Flames Go 1-2 At Crusaders Quad

01/25/2009 -

CHATTANOOGA, TN - The Lee Flames brought six wrestlers to the quad meet on Saturday, January 24, hosted by Tennessee Temple University. Both Joe Jellison (125) and Chris Jones (197) went undefeated in their weight classes by claiming three victories, while Matt Spies (165) posted two wins. Stephen Ward (174), Casey Grisham (184), and Tad Shelton (235) each posted one win for the Flames. The Flames opened up their first match of the day against the University of Georgia and ended up winning 27-21. The second match was against Mercer University where the Flames lost 45-18. Lee ended up the day losing to arch-rival team Tennessee Temple University 46-16. The Flames will hit the mats next in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, on Friday, January 30, at the Friday Free-For-All. The top four teams in Friday's tournament will compete in the NCWA National Duals on Saturday, January 31.