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The King George wrestling team made county history as the first sports program to host a tournament [Battlefield Duals Tournament] at the new King George High School on Foxes Way in King George. The Foxes also took 3rd place at the tournament. The 3rd place finish was based on criteria which gave King George the advantage.
Chancellor won the tournament, with Eastern View finishing second. Spotsylvania fourth and Courtland fifth. The Foxes were missing five of their regular starters due to injury and college placement testing. The following Foxes placed in their respective weight classes: 103 llb. - Jason Ames; 119 llb.- Connor Webber, 0-4; 125 llb.- Ian Lynett was 4-0; 130 llb. - Phil Hinkes 2-2; 135 llb. - Zack Moore, 2-2; 140 llb. - Jason Norris was 1-0;152 llb. - James Marker was 1-3; 171 llb. Mat Giles was 1-3; 189 llb. Kelly Pierce was 1-0; 215 llb. Bryan Horaist was 1-3; Heavyweight Neil Schultz was 3-1.
In exhibition matches Greg Wohlman was 0-1 while Darius Wright was 1-0. King George wrestling will be back in action this Friday/Saturday at the Varina Blue Devils tournament.