EBENSBURG - Brendan Myers, Matt Wyland, Henry Schlosser, Zach Stevens, Aaron Hogue and Austin Farabaugh picked up falls for Penn Cambria as it defeated Central Cambria, 43-34, in high school wrestling Tuesday.
170-Myers, PC, pinned Bowser, 1:27; 182-Wyland, PC, pinned Crow, 5:27; 195-Croft, CC, pinned Smith, :37; 220-Schlosser, PC, pinned Rickard, 2:33; 285-Branick, CC, won by forfeit; 106-Ostrowski, CC, won by forfeit; 113-Stevens, PC, pinned Lazaration, :49.
120-Opdenhoff, CC, pinned Biter :48; 126-Taylor, CC, maj. dec. Japp, 14-0; 132-A. Farabaugh, PC, pinned Makin, 3:25; 138-D. Farabaugh, PC, maj. dec. Bednar, 9-1; 145-Bilnick, CC, pinned Eckenrode, 5:23; 152-Hogue, PC, pinned Karlinsey 1:59; 160-Driskel, PC, maj. dec. Kline, 6-1.
Records: Central Cambria (3-4).
Altoona sophomore D.J. Hollingshead came up with a marquee victory to lead off the match at 132 pounds, but the Mountain Lions dropped their season-opening dual meet to visiting Mifflin County.
Hollingshead improved to 4-0 this season by topping returning PIAA Class AAA state tournament qualifier Lucas Besch, 3-1.
The Mountain Lions also got falls from three-time state qualifier T.J. Brandt at 145 and Markief Knode at 170, along with a victory by technical fall from Mante Barnes at 195.
Mifflin County logged five falls and won two other bouts by forfeit.
132-Hollingshead, A, def. Besch, 3-1. 138-Bair, MC, maj. dec. Bender, 8-0. 145-Brandt, A, pinned Wilson, 5:45. 152-Knarr, MC, pinned N. Scheinberg, 2:37. 160-Pierce, MC, pinned Dillon, 1:16. 170-Knode, A, pinned Courson, 1:46. 182-Lilley, MC, pinned DeBernardis, 3:22.
195-Barnes, A, tech. fall Renninger, 18-3, 4:05. 220-Carter, MC, dec. J. Scheinberg, 6-3. 285-Rosenberry, A, dec. Cahley, 4-2 OT. 106-Wilson, MC, pinned Bryan, 3:22. 113-Hidlay, MC, pinned Querry, 3:00. 120-Underhill, MC, won by forfeit. 126-Stewart, MC, won by forfeit.
Records: Mifflin County (5-1); Altoona (0-1).
PORTAGE - Despite Cody Kephart's fall at 170, Portage dropped its season opener to visiting Meyersdale.
Portage forfeited four weight classes.
220-Niel, P, won by forfeit. 285-No match. 106-Thomas, M, won by forfeit. 113-Cahffiton, M, won by forfeit. 120-McKenzic, M, pinned Ratosky, :51. 126-Day, M, maj. dec. Lutz, 14-1. 132-Hetrick, M, dec. Fox, 5-4. 138-Lantz, M, won by forfeit.
145-Stanton, M, won by forfeit. 152-Deist, M, maj. dec. Caleb Kephart, 18-10. 160-Imler, M, pinned Sordick, 1:12. 170-C. Kephart, P, pinned Hoover, 2:25. 182-Berkley, M, dec. Husar, 4-0. 195-Litzinger, P, won by forfeit.
Records: Portage (0-1).
ORBISONIA - Brandon Over (160), Drew Gartland (145) and Eric Grace (285) each pinned their opponents in Nothern Bedford's victory over Southern Huntingdon.
132-Replogle, NB, dec. Myers, 4-0; 138-Shields, SH, dec. Corle, 5-4; 145-Gartland, NB, pinned Benson, 1:16; 152-Talbot, SH, pinned Bechtel, 5:45; 160-Over, NB, pinned T.Carowick, 3:52; 170-Waite, SH, dec. Shipley, 7-2; 182-Douglas, NB, dec. Carbaugh, 11-7.
195-Brunner, NB, maj. dec. C.Carowick, 15-2; 220-Ott, NB, pinned Col.Herrington, 2:47; 285-Grace, NB, pinned Cod. Herrington, :56; 106-Patterson, SH, won by forfeit; 113-Childers, NB, pinned Park, 1:31; 120-Ebersole, NB, won by forfeit; 126-Whitsel, SH, dec. Helsley, 6-4.
