They’re not so young anymore.
FRANKLIN — Hunter Bagley was happy to escape with the 220-pound title at the TSSAA state wrestling championships on Saturday night after he had rolled over most of his competition on his way to the final round.
MORRISTOWN — Science Hill had four individual champions on its way to posting a second-place finish at Saturday’s Region 1-AAA wrestling championships at Morristown East High School.
The Johnson City Press All-Northeast Tennessee wrestling team:
DANDRIDGE — Tennessee High rallied to defeat Science Hill 35-30 and capture the Region 1-AAA wrestling duals championship at Jefferson County on Friday night.
The Science Hill wrestling team heads into Friday night’s Region 1-AAA duals at Jefferson County fresh off winning the Big Seven Conference championship.
With a field chock full of quality high school wrestling programs from the state of Tennessee and beyond, Saturday’s Fandetti-Richardson Brawl pushed Science Hill’s wrestling team to its limits.
Science Hill wrestling coach Jimmy Miller hopes youthful exuberance can make up for his team’s lack of experience this season.