Saturday turned out to be a huge one for several local high school wrestling programs. Evans High School’s Drew Eller capped off a perfect season, going 51-0 and winning a state championship for the Knights.
Meanwhile, Augusta Christian doubled its number of state champions in it’s school’s history (6) with three wrestlers taking first place Saturday.
Grovetown High school also had three wrestlers place (two finished 3rd, one finished 6th) at state.
Here are the results for Augusta Christian from wrestling coach Brett Cooper:Larry Sullivan – 1st place – 138 poundsBarrett Rogers – 1st place – 152 poundsBen Norris – 1st place – 285 poundsCorey Lawrence – 2nd place – 182 poundsGeorge Volz – 3rd place – 171 poundsBarrett Rogers was also named SCISA (South Carolina Independent School Association) wrestler of the year