Varsity Wrestling · Spartan Wrestling Finishes 6th at the 2020 Traditional State Tournament

The South Paulding Spartan Wrestling team finished 6th out 43 teams at the 2020 GHSA AAAAAA Traditional Wrestling Tournament!!! 

Team Scores:

1 Creekview 195.5
2 Cambridge 169.5
3 Richmond Hill 155.5
4 Pope 134.0
5 Coffee 87.5
6 South Paulding 84.5


The Spartans had the following 10 wrestlers competing in Macon for a chance at a state title:

106lbs – Kaden Porter (Fr.)

120lbs- Jacob Seymour (So.) – STATE CHAMPION

126lbs- Dustin Byers (Sr.)- STATE 3RD PLACE

132- Kadry Shaddix (Jr.)

138lbs – Noah VanDyck (Sr.)

145lbs- Colin Kinard (Jr.)

152lbs- Antonio Patton (Jr.)

170lbs- Caleb Briggs (Jr.)

182lbs- Austin Seymour (Sr.) – STATE RUNNER-UP

285lbs- Madden Sanker (Fr.)

 Congratulations to South Paulding’s Jacob Seymour!!! Jacob won his 2nd State Title as a sophomore last weekend at the Wrestling State Championships. Jacob finished 1st place in class 6A at the 120lbs weight class and is the FIRST SPARTAN WRESTLER to ever complete an undefeated season in our school’s history!
Senior Spartans Austin Seymour (State Runner-Up) and Dustin Byers (3rd Place) also made the podium at the GHSA State Championship!