Seven Ferndale High School wrestlers traveled to the Tacoma Dome to compete in the State Tournament, 2015 Mat Classic XXVII, Friday and Saturday. They are (weight classes indicated):
- Broc Graves 106
- Devon Bennett 120
- Braiden Klimp 152
- Taylor Bellefeuille 152
- Ben Broselle 160
- Sam Cleary 182
- Patrick Condon 195
According to tweets from the FHS Sports Medicine Twitter account (@FHSSportsMed), the first round took its toll on all but one FHS wrestler.
Tough opening round for the Golden Eagles wiaa mat classic. Ben Broselle with the pin, everyone else will have to fight thru the other side
The “other side” is the consolation bracket which decides third place for each weight class.
Despite valiant efforts, Devon Bennett [Broc Graves] and Taylor [Bellefeuille] have finished [their] seasons.
To wrap up the night Patrick Condon moves on by disqualification and Sam Cleary couldn’t get a takedown in a close [finale].
At the end of Friday’s rounds, two FHS wrestlers will be continuing to compete tomorrow. Patrick Condon continues advancing through the consolation bracket and Ben Broselle is two matches away from a State Championship.
GO GOLDEN EAGLES!