Meyersdale Varsity WrestlingMeyersdale Area High School · District 5 AA · Southwest Region
More than 60 area wrestlers will find their way to the mats at Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Kovalchick Center on Friday when the PIAA Class AA Southwest Regional tournament takes center stage this weekend.
A trip to Meyersdale from Bedford County is always an adventure, particularly in the winter season.
The fifth-seeded Northern Bedford wrestling squad made the trip worthwhile as the Black Panthers upset the fourth-seeded Red Raiders, 45-24, in the District 5 Dual Meet Quarterfinal match-up, Thursday.
* Northern Bedford 45, Meyersdale 24
* Berlin Brothersvalley 39, Everett 28
* North Star 52, Tussey Mountain 15
* Central Cambria 51, Portage 22
* Mo Valley 43, So. Huntingdon 42
* Huntingdon 63, Central 14
No. 5 Northern Bedford upended No. 4 Meyersdale 45-24 in the District 5 team tournament quarterfinals Thursday night.
Includes box scores from:
* NS 52, Tussey 15
* Somerset 39, CT 21
In a double-dual meet at Southern Huntingdon, Central took care of Bellwood-Antis and the host Rockets to improve to 4-4 in high school wrestling on Thursday.
* Claysburg-Kimmel 54, Juniata Valley 18
* Glendale 39, Northern Bedford 30
* Everett 41, Tussey Mountain 21
* DuBois 46, Hollidaysburg 30
* Forest Hills 46, Central Cambria 24
* Meyersdale 45, Portage 22
With the start of high school wrestling fast approaching, the inaugural PA Power Wrestling Southwest Regional Media Day was held Saturday at Pitt-Johnstown's Sports Center to help.