State Placewinner Marc Alban (’02) will be inducted into the Fairmont Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday 2/9/19.
Marc was an all-around athlete who earned a total of 9 varsity letters while at Fairmont (Wrestling-4, Cross Country-3, Track-2). Marc was a Team Captain for both the Wrestling and Cross Country programs during his time as a Firebird.
On the mats, Marc forged a tremendous career and still stands near the top of several career categories in the program, almost 20 years after graduation.
- 2002 State Placewinner – 4th @ 119
- 2002 GWOC-Sectional-District Champion
- 2002 Academic All-Ohio
- 2002 GWOC All-Academic
- 2002 Fairmont Athletic Department – Finley-Pugh Award Winner
- 2002 Wrestling Most Valuable
- 2001 WOL Champion
- 3x District Qualifier (1999-2000-2002)
- Team Captain
- Career Wins – 7th
- Career Takedowns – 7th
- Career Pins – 8th
The inductees will be introduced during half-time of the Friday, February 8, Fairmont Boys’ varsity game versus Centerville High School at Trent Arena. The 2019 Fairmont Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held on Saturday, February 9, beginning at noon in the Recital Hall at Fairmont High School.
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