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John Walizer Hired as New Head HS Wrestling Coach

Congratulations to John Walizer for being announced as the new Hempfield High School Head Wrestling Coach! What an amazing opportunity for Hempfield High School and all of their wrestlers and families! John Walizer wrestled at Bald Eagle-Nittany High School 1985-87. While in High School, John was a District VI Runner Up 2X, and a Junior … Continue reading

15 Wrestlers Qualify for MAWA Regionals

15 Wrestlers Qualify for MAWA Regionals

The Hempfield Wrestling Program saw big success in competition in the Primary District Qualifiers for The Mid Atlantic Wrestling Association (MAWA) Regional Championships. High School, Junior High School and Youth Levels were all represented. The top 3 in each division qualify for the Regional Championships. Advanced Division: Ian Edwards 2nd Gordy Hoover 2nd Luke DeGeorge … Continue reading

Hoover & I. Edwards Place in Prestigious Nittany Lion Open

Hoover & I. Edwards Place in Prestigious Nittany Lion Open

A handful of wrestlers attended the Nittany Lion Wrestling Tournament held at Penn State University in Rec Hall.  It is the largest single day tournament in the country with over 1200 participants. The competition was the best we have seen all year with wrestlers from NY, PA, MD, VA, and OH in attendance.  Our wrestlers observed … Continue reading