NALVERTON - Northern Bedford's Drew Gartland (145) and Eric Grace (220) reached the semifinals of the 34-team Southmoreland Holiday Wrestling Classic Friday and will wrestle today for a championship.
The Black Panthers had three other wrestlers assured of placing in the top eight in Trey Childers (113), Mason Replogle (132) and Damian Corle (138).
Two other wrestlers won three bouts but won't place: Jared Housely at 120 pounds and Derek Eichelberger at 195.
Northern Bedford is ranked fourth in the team standings, behind Butler, Greenville and Mount Pleasant, and Hollidaysburg is currently 18th in the 34-team field.
Central Cambria falls
EBENSBURG - Central Cambria's Brad Paylor picked up the Red Devils' only pin as Somerset won its first match of the year, 46-21, in high school wrestling.
120 - Opdenhoff, CC, dec. Walker, 7-1. 126 - Paylor, CC, pinned Jano, 5:29. 132 - Wagner, S, pinned Makin, :35. 138 - Fabian, S, major dec. Bilonick, 10-1. 145 - Palley, S, dec. Seymour, 13-8. 152 - Laue, S, pinned Karlinsey, 1:12. 160 - Lohr, S, pinned Kline, 2:36.
170 - Williams, S, pinned Bowser, 2:18. 182 - Eller, S, pinned Wirfel, 1:48.195 - Nickelson, S, pinned Howell, :59. 220 - Croft, CC, won by forfeit. 285 - Baranick, CC, won by forfeit. 106 - No match. 113 - Foster, S, dec. Ostrowski, 6-4.
Records: Somerset (1-7); Central Cambria (3-7).
CONNELLSVILLE - The Altoona ice hockey team beat Frazier, 4-1, Thursday behind goals from Conner Schilling, Bryce Mathers, Jake Russo and Matt Dalto.
The Bishop Guilfoyle junior varsity girls basketball team edged Delone Catholic, 47-37.
High scorers - McGhee, BG, 13; Shipley, DC, 22.