FMS’ Fritz dominates
Fairfield Middle School wrestler Michael Fritz picked up five wins in a two-meet span to recently lead the Trojans, who wrestled at Keokuk Friday and Ottumwa on Monday.
Fritz won by fall in 36 seconds and 3:19 on Friday, with Keokuk, Mount Pleasant, Quincy, Ill., and Burlington in attendance. In Monday’s meet attended by Ottumwa, Centerville, Davis County and Burlington, Fritz won all three matches in 30 ticks or less.
Also Friday, Dallas Peebler earned a pair of wins and 11 others claimed one win each. Gannon Courtright, Dylan Abbott, Chris Hanson, Baily Kemp, Simon Spalla, Mitch Taglauer and Bailey Jones all won by fall. Walker Allen, Trenton Hanen and Jose Rojo all won by decision, while Derek Beasley won by major decision.
In addition to Fritz’ three wins Monday, Zach Barnes, Brendon Lunsford, Abbott, Hanen, Taglauer and Hanson all earned two wins apiece. Single-match winners were Rojo, Spalla and Jones.
The Trojans will be back in action Friday at Mount Pleasant. All five Southeast Conference schools will be in attendance.