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Mortimer Jordan Wrestling Finishes Runner-Up at 6A Duals State Championship

The Mortimer Jordan Blue Devil Wrestling team charged through the draw at the 6A Duals State Championships on their way to a finals match-up with Mountain Brook.

MJHS easily handled Pell City and Gardendale in the first two rounds and soundly beat Hartselle in the semi-finals, setting up the final with MBHS on January 2oth.

Mountain Brook edged Mortimer Jordan by the narrow margin of 32-27.

Jacob Horton, Conner Horton, Caleb Wright, Aiden Morris, Brodie Christmas, Cruz Rainwater and Caden Todoroff all had wins in the finals for MJHS.