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What The PIAA’s Address to the Athletic Oversight Committee Means for Wrestling

On Monday, PIAA Executive Director Dr. Robert Lombardi addressed the Pennsylvania Athletic Oversight Committee in Harrisburg to discuss the growing concern over athletic transfers, student-athlete eligibility, and school classification. For those fans who rarely pay attention to other high school sports outside of wrestling, myself included, apparently these are issues that almost all sports and [...]

PA Power Wrestling Announces Inaugural Pre-Season Tournament “The Surge”

PITTSBURGH -– The Pennsylvania Wrestling Media Company, PA Power Wrestling, has announced an inaugural preseason tournament, The Surge, which will place on Saturday, Nov. 3 and Sunday Nov. 4, 2018, on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. The Surge will serve as a guide to PA Power Wrestling's preseason State Rankings for returning [...]

2018 POWERade Field Set – Major Additions Include Malvern, St. Joe’s, St. Ed’s and Oak Park

Just when you thought the POWERade Tournament couldn't get any tougher - think again. Tournament Director Frank Vulcano Jr. and his team announced the 2018 Team Field and it features some scary competition from across the Nation. In addition to returning programs Reynolds, Cathedral Prep, Parkersburg South, and St. Paul's - new teams for 2018 [...]

Four Pennsylvania Wrestlers Claim Spots on USA’s Cadet Pan-American Team

Four Pennsylvania wrestlers will head to Guatemala City for the 2018 UWW Cadet Pan American Championships on May 25-27 as they came away winners in East Stroudsburg, PA. On Saturday Pennsylvania wrestlers Sheldon Seymour (Troy Area), Beau Bartlett (Wyoming Seminary), and Gerrit Nijenhuis (Canon-McMillan) all claimed spots on Team USA's Cadet Freestyle Pan-American squad while [...]

Rookie Brock McMillen Wins FloNationals Title; 30 Overall Medalists for Pennsylvania

INDIANA, PA - It was a bittersweet ending to the 2018 FloNationals on the campus of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania wrestlers went 1-for-8 in the Championship finals with the lone winner being Glendale rookie Brock McMillen at 113 pounds. Overall Pennsylvania totaled 30 medalists at FloNationals.  In the finals McMillen, a 2018 PIAA State [...]

Pennsylvania Dominates NHSCA Sophomore Nationals with Seven Champions

Half of the 2018 NHSCA Sophomore National Champions are from Pennsylvania. The Keystone State brought home seven individual Champions from the sophomore division including 18 overall medalists in Virginia Beach.  State Champion Hunter Catka (Sun Valley) captured the 220 pound title in the Sophomore Division with four falls including one in the finals against Cody [...]

Cole Rees & Trey Kibe Win NHSCA Freshman Nationals; 18 Total Medalists for PA

Two Pennsylvania freshman wrestlers who had strong scholastic seasons made headlines in Virginia Beach at the NHSCA Freshman Nationals. Overall Pennsylvania had two individual Champions and 18 total medalists in the Freshman Division. At 152 pounds Mifflin County rookie Trey Kibe won the National title in a weight that was dominated by Pennsylvania. After downing [...]