Pickren, Kovacs crowned regional champions at South Walton

SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Saturday's 1A-1 tournament at South Walton crowned regional champions in each weight class and determined the state tournament field for next week in Kissimmee.

The top four in each weight class advance, including local class champs Ethan Pickren (South Walton, 138) and Garrison Kovacs (Mosley, 170).

Highlights are attached. Wrestlers advancing from our area are listed below.

106: Tanner Brockman, 4th, Arnold
120: Nick Hejke, 2nd, Arnold
126: Jonathan Harvey, 3rd, Wewahitchka
132: Seth Weinthal, 3rd, South Walton
138: Ethan Pickren, 1st, South Walton
138: Griffin Hebert, 3rd, Arnold
152: Keivontie Logan, 2nd, Rutherford
152: Nick Kendrick, 4th, Arnold
160: Chase Maddox, 4th, South Walton
170: Garrison Kovacs, 1st, Mosley
170: John Maddox, 3rd, Marianna
170: Harris Barton, 4th, South Walton
182: Corey David, 3rd, Marianna
195: Jonah Mercer, 3rd, Marianna
195: Xavier Stillgess, 4th, Rutherford
285: Jonathan Heller, 4th, Bay