3 BCSD wrestlers claim state titles

Three Berkeley County School District wrestlers earned the title of champion recently at the South Carolina High School League (Individual) Championships held in Anderson.

In the 132-pound class of 1A/2A competition, A.J. McClanahan of Philip Simmons High defeated Landon Smith of Pelion High with a 3-2 decision.

In the 170-pound class of 3A competition, Sloan Casteel of Hanahan defeated Rathael Pendergrass of Chester High with an 8-5 decision.

J.J. Peace of Cane Bay High defeated J.J. Marsar of Ashley Ridge in the 113-pound class of 5A competition by pin/fall, 3:20 into the match.

Congratulations to our three state champs!