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January 9th, 2011
Ridgway wrestling coach Gary Gerber earned his 400th career coaching win at the Towanda Duals Saturday.
Gerber's 400th win came as the Elkers opened the Duals with a 41-24 victory over Milton.
"It felt great," Gerber said. "It's been great to be a part of Ridgway wrestling."
Ridgway finished with a 4-1 record in Towanda.
"The kids wrestled well all weekend," Gerber said. "We beat Port Allegany, another good team in the district and Towanda was a tough team."
Johnsonburg wrestler Jesse Wolfe recorded his 100th win at the Coudersport Duals over the weekend.
Wolfe secured his 100th win with a pinfall victory in the 135-pound bout against Lackawanna Trail. Wolfe is currently 13-0 this season.
Max Zimmerman was 4-1 at the Coudersport Duals and according to Johnsonburg wrestling coach Tom Launer, Zimmerman is currently at 92 career wins.
Johnsonburg is at Sheffield tonight.
December 21st, 2010
JOHNSONBURG â€“Â Despite another dual meet loss Tuesday night at home against visiting Brockway, the Rams saw several bright spots in their short lineup.
"We don't expect to win any dual matches but we're looking for individual improvement every week, and the kids haven't disappointed us," said Johnsonburg head varsity wrestling coach Tom Launer following the home team's 55-18 loss. "They come to practice and work hard, and we're happy with the way the season is going."
The All-District volleyball all-star teams were announced for District 9.
The teams were selected by the PAVB Coaches Association.
Johnsonburg had two players make the teams. Cody Anderson was named as first-team All-District and Justis Myers made third-team All-District.
The first-team all-stars consist of Anderson, Brooke Bailey of Clarion, Lexie Meholic of Elk County Catholic, Taylor Frank of Elk County Catholic, Brittany Hanlon of Clarion and Dani Fleeger of Clarion. The MVP was Tiffany Smathers of Clarion.