Thursday, January 29, 2009

Top-ranked wrestlers

Observer-area wrestlers in the top three of their weight class in N.C. Mat’s Super 32 rankings:

103 pounds
Garrison White, Concord Robinson (4A, second)
Ray Farnsworth, Hickory St. Stephens (3A, first)
John Benton, Monroe (1A/2A, first)

112 pounds
Robert Golde, Northwest Cabarrus (3A, third)

119 pounds
Dominic Parisi, Concord Robinson (4A, first)
Tom Puckett, Butler (4A, second)
Michiah Miller, Mallard Creek (4A, third)
Kurt Stephens, Hickory St. Stephens (3A, second)
Scottie Hardiman, Lenoir Hibriten (1A/2A, second)

125 pounds
Brett Boston, Morganton Freedom (4A, second)
Cody Stephens, Hickory St. Stephens (3A, second)
Cohl Fulk, Mount Pleasant (1A/2A, second)
Jordan Armstrong, Catawba Bandys (1A/2A, third)

130 pounds
Aaron Smith, Lake Norman (3A, second)
Aaron Plyler, East Rowan (3A, third)

135 pounds
Taylor Barber, West Lincoln (1A/2A, second)

140 pounds
Dylan Cala, Belmont South Point (3A, second)

145 pounds
Eric Hogue, Charlotte Catholic (3A, third)
Nick Albertson, Mount Pleasant (1A/2A, first)
Damond Kelly, Albemarle (1A/2A, third)

152 pounds
Josh Smith, Lake Norman (3A, third)

160 pounds
Dallas Winters, Morganton Freedom (4A, third)
Ethan Carter, Newton-Conover (1A/2A, second)

171 pounds
Chris Hill, Mooresville (3A, first)
Glen Self, West Lincoln (1A/2A, second)
Gilbert Rodriguez, Newton-Cononver (1A/2A, third)

189 pounds
Harrison Honeycutt, Lake Norman (3A, first)
Prath Bruton, Mooresville (3A, second)

215 pounds
George Haddock, Myers Park (4A, first)
Ben Schulz, East Burke (4A, second)
Nathan Lemings, Mooresville (3A, second)
Zoi Ouellette, Lenoir Hibriten (1A/2A, first)

285 pounds
Tyler Shatley, East Burke (4A, second)
Brock Durfee, Catawba Bandys (1A/2A, first)

-- Cliff Mehrtens