Bald Eagle Area Varsity WrestlingBald Eagle Area High School · District 6 AA · Southwest Region
The NW Regional High School Wrestling Tournament was held over the weekend, and two local teams had strong showings both finishing in the top five.
Bald Eagle Area and Central Mountain both advanced four wrestlers into today’s semifinals of today’s PIAA Northwest AAA wrestling regionals Friday night at the Altoona Fieldhouse.
The Bald Eagle Area High School wrestling team agreed to put together a care package for a State College wrestling fan who only has a few weeks left to live
Bald Eagle Area wrestling coach Ron Guenot smiled from ear to ear after his team picked up a huge win over District 6-power Central Mountain earlier this season.
At this time of the year, most wrestlers are in peak physical condition. They have been tested through rugged schedules, and their technique is as good as it will be for post-season. But now, during the PIAA run, the difference between their standing on the podium and advancing to the next tournament or ending their season is mental toughness.
Seth Koleno, seeking his 3rd district title, is among 3 Eagles with No. 1 seeds while Philipsburg-Osceola has 2 top seeds and State College has 1 for Saturday’s tournament
The District 6 Class 3A Tournament will have the same teams as last season, but it will look significantly different next season.
On a night meant for seniors, it was the underclassmen who stole the show.
As the end of the regular season draws closer, so does the amount of work Centre County wrestlers get on the mat.