Area wrestlers aim for Beaufort County titles today at Bluffton High School

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Area wrestlers aim for Beaufort County titles today at Bluffton High School

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Published Saturday, January 26, 2013   |  232 Words  |  

Beaufort County Wrestling Championships

What: Wrestlers from Battery Creek, Beaufort High, Bluffton, Hilton Head Island High and Whale Branch Early College High School will join up to face off in the latest edition of the county wrestling championships. Unlike in previous years, this season's edition will feature a round robin tournament with players seeded based on ability. Middle school and junior varsity programs will also wrestle.

Where: Bluffton High School

When: Weigh-ins begin at 10 a.m. with matches beginning shortly after. The middle school and junior varsity programs will wrestle first, with varsity competition slated to begin around 2 p.m. The finals should begin between 4-5 p.m.

Admission: $7

Notable Wrestlers: Battery Creek (2-A) -- Brian LaBean (No. 5 at 132), DeAndre Johnson (No. 2 at 160), Isaiah Sloan (No. 6 at 195); Beaufort High (4-A) -- Michael Holmes (No. 8 at 145), Forrest Kimbrell (No. 7 at 152), Trey Arant (No. 6 at 160), Clint Wright (No. 3 at 220); Bluffton (4-A) -- Levi Joly (No. 2 at 113), Talon Seitz (No. 2 at 132); Hilton Head High (3-A) -- Label Lewis (No. 1 at 132), J.C. Graham (No. 3 at 195); Whale Branch (1-A) -- Mark Rivers (No. 3 at 160), Max Ford (No. 6 at 285)