Coffee County Raider Wrestlers Return Home for Thursday Night Match

CHS Wrestling Coach Roger Barlow talks to CHS wrestler Tyler Weddington following a recent match

CHS Wrestling Coach Roger Barlow talks to CHS wrestler Tyler Weddington following a recent match

The Coffee County Central High School wrestling team will hit the mat on Thursday night as they welcome Cookeville and Centennial to the Joe Frank Patch Memorial Gymnasium for a tri-meet beginning at 6:00 PM.  The Raiders traveled to Summit on Tuesday night for a 4 way meet featuring Riverdale, Stratford and Summit.  The Raiders got a win over Stratford as Owen Teague(wrestling at 132), David Tate(138), Joshua Tobitt(195) and Brandon Baumstein(120) all got pins to win their matches.  Matthew DeLong(160) and Dustin Seals(285) got forfeit wins.

The Raiders were blanked by Summit and were narrowly defeated by Riverdale.  In the Summit match, David Tate(138) lost a close 8 to 5 decision.  Against Riverdale, David Tate(138), Austin Payne(195), Joel Singleton(126) and Brandon Baumstein(113) got pin fall wins.  Chase Pruitt(152) won a decision victory while Owen Teague(132) got a forfeit win.

 

The Raider grapplers are coming off a busy week last week culminating a duals tournament appearance at Mt. Juliet on Saturday.  The Raiders got a win over Springfield and a close loss to Riverdale, a team they had beaten earlier in the season.  The Raiders also dropped matches to Lebanon, Summit and Mt. Juliet.

Against Springfield, David Tate(138) and Joel Singleton(126) got pin fall wins while Jose Ruiz(145), Chase Pruitt(152), Ethan Garner(182) and Joshua Tobitt(195) got forfeit wins.

Other winners on the weekend included:

Owen Teague(132) got a pin against Lebanon.

Joshua Tobitt(195) got a pinfall win, David Tate(138) and Joel Singleton(126) got decision wins and Brandon Baumstein(113) got a forfeit win against Mt. Juliet.

Joel Singleton(126), Jose Ruiz(145), Chase Pruitt(152), Owen Teague(132) and Joshua Tobitt(195) all got pin fall wins while Brandon Baumstein(113) got a DQ win,  against Riverdale.

The Raider grapplers are coaches by Roger Barlow and assisted by Randall Jennings