Brashear’s Mwete qualifies for PIAA wrestling tournament

Saturday, March 2, 2019 | 8:49 PM

Brashear senior Joe Mwete earned a trip to Hershey by finishing second at the Class AAA PIAA Northwest Regional at Altoona.

The PIAA Wrestling Championships begin on Thursday at Giant Center.

Mwete (30-3) reached the 145-pound final, but lost to Cathedral Prep’s Paniro Johnson, 6-5.

He advanced to the finals with three wins. He’s the lone City League wrestler to advance.

Paul Schofield is a Tribune-Review Staff Writer. You can contact Paul by email at [email protected] or via Twitter .


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