High School Wrestling
How they FaredHere's how the local wrestlers fared on Friday, the second day of the PIAA Championships:CLASS 2A
CLASS 2AThursdayFirst Round106 - Jake Riegel, Bethlehem Catholic dec. Brian Courtney, Athens, 7-1; Sammy...
HERSHEY – With the first three Class 3A wrestlers from the Wyoming Valley Conference losing their preliminary round bouts of the PIAA Championships on Thursday afternoon, Dallas' Ryan Monk was the last hope for a win.
HERSHEY – Just another first-round match in the PIAA Class 2A Championships for Austin Harry and another victory.
How they FaredHere's how the local wrestlers fared on the first day of the PIAA Championships:
HERSHEY – There's always the nerves of stepping on the mat at the Giant Center for the first time, whether it's the first time in an athlete's career or the first time for the season.
First-round pairings for the PIAA Class 3A wrestling championships Thursday at the Giant Center in Hershey. Wrestlers' names are followed by school, regional finish, grade and record (x-denotes returning champion). District 2 wrestlers in...
First-round pairings for the PIAA Class 2A wrestling championships Thursday at the Giant Center in Hershey. Wrestlers' names are followed by school, regional finish, grade and record (x-denotes returning champion). District 2 wrestlers in...
Class 3A Northeast Regional(at Liberty H.S., Bethlehem)Team Scores: 1. Nazareth (Naz) 159.5; 2. Parkland (Park) 100; 3. Northampton...
BETHLEHEM – It was a year ago at this time that Ryan Monk reached the semifinals of the Class 3A Northeast Regional Tournament.
Class 3A Northeast Regional(at Liberty H.S., Bethlehem)Team scores: 1. Nazareth (Naz) 55; 2. Wyoming Valley West (WVW)...
WILLIAMSPORT – Derek Dragon looked across the mat, and knew the challenge in front of him.
For the last three months — and in most cases for the last year — the remaining 59 Wyoming Valley Conference wrestlers have been waiting for this weekend, for a chance to advance to the PIAA Championships.
Here's a look at the 58 Wyoming Valley Conference 2014 Regional Qualifiers:Class 2AGAR (5)AJ...
It seemed like just a matter of time before Ernie Yates got the call.
Fifty-eight Wyoming Valley Conference wrestlers will participate in the Northeast Regional Tournament this weekend. Those wrestlers had their first chance to see what their respective brackets look like Sunday, when the pairings were released.
BETHLEHEM – The most dominating high school record in the country has come to end.
District 2 Wrestling Tournament At a GlanceOutstanding Wrestler Class 2A: Austin Harry, Lake-LehmanOutstanding Wrestler Class 3A: Jalen Palmer, Delaware Valley
WILKES-BARRE – The result didn't really shock Harold Shotwell.The Nanticoke head coach has been watching his 170-pound junior Derek Fisher wrestle through the junior high system.“Real talented kid,” he said.
District 2 Wrestling TournamentToday's ScheduleSemifinals, 10 a.m.Finals and consolation finals, approximately 3 p.m.
CLASS 2ATeam ChampionshipThe Favorite: Lake-LehmanThe Dark Horse: GAR
You can't blame Delaware Valley wrestlers as they watched Wyoming Valley West and Pittston Area battle for the District 2 Class 3A Duals championship.
A total of 306 District 2 wrestlers begin fighting for their lives later today when the D2 Class 2A and 3A tournaments begin tonight at 5 at the 109th Field Artillery (Kingston Armory).
YATESVILLE — Two state qualifiers, a pair of district runners-up and one of the hottest wrestlers in the entire district.In most years, those are five wrestlers who are pretty much guaranteed district championships this weekend.
Delaware Valley's Jalen Palmer, seen wrestling in the 2011 District 2 Class 3A Tournament against Hazleton Area's Daniel Bove, is looking for his fourth straight district title this weekend.
HAZLETON — Chris Lasecki's major decision at 106 pounds, the final bout of the night capped a dramatic 35-33 victory Hazleton Area on Wednesday night in high school wrestling action.
All of District 2, especially the Wyoming Valley Conference, has done wonderful things with wrestling over the last several years.
YATESVILLE —Two of the Wyoming Valley Conference high school wrestling teams that have struggled this season were Coughlin and Hanover Area.