BATON?ROUGE - St. Amant won the Tara Christmas Invitational team title Saturday wtih 219.50 points to defeat St. Michael with 170.


Live Oak followed with 155 points ahead of Shaw’s 135.


St. Amant got individual titles in five weight classes while recieving runner up in three classes and consolation third places in two. The Gators also picked up four fourth-place finishes in the 13-team meet.


BATON?ROUGE - St. Amant won the Tara Christmas Invitational team title Saturday wtih 219.50 points to defeat St. Michael with 170.

Live Oak followed with 155 points ahead of Shaw’s 135.

St. Amant got individual titles in five weight classes while recieving runner up in three classes and consolation third places in two. The Gators also picked up four fourth-place finishes in the 13-team meet.

Zach Eunice won a major decision 9-1 over Shaw’s Kelly LeBlanc in the 145 pound division.
Abbas Laymoun took the 285-pound class by pinning Kevielle Glasper of Tara in 2:38.

Also winning thier weight classes for St. Amant were Nelson Jointer (189), who won an, 8-6 decision over Broadmoor’s Danile Curry, Tre’?Vaughn (140), who took a 13-11 decision over Parkview Baptist’s Preston Bradford and Alex LaValley (119) who won  a 13-3 major decision over Live Oak’s Tyler Hill.

Terry Palmisano lost a 4-3 decision to Parkview’s Kenny Whittle inthe 152-pound final, while Chanse Kendrick was pinned by  Shaw’s Stefan?Valencia in 4:23 of the 130-pound final and Girjit Sandhu los a 7-1 decision to Shaw’s Blaise Petuit in the 135-pound weight class.

Brennan Howell pinned Shaw’s Mason Briant in 2:45 of the 215-pound consolation and Kyle Brown won by default over St. Michael’s Myles Greenblatt in the 160-pound consolation.

Brett Howell was pinned by Live Oak’s Hans Troxclair in 58 seconds of the 171-pound consolation, while Tres Gravois was pinned by Parkview’s Joey Giardina in 51 seconds of the 119-pound consolation, Chris Boyter was pinned by Shaw’s Forrest Ricks in 2:08 in the 112-pound consolation and Cole LeBlanc was pinned by Parkview’s Casey Spinks in 1:18 of the 103-pound consolation.