HERSHEY, Pa. – DuBois’ Ed Scott and Brookville’s Colby Whitehill won PIAA wrestling crowns for the second consecutive year.
(Photo of Ed Scott on the podium. Photo courtesy of DuBois Athletics)
Scott wrestling at 152 pounds this season defeated Council Rock North’s Cameron Robinson, 11-8, in the championship bout to claim the Class 3A title.
Our last local champ is a REPEAT at 152 @ed_scott_ of @DASDBeavers via decision what a send off! @edward_scott21 he’s off to NC state next year. pic.twitter.com/RCyN4ZfAyB
— Ryan Stanko (@RStanko_WJAC) March 8, 2020
Whitehill, meanwhile, defended his Class 2a title at 285 pounds by pinning Emmanuel Lawl of Church Farm School in 1:03. Whitehill won three of his four bouts in the championship by fall and the other by an 8-0 major decision.
Colby Whitehill of @BrookvilleSD becomes the first repeat state champ in school history at 285 pic.twitter.com/eEdjIerxEx
— Ryan Stanko (@RStanko_WJAC) March 7, 2020
Joining Scott and Whitehill on the podium from District 9 were the following wrestlers:
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In Class 2A: Brookville’s Cayden Walter who finished sixth at 106 pounds, Brookville’s Owen Reinsel who finished fourth at 113 pounds, Brockway’s Anthony Glasl who finished third at 132 pounds, Curwensville’s Zach Holland who finished sixth at 138 pounds, Kane’s Teddy Race who finished eighth at 170 pounds, Sheffield’s Ethan Finch who finished sixth at 182 pounds, Brockway’s Eric Johnson who finished seventh at 195 pounds and Brookville’s Nathan Taylor who finished fourth at 220 pounds.
In Class 3A: DuBois’ Chandler Ho who finished eight at 138 pounds and Clearfield’s Oliver Billotte who finished eighth at 285 pounds.