Abington Heights junior high wrestlers advance to state championships

February 27th, 2016 7:47 am

Six Abington Heights wrestlers will compete in the Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Junior High Championships March 5-6 in Johnstown after placing in the top three in their respective weight classes during a state championship qualifier in Tunkhannock on Feb. 20. Brandon Grogan (87 lbs.) placed second, Billy Peters (102) finished third, James Brown (107) placed second, Aidan Price (147) finished second, Cade Kroptavich (187) placed third and RJ Knott (212) finished first. Members of the Abington Heights junior high wrestling team, from left, first row, Oliver Egan, Brandon Grogan, James Brown, Billy Peters. Second row, Seth Drake, Noah Johnson, RJ Knott, Cade Kroptavich and Aidan Price.

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