Wrestling traveled to Pickens for a tri with Pickens and Cedartown. The Knights faced the Bulldogs of Cedartown first and fell 51-19. Freshman Jake Piccirilli picked up a 14-6 major decision over Cedartown’s Zenga at 132. Senior Alex Hewgley collected another pin in the 1st period over Kertpatrick of Cedartown at 138. Freshman Ishmaaeel Abdhur-Rahmaan took a forfeit at 182 to gain 6 points for the Knights. Freshman Camden Cochran picked up a 9-2 decision over Cedartown’s Chambers at 285.
The Knights would face Pickens in the last match of the evening and fall to them 66-13. Freshman Jake Piccirilli picked up an 8-4 decision over Pickens Davis at 132. Senior Alex Hewgley picked up a 16-3 major decision over Pickens 138. Junior Ryan Loyd would take a forfeit at 145 to secure 6 points for the Knights.
The Knights Wrestling has the upcoming weekend off and will travel back to Pickens for the Burnt Mountain Classic which is a 2 day 21 team individual tournament.