The Woodward Academy wrestling team has a rich history of success and a long list of state and national accolades.

Wrestling 2019

The wrestling team had a breakout season this year, capturing the state duals title for the first time in school history and also bringing home the traditional state title. Although sweeping both of the state titles in one season was a Woodward wrestling first, the program did not stop breaking records there. After capturing their… Read More »

Interview: Wrestler Malcom Wiley

Malcolm Wiley overcomes adversity to win state wrestling title. Malcolm Wiley is a junior wrestler who didn’t know if he’d even be able to compete this year due to an early season knee injury — but then went on to win a state title. He talked with us about the experience and his future plans.… Read More »


Woodward wrestling captures area title, poised for big season next year. The Woodward Academy wrestling team had one of its best seasons in 2017-18. After traveling around the Southeast seeking out the best competition, the Woodward wrestling team finished with a 28-8 dual meet record. In addition, the War Eagles captured the area dual title… Read More »

Interview: Wrestling with Coach Ragan

“People say to me, ‘you went from being one of the top Division I coaches in the country, a professor at a college, to teaching Middle School kids and coaching youth wrestling?’ and I always tell them ‘this is where I can do the most good.’” Jeff Ragan could have coached at any number of… Read More »

Wrestling 2017

The Woodward wrestling team continued to make huge strides this season towards becoming one of the top wrestling programs in Georgia.  In addition to having a very respectable 29-6 dual meet record this season, the team qualified for the State Dual Championships in Macon, finishing in the top 5 in AAAA.  After a successful state… Read More »