The Falcon Wrestling team traveled to Fort Osage with high hopes of winning this year’s City Championship. The team started well with a close 45-36 victory over Chrisman. The next round match pitted the top two teams, Van Horn and Fort Osage. Fort Osage scored a convincing 24-56 win. The Falcon line-up was missing several key wrestlers as Fort won the dual. The Falcon grapplers dealt with their disappointment by dominating Truman, 55-27. The Falcon wrestlers improve to 4-2 after their victories. The Falcons return to action after the break when they wrestle in the Excelsior Springs Tournament, on January 6th.
- Marcos Murphy (Sr.), 19-2, pinned all three opponents
- Kenny Maluia (Sr.), 17-4, went 3-0 with 2 pins
- Preston Murphy (Sr.), 16-4, went 2-1 with 2 pins
- Payton Moses (Jr.), 16-6, went 3-0 with 2 pins
BY PERRY GREEN