Buford places third at area tourney

Buford had five wrestlers qualify for the Class AAA state sectional at the Area 4-AAA tournament on Saturday. The Wolves finished third out of 13 teams.

Darius Bunch (106), Jack Barber (113), Brayden Hartley (126) and Chip Ness (182) were tournament champions. Dima Aguero (195) placed third.

Waleed Abduall (120) was fifth and Dylan Dailey (132) and Preston Kell (220) were sixth, but did not qualify for the state sectional.