Wresters win duals
Michael Bird (by Michael Butler)
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Tallassee swept the field in the Class 1A-5A Region 2 Duals at THS on Friday and Saturday. The Tigers were 7-0 over the two-day tournament.

Wins on Friday came against Dadeville (72-6), Beulah (60-24) and Elmore County (57-21). On Saturday, Tallassee beat Holtville (68-12), Beauregard (39-36), Reeltown (78-0) and Prattville Christian (66-18).

Weigh-in will be at 4 on Thursday. Round of 8 at 7. One team advances to Final 4.

Tallassee (29-5) is one of 16 teams sill alive for the Class 1A-5A dual title. The Tigers will host two rounds on Thursday, Jan. 17. Weigh-in is at 4:00.

Tallassee will be pitted against Pike Road, and Elmore County faces Saint James on Thursday afternoon. The winners advance to the Round 0f 8 match at 7:00. The winner then moves on to the semifinals at a location to be determined the following Tuesday.

The championships will be held at the Birmingham Crossplex on Jan. 25 and 26.