JACKSONVILLE — Sophomore Brock Carlan won a region title at 120 pounds as Arnold qualified four wrestlers for this week’s state tournament while placing fourth as a team on Saturday in the Region 1-1A wrestling meet hosted by Bolles High School.
Joining Carlan was Colby Baker, who placed second at 138 pounds and became a four-time state qualifier for the Marlins. Taylor Ryan was fourth at 145 and earned a return trip to the Lakeland Center on Friday and Saturday and Cole Krimm fought his way through wrestlebacks to place third at heavyweight.
The Arnold contingent was enhanced by two wrestlers from Bozeman and one from Rutherford in representing Bay County.
Alijah Saffore of Rutherford placed third at 220 pounds to qualify for state. Jonah Savage for Bozeman was fourth at 106 pounds and Kris Kenney was fourth at 170.
Rutherford placed thirteenth as a team.