Titans’ Jaggears finishes runnerup at wrestling sectionals


Gadsden Middle School 8th grader Samuel Jaggears (pictured on right) finished second overall in the 113-pound weight class at the AHSAA Class 7A Super Sectional Wrestling Tournament last Saturday (Feb. 13) in Birmingham. 

Jaggears will compete as the No. 2 seed in the Class 7A state tournament this weekend in Huntsville. 

Javarious Graves, LaMarcus Ansley and Tyrique Funderburg also competed for the Titans in the sectional tournament. 

Pictured with Jaggears is GCHS wrestling coach Rayshawn Edwards. 

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