Coley wins state wrestling title

Tiftarea Academy’s Mark Coley (center) is the new GISA state wrestling champion in the 160-pound division. Coley defeated Jackson Perry of Bulloch Academy in the finals Tuesday at the Storm Dome in Americus. Coley, who won region, earned a first round bye in the tournament. He defeated Gatewood’s Justin Jameson in the semifinals. Jon Luke Owens finished fifth at state and Ches Mangham was sixth.