Alumni Update - Tyler Wilps (Pitt)

Published on Wednesday, 16 April 2014 12:00 pm

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Three members of the Pitt wrestling team have been named to the All-ACC Academic Wrestling Team, the Atlantic Coast Conference and Commissioner John Swofford announced on Thursday ...

Alumni Update - Andrew Wood (Gannon)

Published on Wednesday, 02 April 2014 12:00 pm

ERIE, Pa. - Four Golden Knights have been named to the NCAA Division II All-Academic wrestling teams released by the NCAA Division II Wrestling Coaches Association. Matt Turek (Madison, Ohio/Madison) ...

Alumni Update - Nico Megaludis (Penn State)

Published on Wednesday, 26 March 2014 12:00 pm

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - The Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team, under the direction of head coach Cael Sanderson, won its fourth straight NCAA National Championship, becoming only the third team ...

Wrestling: Latrobe senior caps great year with a Classic win

Published on Thursday, 20 March 2014 6:00 am

... the 182-pound weight class of the Pennsylvania vs. USA match at the 40th annual Dapper Dan Wrestling Classic at the Fitzgerald Field house in Oakland Sunday. Rebecca Droke/Post-Gazette) "Very few athletes ...

Alumni Update - Jacob Lowry (Thiel)

Published on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 12:00 pm

... to drop into the consolation semifinals. With the loss, the longest winning streak to start a season in Thiel wrestling history came to an end, as the Albert Gallatin product had won 38 straight matches ...

Alumni Update - Travis McKillop (Pitt-Johnstown)

Published on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 12:00 pm

  Three-time All-American Travis McKillop (184 lbs.) and 2013 All-American Dave Cawley (141 lbs.), were both named 2013-14 National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division II All-Academic ...

Alumni Update - Nick Carr (Washington & Jefferson)

Published on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 12:00 pm

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Washington & Jefferson College's Nick Carr's bid for a NCAA Division III wrestling championship came up just two points short Saturday night as he fell to Wartburg's Cole Welter ...

Alumni Update - Dave Cawley (Pitt-Johnstown)

Published on Wednesday, 19 March 2014 12:00 pm

Three-time All-American Travis McKillop (184 lbs.) and 2013 All-American Dave Cawley (141 lbs.), were both named 2013-14 National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Division II All-Academic Wrestling ...

Wrestling: WPIAL falls to Oklahoma at Dapper Dan Classic

Published on Monday, 17 March 2014 6:00 am

... Regional's Tyler Smith tries to pin Bixby's Justin Fletcher in the 132-pound weight class Sunday in the WPIAL vs. Oklahoma portion of the 40th Annual Dapper Dan Wrestling Classic at the Fitzgerald Field ...

Wrestling: North Hills' Avon proud of bronze medal

Published on Thursday, 13 March 2014 6:00 am

... top finisher at last weekend's PIAA Class AAA wrestling tournament. Yet, Avon, a senior, accepted his bronze medal on the 160-pound platform in Hershey Saturday night, while his teammate and one of the ...

Wrestling: PIAA finish disappoints South Fayette

Published on Thursday, 13 March 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer takes a look at how some South area wrestlers fared at last week's PIAA wrestling championships. Read his story below. HERSHEY -- The South Fayette wrestling ...

Wrestling: Latrobe's Pletcher is simply perfect

Published on Thursday, 13 March 2014 6:00 am

Tri-State Sports & News Service writer Ryan Riordan takes a look at how some East area wrestlers fared at the PIAA Class AAA wrestling championships. Click here to read his story. (Photo: Latrobe's ...

Wrestling: Pair from Canon-McMillan grab PIAA titles

Published on Thursday, 13 March 2014 6:00 am

... the Post-Gazette) HERSHEY -- The Canon-McMillan wrestling team had a small but potent contingent at the PIAA Class AAA tournament this past weekend at the Giant Center. After combining for 15 qualifiers ...

Athletes of the Week (Mar. 13, 2014)

Published on Thursday, 13 March 2014 5:00 am

This week's Post-Gazette athletes of the week are Franklin Regional wrestler Spencer Lee and Highlands swimmer Bailey Bonnett. Click here to read the story.