D-10 Weigh-In: McDowell-LeBoeuf prime for rivals

   January 14, 2015 12:04 am

Tuesday night’s non-region dual between McDowell and Fort LeBoeuf held fan interest because of their status as traditional District 10 powers. McDowell, which won 37-24 at Waterford, is the district’s four-time defending champion in Class AAA. LeBoeuf, where wrestling is a way of life, is an annual contender at the Class AA level. However, he…

D-10 Weigh-In: Sailors dock at Rock for tourney title

   January 13, 2015 12:13 am

The Lakeview Sailors, led by Marquis Spence and Andrew Clayton, were champions for last weekend’s Slippery Rock Invitational. The two-day meet featured mostly a mixture of teams from Districts 10, 9 and 7. Spence and Clayton were the last two of D-10’s seven individual meet titlists. The former defeated Trent Orr of Indiana (Pa.) in…

Newcomers part of third annual D-10 spirit meet

   January 12, 2015 12:52 am

Northwestern and Mercer had diverse results for their first-ever appearances in Saturday’s District 10 competitive spirit meet. The third annual competition was held at McDowell’s Paul Goll Gymnasium. Northwestern, which created its spirit team this academic year, fielded a coed team that was roughly three times smaller than McDowell’s squad. The Trojans easily won with…

D-10 competitive spirit history

   January 11, 2015 12:38 am

A brief — make that very brief — history of the District 10 competitive spirit meet. The third annual competition was held Saturday at McDowell’s Paul Goll Gymnasium: Small varsity division (15 female students or fewer) 2013: Fairview 2014: Fairview 2015: Fairview Medium varsity division (16 to 20 female students) 2013: Harbor Creek 2014: Wilmington…

D-10 Weigh-In: Cook establishes GM coaching mark

   January 9, 2015 12:32 am

Ryan Cook was an assistant to former General McLane wrestling coach Tim Mulholland before the former took over the program from the latter in 2004. Eleven years later, Cook has surpassed his mentor as the most successful coach in the school’s history for that sport. Cook recorded his 138th career dual win as McLane’s coach…

D-10 Weigh-In: Cook on cusp of McLane mark

   January 6, 2015 12:07 am

General McLane began January with last weekend’s team victory at the 36th annual Tool City Tournament. The Lancers also started the 2015 half of their schedule with a share of the lead in the Region 4 standings. Now, they have even more incentive to maintain their winning ways. McLane (4-1, 4-0) returns to Meadville, site…

D-10 Weigh-In: Sharpsville-Reynolds dual postponed

   January 5, 2015 12:02 am

Today’s Region 1 dual between the Sharpsville Blue Devils and the Reynolds Raiders has been postponed over a potential outbreak of mumps in Sharpsville’s school district. There was no immediate word on when the teams would reschedule. Reynolds was 7-2 overall and 4-0 in the region going into the season’s first full week of 2015,…

D-10 Weigh-In: Brothers become Tool City titlists

   January 4, 2015 10:55 pm

It’s a nugget of Tool City Tournament trivia that’s unlikely to be surpassed, let alone matched. General McLane wrestlers Leno and Carmine Ciotti, and Owen and Keller Watkins, each won their respective weight classes during Saturday’s championship finals at Meadville. They helped the Lancers easily dethrone Boilings Springs as the event’s team titlists. Leno Ciotti…

D-10 Weigh-In: Lancers fixed to win Tool City

   January 3, 2015 12:29 am

The General McLane Lancers, with 10 wrestlers advancing to the championship semifinal round, led defending champion Boiling Springs by more than 20 points after Friday’s early rounds of the the 36th annual Tool City Tournament. McLane has 94 1/2 points going into today’s 9:30 a.m. action at Meadville. Boiling Springs, coached by Lakeview graduate and…

D-10 Weigh-In: Saegertown star among Tool City top seeds

   January 1, 2015 8:05 pm

Saegertown wrestler Dylan Reynolds made history on Tuesday when he won the 195-pound weight class of the 2014 Powerade Tournament. That title left Reynolds as District 10’s first champion in that renowned event since 1993. Now, the senior is in position to achieve another rare feat. Reynolds can win two tournament gold medals in one…

D-10 Weigh-In: Reynolds’ run to Powerade title

   December 31, 2014 12:29 am

Saegertown senior Dylan Reynolds became the first District 10 wrestler to win a title at the Powerade Tournament, widely regarded as Pennsylvania’s best regular season meet, when he claimed its 195-pound championship Tuesday night. Here are Reynolds’ results from that meet at Canonsburg: First round: pinned Alex Belack, Peters Township, in 2 minutes, 43 seconds….

D-10 Weigh-In: D-10 duo in Powerade finals

   December 30, 2014 2:45 pm

McDowell junior Charlie Lenox and Saegertown senior Dylan Reynolds each have chances to become the first wrestlers from District 10 to win titles at the prestigious Powerade Tournament since 1993 when they compete in tonight’s championship matches. The finals will start at 7:30 p.m. at Canon-McMillan High School in Canonsburg. Lenox is in the 113-pound…

D-10 Weigh-In: Potential D-10 final at Powerade

   December 30, 2014 12:38 am

McDowell’s Charlie Lenox allowed fans scant time to watch him during Monday’s wrestling competition at the Powerade Tournament at Canonsburg. Lenox showed why he was seeded second at 113 pounds. The junior pinned Ray Eason of Father Ryan (Tenn.) in 61 seconds, Connellsville’s Kyle Lukaesko in 18 and Pine-Richland’s Hunter Baxter in 36. Those three…

D-10 Weigh-In: Panthers’ Reynolds a Powerade favorite

   December 29, 2014 12:24 am

Saegertown senior Dylan Reynolds has been seeded first at 195 pounds for the 2014 Powerade Tournament, widely considered Pennsylvania’s best regular season wrestling meet. The two-day tournament starts today at Canon-McMillan High School in Canonsburg. Matches will begin at 8:30 a.m., with the championship quarterfinals scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Action resumes Tuesday at 10 a.m.,…

Tigers and Trojans swim at Spire

   December 28, 2014 7:31 am

The boys and girls swimming teams at Fairview and McDowell arranged a special non-region dual meet Saturday morning at the Spire Institute’s natatorium. The Olympic-style training facility, located just north of the Interstate 90 exit in Geneva, Ohio, will be the site of the swimming portion for this season’s District 10 meet. When it does…