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PA Power Will Be On Full Display At Flo’s Who’s #1?

Who’s #1 in high school wrestling?

Usually, Pennsylvania.

And, quite often, individual wrestlers from the Keystone State.

Five PA wrestlers will get a chance to stake their claim to a top national ranking on Sunday afternoon at Lehigh’s Snake Pit in FloWrestling’s Who’s #1 event.

Jeff Upson and I will be on hand for event, and it’s one that […]

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All Smiles For Miles (Lee) After Reaching Fargo Junior National Final

FARGO, N.D. – Wiping the smile off of Miles Lee’s face on Monday night at the Fargodome might have proved even more difficult than taking him down.

Neither happened as the PIAA fifth-place finisher from South Philadelphia booked his spot in the 195-pound title match of the Marines Junior Freestyle National Championship.

“The victory was awesome, man!” […]

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Pennsylvania Advances 25 Wrestlers into Fargo Junior Nationals Day 2

FARGO, ND – Pennsylvania Juniors began their journey at the 2017 Fargo Freestyle Nationals with some of the most recognizable names hitting the mats. Thirteen Keystone State grapplers are competing in the Championship Round of 16 with Sammy Sasso (Nazareth), Trent Hidlay (Mifflin County) and Jake Woodley (North Allegheny) taking charge.

Check out Pennsylvania’s results below!

 
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Fargo Day 1 Recap: Team PA Advances 9 into Cadet Freestyle Quarters

FARGO, ND – Day 1 of the 2017 Cadet Fargo Freestyle Nationals is in the books and Team Pennsylvania will return 21 of 51 wrestlers for Day 2. Nine of which will be competing in the Championship Quarterfinals. An additional twelve wrestlers are still alive in the wrestle-backs with hopes of earning a spot on […]

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Team Pennsylvania Fargo Coach Teague Moore Joins the PA Power Podcast

Teague Moore needs no introduction. The North Allegheny product is one of the most decorated grapplers Pennsylvania has ever produced. He was a 3-time PIAA State Champion for the Tigers, a 3-time All-American at Oklahoma State including a 1998 NCAA National Champion.

Moore has coached at several different institutions including Pittsburgh, Oklahoma, Harvard, Clarion, and American. […]

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PA Power Podcast From Team Fargo Camp With Stars and Leaders

CLARION, PA – Team Pennsylvania is gearing up for the 2017 Cadet/Junior Nationals in Fargo, N.D. The first stop is team camp, held at Clarion University this season, where they are receiving instruction and guidance from some of the best clinicians in the Nation. 

PA Power Wrestling’s Jeff Upson and Eric Knopsnyder preview the Cadet/Junior Pennsylvania […]

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Oklahoma Sooner Jake Woodley is Hungry for More in Fargo

NORMAN, OK – Jake Woodley departed Pennsylvania last week and headed south for Norman, Oklahoma – a place he will call home for the foreseeable future. The newly minted Sooner is focused on the next chapter of his life.

A 2-time PIAA State Champion Jake represented Team PA at the Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic, was named a […]

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Pennsylvania’s Caitlyn Walker Wins Cadet Pan-American Championship

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina –  Pennsylvania Women’s Wrestling was represented at the 2017 UWW Cadet Pan-American Championships by rising star Caitlyn Walker (Wyoming Seminary). The Hatboro, PA native competed for Team USA at 40 kg/88 lbs. and went (3-0) claiming the gold medal.

Walker qualified for her second straight Cadet World Team in May 2017 when she […]

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Zain Retherford Will Represent Pennsylvania Wrestling at World Championships

LINCOLN, Neb – Pennsylvania Wrestling will be represented at the UWW Senior World Championships in Paris, France come August 2017. 2-time NCAA National Champion Zain Retherford (Benton Area/Penn State) qualified for his first Senior Freestyle World Team in Lincoln, Nebraska with an impressive performance against his former coach and training partner Frank Molinaro.

Retherford, a 2-time […]

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PA Power Podcast with Cadet World Team Member Gavin Hoffman

The PA Power Podcast returns with some big news and a ton to catch up on! Listen in!

0:40 – Welcome Back to the PA Power Podcast!

4:00 – Freestyle Cadet World Team Trials Recap

13:20 – Guest Gavin Hoffman

28:40 – Greco-Roman Cadet World Team Trials Recap

38:50 – PA Women’s Wrestling Update

43:00 – Class of 2018 Commitments Update

49:50 […]