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On Historic Night Team USA Defeats Pennsylvania In The 45th Annual Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic

Pittsburgh, PA - In the 45th Annual Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic, Team USA won their eighth straight match against Team Pennsylvania in a 29-18 victory on Friday night inside the University of Pittsburgh's Fitzgerald Field House. In the preliminary bout between Team New York and Team WPIAL, the Empire State held on to win 25-18. It [...]

Star-Studded Team USA All-Stars Selected for 2019 Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic

The 2019 Pittsburgh Wrestling Classic is closer than you think. Going down on Friday March 15th, at Pitt's Fitzgerald Field House, the 2019 PWC will feature yet another highly accomplished USA Team. This year's line-up will feature Cadet World Freestyle Champion Kurt McHenry (St. Paul's, MD) at 113 pounds and Detroit Central Catholic teammates Kevon [...]

Team Pennsylvania Wins Cadet Freestyle National Duals in Spokane

On Saturday the Cadet Freestyle National Duals concluded with a Championship title for Team Pennsylvania. After dominating their pool, The Keystone State advanced into the Gold/Silver bracket where their closest match was with host state Washington (46-32). Overall ten wrestlers on Team Pennsylvania with at least three matches competed went undefeated in Spokane, Washington.  Rocco [...]

Pennsylvania Falls Short of World Team Berth in Junior and Senior Divisions

Pennsylvania Wrestling was denied a spot on both the Junior and Senior USA Teams this past weekend in Rochester, MN. Several Keystone State wrestlers were within reach but unable to secure spots. 4-time NCAA All-American and NCAA Champion Nico Megaludis (Franklin Regional/Penn State) advanced into the 61 kilogram World Team Trials best-of-three finals against Nahshon [...]

Nine Pennsylvania Wrestlers Medal at Junior Freestyle U.S. Open in Las Vegas

Many of Pennsylvania's biggest names made the trip to Las Vegas for the 2018 UWW Junior Freestyle U.S. Open this weekend. Despite not coming away with any Champions, the Keystone State claimed nine spots in the top eight, with three wrestlers advancing into the championship finals. At 57 kilograms both of Pennsylvania's participants found their [...]