By Gary Lloyd
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Four area wrestlers are competing this week at the NHSCA High School Wrestling Championships in Virginia Beach, Va.
From Hewitt-Trussville is freshman Heath Williamson, who will wrestle in the 113-pound division.
From Clay-Chalkville are senior Nick Weldon wrestling in the 182-pound weight class and sophomore Austin Weldon wrestling in the 160-pound division.
From Pinson Valley is sophomore Hank Turner, who will wrestle in the 138-pound weight class.
Williamson finished in second place in Class 6A in the 113-pound weight class at this year’s state championship. He won the 106-pound division state title as an eighth-grader.
Nick Weldon won the 182-pound weight class in Class 6A, his second straight state championship. Turner won the Class 5A 138-pound weight class at the state championships earlier this year.
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