High School headlines from around the State
Susquenita senior Donnie Peters claimed the D3AA section title this past weekend and now advances to Hershey for the District 3 championships.
The Cedar Cliff Crusaders topped Northern York/Shamrocks 7-2 to win the Tier III crown.
Junior Jordan Kitta was a bit of an underdog going into the WPIAL Class AA wrestling tournament, but that did not stop him from overcoming the odds to win his first WPIAL Class AA title.
Charleroi sophomore Cody Wiercoich was looking for redemption in the Class AA championships. Wiercoich has only lost two wrestling matches in his varsity career and one of those came last year in the championship match. This year he got his redemption, winning the Class AA title.
Shady Side's Geoff Alexander became only the 20th wrestler in WPIAL to win four titles when he pinned Jeannette sophomore Sean LaVella in the first round.
Kittanning's freshman Jason Nolf completed an undefeated season when he captured the 103-pound title Saturday going 37-0 overall.