Red Bulls to chase two conference titles

Fri 2-8-2019

FAIRMONT - The Fairmont/Martin County West wrestling team will compete for two separate conference titles in the next two days.

The Red Bulls will host Marshall for the Big South Conference title Friday and then go to the Valley Conference Duals Saturday at Lake Crystal.

Fairmont/MCW won the BSC's East Division title with a 5-0 record, while the Tigers won the West Division with a 6-0 mark.

The Red Bulls are 16-1 overall, with the loss coming 48-18 to Class 2A top-ranked Kasson-Mantorville Jan. 26 at the Swalla Duals in Kasson. The Tigers are 14-1, losing 67-9 to United last Friday.

Saturday, Fairmont/Martin County West is at the Valley Conference Wrestling Duals, which were postponed Tuesday.

The Red Bulls, 16-1 on the season, wrestle three times starting at 5 p.m. FMCW faces Madelia/Truman/Martin Luther (0-11), St. Clair/Loyola (1-18) and Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial (5-10). For the Valley Conference event, 12 weight classes will be wrestled.