WRESTLING: Two CMS Braves place at State

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                WINSTON-SALEM – Two Cherokee Middle School wrestlers placed at the North Carolina 7th, 8th, and 9th Grade State Wrestling Championships held in Winston-Salem on Feb. 12.  Taylor Davis, 8th grade, took 3rd place in the 173lb. division and Raymond Taylor, 9th grade, took 3rd place in the 215lb. division. 

                Davis had a 4-1 record on the day.  He pinned A. Teliez (N/A) to start the day and followed that up with a pin of T. Chandler (Predators).  His lone loss came by decision to A. Thomas (North Davey) followed by a decision win over Q. Moody (Ardnt) and a pin of T. Chandler again. 

                Taylor was pinned twice and ended up 0-2 on the day, but still took 3rd place overall. 

                Other CMS Braves results include:

Michael George (7th, 85lb.)

  • Won a decision over K. Martin (Crest)
  • Won a decision over J. Gibson (Waynesville)
  • Pinned A. Neal (West Lincolnton)
  • Lost a decision to P. Green (Mitchell)
  • Lost a decision to I. Holler (Jacobs Fork)

Ethan Swearengin (7th, 95lb.)

  • Pinned by A. Gonzalez (West McDowell)
  • Pinned by A. Finley (Enka)

Austin Padilla (8th, 114lb.)

  • Pinned B. Webb (West McDowell)
  • Lost a decision to J. Butler (Swansboro)
  • Lost a decision to C. Jackson (Enka)

Jarron Bradley (8th, 121lb.)

  • Lost a decision to J. Kilgore (Havelock)
  • Won a decision over J. West (Carolina Outlaws)
  • Pinned by Q. Orlovitz (Enka)
  • Lost a decision to E. Juarez (West McDowell)

Treannie Arch (8th, 132lb.)

  • Lost a decision to H. Dickens (West Lincolnton)
  • Lost a decision to D. Smith (Far West)

Tristan Flying (8th, 137lb.)

  • Lost by technical fall to B. Chavez (Southwest Cowboys)
  • Pinned by D. Moon (N/A)

Shepard Martin (8th, 252lb.)

  • Pinned by A. Gabriel (Mabry)
  • Pinned by C. Adams (Far West)

Levin Swearengin (9th, 121lb.)

  • Won by technical fall over Ben McMahan (Power House)
  • Lost by decision in overtime to R. Bolen (Ragsdale)
  • Won by decision over M. Cary (Pisgah)
  • Lost by decision to D. Arrendondo (Pisgah)