High School Sports

Wrestling: State College knocks off Bellefonte

State College pulled off a mild wrestling upset as the Little Lions edged Centre County rival Bellefonte 39-36 on Wednesday.

State College’s Cory Dreibelbis (195), Pete Haffner (220) and Jack Vandevort (285) earned pins to highlight six straight victories in the match. Jake Pammer picked up a 4-0 deccision over Shafiq Blake at 113, while Will Roeshot (182) and Adam Stover (106) each won by forfeit during the stretch.

State College’s Lucas Jennerman later pinned Cameron Coppolo in 44 seconds at 132.

Bellefonte won the first three bouts, as Zach Musser started with a 2-1 decision at 152 and Trevor Corl (160) and Dillon Kephart (170) each pinned their opponents.

Red Raider wrestler Chase Gardner won by decision 8-1 over Ian Barr at 145.

State College (11-8) takes on Bald Eagle Area on Thursday.