Wrestling Team Opens 2014-15 Season At Mont Alto Duals

Wrestling Team Opens 2014-15 Season At Mont Alto Duals

The Apprentice school wrestling team will start their 2014-15 season on Saturday morning in Mont Alto, PA at the Mont Alto Duals hosted by Penn State Mont Alto.

Competing in the all-day affair will be Penn State Fayette, Penn State Greater Allegheny, University of Pittsburgh, East Tennessee State and West Virginia Tech along with the hosts.

Senior Ian Jones leads the team as the heavyweight finished with a 42-9 record last year and enters his final season with 115 wins. 

Other top returnees from last year for the Builders include juniors Jacob Michael who was 30-15 at 125 pounds, Philip Porto was 36-16 at 165 pounds and Josh Rodriguez who was 28-14 at 197 pounds.

This will be the first dual matches with Penn State Fayette, Penn State Greater Allegheny, University of Pittsburgh club and West Virginia University Tech.  The Builders are 2-0 against the hosts including a win last year 69-58 in a bout that used an experimental scoring system.

Schedule for Saturday

  • Apprentice School v. Penn State Mont Alto, 9 am
  • Apprentice School v. University of Pittsburgh Club, 10:30 am
  • Apprentice School v. West Va. Tech, Noon
  • Apprentice School v. Penn State Greater Allegheny, 1:30 pm
  • Apprentice School v. Penn State Fayette, 3 pm