High School Sports

High school wrestling: Penns Valley falls to Clearfield on Hall of Fame Night

On its Hall of Fame Night, the Penns Valley wrestling team couldn’t hold off Clearfield in a 36-35 loss Tuesday.

The meet came down to the final bout, when the Bison’s Luke McGonigal pinned Dylan Homan at 152 pounds to put Clearfield in the lead.

Before the match, Marty Ilgen and Aaron Smith were inducted into the Penns Valley Wrestling Hall of Fame. Seth Decker, a 2014 graduate, was also honored for surpassing 100 wins in his 108-30 high school career.

Penns Valley match winners included Andrew Hurd (160 pounds), Allen Cain (170), Corey Rimmey (182), Lucas Sharer (220), Darren Yearick (106), Jason Tickner (120), Jacob Confer (132) and Isaac Bierly (145).

Penns Valley (3-7) will travel to the Juniata Duals on Saturday.