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Wilsons path to college wrestling got off to a bumpy start on mat
Former Demon standout signs with Truett McConnell University
LUGOFF-ELGINS DEVIN WILSON SIGNED a National Letter of Intent to continue his academic and wrestling pursuits at Truett McConnell University in Cleveland, Ga., while flanked by his parents, Melissa and Tracey Wilson. Standing and looking on, from left, are Truett McConnell head wrestling coach Jonathan Jackson, L-E assistant athletic director Dr. Mike Armstrong, L-E head wrestling coach Ted Monroe, Wilsons freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling coach, Chas McLaughlin, and L-E principal Worth Thomasson. - photo by Tom Didato
By his own admission, Devin Wilson used to get knocked around the wrestling mat, a lot, when he was a kid. Then again, there was good reason. When Tracey Wilson went to wrestling practice at North Central High School, where he was an assistant coach for the Knights, he would take his son with him.