Spencer Lee - U.S. Junior Freestyle Champion
Congratulations to our own Spencer Lee who won the U.S. Junior Freestyle Championship in dominant fashion. He will now represent the U.S. at the world championships which will be held in August in Brazil. Spencer captured the world championship at the Cadet level this past summer.
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Congratulations to the girls' track & field team on finishing their section schedule undefeated and bringing home their first ever section title! Way to go Panthers!
WRESTLERS BRING HOME MORE STATE GOLD
Devin Brown - 113lb - State Champion (3-time champ)
Spencer Lee - 120lb - State Champion (2-time champ)
Michael Kemerer - 145lb - State Champion
Josh Shields - 160lb - State Champion
Also medaling at the championship
Dom Giannangeli - 138lb - 4th Place
Josh Maruca - 152lb - 2nd Place
The four champions ties a PIAA record. The Panthers also broke a state record by accumulating the most total team points to gather their second consecutive team title. Coach Eric Mausser also earned his second consecutive AAA coach of the year award.
SECTION CHAMPIONS AGAIN!
THE GIRLS SWIMMING & DIVING TEAM EARNED YET ANOTHER SECTION TITLE BY VIRTUE OF THEIR WIN OVER KISKI AREA. THIS MARKS THEIR 8TH SECTION TITLE OVER THE LAST 10 YEARS. WAY TO GO PANTHERS!
PIAA STATE CHAMPIONS
THE PANTHER WRESTLING TEAM FOLLOWED UP THEIR WPIAL TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A THRILLING RUN THROUGH THE PIAA PLAYOFFS. THE RUN CULMINATED WITH A CHAMPIONSHIP VICTORY OVER CUMBERLAND VALLEY. THIS IS THEIR SECOND CONSECUTIVE STATE TITLE IN THE TOUGHEST WRESTLING STATE IN AMERICA. WAY TO GO PANTHERS!!
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