Falcons News · Falcons Take 3rd at PAC 12


The Falcons Boys Varsity Wrestling team was outstanding this weekend in Brooklyn. Fielding only 7 wrestlers they were able to fall into 3rd place out of the 12 team field. Seniors Connor Eckman (113) Ryan Hoffman (120) and Colin Ransom (145) all sat due to injury.
Six of the Seven wrestlers placed top 4 in the conference tournament. Sophomore Payton Burgdorf wrestled up a weight class to 113 and took first place, Junior Charlie Yonts took fourth place at 126, Junior Eric DeFranco took fourth place at 138, Senior Garrett Tester took fourth place at 195, Senior Tyler Bennett took 3rd place at 220, and Senior Heavyweight Sean Lipscomb took first place as well as the conference MVP.
The Falcons continue towards the state tournament on February 24 at the Sectional Tournament in Bay Village.