FWBHS Wrestlers Qualify for State Tournament

FWBHS Wrestlers Qualify for State Tournament

Fort Walton Beach High School’s Brandon Malin, Carlos Bogan, and Eddie Alexis were the only area wrestlers to qualify for the 2A State Wrestling Tournament.

A 120-pound sophomore, Malin beat Chiles’ Olufemi Egberongbe 23-9 in wrestle backs to secure a spot in the third-place match and the state tournament before ultimately falling to Matanzas’ Ethan Goodman in a 5-2 decision and earning fourth place.

A 145-pound senior, Bogan beat Matanzas’ Ian Eckert in a 5-3 decision to claim first place.

A 170-pound junior, Alexis beat Orange Park’s Jacob Campbell 9-6 to claim third place.

Good luck this week at State!