Vikings News · The Vikings Find Success at Hayden


Both the varsity and junior varsity squad had events at Hayden over the Thanksgiving holidays.

The varsity team attended the Hayden Duals where the team wrestles other teams instead of individually. The Vikings ended up placing 2nd out of 9 teams and wrestled tough and focused.

Results from the tournament:

Pool play matches-
Arab defeats Jasper 51-21
Jasper defeats Dora 66-18
Jasper defeats Springville 48-33
Jasper defeats Fultondale 72-12

Semifinals-
Jasper defeats Hartselle 58-21

Finals-
Arab defeats Jasper 45-30
The team wrestled extremely well especially in the finals against a tough #1 preseason ranked Arab squad.

 

The JV team (7th-9th grade) attended the Sean Still Tournament at Hayden High School where they placed 5th as a team with many member placing.
Results from Sean Still

1st
Zach Whitehead- 162 lb

2nd
Ethan Caldwell- 115 lb
Cooper Brooks- 128 lb
Carter Reed- 108 lb
Jamaunte Westbrook- 115 lb
Caterino Hernandez- 134 lb

3rd
Mason Abbott- 77 lb
Antonio Nash- 122 lb
Logan Naramore- 134 lb
Cole Carter- 162 lb
Jamie Burnam- 172 lb
Luke Horsely- 115 lb
Baldemar Sanchez- 106 lb

Final Team Scores
1. Gardendale 225
2. Arab 196
3. Mortimer Jordan 163
4. Clay-Chalkville 149
5. Jasper 146
6. Hayden
7. Homewood
8. Corner
9. Montevallo
10. Southside
11. Oak Grove
12. Springville
13. Fultondale

The junior varsity team wrestled extremely well with a chance to pull out a trophy at the end.

 

 

The Vikings return to action on Tuesday, December 3rd at home against Corner and Curry. They then host defending 1A-5A state champions, Moody, and defending 6A state champions, McAdory, on Thursday, December 5th.