Southwest DeKalb claimed the Region 5 Duals title last weekend and four other teams qualified for the GHSA State Wrestling Duals first round this weekend (Friday, January 22).
The Panthers captured the Region 5-5A championship with a victory over St. Pius X. Southwest DeKalb by virtue of its region title hosts Eastside this weekend. The winner advances to take on the North Springs/Cass winner in the second round.
Stone Mountain finished third in Region 5 and travels to Villa Rica to face off with Walnut Grove. The winner advances to meet up with the Cartersville/Villa Rica winner.
Dunwoody picked up a runner-up finish in the Region 7-7A Duals Tournament. The Wildcats are the defending DCSD County champs and go on the road to Cherokee High School to hit the matt against North Forsyth.
In Region 6-4A Miller Grove finished up as the runner-up to Marist and must go on the road in its first round match. The Wolverines take on Pickens County at Jefferson High School.
The Arabia Mountain Rams clinched a spot in the Class 4A State Duals by taking third place in 6-4A behind Marist and Miller Grove. Arabia travels to Hampton High School to line up against Central Carrollton. The winner moves on to face the Hampton/Madison County winner in round two.
SCHEDULE FOR THIS WEEKEND (1/22-1/23):
Dunwoody vs. North Forsyth at Cherokee
Southwest DeKalb vs. Eastside at SW DeKalb
Stone Mountain vs. Walnut Grove at Villa Rica
Miller Grove vs. Pickens County at Jefferson
Arabia Mountain vs. Central Carrollton at Hampton
Source: DCSD Athletics