Eastside's Walker, a junior, wins 3rd straight wrestling title

Results for each wrestler in greater Greer area

Published on Monday, February 25, 2013

Eastside junior Clay Walker won his third consecutive state championship and his teammates won three more titles, two seconds and one third place last weekend at Anderson.

Blue Ridge’s Jordan Ludd earned a second place finish when he lost in the championship match.

The individual results with their weigh class, opponent and score of each match.


 Clay Walker: 138 pounds. Third consecutive state championship. He returns for his senior season in 2013-2014 and tries to become Eastside’s fifth four-time champion.

1) Def. Justin Pack (Georgetown), fall 1:39

2) Def. Austin Brown (Chapin), fall 2:45

Championship: Def. Patrick James (West Oak), 16-5

Cole Anderson: 126 pounds: Won first state championship as a junior.

1) Def. Brock Massey (Hilton Head), 5-0

2) Def. Dylan Crossland (Swansea), 14-4

Championship: Def. Brady Whiteside (Palmetto), 6-2

Michael Fernandez: 182 pounds. Won first state championship as a junior.

1) Def. Tyler Roller (Marlboro County), fall, 3:08

2) Def. Zach Mor (Socastee), fall, 3:30

Championship: Def. Eric Baker (N. Myrtle Beach), 8-7

Zack Lake: 195 pounds. Won first state championship as a junior.

1) Def. Richard Davis (Airport), 6-5

2) Def. Alex LeCroy (Chapman), 7-4

Championship: Def. Chris Dyer (Chapin), 5-3

Will Thorpe:  160 pounds. Second place.

1) Def. Tommy Lazaroff (Socastee), 7-5

2) Def. Jason Carter (Dreher), 2-0

Championship: Lost to Meleke Stewart (Chester), 2-8

Tre Long: 285 pounds. Second place.

 1) Def. Chris Flynn (James Island), 5-2

2) Def. Zach Darst (Seneca), fall, 3:42

Championship: Lost to Cage Cervenka (Emerald), 4-5

David Walker: 113 pounds. Third place.

 1) Def. Tyler Fick (Hilton Head), fall, 2:36.

2) Lost to Deonta Patterson (Brookland-Cayce), 6-12


 3) Def. Paul Sherard, Belton-Honea Path, 3-0

3rd place: 4) Def. Kenyante Bush (Dreher), 11-2


 Rhett Plemmons: 120 pounds. 

 1. Def. J.P. Moody (Gilbert), 9-3

2. Lost to Mikel Nelson (Socastee), 1-3


 3) Lost to Derrick Frazier (Dreher), 4-9


Jordan Ludd: 120 pounds.  Second place.

1) Def. Alex Nielsen (St. James). Fall, 3:41.

2) Def. Di’Andra Robinson (Berkeley). 9-3.

Championship: Lost to Mikel Nelson (Socastee), 0-2

Jeremy Holbrooks: 132 pounds. Fourth place.

Def. Nick Sivestri (Myrtle Beach), Fall, 5:22

Lost to Cody Pirkle (Emerald), 4-6.


Def. Aaron Woodard (Broome). 13-6.

Lost to William Cody Ferguson (Greenville). 1-6.






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