Six Pennsylvania Wrestlers Selected to USA Dream Team
04/08/2014 by Jeff
Nearly half of the USA Dream Team will feature wrestlers from the Keystone State on Sunday April 13. In it’s 18th season the Cliff Keen/Wrestling USA Magazine Dream Team Classic will feature USA All-Stars vs. Georgia All-Stars. An impressive six (6) wrestlers from Pennsylvania will be making the trip to Georgia representing the USA Dream Team.
The selections are 2014 PIAA Class AAA State runner-up Scott Parker (Pennridge) at 120 lbs.; 2014 PIAA Class AA State Champion Zeke Moisey (Bethlehem Catholic) at 126 lbs.; 2013 PIAA Class AAA State Champion Tyler Smith (Franklin Regional) at 132 lbs.; 3x PIAA Class AA State Champion Jason Nolf (Kittanning) at 145 lbs.; 2014 PIAA Class AAA State Champion TC Warner (Cumberland Valley) at 152 lbs.; and 2x PIAA Class AAA State Champion Garrett Peppelman (Central Dauphin) at 160 lbs.
Parker and Moisey will take on a pair of Collin Hill High School seniors who are each ranked in the top 10 in the Nation at their respective weight-classes. Below is a look at the match-ups for the 18th Annual Cliff Keen/Wrestling USA Magazine Dream Team Classic. Rankings are based on Intermat’s latest National Rankings.
Below are the scheduled match-ups for the Team USA vs. Georgia dual meet.
113: No. 7 Brian Rossi (Lockport, Ill.) vs. Alonzo Allen (Rockdale County)
120: No. 5 Scott Parker (Pennridge, Pa.) vs. No. 3 Sean Russell (Collins Hill)
126: No. 3 Zeke Moisey (Bethlehem Catholic, Pa.) vs. No. 7 Ryan Millhof (Collins Hill)
132: No. 11 Tyler Smith (Franklin Regional, Pa.) vs. Tyler Marinelli (Jefferson)
138: No. 6 Seth Gross (Apple Valley, Minn.) vs. No. 12 at 145 Kamaal Abdush-Shakur (Parkview)
145: No. 2 Jason Nolf (Kittanning, Pa.) vs. Jason Alfau (Camden County)
152: No. 3 T.C. Warner (Cumberland Valley, Pa.) vs. Matthew Moody (Lowndes)
160: No. 3 Garrett Peppelman (Central Dauphin, Pa.) vs. Jake Henson (Pope)
170: No. 6 Chandler Rogers (Stillwater, Okla.) vs. Damarko Dixon (Appling County)
182: No. 2 at 170 Bo Nickal (Allen, Texas) vs. No. 4 at 195 Chip Ness (Buford)
195: No. 3 Nathan Rose (Sibley East, Minn.) vs. No. 3 Chance McClure (Commerce)
220: Sage Hecox (Machesney Park Harlem, Ill.) vs. No. 19 Matthew Moore (Apalachee)
285: No. 11 Billy Miller (Perry, Ohio) vs. M.J. Couzan (Archer)