The Mighty Bulldogs competed in the Dual state championships this past Thursday and Friday in Macon. Mt. Zion had Brunswick in the first round and Valdosta in the second round. Falling to both squads put us out of the tournament, however we did have a couple matches that were worth building the remainder of the season off of.
Against Brunswick, Isiaha Holland battled all the three periods to have a great come from behind win at 126lbs and Dmicheal Williams at 145lbs won by decsion also. Against Valdosta, Darrell Shields 160lbs and Nathan Callaghan 220lbs disposed of their opponents in the first period with very convincing pins.
On Saturday Our Female wrestlers and JV wrestlers competed at the Tara Classic at Jonesboro HS and came home as the tournament runner-ups to Marietta. Placing were Amado Diallo at 106lbs 3rd place, Ricardo Rubio 120lbs placing 2nd, Jarvis Thomas placing 3rd at 138lbs, Adam Kone placing third at 145lbs, Jamiya Heath placing 4th at 160lbs, Deshawn Jennings placing 2nd at 170lbs, Jordan Moore placing 3rd at 182lbs, Gerald Jennings placing 3rd at 195lbs, Tevin Persons placing second at 285lbs.