By Zachary Parker Staff Writer
Middle School Wrestlers are off to a good start this season. Morgan County Middle School finished third at Georgia Military College’s Middle School Takedown Tournament Saturday, Nov. 8. Morgan County brought fifteen wrestlers to the tournament and eight of them placed. Griffin McAlister, Hunter Morris, and Mason Adams finished in fourth place. Cole Howell finished in third place. Blake Campbell finished in second place. Finn Williams, Levi Reusmann, and David Walls finished in first place in their weight classes. This season MCMS will be traveling to seven tournaments during the season, and will also have dual meets with teams in the league. Coach Mark Roper explained that they have a young team this year with many of the wrestlers in 6th and 7th grade. This season’s team will be led by returning 8th grade wrestlers Donovan McElligott, Trevor Craft, Blake Campbell, Mason Adams, Finn Williams, and David Walls.