Walker Valley Wrestlers Whip Rhea Co., Cumberland Co. In Duals

Austin Gregory, Ryan Hager Lead Wins With Pair Of Pins

Saturday, January 19, 2013 - by Special To The Chattanoogan.com

EVENSVILLE -- Walker Valley picked up a couple of easy wins here at Rhea County High School Saturday in a Day of Duals.

The Mustangs had a 78-6 victory over Cumberland County and then a 77-6 win over Rhea County.

Austin Gregory, Ryan Hager, Micah Langford, Chazz Fulford, Zack Miller, Samuel Dworak and Logan Smith all had pins in the win over the Jets with Langford getting the quickest in 21 seconds.

Arrie Bramlett, Lawrence Cotton, Chase Gregory, Ric Kennett, Drake Haney, Gregory and Hager all had pins in the romp over the Golden Eagles.

  Haney's 23-second fall was the quickest against Rhea County.

Walker Valley will host arch-rival Cleveland in a key dual meet on Wednesday with the winner facing Bradley and the loser taking on Soddy Daisy in the Region Duals at Cleveland on Thursday.

WALKER VALLEY 77, RHEA COUNTY 6

(Match started at 126 Pounds)

106 -- Drake Haney (WV) pinned Kristin Simmons, :23;

113 -- Logan Smith (WV) won by forfeit;

120 -- Braxton Brewer (WV) won by forfeit;

126 -- Arrie Bramlett (WV) pinned Brayden Robinson, 1:51;

132 -- Austin Gregory (WV) pinned Vance Ives, :43;

138 -- Caleb Langford (WV) won by forfeit;

145 -- Lawrence Cotton (WV) pinned Kevin Hood, :34;

152 -- Ryan Hager (WV) pinned Jacob Reed, 1:04;

160 -- Micah Langford (WV) won by technical fall over Krischan Goins, 3:33;

170 -- Chase Gregory (WV) pinned Brandon Crowe, 2:45;

182 -- Chazz Fulford (WV) won by forfeit;

195 -- Ric Kennett (WV) pinned Jacob Gardenhire, 1:01;

220 -- Zack Miller (WV) won by forfeit;

285 -- Daniel Cochran (RC) pinned Samuel Dworak, 2:36.

WALKER VALLEY 78. CUMBERLAND COUNTY 6

(Match started at 120 Pounds)

106 -- Drake Haney (WV) won by forfeit;

113 -- Logan Smith (WV) pinned Shawn Ansell, 3:53;

120 -- Braxton Brewer (WV) won by forfeit;

126 -- Shawn Foster (CC) pinned Arrie Bramlett, 4:33;

132 -- Austin Gregory (WV) pinned Kendall Payne, 1:00;

138 -- Caleb Langford (WV) won by forfeit;

145 -- Lawrence Cotton (WV) won by forfeit;

152 -- Ryan Hager (WV) pinned Austin Hackerman, :47;

160 -- Micah Langford (WV) pinned Dalton Davis, :21;

170 -- Chase Gregory (WV) won by forfeit;

182 -- Chazz Fulford (WV) pinned Samuel Pugh, 1:13;

195 -- Ric Kennett (WV) won by forfeit;

220 -- Zack Miller (WV) pinned David Scavo, 2:41;

285 -- Samuel Dworak (WV) pinned Timmy Billings, :47.

(email John Hunt at nomarathonmoose@comcast.net)


Randy Smith: Preds Firing Up Music City And Beyond

"Well sir.....I came upon this great big round building and it had a neon sign on it that said, Hockey here  tonight . So I said to myself, by grannys I'm gonna get in on this." -Archie Campbell, 1965 The above quote from country comedian Archie Campbell came from his RCA record in 1965 entitled, "Hockey Here  Tonight ." If you've never heard it, ... (click for more)

Watts Chosen As GPS Athletic Director

GPS announced the hiring of Jay Watts as the school’s new Athletic Director and basketball coach. Watts has been an Assistant Athletic Director at Westminster School in Atlanta for 17 years, coordinating the day-to-day operations of the largest high school athletic department in Georgia. Watts is one of only 16 in the state of Georgia to be certified as a master athletic administrator. ... (click for more)

Man Found With Home-Made Explosive Device Near Businesses In Hixson

A man was found with a home-made explosive device outside businesses in Hixson late Tuesay night.   A business was evacuated and portions of Highway 153 and Hamill Road were cordoned off while the device was taken away.   Joshua Redden, 34, was charged with possession of a prohibited weapon, public intoxication, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession ... (click for more)

Weather Service Warns Of Possibility Of Isolated Tornadoes For Chattanooga Area

The National Weather Service warned of the possibility of isolated tornadoes for the Chattanooga area on Wednesday. Strong thunderstorms are also possible. The warning is through 4 p.m. Here is the advisory: SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT UNTIL  4PM EDT  WED ...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE TODAY, ESPECIALLY AREAS EAST OF INTERSTATE 75... A STRONG UPPER ... (click for more)

Tennessee Business Expansions On Rise Across State

In 2016, Tennessee was named State of the Year for Economic Development by Southern Business & Development Magazine based on project totals and the variety of industries that invested in the state and created jobs. To a great extent, Bradley and Polk Counties have benefited from that investment.   From February 2015 to February 2016, Cleveland/Bradley County led the ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: My Life With 007

I was 13 when the first of 24 James Bond movies came out and, at a time when my sap was just beginning to rise, I will never forget Ursula Andress stepping out of the sea wearing that white bikini. Our hero walks over to the dripping Honey Ryder – that was her name in “Dr. No” – and she says in the Swiss accent, “Are you looking for shells too?” And the first classic reply of thousands ... (click for more)