High School Sports

High school wrestling: Bald Eagle Area edges Shikellamy

Bald Eagle Area won eight of 14 bouts to edge Shikellamy on Thursday.

Seth Koleno (126) and Mitchell Taylor (195) picked up falls for the Eagles while Cobey Bainey (132) added a technical fall for BEA. Koleno pinned Nicholas Gittens in 5:15 before Bainey handed Richard Tyler a 16-1 loss in the next bout to give BEA an 11-0 lead. Seven bouts later Taylor needed just 1:54 to fasten Caleb Swanger to the mat.

Clint McCaslin (145), Colton Comly (160), Chase Meyers (182), Ben Bytheway (220) and Garrett Rigg (120) picked up decisions for the Eagles.