Riverside Prep Wrestlers Advance to GIAA Sectionals

Natalae La Douceur
The Riverside Prep Wrestling team traveled to Piedmont Academy in Monticello, GA, this past weekend to compete in their region tournament. Riverside Prep remained neck-and-neck with Piedmont Academy for first place. Riverside finished taking second place by a narrow margin of 8 ½ points. The wrestlers exhibited stamina and strength, with thirteen of our fourteen wrestlers advancing to Individual Sectionals on Friday, February 3rd. The top placers on Friday will advance to the State Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, February 4th.  The location for both events is Americus, Georgia.

Individual results: Nguyen Phan, 2nd place (106), Devin Hayes, 3rd Place (113), Diego Jusino, 1st place (120), Homero Cuellar, 3rd place (126), Caleb Baker, 3rd place (132), Armand La Douceur, 2nd place (138), Aaron Press, 1st Place (144), Adrian Moorman, 4th place (150), Brandon Roos, 3rd Place (157), Jonathan Vega, 1st Place (165), Ishaku Bagna, 3rd Place (175), Bekhruz Turabov, Alternate (190), Dinislam Zhangali, 3rd Place (215), and Zach Miller, 1st Place (285)