Meadville sends five wrestlers to semifinals of regionals

Feb. 23—ALTOONA — During last night's PIAA NorthWestern Regional Tournament, five of Meadville's twelve wrestlers made it all the way to the semifinals, helping Meadville to a top 5 finish in team scores.

Connor Kearns, Ben Fuller, Brighton Anderson, Jacoby Thompson and Ty Tidball all advanced to the semifinal at the end of the night. Meadville had six wrestlers finish in the consolation bracket, granting Meadville a score of 54 points, a half a point ahead of sixth place State College, and a point behind fourth place Cathedral Prep.

Meadville's remaining wrestlers will take to the mats today at 9 a.m. The top four wrestlers will advance to the PIAA State Championship at Hershey's Giant Center on March 7.