Prep Wrestling Roundup: South’s Durham conducted his own marathon in finishing third

  • Posted: Tuesday, March 5, 2013 11:24 p.m.

Staff report

The wrestling state tournament wrapup ...

One star who didn’t make the championship round was South Rowan’s Logan Durham, who conducted his own wrestling marathon at the Greensboro Coliseum over the weekend.

The 106-pounder from South Rowan showed his endurance. He had to win five matches to finish third.

Durham won the most matches of any Rowan wrestler, going 5-1.

The Raider finished the season a sparkling 27-3.


North Rowan

Simon Connolly, 106 pounds, 1-2 in state tournament. Finished 23-8.

Marc Gonzalez, 113, 3-0 in state. Finished 43-4. State champion.

Damon Ellis, 120, 3-0 in state. Finished 41-3. State champion.

Darrell Taylor, 126, 0-2 in state. Finished 34-14.

Jaleel Hitchens, 132, 1-2 in state. Finished 30-19.

Brandon Lemmon, 145, 3-1 in state. Finished 40-11. Placed third.

Brandon Rabon, 170, 3-1 in state. Finished 33-16. Placed third.

Cecil McCauley, 220, 1-2 in state. Finished 41-15.

Will Robertson, 285. 3-0 in state. Finished 41-3. State champion.



Jeffrey Burton, 195, 2-2 in state. Finished 21-8.


South Rowan

Tyler Hall, 126, 4-2 in state. Finished 25-14. Placed fourth.


Brandon Sloop, 160, 4-2 in state. Finished 40-6. Placed fourth.

Alex Lyles, 220, 4-0 in state. Finished 32-7. State champion.

East Rowan

Logan Haas, 106, 1-2 in state. Finished 34-14.

Jason Deutsch, 113, 3-1 in state. Finished 40-4. Placed second.

Wyatt Blume, 145, 3-2 in state. Finished 25-5. Placed fifth.

West Rowan

Walt Waggoner, 145, 1-2 in state. Finished 20-7.

A.L. Brown

Nicholas Sexton, 113, 3-2 in state. Finished 44-9. Placed fourth.

Koku Richard White, 120, 2-2 in state. Finished 40-17.

Nico McClure, 285, 0-2 in state. Finished 20-8.


Davie County

Ryan Smith, 126, 1-2 in state. Finished 40-9.

Nathan Howard, 160, 2-2 in state. Finished 29-6.

Alex Gobble, 182, 3-2 in state. Finished 48-6. Placed fifth.

Jack Robertson, 195, 0-2 in state. Finished 37-17.

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