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About Jeff Upson

Owner & Operator of PA Power Wrestling • 2015 PA Wrestling "Person of the Year" • Former Central Dauphin Wrestler
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Pennsylvania’s Luke Kemerer Wins in Iowa at Night of Conflict 3

IOWA CITY, IA – Pennsylvania senior Luke Kemerer wasn’t happy with the way things ended last March in Hershey. The junior fell three steps on the podium from his sophomore season to take sixth in the State at 132 lbs.

Seven months later and Luke is starting his final season with the Spartans where his sights […]

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Who’s #1? Preview with Michael Beard & why Trent Hidlay is Good for Wrestling

PAP30: The pre-season fan favorite Who’s #1? by FloWrestling will kick off the 2017-2018 Folkstyle season in The Snake Pit of Lehigh. Pennsylvania will have six wrestlers competing in the All-Star clash that will determine who holds the #1 ranking in the Nation. Episode 30 welcomes guest Michael Beard who is competing in his second straight Who’s […]

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Vulakh and Anderson Lead Pennsylvania at the Journeymen Fall Classic

SCHENECTADY, NY – The first major Folkstyle event of the season took place in New York at the Journeymen Fall Classic where Keystone State wrestlers found success. Two of those wrestlers came away with Championship Hammers as Ryan Anderson (Bethlehem Catholic) and Ryan Vulakh (Pope John Paul II) each took first place in Group A.

Ryan […]

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Episode 29 Features Pitt Panther Recruits and Seton Hill Head Coach Brian Tucker

PAP29: The 2017-2018 Wrestling Season in just around the corner and the PA Power Wrestling pair Jeff Upson and Eric Knopsnyder discuss a variety of topics in Episode 29. From Gavin Hoffman coming home with a UWW Cadet World Bronze to Seton Hill’s wrestling team springing into action Episode 29 packs a heavy punch.

Guests include Cole […]

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Pennsylvania Wrestlers Punch Their Tickets to Super 32 at Mars Qualifier

MARS, PA – For the first time ever Pennsylvania hosted two early entry Super 32 Qualifiers with the first taking place at Muhlenberg College and this past weekend in Western PA at Mars Area High School. On Saturday Mars hosted Pennsylvania Wrestling legend Cary Kolat for a camp before the early entry tournament on Sunday. The […]

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Help Pick Pennsylvania’s Top Incoming Freshmen of 2018

It’s that time of year wrestling fans! Who will be the future stars of Pennsylvania wrestling? As always you the fans can help choose the Top Incoming Freshmen of 2018 by simply filling out the form below. The listed wrestler must be entering 9th grade for the 2017-2018 school year. Wrestlers from Pennsylvania can still […]

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National Prep Champ Bartlett Talks Freshmen Year Plus Kaden Cassidy Transfer

PAP28: School is back in session at Pennsylvania high schools and the PA Power Wrestling pair of Jeff Upson @PAPowerWrestle and Eric Knopsnyder @KnopsKnotes are getting ready for the season. The pair welcome on guest Beau Bartlett (Wyoming Seminary), who was the Top Incoming Freshman of 2017 in Pennsylvania, to talk about his off-season, high […]

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Mitchell Port Talks Edinboro Wrestling and 149 Preview

PAPC5:  Current Edinboro assistant coach and 3-time All-American for the Fighting Scots Mitchell Port joins the PA Power College Podcast to help preview their squad in 2018. The dynamic duo of @WarnTriz and @Beck_Diggity discuss the best swag in college wrestling, update on the Suriano Saga, and listen to Tristan’s cat swat the microphone. The pair also previews the 149 […]

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Recapping the Top Incoming Freshmen of 2017

Before we open the gates for wrestling fans to help select the 2018 Top Incoming Freshmen (TIF), let us take a look back at 2017 and how well the exclusive group performed. Every season the list gets larger as more and more wrestlers are making their marks on the Pennsylvania Youth Wrestling scene. Of the […]

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Chance Marsteller Talks Attitude and Gratitude on PA Power Podcast

PAPC4:  4-time undefeated Pennsylvania State Champion Chance Marsteller has been busy competing and getting back to the grind. He joins the dynamic duo of @WarnTriz and @Beck_Diggity on the PA Power College Podcast to discuss his attitude and the gratitude he has for life.

The pair also preview the Lock Haven squad for the 2017-2018 season and take a […]