Records: Northern Bedford (1-0); Southern Huntingdon (0-4).
PHILIPSBURG - Dallas Kephart, Jay Prentice and Dennis Lumadue picked up wins by fall for Philipsburg-Osceola in a loss against Bellefonte.
113-Witherite, B, pinned Roach, 0:51; 120-Leathers, B, pinned Descavish, 1:26; 126-Corl, B, dec. Evans, 4-1; 132-Da. Kephart, PO, pinned Rosenberger, 1:59; 138-Shively, PO, maj. dec. Musser, 9-1; 145-Millard, PO, maj. dec. Ault, 12-4; 152-Di. Kephart, B, pinned Guy, 1:04
160-Prentice, PO, pinned Fetterolf, 2:33; 170-Cable, B, pinned Hunsaker, 2:29; 182-Shawley, B, won by forfeit; 195-Lumadue, PO, pinned Philips, 5:48; 220-Gray, PO, dec. Cain, 7-0; 285-Poorman, B, pinned R. Kephart, 0:22; 106-Thompson, PO, dec. Wesley, 6-0.
Records: Bellefonte (2-0); Philipsburg-Osceola (0-1).
MARTINSBURG - Jordan Quarello (132) and Terry Albright (138) each won by fall for Central as it lost to Penns Valley. Kale Burkett (120) and Nick Hoenstine (145) also recorded victories for the Scarlet Dragons.
170-C.Confer, PV, pinned B. Burkett, 1:51; 182-Thoms, PV, maj. dec. Ponder, 9-6; 195-Rogers, PV, pinned Little, 1:14; 220-Swartz, PV, pinned Weitzel, 4:40; 285-M.Confer, PV, pinned Houston, :59; 106-Bierly, PV, pinned Joseph, :57; 113-Ulery, C, won by forfeit; 120-K.Burkett, C, maj. dec. Decker, 8-3.
126-J.Confer, PV, won by forfeit; 132-Quarello, C, pinned K. Confer, :17; 138-Albright, C, pinned Hosterman, 2:07; 145-Hoenstine, C, maj. dec. Hurd, 6-4; 152-Decker, PV, pinned Shirey, :47; 160-Hazel PV, maj. dec. Mock, 11-5.
Records: Penns Valley (0-1); Central (3-3).
BEDFORD - Bedford got pins from Tanner Williams, Mike Brett, Jake Warren, Kyle Mehle and Garrett Thomas en route to a win over Somerset.
152-Williams, B, pinned Talley, 3:26. 160-Lore, S, pinned Wendt, :55. 170-Grimes, B, won by forfeit. 182-M. Brett, B, pinned Eller, 1:01. 195-Nicholson, S, pinned Minnick, 1:01. 220-Williams, B, won by forfeit. 285-Shoemaker, B, won by forfeit. 106-Gabriel, B, won by forfeit.
113-Warren, B, pinned Foster, 3:47. 120-Mehle, B, pinned Walker, 2:52. 126-Easter, B, tech. fall Wagner, 19-3 (5:22). 132-Thomas, B, pinned Phillips, :47. 138-To. Brett, B, dec. Fabian, 3-1. 145-Laue, S, dec. Collins, 2-1.
Records: Bedford (1-0), Somerset (0-1).
TYRONE - Huntingdon rode five forfeit wins and a fall from Matt Wilson at 120 to a season-opening victory over Tyrone.
Jared Beckwith (182 pounds) and D.J. Wunder (195) both logged falls for Tyrone (1-5).
285-D. Kocik, H, won by forfeit. 106-Glorioso, H, won by forfeit. 113-Dubbs, H, won by forfeit. 120-Wilson, H, pinned Snyder, 1:55. 126-Schopp, T, dec. Green, 7-0. 132-Russell, H, dec. McCloskey, 5-2. 138-Hunter, T, dec. Wagner, 7-6.
145-Lynn, H, dec. Getz, 6-2. 152-Fisher, H, maj. dec. Damon, 10-0. 160-Morris, H, won by forfeit. 170-T. Kochik, H, won by forfeit. 182-Beckwith, T, pinned Rupert, 1:42. 195-Wunder, T, pinned Lauer, 2:13. 220-Wholaver, H, dec. Walk, 10-4.
Records: Huntingdon (1-0); Tyrone (1-5).