Congratulations Payton Burgdorf

Congratulations to freshman Payton Burgdorf, who on Saturday became the first Firelands wrestler in over 20 years to qualify for the state tournament! He will wrestle this Thursday in Columbus for a chance to become the first Firelands wrestler to place at the state level in 57 years!


Payton Burgdorf


Payton has been working hard for this opportunity for a long time. He started wrestling in 4th grade and set a goal to wrestle at the state level long ago. His hard work and determination has made this dream a reality and we are so proud of him! To read about Payton and his determination at a young age, click the link below to read an article written about him when he was in middle school.

Payton Burgdorf: Jr High State Runner-Up in Wrestling

Way to go Payton and Good Luck this week!

The Falcon Wrestling Program is led by Coach Dan Ransom.