Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

Photo By Michael Alexander
Marist School junior wrestler Hudson Chancy (on top) is close to pinning his opponent as the referee looks from his position on the mat. Marist finished in eighth place out of 32 wrestling teams from across the Southeast.


Local Schools Wrestle In Prep School Slam

By MICHAEL ALEXANDER, Staff Photographer | Published February 12, 2009

Blessed Trinity High School, Roswell, and Atlanta schools Marist and St. Pius X competed among 29 other schools from five Southeastern states in two gymnasiums, with three mats each, during the first Southeastern Prep School Slam. The Jan. 30-31 wrestling tournament, hosted by Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School, drew teams from Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina and Tennessee. The Baylor School of Chattanooga, Tenn., finished in first place. Archbishop Rummel High School of Metairie, La., and The Lovett School, Atlanta, tied for second place.