D-II Region Wrestling Seeds

Baylor Hosts Traditional Region

Thursday, February 6, 2014 - by B.B. Branton

The inaugural TSSAA D-II Middle/East region wrestling tournament is Friday at Baylor School starting at noon.

The top six in each weight class advance to the state tournament, Feb 14-15 at the Williamson County Ag Center in Franklin.

D-II Middle/East Region

Fri. Feb. 7 at Baylor

Worsham Arena and Duke Arena

Noon to completion

Tickets $5

Brackets will be posted on trackwrestling.com Friday morning

State Champions: several state champions are in the field, including Michael Murphy (113, Baylor), Adam Connell (138, McCallie), Bryson Popp (160, Baylor), Ryan Parker (182, Baylor), Nathan Hoodenpyle (182, McCallie)

Not Competing: Baylor's Tate Robinson (138) will not compete this weekend nor in the state tournament. Baylor officials did give reasons. Robinson won a state title for Christian Bros.in 2011.

Seeds by Weight Class (top 4)

106:

1. Eli King (Father Ryan)  2. Jack Reynolds (Baylor) 3. Gabriel Elkin (MBA) 4. Stanton Davis (McCallie)

113

1, Michael Murphy (Baylor) 2. Trey Chalifoux (Father Ryan) 3. Addison Cornell (McCallie) 4 Justin Becci (Brentwood Academy)

120

1. Ethan Dendy (McCallie) 2.Jared Frazier (Father Ryan) 3. Andy Atchley (Baylor) 4. John Michael Glover (MBA)

126

1. James Westbrooks (McCallie) 2. Kirby Simpson (Father Ryan) 3. Caleb Canada (Baylor) 4. Sam Bellet (MBA)

132

1. Chris Wesnofske (Father Ryan)  2. Brock Herring (McCallie 3. Blake Solarek (MBA) 4. Caleb Powell (Baylor)

138

1. Adam Connell (McCallie) 2. Michael Eckhart (Father Ryan) 3. Stephen Johnson (MBA) 4. Drake Mitchell (Franklin Road Academy)

145

1. Griffin Davis (McCallie) 2. Ryan Simpson (Father Ryan) 3. Mark Floyd (MBA) 4. Will Tansil (FRA)

152

1. Blake Sutherland (Baylor) 2. Marcello Morrice (Father Ryan) 3. Ben Barton (MBA) 4. Will Patton (McCallie)

160

1. Bryson Popp (Baylor) 2. Nick Naughton (Father Ryan) 3. Max Mullen (Brentwood Acad.) 4. Eric Olson (BGA)

170

1. Cayman Seagraves (Baylor) 2. John Hagey (Father Ryan) 3. Ridley Wills (MBA) 4. Sam Scuggs (Brentwood Acad)

182

1. Ryan Parker (Baylor) 2. Nathan Hoodenpyle (McCallie) 3. Hunter Duff (Father Ryan)

195

1. Houston Hooker (Father Ryan) 2. Jacob Cretin (Brentwood Acad.) 3. Emory Norred (Baylor) 4. Trel Phillips (McCallie)

220

1, Jon Schmissrauter (Baylor) 2. Ben Stacey (Father Ryan) 3. Jay Roberts (McCallie) 4. Jonah Reels (Brentwod Acad.)

285

1. Tucker York (Brentwood Acad.) 2. Will Thomas (Baylor) 3. John Kelly (MBA) 4 Connor Eli (FRA)

contact B.B. Branton at william.branton@comcast.net


Lookouts Snap Losing Streak With 5-4 Win Over Generals At Jackson

Facing the first place Jackson Generals on the road was no easy task but the Chattanooga managed to rally for a 5-4 win Thursday evening. Both pitching staffs struggled with their control with 15 total walks in the game. The win moved the Lookouts to a game under .500 at 10-11. Despite falling behind in the fifth inning, the Lookouts rallied in the top of the sixth, putting ... (click for more)

Former Chattanooga Lookout, Corey Seager, Turns 23 Today

Before steadily hitting and fielding his way to the 2016 National League Rookie of the Year , Corey Seager was a blue-chip prospect for the Dodgers. In 2014, he played 38 games for the Chattanooga Lookouts.  Today (April 27th, Seager celebrates his 23rd birthday (yes, he's still that young), and he is well one his way to much success in Major League baseball. ... (click for more)

County School Teachers To Get 3% Raise Under Balanced County School Budget

Hamilton County Schools teachers are slated to get three percent pay increases under the balanced budget approved by the School Board on Thursday afternoon. That comes on top of a two percent hike last year. Lee McDade, assistant superintendent, said a large influx of cash came from the state, and Governor Bill Haslam outlined that it was to raise the pay level for teachers. ... (click for more)

Law Enforcement Shuts Down Convenience Store Near College Hill Courts As Public Nuisance

Law enforcement on Thursday took steps to shut down a convenience store near the College Hill Courts as a public nuisance. The action was taken after District Attorney Neal Pinkston filed a petition with Criminal Court Judge Tom Greenholtz about the Westside Shop. The store is operated by Salma Ambo, and the real property is owned by AAA Investment Properties LLC. The petition ... (click for more)

White Coat Syndrome And The Medical System - And Response (2)

Today I wish to share what I am feeling as a patient in our medical system. I am too old to put on airs at this point, and this is too pervasive of a problem for me to contain.   As I enter my AARP years, I am faced with so many medical encounters that evoke all kinds of uncomfortable feelings. I dread physician’s appointments riddled with government regulatory hypocrisy, ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: County Commissioners Not Getting Bang For Their School Bucks

The Hamilton County School Board passed a balanced budget to present to the County Commission at a Special Called Meeting on Thursday night. They also attached a prioritized list of $24.5 million in critical needs for the County Commission to consider that will never see the light of day. The long and short of it is easy to see -- the County Commissioners have had enough. It ... (click for more)