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Wrestling

Bellwood earns two victories

BELLWOOD — Bellwood-Antis picked up two wins, beating Juniata Valley, 51-21, and Central, 42-38, in high school wrestling action on Thursday. In the win over Valley, Ty Noonan, Aiden Taylor, Alex Taylor, Dominic Caracciolo, Aarron Laird and Evan Pellegrine had falls for the Blue ...

Vikings experience deja vu

MOUNT UNION — One night after beating Mount Union in the District 6 Class 2A Team Duals quarterfinals, Glendale beat the Trojans in a regular-season match, 40-27, in high school wrestling action on Wednesday. Suds Dubler and Cory Johnston recorded falls for the Vikings, who received three ...

Vikings take down Mount Union

FLINTON — Glendale made sure early against Mount Union that there would be no late drama in their District 6 Class 2A quarterfinal match. The top-seeded Vikings won the first seven weights, including three by forfeit wins and key decisions from sophomores Suds Dubler, up two weights at 138, ...

Huntingdon advances

HUNTINGDON — Huntingdon advanced to the District 6 Class 2A wrestling team semifinals with a 48-21 win against seventh-seeeded Richland on Tuesday. Roland Mills, Caden Reamer, Brian Deline, Gage Peters, Zack Pecker, Gunner Singleton and Landon Dunsmore were all winners by fall for the ...

Lions nearly perfect in pounding Eagles

FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge finished six points short of a perfect score in routing Somerset, 78-0, in high school wrestling on Tuesday. Kaleb Miller, Daniel Moore, Seth Holderbaum, Duane Knisely, Kai Burkett and Ross Dull recorded falls for the Lions, who also received five forfeit ...

Athlete of Week: Dubler making name for himself

Name: Suds Dubler School: Glendale Age: 15 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Wrestling Athlete of the week achievement: Dubler won the 126-pound championship and repeated as champion in the Grove City Fred Bell Tournament, while also leading his team to a second straight team title. He also won ...

Excitement builds with start of D6 2A Duals

The excitement of the 2019-2020 wrestling season gets ramped up a little bit more tonight when the first round of the District 6 Class 2A Duals begins. Glendale (13-1) enters the Duals as the No. 1 seed, while returning runner-up Huntingdon (11-3) is the second seed. Yes, Huntingdon beat ...

H.S. wrestling stats

106 POUNDS 1. Calan Bollman Chestnut Ridge Fr 22-3 2. Korry Walls Tyrone Fr 16-8 3. Reyan Imler Northern Bedford So 18-7 4. Landon Dunsmore Huntingdon Fr 20-10 5. Jaxon Matthews Central So 11-12 Ones to watch: Nathan Rabenstein, B-A; Dustin Hockenberry, Glen; Josh Diehl, Bed 113 ...

Ridge’s Moore pins way to 160 title

BEDFORD – Chestnut Ridge’s Daniel Moore came into the Thomas Chevrolet Tournament as the fifth seed at 160 pounds. So much for seeding. All Moore did was pin his way through the tournament, including pinning the fourth seed, the top seed in Meyersdale’s Austin Broadwater in 5:00 in ...

Walk, Finnegan get ‘Ultimate’ crowns

MORRISDALE — Two area wrestlers — Tyrone’s Hunter Walk and Altoona’s Damion Finnegan — captured titles at the 34-team Ultimate Warrior Wresting Tournament hosted by West Branch High School on Saturday. Walk won the 113-pound weight class by earning a 6-2 decision over Mount ...

Glendale repeats as Fred Bell tourney champion

GROVE CITY — Glendale captured the team title for the second straight year at the 37th annual Fred Bell Wrestling Tournament at Grove City High School on Saturday. Suds Dubler and Cory Johnston repeated as individual champions, and Zeke Dubler also won a title for the Vikings in the 38-team ...

Ridge in good shape at Bedford

BEDFORD — Many area wrestlers are still alive to take the medal stand when the Thomas Chevrolet Tournament resumes today at Bedford High School. Chestnut Ridge leads the team standings with 155.5 points and 10 wrestlers in the semifinals, while Huntingdon comes into today with 87 points at ...

Lions vexed by Bearcats

When it comes to high school wrestling, the Huntingdon Bearcats remain a mystery to the Altoona Mountain Lions. At least that’s the way Altoona coach Joel Gilbert sees it. “I’m not sure if it’s a mystery like the Bermuda Triangle,” Gilbert said, with a chuckle, “but we can’t ...

Glendale, Mo Valley, Everett record victories

MORRISDALE — Glendale pulled away from West Branch in the final two bouts, as Zeke Dubler and Suds Dubler eached notched pinfall wins, in the Vikings’ 45-29 victory in high school wrestling on Thursday. Garrett Misiura won by major decision, 14-3, in the opening match at 138, and at 145 ...

Burkett clutch for Ridge in victory over Westmont

FISHERTOWN — Trailing 33-24 heading into the final bout of the night, Chestnut Ridge defeated Westmont Hilltop, 34-33, in high school wrestling action Tuesday. Kai Burkett needed just 56 seconds to pin Dorian Hanley at 113 for the victory. 120: Nathan Holderbaum (CRH) over Luke Benner ...

P-O pins its way to big win

PHILIPSBURG – Philipsburg-Osceola’s Jimmy Richtscheit’s cradle of Tyrone’s Dean Grassi ended with referee John Edgell slapping the mat in 3:19 and the Mountie bench erupting in celebration. It was not only the sophomore’s first win in three varsity bouts, but the pin in the ...

Getting technical: Bedford senior Cassidy chasing record

Wrestlers have different goals for how they want to win. Some just want to win. The more skilled wrestlers are always looking for pins. For Bedford’s Kaden Cassidy, his goal is to win by technical fall every time. He has nearly achieved that goal in every bout this season. Cassidy, who is ...

Bellwood-Antis displays good sportsmanship

Sometimes you hear about the ugly side of high school sports like riots, shootings, trash-talking fans and fights in the stands. Then there’s the good side, like what happened at Thursday’s wrestling match at Bellwood-Antis. I figured there was going to be a big crowd for the Blue ...

Mirror wrestling rankings

106 POUNDS 1. Calan Bollman Chestnut Ridge Fr 17-3 2. Korry Walls Tyrone Fr 12-6 3. Landon Dunsmore Huntingdon Fr 15-8 4. Reyan Imler Northern Bedford So 13-5 5. Jaxon Matthews Central So 7-7 Ones to watch: Nathan Rabenstein, B-A; Dustin Hockenberry, Glen; Mike Lazor, TM 113 ...