DALTONnow.com

February 14, 2014

GHSA sets sites for state wrestling tourney

The Georgia High School Association has announced new locations for the Traditional Wrestling State Championships.

Originally scheduled to be completed today at The Arena at the Gwinnett Center for all classifications, the tournament was postponed due to the winter storms that wiped school out across the entire northern part of the state and throughout much of metro Atlanta. Now, tournaments for each class will be held at separate locations throughout the state.

The Class 2A tournament, which will feature wrestlers from Murray County and Morris Innovative, will be held on Feb. 22 at Toombs County High in the middle Georgia city of Lyons. The Class 3A tournament — which will include Coahulla Creek — will be held on Feb. 22 at Buford in Gwinnett County. Class 4A, featuring wrestlers from Dalton, Northwest Whitfield and Southeast Whitfield, will be held Feb. 21-22 at West Laurens High in the middle Georgia town of Dexter.

All of the championship wrestling finals will be carried live on NFHSNetwork.com/GHSA (subscription rates apply). Comcast Sports Southeast will broadcast a two-hour “highlight show” of the Wrestling State Championships on Feb. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m.; Feb. 24 from 9 to 11 p.m.; and March 1 from noon to 2 p.m.

1
Text Only
Local News

Area arrests

Opinion
DCN Weather Radar
House Ads
Sports

Obituaries
AP Video
Renewed Violence Taking Toll on Gaza Residents 2 Americans Detained in North Korea Seek Help US Employers Add 209K Jobs, Rate 6.2 Pct House GOP Optimistic About New Border Bill Gaza Truce Unravels; Israel, Hamas Trade Blame Raw: Tunisia Closes Borders With Libya Four Rescued From Crashed Plane Couple Channel Grief Into Soldiers' Retreat WWI Aviation Still Alive at Aerodrome in NY Raw: Rescuers at Taiwan Explosion Scene Raw: Woman Who Faced Death Over Faith in N.H. Clinton Before 9-11: Could Have Killed Bin Laden Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction