East Coweta wins the REGION DUALS TITLE!!
This team wrestled incredibly with a ton of heart! Defeated county and region rival Newnan to bring the Region Duals title back to the Reservation!
To the victor go the spoils!! Region 2 AAAAAAA Champions!
Varsity competed at the UG Duals. The team competed tough against Social Circle, Jones County, Ola, Forest Park, and Eagle's Landing. Despite giving up a handful of weight classes, the team showed tremendous fight and promise as they prepare for Area Duals next weekend.
JV competed at the JV King of the County at Harris County. Individual placers include:
Jaison Render 1st place
Landen Woodard 2nd place
Damian Nielsen 2nd place
Brennon Linenger 2nd place
Cosby Ellis 3rd place
Bradley Edge 3rd place
Linden Hill 4th place
Tyler Jacobson 5th place
Eli Shelnutt 6th place
Luke Shelnutt 6th place
The varsity competed at the Gary Silva Invitational over the holiday break while the JV competed at the Pacelli Invitational Duals; wrestling against other varsity teams from the Columbus area.
Varsity placers include: Jaxon Garner 2nd, Walter Lloyd 2nd, Tristan Young 3rd, Philip Carroll 4th.
JV competed tough at Pacelli in dual action, having several individual wins, despite having a full lineup. These guys are improving every day!
Malakai in his velvet elf jacket and "dancin" hat!
Jake is evidently asking Santa Lloyd for a pin for Christmas.
Ferrari showing Jaxon the proper way to wear a headgear!
Stance and Motion!!
The crew showing their Christmas spirit! (insert tornado siren here; thanks Walter!) Team Results: Conner Smith-3rd, Eli Theriault 8th, Philip Carroll 4th, Jake Gabriel 2nd, Jake Madison 1st, Jaxon Garner 3rd, Kian Hauser 1st, Walter Lloyd 5th, Malakai Dudek 6th
Coweta Cup Individual Champions! East Coweta's champions include:
Christian Gordon -113 lbs
Jake Madison-145 lbs
Jaxon Garner-152 lbs
Tristan Young-160 lbs
Walter Lloyd-195 lbs
Coweta Cup Indvidual JV Champions! East Coweta's champions include:
Landen Woodard-113 lbs
Eli Theriault-126 lbs
Bradley Edge-132 lbs
Eric Lee-138 lbs
Nicholas Walker-152 lbs
John Milner-160 lbs
Jaison Render-170 lbs
Cosby Ellis-182 lbs
Landen Woodard securing the nearside cradle and preparing for the fall!
Crosstown rivals that happen to be cousins! EC's Connor Cameron and Newnan's Tristan Kendzierski
113 lb JV Coweta Cup Champion, Landen Woodard.
Conner Smith, Christian Gordon, and Brennon Linenger
Indians place 7th overall in Varsity South Metro Tournament at Hampton High. JV finished 5th overall as well.
Five varsity finalists include:
Christian Gordon-Tournament Champion
Jake Gabriel-6th Place
Jake Madison-5th Place
Jaxon Garner-Tournament Runner-Up
Walter Lloyd-Tournament Runner-Up
Team finishes 3rd overall at Spartan Invitational in Mountain Brook, AL. Placers include: Christian Gordon-3rd place, Conner Smith-4th place, Eli Theriault-4th place, Connor Cameron-5th place, Jake Gabriel-1st place, Jake Madison-3rd place, Jaxon Garner-1st place, Kian Hauser 2nd place, Justyn Henderson-6th place
Jake Gabriel and his Mountain Brook competitor both won best finals match. Jake defeated his opponent in Sudden Victory to claim the 126 title.
Jake Gabriel wins Most Outstanding Wrestler at Spartan Invitational.
North Atlanta varsity placer, Ta'Lynn Ellis. Ta'Lynn finished 4th overall in the varsity tournament. Other placers in the JV tournament include Nicholas Walker-1st place, Jaison Render-2nd place, Tyler Jacobson-4th place, Luke Shelnutt-3rd place, and Josh Strong-4th place,
Tyler Jacobson placed 4th in the JV tournament
Luke Shelnutt secures the pin on his way to placing 3rd in the JV tournament.
EC hosted Eagle's Landing, Jackson, and St. Anne-Pacelli for Senior Night. The Indians walked away with three wins on the evening, while more importantly being able to honor the eight seniors that make up the class of 2020. Congratulations to Jake Gabriel, Justyn Henderson, Walter Lloyd, Jake Madison, Jaison Render, Jerel Searcy, Nicholas Walker, and Tristan Young.
Varsity competed in the Ola Duals. Despite giving up 30 points in forfeits, the Indians still were able to win two duals in their pool and compete well in the other matches. The Indians outscored their opponents in actual matches wrestled a total of 124-102. The JV also competed at Ola in a scramble format and showed tremendous improvement!
All of our first and second year wrestlers competed at the Lambert JV Round Up. The team placed 5th out of 17 teams overall. Individual placers include:
Conner Smith-2nd place, Landen Woodard-6th place, Eli Theriault-5th place, Christian Gordon-5th place, (wrestling up at 120), Philip Carroll-TOURNAMENT CHAMPION, Eric Lee-TOURNAMENT CHAMPION, John Milner-5th place, Elijah Shelnutt-8th place, Jaison Render-7th place, Cosby Ellis-3rd place, Kian Hauser-2nd place, Justyn Henderson-6th place
Varsity competes well in a field of 30 teams. Saw major improvements from last week in every wrestler. Individual placers include: Jake Gabriel-5th place, Jaxon Garner-6th place
JV also competes very well in a loaded field of participants. Very pleased with the progress our young wrestlers are making, as many of them have only been wrestling for four weeks. Individual placers include: Philip Carroll-3rd place, Ta'Lynn Ellis-5th place, James Taylor-7th place
Team places 6th overall out of 23 teams. Individual placers include: Christian Gordon-3rd place, Jake Gabriel-5th place, Camden Key-5th place, Jake Madison-6th place, Jaxon Garner-4th place, Kian Hauser-6th place, Justyn Henderson-4th place
JV opens their season at Archer Invitational. Three Indians earned undefeated status and medaled in their weight class. Conner Smith-1st place, Philip Carroll-1st place, John Milner-1st place