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BREAKING - Weather forces cancelations of hoops, wrestling and swimming

Friday, March 2, 2018 by Scott Pagel spagel@tnonline.com in Sports

Whitehall AD Bob Hartman annouced that due to road conditions from Winter Storm Riley, Friday’s Northeast Regional Wrestling Tournament will be moved to all day Saturdary at Liberty High School.

Below is an updated schedule for Saturday’s action:

Revised Northeast AAA Regional Wrestling Schedule

Saturday, March 3, 2018

8 a.m. – Weigh-ins and Skin Checks – 1 pound allowance

9 a.m. – Preliminaries

11 a.m. – Quarterfinals

1 p.m. – 1st Round Consolations

2 p.m. – 2nd Round Consolations

3:30 p.m. – Semifinals / 3rd Round Consolations

5:30 p.m. – Consolation Semifinals

7 p.m. – Championship Finals, 3rd, 5th

Gates open at 8 a.m.

Admission: $10 Adults; $5 Students

Wrestling will be continuous all day. In the event that a wrestler must wrestle a 6th time, that will occur on Sunday at 10 a.m. Weigh-ins would be at 9 a.m.


Catty AD Tom Moll annouced the changes to basketball schedule. Below are Friday’s games which move to Saturday:

Easton Area Middle School

1:30 p.m. - 3A Girls Notre Dame Green Pond vs. Pine Grove

3 p.m. - 2A Boys Moravian Academy vs. Panther Valley

5 p.m. - 4A Boys Bethlehem Catholic vs. Lower Moreland

Martz Hall

12 p.m. - 4A Boys- Tamaqua vs. Wilson

1:30 p.m. - 1A Girls Weatherly vs. Nativity BVM

3:30 p.m. - 3A Girls North Schuylkill vs. St. Basil


The Press didn’t receive an official swimming cancelation notice, however action will now take place Saturday and Sunday at Parkland instead of Friday and Saturday.