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East Ascension wins Two Titles at City Wrestling Tourney

Catholic High won the 49th annual Baton Rouge City Wrestling tournament that was held recently at Catholic High.

The Bears edged East Ascension in a close finish by 11.5 points with St. Amant placing third and Dutchtown coming in seventh. For the Bears it’s their fourth straight title and 15th in the past 16 years

East Ascension had two individual winners in Trent Mahoney (132) and Jordan Campbell (285) while Hunter Hawkins (160) won for St. Amant.

Overall, the Spartans had 11 wrestlers finish in the top four, including the two champions and two runner-up finishes.

St. Amant had eight wrestlers finish in the top four, including Hawkins winning his division, while Dutchtown had three finishes in the top four.

The Allstate Sugar Bowl LHSAA Wrestling State Tournament will be held this Friday and Saturday at the CenturyLink Center in Bossier City.

Feb. 4, 2018

City Wrestling Championship

At Catholic High

Team totals: 1, Catholic 250. 2, East Ascension 238.5. 3, St. Amant 181.5. 4, Live Oak 168. 5, Zachary 158. 6, Brusly 105.5. 7, Dutchtown 103. 8, St. Michael 93.5. 9, Episcopal 57. 10, McKinley 48. 11, Baton Rouge High 34.5. 12, Southern Lab 29. 13, Central 23. Dunham 23. 15, Denham Springs 12. 16, Walker 4.

Finals (Local results)

113: Luke Romano, Catholic, dec. Tyree Morris, St. Amant, 2-1.

120: Peter Kelly, Catholic, dec. Corey Brownell, St. Amant, SV-1 11-9

132: Trent Mahoney, East Ascension, by fall over Calep Balcuns, Brusly, 3:06

145: Lance Robinson, St. Michael, dec. Nakie Brown, St. Amant, 6-3

160: Hunter Hawkins, St. Amant, by fall over Macullen Mire, Catholic, 3:20

170: Jacob Fereday, Catholic, by fall over Kyle Chatman, East Ascension, 1:19

220: Wes Brady, Zachary, dec. Devon Clark, East Ascension, 8-3

285: Jordan Cambell, East Ascension, by fall over Anthony Ingram, Live Oak, 3:18

Consolation (Local results)

106: Anthony Krass, East Ascension, dec. Xavier Parms, Baton Rouge High, 10-8

113: Devin Deranger, East Ascension, by fall over Kaul Kayser, Brusly, 2:53

120: Jamarius Koshko, East Ascension, by fall over Ross Richard, Dutchtown, 3:37.

126: Jaden Snyder, St. Amant, by fall over Austin Martina, Dutchtown, 6:00

132: Cody Comeaux, St. Amant, by fall over A.J. Sabine, Catholic, 2:12

138: Joseph Cagayao, St. Amant, over Matthew Anderson, Brusly, SV-1 9-7

145: Canon Hunt, Catholic, dec. Brad Mahoney, East Ascension, 9-5

152: Zion Marable, Dutchtown, dec. Garrett Parks, St. Amant, 6-2

160: Travis Hale, Zachary, dec. Reginald Barnes, East Ascension, 4-3

182: Tyler Irvin, East Ascension, dec. Brandon Young, Brusly, 5-2

195: Chris Hart, Zachary, dec. Gavin Soniat, East Ascension, 11-4