Hershey, Dauphin County—The PIAA Team Wrestling Tournament is underway at GIANT Center in Hershey. Boiling Springs is off to a good start in "AA" action with a 31-30 victory over Reynolds on Thursday afternoon. The Bubblers jumped out to a 25-6 lead and then hang on from there to score a win more comfortable than the final score indicates. The District 3 Champs stay undefeated at 22-0 and will now face Central Columbia in the "AA" quarterfinals Friday at Noon.
Bermudian Springs was the runner-up to Boiling Springs in the District 3 tourney. The Eagles get a tough draw in the first round and are eliminated by Bethlehem Catholic 47-9.
Mechanicsburg faced Central Mountain in a close "AAA" first round match. Mechanicsburg eventually prevails 30-23 and will wrestle in the "AAA" quarterfinals Friday at 2pm. Big Spring is not as fortunate as they run into a perennial state power Easton and fall 48-13.
Central Dauphin beat Norristown in the first round 47-20 and will wrestle in the quarterfinals Friday at 2pm. CD is the 4-time defending PIAA Champion. We'll keep updating this story with results after Friday's quarterfinal round.