River Ridge 39, Allatoona 36

Wiley Goins (120), Hudson Andrews (132), Jesus Perez (170) and Ish Abdhur-Rahmaan (220) all recorded pins as the Knights knocked off Region 6AAAAAA opponent Allatoona on Wednesday night at Allatoona.

Blake Coryell took a forfeit in the 106 weight class while Maverick Cooper did the same in the 126 weight class. Aidan Merriman won by a 9-2 decision in the 138 pound weight class.

River Ridge 48, Sprayberry 33

The Knights recorded six pins enroute to knocking off Sprayberry in the tri-match at Allatoona on Wednesday night. Goins (120), Cooper (126), Andrews (132), Merriman (138), Thomas Silva (145) and Perez (170) all recorded pins. The win improved River Ridge’s season record to 12-8 with a 4-3 duals record in region.

Cooper, a junior, has been impressive for River Ridge so far this season, posting a 16-6 record. Cooper finished 3rd at the recent Creekview Invitational. Merriman, a sophomore, is 19-5 so far this season while Perez, a junior, is 17-4 on the year.

River Ridge will wrestle today at the Union County Invitational at Union County High School in Blairsville.

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