DNJ ALL-AREA WRESTLING TEAM

DNJ ALL-AREA WRESTLING TEAM

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DNJ ALL-AREA WRESTLING TEAM

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FIRST TEAM

Casey Dodson

Eagleville, Fr.

Weight class: 106

Why chosen: The two-time state qualifier finished Region 5 runner-up this year and won two matches at state before falling.

Alec Myers

Blackman, Sr.

Weight class: 113

Why chosen: The Region 5 champion finished sixth in the state. He was in the top six at the Brentwood Tournament and finished with a 35-15 record.

Legrand Sommers

Blackman Sr.

Weight class: 120

Why chosen: Sommer finished state runner-up. He won the Black Horse tournament at Houston and was in the top six at the Bradley Central and Brentwood tournaments. He finished witha 42-7 record.

Rowell Arcibal

La Vergne, Sr.

Weight class: 126

Why chosen: Arcibal finished runner-up at the Region 5 tournament and xxx at the state tournament. He won the Warren County tournament.

Blake Grant

Siegel, Sr.

Weight class: 132

Why chosen: Grant finished runner-up at the Region 5 tournament and won four matches at the state tournament. He finished the year 35-9.

Tyler Garrison

Blackman, Fr.

Weight class: 138

Why chosen: Garrison was a Region 5 champion. He finished in the top four at the Bradley tournament, and top five at Brentwood and Houston. He finished 45-13.

Tyler Sells

Blackman, So.

Weight class: 145

Why chosen: The Region 5 runner-up was second at the Houston tournament, finished in the top five at Bradley and in the top six at Brentwood. He finished 42-14.

Sam Underwood

Eagleville, Sr.

Weight class: 152

Why chosen: Won three matches at the state tournament before falling out of the state tournament. Underwood’s strong run came despite finishing fourth in the Region 5 tournament.

Blake Solomon

Eagleville, Jr.

Weight class: 160

Why chosen: Solomon was the Region 5 champion. He also finished sixth at the state tournament.

Jevon Brown

Blackman, So.

Weight class: 170

Why chosen: The Region 5 runner-up was sixth at the Bradley tournament. He finished with a 32-17 record.

Deionte Ewing

Siegel, Jr.

Weight class: 182

Why chosen: Ewing placed third in the Region 5 tournament this season and won a match at the state tournament. He was 24-12 for the season.

Scottie Boykin

Riverdale, Jr.

Weight class: 195

Why chosen: The Region 5 champion finished state runner-up in his weight class and finished the year 42-2. His only loss in his weight class came in the state finals.

Billy Woodard

Blackman, Jr.

Weight class: 220

Why chosen: Woodard’s season ended due to an injury just before the region individual tournament. He finished the year with a 24-15 record.

Austin Wells

Blackman, So.

Weight class: 285

Why chosen: The Region 5 champion and state qualifier was fourth at the Bradley tournament, sixth at Brentwood and in Houston. He finished 28-15.

Honorable mention

Blackman: Jesse Escue, Bam Bam Feuerbacher

La Vergne: Kiefer Hummeldorf, Ryan Meguiar

Oakland: Jeff Benson, Cliff Thompson

Riverdale: Caleb Gentry, Chase Hodges, Sean Kennedy, Alex Woods

Siegel: Drew Brillon, Kyle Coder, Jamison Frazier, Willis Keaton, Jacob Schultz

Smyrna: Demarcus St. Cloud

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