Jones County senior Trey Bonner won his opening match in the state wrestling meet at the Macon Centreplex Wednesday afternoon, taking a 6-3 decision over Caleb King of Walnut Grove in the 285-pound division.
Bonner will wrestle Trevor Smith of Locust Grove in a Class 5A quarterfinal match between 12:45 and 2:15 p.m. on Thursday. Smith advanced with a 6-0 decision over Akhibe Thurman of Clarkston.
The tournament continues through Saturday. Bonner was the state runner-up last year.