 45-7 won by fall over Justin Hall (Toombs County) 20-11 (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Semi – Justin Hall (Toombs County) 20-11 won by fall over Lamarkicus Pounds (Northeast Magnet) 30-7 (Fall 0:00)
3rd Place Match – Justin Hall (Toombs County) 20-11 won by fall over Fransico Delamora (Jeff Davis) 24-17 (Fall 0:00)

152 – Luke Anderson (23-14) placed 2nd and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 23-14 won by fall over Diablo Godfrey (Dublin) 18-13 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 23-14 won by fall over Elijah Thornton (Vidalia) 26-24 (Fall 0:00)
1st Place Match – Landon Guy (Fitzgerald) 33-11 won by decision over Luke Anderson (Toombs County) 23-14 (Dec 3-1)

160 – Carson Roberts (25-6) placed 1st and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 25-6 won by fall over Johnathon Kimble (Northeast Magnet) 2-4 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 25-6 won by fall over Anthony Trim (Southwest Macon) 3-4 (Fall 0:00)
1st Place Match – Carson Roberts (Toombs County) 25-6 won by fall over Lincoln Gay (Swainsboro) 23-11 (Fall 0:00)

170 – Blaine Burkett (7-7) placed 6th and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Tyler Montford (Dodge) 41-18 won by decision over Blaine Burkett (Toombs County) 7-7 (Dec 10-3)
Cons. Round 1 – Blaine Burkett (Toombs County) 7-7 won by forfeit over Bryce Webster (Spencer) 22-6 (For.)
Cons. Semi – Maximillian Hess (Monticello) 6-1 won by decision over Blaine Burkett (Toombs County) 7-7 (Dec 7-2)
5th Place Match – Chandler Hough (Fitzgerald) 26-13 won by fall over Blaine Burkett (Toombs County) 7-7 (Fall 0:00)

182 – Jonathan Morales (23-14) placed 6th and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Jonathan Morales (Toombs County) 23-14 won by fall over Zacharie Pryor-Hicks (Northeast Magnet) 33-7 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Zyshonne Holliman (East Laurens) 46-6 won by major decision over Jonathan Morales (Toombs County) 23-14 (MD 15-3)
Cons. Semi – Kyandre Walls (Washington County) 18-9 won by fall over Jonathan Morales (Toombs County) 23-14 (Fall 0:00)
5th Place Match – Jheffrey Lundy (Fitzgerald) 5-3 won by decision over Jonathan Morales (Toombs County) 23-14 (Dec 11-7)

195 – Cameron Panick (28-14) placed 5th and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 28-14 won by decision over Dearion Monroe (Washington County) 15-6 (Dec 12-7)
Semifinal – Lavadrick Turner (Dublin) 29-4 won by fall over Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 28-14 (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Semi – Junior Agurrie (Jeff Davis) 19-7 won by decision over Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 28-14 (Dec 11-9)
5th Place Match – Cameron Panick (Toombs County) 28-14 won by decision over Dearion Monroe (Washington County) 15-6 (Dec 11-10)

220 – Ervin Mincey (33-5) placed 3rd and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 33-5 won by fall over Jalen Mathis (Washington County) 13-9 (Fall 0:00)
Semifinal – Dequan Thornton (Spencer) 29-3 won by fall over Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 33-5 (Fall 0:00)
Cons. Semi – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 33-5 won by fall over Zack Edwards (Vidalia) 27-24 (Fall 0:00)
3rd Place Match – Ervin Mincey (Toombs County) 33-5 won by fall over Jaden Wheeler (Berrien) 18-13 (Fall 0:00)

285 – Rolando Tinoco (30-15) placed 4th and scored 0.00 team points.
Quarterfinal – Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 30-15 won by decision over Peyton Brinson (East Laurens) 35-17 (Dec 3-1)
Semifinal – Renard Swiney (Jordan) 5-1 won by decision over Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 30-15 (Dec 9-2)
Cons. Semi – Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 30-15 won by fall over Harrison Sheeler (Jeff Davis) 13-10 (Fall 0:00)
3rd Place Match – Cedric Dumas (Lamar) 33-7 won by decision over Rolando Tinoco (Toombs County) 30-15 (Dec 5-1)