E.A. Sports Today

Invading armies

Arab, Bob Jones wrestlers come into Calhoun County and win; Bob Jones sweeps through Clint McCall Duals, beating Oxford in finals, Arab grapples through Death Valley

Oxford's Jakob Chisolm works to flip Zaevian Toney of Bob Jones on his way to scoring a pin at 126 in the team championship match of the Clint McCall Duals Tournament. (Photo by B.J. Franklin/GungHo Photos)

By East Alabama Sports Today

Reigning state champion Arab put wrestlers in the finals of 10 of 14 weight division and won four individual titles to take Alexandria’s Grappling in Death Valley in standings that were strikingly similar to last year’s Class 1A-5A state championship.

The Knights scored 555.5 points to win the 16-team tournament Saturday. Cleburne County was second (429) and the host Valley Cubs were third (360). Only third-place Tallassee was missing from the top four from last year’s state championship tournament.

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