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Dodge Co. Grappling Indians Compete in West Laurens Invitational
Dodge Co. Grappling Indians Compete in West Laurens Invitational

Dodge County Grappling Indians recently competed in the West Laurens Invitational in Dexter, GA.

Several wrestlers turned in impressive performances against a very tough bracket filled with seasoned wrestlers from as far north as Chattooga, GA. and as far south as Flagler Beach, Fl. In all sixteen teams competed in fourteen different weight classes during the two day competition. Turning in the team’s most impressive performance was freshman Aaron Spires wrestling in the 285 lbs weight class. He recorded four pins against only defeat during the tournament.

Winning three out five during the weekend was senior co-captain Michael Wrease, 132 lbs,  and sophomore Tyler Gruben, at 220 lbs. Senior grappler Zach Flagg at 152 lbs and freshman J.T, Shields pulled out two wins against three defeats in two of the toughest weight classes in the tournament. Also competing for the Indians was Brandon Roland, 126 lbs; Shea Powell, 145 lbs; and JaQuan Mann, 160 lbs.

The Grappling Indians will travel to Treutlen County this weekend to compete in the Viking Invitational.

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