Six local wrestlers seeded in state tournament

Staff reports

Seeding for the state wrestling tournament set for Feb. 11-12 at Bossier City’s Century Tel Center took place Monday night.

Six local wrestlers were seeded, including top seed Zach Hill of Dutchtown in the 285 class.

In the 130 group, Matt Hamilton of Dutchtown took the No. 8 seed.

Austin Gravelle of Dutchtown seeded No. 4 in 135.

East Ascension’s Thomas Turner filled the No. 4 seed in 145.

Brennan Howell of St. Amant seeded No. 4 in 215.

East Ascension’s Graham Karwath took the No. 5 seed in 285.

Rummel led in top seeds for division one with four. Jesuit claimed three top seeds.