Southwest District is bigger and better, but not
enough or strong enough to hold down Grundy.
Golden Wave dominated, winning all but three
classes and qualifying all 14 wrestlers for the
in winning the SWD tournemant Saturday at
sent 13 wrestlers into the finals and had 11 SWD
champions. Sean Vandyke (103 pounds), Jeremy Hurley
Derek Anderson (119), Cody Rife (125), Ethan
(130), Jon Dotson (135), Brandon Hankins (140),
Smith (145), Josh McCowan (152), Demarco Owens
and Morgan Owens (215) all captured individual
for the Golden Wave, who amassed 305 team
and topped second-place Abingdon by 129.5
Falcons (175.5 points), Richlands (169) and Marion
were closely aligned for the next three spots
Grundy, which won its 24th straight SWD crown.
Josh Lee, who lost a heartbreaker in the
finals, and freshman Tanner McClanahan (160)
the finals for Grundy. Junior Alex Edwards
fourth at heavyweight.
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