The Upson-Lee Middle School Knights wrestling team recently beat Mary Persons in the championship round to win its sixth Region Champion title. The Knights have won six region titles and two runner-up titles in the last eight years.
The Middle Georgia Middle School Athletic League region consists of middle schools from Pike, Lamar, Butts, Monroe, Peach, and Jones counties, as well as two charter schools in Macon. Five have wrestling teams.
The team consists of wrestlers John Adams, Kayden Davis, Kiel Dickerson, Leah King, Bo Fulcher, Parker Huckaby, Conner McGouirk, Clevland Nicholas, Faith Olandez, Trent Peaden, Kingston Respress, Aiden Tindell, Marcus Williams, Olivia White, Ethan Adams, Charlie Basilici, Gracie Bowen, Josiah Chambers, Christian Chunn, Jaxon Creamer, Jayden Dugger, Trenton Hill, Chestin Howard, Tyler Jordan, Zarien Lowe, Beecher McCants, Jercorien McCoy, Kale Nelson, Emily Nix, Grayson Seymour, Brady Sorrow, Cason Waddell, Charity Watkins, Jackson Adams, Jamie Adams, Izzabella Bratcher, Tristian Caldwell, Hunter Clay, Cade Creamer, Payton Danley, Trinity Gibson, Justin Howard, Sean Houseknecht, Ethan Laber, Wyatt Lowe, Tripp Peadon, Jaxson Raybon, Landon Sears, Candler Shaw, Madison Smith, Trenton Temples, and Jacob Turner; managers Ricci Coley and Landon Holloway; and coaches Bosworth, Bischoff, and Gulley.