On Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, the Firebird wrestling team fell short to the Centerville Elks with a score of 35-32 in the Battle of Far Hills. Winning for Fairmont were sophomore Josh Parrett, juniors Matt Denlinger and Mark Tulloch and seniors Tommy Kimbrell, Justin Kihn, Zach Biondie and Ryan Huffman. Kihn also locked in his 100th career victory win. Winning JV matches were freshmen Caleb Jarrell, Andrew Dyer, Lowell Seeley and Caleb Thatcher and junior Scott Hartmann.
Fairmont hosts the GWOC Championships on Friday, Feb. 3 and Saturday, Feb. 4 at Trent Arena. The competition on Friday starts at 5:30 p.m. and starts on Saturday at 10 a.m.