05 Jan 2014

Wrestling Team Shows Strength During Holiday

The CHS wrestling team showed their strength taking first place in the Hoover Invitational and eigth place in the Bayou Duals over the holidays.

The Bears competed in the Bayou Duals with more than 40 schools on Friday and Saturday December 27 and 28 at the Baton Rouge River Center. CHS was one of only three schools from Louisiana to finish in the top eight, and they went 5-2 on the weekend.

They then traveled to Hoover, Alabama where they won the Hoover Invitational on Friday, January 3 and Saturday, January 4. The Bears defeated the other 17 schools competing, with 10 out of 14 CHS wrestlers making it to the semifinals and five CHS wrestlers being named finalists.  Brennan Taylor and James Claitor both won their weight division.

The wrestling team will compete against Rummel at Rummel on Wednesday, January 8.