Wildcats News · Wrestling Wins Franklin County Holiday Duals


Franklin County High School hosted the Holiday Duals on Saturday, Dec. 21.  The FC wrestlers went 4-0 on the day with two exciting close matches against Covington and Connersville winning those two matches by a combined score of 3 points.  The Wildcats came from behind to overcome a 12-36 deficit by winning the last 5 matches against Covington to win 38-36. In a dramatic match against Connersville, four straight wins by Bolser, Merritt, Seal, and Crouch got the Wildcats back into contention with Clayton Bolser giving the team a huge boost with a major decision four-point win over his Connersville opponent which ended up being the margin needed for the Championship and the trophy. 

 

Records for the day:

120 lb. Andrew Merritt 4-0

126 lb. Evan Seal 4-0

132 lb. Ben Maze 4-0

138 lb. Adam Crouch 4-0

145 lb. Jacob Lee 3-1

152 lb. Eric Schwab 2-2

160 lb. Jordan Eversole 3-1

170 lb. Austin Bohman 2-2

195 lb. Lendon Sizemore 2-2

220 lb. Levi Sander 2-2

285 lb. Clayton Bolser 3-1

 

Team Scores:

Franklin County 45 Tri-West 14

Franklin County 38 Covington 36

Franklin County 60 Ft. Wayne Northside 12

Franklin County 40 Connersville 39

 

The FC Wildcats will be in action Dec. 28-29 at the Connersville Spartan Classic.