Flitcroft's season ended in the first round of wrestlebacks with a 3-2 loss to Raritan's Patrick Toal. Toal took a 3-1 lead into the third period. Flitcroft escaped, but fell short of getting a match-winning takedown.
Flitcroft dropped into the wrestlebacks with a 1-0 loss to Delaware Valley's Marek Tomanek. Tomanek's second-period escape was the difference in the match.
Doug Flitcroft, Lower Cape May Regional, Sr. (33-7)
Seed: Top bracket No. 8 seed.
Record vs. state qualifiers: 1-2.
Flitcroft’s road to Atlantic City: Finished third in District 32 and second in Region 8.
Back points: Flitcroft was seeded seventh in Region 8 but wrestled his way out of the region with a second-place finish. Flitcroft faces Marek Tomanek of Delaware Valley in the prelims with the winner moving on to face top-seeded Armond Cox of St. Peter’s Prep in the pre-quarters.