WTAJ’s coverage area will feature just one wrestler in the AAA semifinals after Friday afternoon round.
DuBois Area High School’s Ed Scott pinned his opponent in 30 seconds to secure a spot in the semifinals. Scott is a returning state champion and will continue his wrestling career at North Carolina State next year.
It is worth noting No. 2 seed Matt Sarbo from Altoona Area High School was eliminated Friday afternoon after going 0-2 in the tournament. He will be a senior next season.
Below is a list of AAA quarterfinal results from Friday involving area wrestlers:
Coatesville’s Nathan Lucier defeated Bellefonte’s Lane Aikey 1-0
Waynesburg’s Rocco Welsh defeated Bellefonte’s Jude Swisher 5-2
Waynesburg’s Wyatt Henson defeated DuBois’ Chandler Ho 13-4
DuBois’ Ed Scott pinned Central Dauphin’s Tye Weathersby in the first period. (:30)