2020 State Wrestling Championships - Division III 220 pounds
April 15th, 2020 | Written by: Editor


Third-seeded Gabe Duplechin of Basile defeated top-seeded Brian Amis of Brusly.


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Place 1 2 3 4 5 6
Name Gabe Duplechin Brian Amis Jax Miller Byron Phillips, III Brian Vincent Demond Garner
School Basile Brusly Evangel De la Salle Hannan St. Michael
Seed 3 1 2 7 4 5
Final Record 26-7 23-5 13-3 12-3 17-12 26-9
Grade Senior Junior Senior Junior Senior Senior

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Brian Amis of Brusly lost four matches prior to the state tournament.  Logan Brimmer of Hahnville, Axel Encalada-Arce and Ashton Freeman of Zachary placed 1st, 3rd and 4th respectively in Division I.  Miles Doucet of Rayne placed second in Division II.  He won the Brusly Invitational and the Greater Baton Rouge Championships He placed fifth at the Louisiana Classic and sixth, due to a forfeit, at the Ken Cole Memorial.  His road to the finals included a round-one bye, a quarterfinals fall in 0:35 and then a very hard 5-3 match over fifth-seed Demond Garner of St. Michael, whom he defeated 4-1 at the GBRCs.

Third-seeded Gabe Duplechin won the Jacob McMillan Memorial and Rayne Invitational tournaments, placed third at the Ken Cole Memorial, placed fourth at the Brusly Invitational and placed sixth at the Trey Culotta Invitational.  However, he had lost to Evangel's second-seeded Jax Miller twice.  Nothing at this event came easily for Duplechin.  He needed 2:23 to pin Lakeside freshman Gavin Garland.  Sixth-seeded Henry Milligan of St. Louis gave Lewis a 6-2 match and in the semifinals Duplechin won via a 3-0 score. 

Early Rounds, Quarterfinals, Semifinals, Early Consolation Rounds

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Louisiana state wrestling championships.


Consolation Finals
Jax Miller (EVA) pinned Byron Phillips, III in 0:38 to place third
Brian Vincent (HAN) received a forfeit from Demond Garner (StM) to place fifth 
(3) Gabe Duplechin of Basile defeated (1) Brian Amis of Brusly 6-0

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