PIAA team wrestling championship updates: Reynolds finishes second, LeBoeuf takes third

   February 9, 2013 8:45 am

Bethlehem Catholic continues to be a thorn in the sides of D-10 teams. After beating Fort LeBoeuf a few years ago, BC has defeated Reynolds for the Class AA state title. Fort LeBoeuf has clinched third place in the state after back-to-back pins by Evan Daley and Nate Conti. The Bison beat Chestnut Ridge 38-19….

PIAA team wrestling championship updates: Fort LeBoeuf, Reynolds and McDowell advance

   February 7, 2013 2:44 pm

Fort LeBoeuf opened with a 34-12 win over Central Columbia in the first round of the PIAA Class AA team wrestling championships today at Hershey’s Giant Center. The Bison will take on Bethlehem Catholic in the quarterfinals on Friday at noon. Reynolds picks up a thrilling 35-29 win over Saucon Valley and advances to the quarterfinals Friday…

District 10 Class AAA team wrestling updates

   February 2, 2013 7:53 am

McDowell wins the District 10 Class AAA team wrestling championship, 34-19 over General McLane, at Central Tech today to advance to the PIAA championships next week at Hershey. See below for updates from the semifinals and final. Final McDowell 34, General McLane 19 113: Yates (M) d H. Hendricks, 7-5; 120: Deitz (M) p Koehler,…

Erie Times-News Breakout Wrestler of the Week: Paul Deitz, McDowell

   February 2, 2013 12:50 am

McDowell senior Paul Deitz couldn’t have picked a better school to earn his 100th win against. Deitz picked up a close 5-3 decision during a 57-3 rout 
of rival Cathedral Prep to join the 100-win club. The 120-pounder has been solid for the Trojans this season and will be a threat in the District 10…

District 10 Class AAA team wrestling postponed until Saturday

   January 31, 2013 12:01 pm

Today’s District 10 Class AAA team wrestling championships have been postponed because of inclement weather. The four-team tournament has been rescheduled for Saturday at Central Tech High School. Semifinals will begin at noon, with the finals at 2 p.m. No. 1-seeded General McLane will face No. 4 Warren , and No. 2 McDowell will meet No. 3…

District 10’s three PIAA champions to wrestle in Dapper Dan Classic

   March 13, 2012 11:22 pm

McDowell’s Steve Spearman, Greenville’s Cody Copeland and Grove City’s Wes Phipps will represent Pennsylvania against the USA All-Stars in the 38th annual Dapper Dan Wrestling Classic at the University of Pittsburgh’s Fitzgerald Fieldhouse March 25. Spearman, who claimed his second Class AAA state title Saturday in the 138-pound division, will take on an unbeaten wrestler…

Erie Times-News Breakout Wrestler of the Week: Scott Augustine, McDowell

   February 23, 2012 12:49 am

Augustine was the last of the Trojans’ five individual champions at the District 10 Class AAA tournament. The sophomore lived up to his status as the meet’s top-seeded heavyweight with three victories at Central Tech’s Al Calabrese Gymnasium. After an opening-round bye, Augustine pinned Titusville’s Bill Brittain in 1 minute 25 seconds of their quarterfinal…

Erie Times-News Breakout Wrestler of the Week: Benji Yates, McDowell

   February 16, 2012 12:43 am

Yates posted arguably the biggest individual win during the Trojans’ historic run at this past weekend’s PIAA Class AAA team tournament. The freshman rallied from an early four-point deficit against Easton’s Thomas Cisco, then pinned the Red Rovers’ 106-pounder in 4 minutes, 26 seconds. That comeback at Hershey’s Giant Center helped McDowell take a 24-7…