Pennsylvania wrestling star Brett Harner (Norristown, PA/Princeton) will head to Cleveland, OH this weekend to compete in the 2016 NWCA All-Star Classic. The 2016 NCAA All-American will take on fellow All-American Brett Pfarr (Minnesota) in the Main Event at 197 lbs. Harner finished in eighth place at Madison Square Garden while Pfarr was third. The two have never met in their college careers.
Harner, a 4x PIAA State Medalist from Norristown Area, joined Jeff Upson and Eric Knopsnyder to discuss the event and explain what it is like to be an elite athlete in an Ivy League school. Harner is the lone Pennsylvania participant in the Main Event but two Keystone State grapplers are slated to compete in the Undercard Event.
Brock Zacherl (Brookville Area/Clarion) and Ronnie Perry (Solanco/Lock Haven) are both scheduled to compete in separate matches at 141 lbs. Zacherl will take on 3x ACC Champion George DiCamillo (Virginia) while Ronnie Perry will face Evan Cheek of Cleveland State.
The pair also talk about some of the notable intrasquad dual meets that featured Pennsylvania wrestlers. Listen in!