Two Farmington High wrestlers undefeated after weekend tourney

Two Farmington High wrestlers remain undefeated after the Dave Melton Memorial Dual Tournament, held December 15 at New Boston Huron High School.

The Falcons went 2-3 and finished 6th, defeating U of D Jesuit, 48-36, and Walled Lake Central, 60-24. They lost to New Boston Huron, 29-46, Adrian, 27-54, and Lamphere, 24-51.

Seniors Donovan King and Anthony Averiette
From left, seniors Donovan King and Anthony Averiette remain undefeated this season. contributed

Seniors Donovan King (285 lbs.) and Anthony Averiette (125 lbs.) continue to lead the way for the Falcons. Both finished 5-0 on the day, and King pinned all his opponents in the first period. Both King and Averiette are now 12-0 on the season.

Sophomore Javen Culpepper (171 lbs.), at 4-1, and freshman Avery Wiklund (103 lbs.), at 3-1, also turned in strong performances.

“Our young team continues to improve, but we have work to do as we prepare for the upcoming league season,” varsity coach Al Beyar said.

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