Faribault Coach Jesse Armbruster thought it would be about a three-point match at Nomeland Gym on Thursday night as they faced the Rochester Mayo Spartans. The Falcons did better than that as they won 40-22.

At 106, Marshall Peters started things off for the Spartans with a 12-3 major decision, then at 113 Sam Lacanne got the first of only two Falcon pins on the night as he pinned Jayden Engelkin, at 120 Riley Stoltz pinned Ian Macho, at 126 Josh Oathoudt dec. over Cade Sheehan, 132 Cain Van Ryn tech fall over Aaron McKinley, 138 Ren Ross major dec. Tyler Calley, 145 Dylan Lippert, major dec. Ethan Smith, then the next three went to Rochester. At 152 William Krueger pins Brandon Knott, 160 Brendan Hanson pins Rena Villata, 170 Cyrus Scott dec. Josh Heyda, For the Falcons at 182 Will Erickson 6-5 dec. Quincy Hill, at 195 Mayo's Carson Ties dec. over Ethan Erickson, Mayo Forfeited to Felipe Ramirez at 220, and the Falcons Dillon McEachran 1-0 dec. Noah Carter.

Riley Stoltz, Josh Oathoudt and Will Erickson were our State Farm Insurance agents of Faribault wrestlers of the match.

Falcons have a Tri-angular with Chaska-Chanhassen and Eastview on Friday night at Eastview.