WPIAL Clinched: Wrestling teams through Jan. 8, 2020
Thursday, January 9, 2020 | 7:06 PM
The WPIAL team wrestling regular season is down to the final week.
Section matches are set to conclude on Wednesday, Jan. 15.
The top three teams from each sub-section qualify for the section tournaments.
The district team sectionals are scheduled for the following Wednesday, Jan. 22.
The top teams in each of the two sub-sections face the runners-up in the opposing sub-section with the two winners then doing battle for the section championship.
Meanwhile, the two third-place finishers in each sub-section face off to determine the fifth qualifier from that section that will move on to the WPIAL playoffs.
The following day, Jan. 23, the WPIAL will put together both the Class AAA and AA team wrestling playoff brackets.
The district team playoffs are set for the week of Jan. 27.
Here are the teams that have secured a place in the team sectionals by clinching one of the top three spots in their sub-section.
Kiski Area Cavaliers
Thomas Jefferson Jaguars
Mt. Lebanon Blue Devils
Peters Township Indians
Seneca Valley Raiders
Butler Golden Tornado
Canon-McMillan Big Macs
South Fayette Lions
Waynesburg Central Raiders
Burgettstown Blue Devils
South Park Eagles
Ellwood City Wolverines
Quaker Valley Quakers
Keystone Oaks Golden Eagles
Summit Academy Knights
Elizabeth Forward Warriors
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