School Board Recognize Fauquier Wrestling 2020 State Championship and issue State Rings
Fauquier Wrestling team came together to celebrate the achievements for winning the 2020 4A Virginia State Championship last February.
On Tuesday, November 9th at the Fauquier County School Board monthly meeting which took place at Fauquier HS., team Fauquier wrestling was recognized for winning the Wrestling Championship.
Fauquier School Board asked Principal Kraig Kelican and Athletic Director Mark Ott to highlight and recognize each individual wrestler's and coaches' contributions in capturing the 2020 State title.
Standing in front of the Fauquier County School Board.
A look back at the Falcons at the 4A State tournament had team Fauquier earning eight individual placements: 126 DJ Richards, 138 Gino Camarca, and 182 Sam Fisher earning first place, 160 Eric Dewald taking the silver, while 195 Ben Bell and 285 Casey Burr broght home fourth place status, and 120 Reece Kuhns and 220 Thomas Heisler took fifth place.
In addition to the State Championship team rings, DJ Richards, Gino Camarca, and Sam Fisher also received a State Championship ring for winning their individual State title at their weight class. Many thanks must go to the Fauquier Boosters and Fauquier Sport Foundation for this Ring Presentation.
Many of the 2020 senior class (not in picture) were unable to make this event as they are currently away at college.
Closer look at the State Ring The Ring
Winning a State Championship for a third time in 2020, Fauquier Wrestling rests atop of the County history as the only sports program to win a State Championship title THREE times in the past six years.
One could say that the 2020 wrestling team were underdogs and peaking at the right time to capture the title. Much More Press Release of the 2020 State Championship run can be found here.
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Fauquier Past Post Season Results:
DISTRICT CHAMPIONS: 2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 1972 | 1971
REGION CHAMPIONS: 2020 | 2019 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010
STATE CHAMPIONS: 2020 | 2016 | 2015 | STATE RUNNER-UP: 2018 | 2017 | 2014 | 2009