Blue Devils split tri-match at FUHS

Bryan Walters

January 24, 2014

LANCASTER, Ohio — The Gallia Academy wrestling team posted a .500 record during a tri-match against Amanda-Clearcreek and host Fairfield Union Thursday night in Fairfield County.

The Blue Devils posted a 45-32 victory over the host Falcons with an 8-6 head-to-head mark, but suffered a 63-8 setback at the hands of the Aces in their other dual contest. GAHS finished the tri-match with a 10-18 overall record and also recorded six pinfall victories.

Jared Stevens (106) and Cole Tawney (126) each went unbeaten in their two matches, which also led to three pinfall victories. Stevens also recorded an 8-1 decision over Jacob Parsley of ACHS.

Isaiah Holley (113), Ryan Terry (160), Griffon McKinniss (170), Justin Reynolds (182), Anthony Sipple (195) and John Byus (285) also earned a win apiece against FUHS — with Terry, McKinniss and Sipple each recording a pinfall victory.

Complete results of the GAHS tri-match at Fairfield Union are available on the web at