Wrestling: 2015-16 Honor Roll

Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016 7:00 am

... 33, Saucon Valley 24 All-Star Teams Wrestling: 2015-16 North All-Stars Wrestling: 2015-16 South All-Stars Wrestling: 2015-16 East All-Stars Wrestling: 2015-16 West All-Stars Individual Champs ...

Index: 2015-16 Wrestling Review

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

Sports Town will review the 2015-16 school year in July. Today we will review the wrestling season. WPIAL Champs - Belle Vernon (AAA), Burrell (AA). PIAA Champs - Bethlehem Catholic (AAA), Brookville ...

Wrestling: 2016 North Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

Ken Wunderley recaps the PIAA wrestling tournament for North schools. Read his story below. (Photo: North Allegheny's Jake Woodley jumps into the arms of coach Sanshiro "Sonny" Abe after winning ...

Wrestling: 2016 South Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

Ken Wunderley recaps the PIAA wrestling tournament for South schools. Read his story below. (Photo: Greg Bulsak of South Park is recognized as champion in the 182-pound weight class at the PIAA Class ...

Wrestling: 2016 East Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

Ken Wunderley recaps the PIAA wrestling tournament for East schools. Read his story below. (Photo: George Phillippi became a three-time PIAA champion in beating Cole Wetzel of Boiling Springs, 6-2. ...

Wrestling: 2016 West Season Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

Ken Wunderley recaps the PIAA wrestling tournament for West schools. Read his story below. (Photo: Mike Carr of South Fayette is recognized as champion in the 145-pound weight class at the PIAA Class ...

Wrestling: 2016 North Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature wrestling teams from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015-16 season. (Photo: North Allegheny's Jake Woodley jumps into the arms of coach Sanshiro ...

Wrestling: 2016 South Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature wrestling teams from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015-16 season. (Photo: Mike Carr of South Fayette is recognized as champion in the 145-pound ...

Wrestling: 2016 East Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature wrestling teams from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015-16 season. (Photo: Spencer Lee, right, celebrates his third consecutive PIAA Class ...

Wrestling: 2016 West Photo Recap

Published on Sunday, 17 July 2016 7:00 am

The following photos feature wrestling teams from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2015-16 season. (Photo: Beaver Area's Sam Talorico, behind, is happy to be back in Pennsylvania ...

Wrestling: Former Freedom standout now an athletic director

Published on Friday, 15 July 2016 5:00 am

... the same situation that I did and I wanted his advice." Rosa was Brenner's wrestling coach at Freedom. He coached the Bulldogs for 15 years, stepping down in 2006. A few years ago, he became Freedom's ...

Alumni Update - Marco Crivelli (Thiel)

Published on Friday, 24 June 2016 12:00 pm

... and Success. He was a two-time National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Scholar All-American and was named the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Scholar-Athlete ...

Alumni Update - Nico Megaludis (Penn State)

Published on Wednesday, 22 June 2016 12:00 pm

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Seniors Britt Eckerstrom (Germantown, Md.) and Nico Megaludis have been selected Penn State’s 2015-16 Big Ten Medal of Honor recipients. The Big Ten, the nation's oldest collegiate ...

It's a golden age for Western Pa. high school athletes

Published on Sunday, 05 June 2016 5:00 am

Mike White reports that the WPIAL currently boasts a group of athletes who are making names for themselves on a national level. (Plum baseball star Alex Kirilloff is projected to be an MLB first round ...

Alumni Update - Nick Zanetta (Pittsburgh)

Published on Friday, 29 April 2016 12:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Redshirt sophomore Nick Zanetta has been named to the 2016 All-ACC Academic Wrestling Team for his efforts in the classroom announced by league officials Tuesday afternoon. Zanetta, ...

Wrestling: Top high school wrestlers land at Iowa

Published on Friday, 29 April 2016 5:00 am

... titles. He has a 109-0 record in high school competition. "Gavin and I are very close," Lee said. "We work out every day at Young Guns [Wrestling Club]. It was great to hear that he picked the same school ...

Wrestling: Lee and Teasdale commit to Iowa

Published on Wednesday, 20 April 2016 9:00 pm

Two undefeated WPIAL wrestlers committed to the University of Iowa today. Franklin Regional junior Spencer Lee and Jefferson-Morgan sophomore Gavin Teasdale both announced their committments on twitter. ...

Wrestling: Montour coaches exit together

Published on Friday, 15 April 2016 5:00 am

Ken Wunderley profiles former Montour wrestling coaches Jason Bombardier and Merle Tournay. Read his story below. (Photo: Montour coach Jason Bombardier, left, and assistant Merle Tournay, who started ...