Wrestling: New Belle Vernon coach steps into good situation

Published on Thursday, 27 November 2014 6:00 am

Ken Wunderley previews Belle Vernon and the rest of the South Xtra teams competing in WPIAL Class AAA. Read his story below. Mike Doppelheuer has moved from the youth program to the varsity program at ...

Wrestling: 2014 Top returning West Class AAA wrestlers

Published on Thursday, 27 November 2014 6:00 am

... (Jr., 44-17) -- A two-time WPIAL qualifier. This Aliquippa student is wrestling for Hopewell under a co-op program. He placed third in Section 4 as a 160-pound freshman, then finished second at 170 last ...

Wrestling: 2014 Top returning East Class AAA wrestlers

Published on Thursday, 27 November 2014 6:00 am

The 14 returning PIAA qualifiers from schools in the East Xtra area (listed in alphabetical order with school class year and career record in parentheses): * Devin Brown, Franklin Regional (Sr., 127-10) ...

Wrestling: 2014 Top returning South Class AAA wrestlers

Published on Thursday, 27 November 2014 6:00 am

The Top 15 returning Class AAA wrestlers from schools in the South Xtra area (listed in alphabetical order with school class year and career record in parentheses): * Austin Bell, Belle Vernon Area (Jr., ...

Wrestling: 2014 Top returning North Class AAA wrestlers

Published on Thursday, 27 November 2014 6:00 am

The top 15 returning Class AAA wrestlers from schools in the North Xtra area (listed in alphabetical order with school class year and career record in parentheses): * Hunter Baxter, Pine-Richland (Soph., ...

Wrestling: New Norwin coach has splendid resumé

Published on Thursday, 20 November 2014 6:00 am

Ken Wunderley profiles new Norwin wrestling coach Bill Closson. Read his story below. A two-time PIAA and NCAA place-winner will be coaching the Norwin High School wrestling team this season. Bill Closson, ...

Alumni Update - Greg Kumer (Waynesburg)

Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 5:20 pm

GREENVILLE, Pa. –After going 3-1 over four matches this past week, Waynesburg University junior wrestler Greg Kumer was honored by the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) as its Wrestler of the Week. ...

High School Notebook (Nov. 13, 2014)

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 5:00 am

Craig Meyer has today's High School Notebook. "After six seasons, Don Holl has resigned as Seneca Valley's football coach. Holl informed his team of his decision Wednesday. Holl led Seneca Valley to ...

Wrestling: Mt. Lebanon's Stout signs with Penn State

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:21 am

Mt. Lebanon's Kellan Stout signed a collegiate letter of intent to attend Penn State on Nov. 12. Stout became the first Mt. Lebanon wrestler to reach the 100-win plateau during his junior year, thus ...

Wrestling: Central Catholic's Joseph signs with Penn State

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:20 am

Central Catholic's Vincenzo Joseph signed a collegiate letter of intent to attend Penn State on Nov. 12. Joseph is a three-time PIAA place-winner and three-time WPIAL finalist. He broke into Central's ...

Wrestling: Hempfield's Krivus signs with Virginia

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:19 am

  Hempfield's Sam Krivus signed a collegiate letter of intent to attend the University of Virginia on Nov. 12. Krivus is a three-time PIAA place-winner and three-time WPIAL finalist. As a 113-pound ...

Wrestling: Waynesburg's Headlee signs with North Carolina

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:18 am

Waynesburg senior A.C. Headlee signed a collegiate letter of intent to attend the University of North Carolina on Nov. 12. Headlee is a three-year starter and two-time PIAA place-winner. He broke into ...

Wrestling: South Fayette's Walker signs with Kent State

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:16 am

South Fayette senior Jared Walker signed a collegiate letter of intent to attend Kent State University on Nov. 12. Walker is a three-time WPIAL Class AAA champion, three-time Southwestern Regional placewinner, ...

Wrestling: Bethel Park's Dunn signs with Lehigh

Published on Thursday, 13 November 2014 3:15 am

Bethel Park senior Paul Dunn signed a collegiate letter of intent to attend Lehigh University on Nov. 12. Dunn broke into Bethel Park's starting lineup as a 132-pound freshman and placed fourth in the ...

Alumni Update - Nick Carr (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 12 November 2014 12:00 pm

Nick Carr has started his 2014-15 campaign 9-0 with two invitational titles. He posted a 5-0 mark at Saturday's W&J Invitational with a pair of pinfall victories. Through nine matches he has registered ...

Recruit Report (Oct. 10, 2014)

Published on Friday, 10 October 2014 6:00 am

Mike White has this week's Recruit Report. "Some high schools in Western Pennsylvania find it hard to fill all the weight classes on a wrestling team. But while the number of wrestlers in Western Pennsylvania ...