The Varsity Wrestling Firebirds split a pair of duals at the 2020 OHSAA Region 7 Dual Tournament. Fairmont opened with a win over Western Brown 46-33 to advance to the Quarterfinals. In that round, Fairmont mounted a furious comeback against the # 2 seeded Elks of Centerville before falling short, 39-27. On Jan. 9 the Elks had defeated the Firebirds 51-24.
Fairmont ends it’s dual season with a 14-5 record, the most dual wins since the 2000-2001 season.
2 Wins – Evan Overholser, Ali Salih, Nevan Snodgrass, Evan Thompson
1 Win – John Conley, Jacob Deglow, Braeden Denlinger, Austin Hedges, Bryton Miller, Clayton Ranchel
The Firebirds now focus on the individual tournament portion of the 2019-2020 campaign.
GWOC – Sat, Feb. 15
@ Sectional – Fri-Sat, Feb. 28-29
District – Fri-Sat, Mar. 6-7
@ State – Fri-Sun, Mar. 13-15