Baylor, Father Ryan in D-II Mat Finals

Finals are 8 p.m. EST in Franklin

Friday, January 31, 2014 - by B.B. Branton

Winners of two matches each on Friday, pre-tournament favorites Baylor School and Father Ryan will meet Saturday night for the TSSAA D-II state duals wrestling championship at the Ag Center in Franklin.

The championship finals for D-I AAA, D-I A-AA and D-II are set for 8 p.m. EST. Third place matches will be wrestled at 2 p.m. (D-I A-AA), 4 p.m. (D-II) and 6 p.m. (D-I AAA) 

Baylor posted wins against Briarcrest Christian, 72-0, and McCallie, 39-24, while Father Ryan defeated Brentwood Academy, 63-18, and Montgomery Bell Academy, 56-9. Both Baylor and Ryan have won seven state duals titles, followed by McCallie with six.

Trackwrestling.com: each match in the duals on all three divisions D-I AAA, D-I A-AA and D-II can be followed on trackwrestling.com.

Click on browse ... then track ... then tournaments ... scroll down to TSSAA and all tournaments are available to follow, each individual weight class.

For More Information ... scores from D-I , etc. .. go to tssaa.org

D-I AAA: Defending champion Cleveland and Soddy Daisy have advanced to the 2 p.m. EST championship  semifinals in opposite brackets;; Cleveland faces Ravenwood and Soddy Daisy takes on Wilson Central.

D-I A-AA:  Chattanooga Central lost a first round match and Hixson lost in the semis ... both teams will wrestle consolation matches Saturday morning.

D-II Semifinals

Baylor 39, McCallie 24
182 - Ryan Parker (Baylor School) over Nathan Hoodenpyle (McCallie School) Dec 4-3
195 - Cooper Reiniche (Baylor School) over Trel Phillips (McCallie School) SV-1 3-1
220 - jon schnissrauter (Baylor School) over Jay Roberts (McCallie School) Dec 3-1
285 - Will Thomas (Baylor School) over River Henry (McCallie School) Maj 12-4
106 - Jack Reynolds (Baylor School) over Stanton Davis (McCallie School) Maj 12-4
113 - Michael Murphy (Baylor School) over Addison Cornell (McCallie School) Maj 9-1
120 - Ethan Dendy (McCallie School) over Andy Atchley (Baylor School) TF 21-2
126 - James Westbrooks (McCallie School) over Caleb Canada (Baylor School) Maj 13-2
132 - Brock Herring (McCallie School) over caleb Powell (Baylor School) Dec 8-2
138 - Adam Connell (McCallie School) over tate Robinson (Baylor School) Inj 2:25
145 - Griffin Davis (McCallie School) over Preston Troxel (Baylor School) Fall 1:59
152 - Donovan Sutherland (Baylor School) over Will Patton (McCallie School) Fall 5:26
160 - Bryson Popp (Baylor School) over Justin Badgett (McCallie School) Fall 1:18
170 - Cayman Seagraves (Baylor School) over Ariel Bong (McCallie School) Fall 3:38

Father Ryan 56, MBA 9
182 - Hunter Duff (Father Ryan) over Blake Patton (Montgomery Bell Academy) Dec 5-3
195 - Houston Hooker (Father Ryan) over Sam Sullivan (Montgomery Bell Academy) Fall 3:02
220 - Ben Stacey (Father Ryan) over D`Onshuve Coofer (Montgomery Bell Academy) Dec 4-2
285 - John Kelly (Montgomery Bell Academy) over Jonathan Spenser (Father Ryan) Fall 0:15
106 - Gabriel Elkin (Montgomery Bell Academy) over Eason Raymond (Father Ryan) Dec 10-4
113 - Eli King (Father Ryan) over Michael Elkin (Montgomery Bell Academy) Dec 12-10
120 - Jared Frazier (Father Ryan) over John Glover (Montgomery Bell Academy) Maj 16-4
126 - Kirby Simpson (Father Ryan) over Samuel Bellet (Montgomery Bell Academy) Dec 6-0
132 - Chris Wesnofske (Father Ryan) over Sam Papel (Montgomery Bell Academy) Fall 3:29
138 - Michael Eckhart (Father Ryan) over Stephen Johnson (Montgomery Bell Academy) Fall 3:12
145 - Marcello Morrice (Father Ryan) over Mark Floyd (Montgomery Bell Academy) Fall 1:01
152 - Ryan Simpson (Father Ryan) over Ben Barton (Montgomery Bell Academy) Fall 2:22
160 - Nick Naughton (Father Ryan) over Jacob Green (Montgomery Bell Academy) Maj 13-4
170 - John Hagey (Father Ryan) over Ridley Wills (Montgomery Bell Academy) Fall 5:16


UTC's McLean Set For Suns Summer League Squad

From the moment Tre McLean ’16 walked on campus in 2013, he brought a through-the-roof work ethic. That work leads to his next step heading to Las Vegas joining the Phoenix Suns in the NBA Summer League. McLean transferred to Chattanooga in 2013 from Queens University of Charlotte after his freshman year. He followed his head coach Wes Long from Charlotte to Gig City when current ... (click for more)

Georgia Northwestern Bobcats Sign Howard Hoops Standout

The Georgia Northwestern Lady Bobcats volleyball team and basketball team have picked up recruits from the Chattanooga area this season and the men’s basketball team recently decided to follow suit. Head coach David Stephenson crossed into the Volunteer State in late June to sign guard Justin Smith. Smith prepped at Howard High School, which has always been a hotbed for ... (click for more)

County Commission May Amend Resolution Dealing With 501(c)(3)s; Humane Society Says It Won't Comply

The County Commission may amend a resolution it passed that would put a member of the commission on the board of the 501(c)(3)s that receive over 25 percent of their funding from the county. It would also require the agencies to follow county purchasing, travel and expense policies. After the measure was passed 6-3, the county got a letter from the Humane Education Society ... (click for more)

Walker County Taking Out Another Loan To Deal With Debts Left By Bebe Heiskell Administration

Walker County officials said they are having to take out another loan to deal with debts left by the Bebe Heiskell administration. Commissioner Shannon Whitfield has called a special meeting for Thursday at 2 p.m. at the commissioner's office in Lafayette. The agenda includes a $4 million tax anticipation note from Lafayette Bank, which stepped in to help the new administration ... (click for more)

CPS Should Have A Manned 24/7 Presence In Every County

This week something became abundantly clear to me. The Department of Child Protective Services in the state of Tennessee, or at least in Hamilton County, are asleep at the wheel.   Early yesterday afternoon local news stations broke the news: "Animals Removed from Soddy Daisy Home."  What the news station either didn't know, or didn't report, was that the children of ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Heroes Gather On July 14

Oliver North, whose journey as American patriot has not been an easy one, never lost hope. He once admitted he lied to Congress under oath, was found guilty of three felony counts after he followed the direct orders of his superiors, and then endured the wrath of the ignorant before the ACLU – of all sources – had the charges vacated. The former Lt. Colonel in the Marine Corps ... (click for more)