Head Coach Ken Garvin

coach ken garvin-wrestlingEntering his 29th year on the coaching scene and 16th overall at FPD, Ken Garvin has turned the FPD wrestling team from a new program into a feared opponent.

Garvin’s overall record going into the 2017-18 school year stands at 131-56.

For his successes, he was named GISA AAA State Coach of the Year after leading the Vikings to a 2009 State Championship. The Vikings also finished as State Runners-Up in 2010.

In the GHSA, the Vikings have continued their run of excellence with Garvin at the helm. FPD placed fifth in the 2011 GHSA State Match.

He also serves as an assistant coach on the FPD football team as Defensive Coordinator.

Garvin graduated from high school at Mt. de Sales Academy in Macon and attended Macon State College.

He and his wife Paige have three sons: Mac (11th grade), Marshall (8th grade) and Mason (1st Grade).

Garvin and his family attend Northway Church. He enjoys grilling, fishing and hunting in his spare time.

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2017-18 Wrestling Schedule
Day Date Opponents Site Time/Result
Thursday December 7 Central-Rultand-Northeast-Stratford FPD 0-2
Friday December 8 Smackdown in the Mactown Howard 5:00 p.m.
Saturday December 9 Smackdown in the Mactown MDS 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday December 13 Howard - TBA Howard 5:00 p.m.
Friday/Saturday January 5 & 6 Area Duals MDS 4th
Wednesday January 10 Howard FPD 5:00 p.m.
Saturday January 20 Bibb Co. Championships Rutland 2nd
Monday January 22 Stratford-Trinity Chrisitan FPD 5:00 p.m.
Friday/Saturday January 26 & 27 Area Traditional Strong Rock Christian Fri - 5:00 p.m. / Sat. 9:00 a.m.
Saturday February 3 GHSA Sectionals FPD 9:00 a.m.
Friday Feburary 9 GHSA State Traditional Finals Macon Centreplex TBA
2017-18 Wrestling Roster
Weight Class Player Grade
113 Matt Rose 9
120 Matthew Mullis 9
126 Harrison Bonfim 10
132 Andrew Cohen 10
152 Thomas Anthony 11
160 Phillip Carlton 11
160 Kaleb Black 9
170 Bonner Law 9
170 Blaine Kizer 12
182 Josh Raines 11
195 Seth Wilson 12
195 Wyatt Wilson 10
220 Ty Turley 11
220 Benjamin Jones 9
2017-18 Wrestling Coaches
Coach Title
Ken Garvin Head Coach
Ryan Kelly Assistant Coach

Upcoming Events

FPD Tennis vs. Pacelli

FPD Tennis plays The Vikings of Pacelli in a region match at the new tennis complex
When: Tue March 20 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: FPD

FPD Soccer vs. Rutland

The Vikings Soccer Club hosts Rutland this evening.

JV Girls Kick-Off 6:00
Varsity Boys Kick-Off 7:30
When: Tue March 20 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: FPD

FPD Track Meet

FPD hosts its 3rd meet of the 2018 season at the Dick Frame Track Complex
When: Wed March 21 4:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: FPD