The PIAA wrestling championships get underway today with two area grapplers taking part: Mount Union’s Bryce Beatty in AA today and Mifflin County’s Trey Kibe in AAA tomorrow. Tonight, the East Juniata boys battle Wyalusing for the District IV title. Tomorrow Mifflin County’s boys and girls will each play Altoona for District VI championships.
Georgetown knocked a banged up Villanova team from the Big East tournament, 72-71. ‘Nova is still a virtual lock to make the NCAA tournament when bids are handed out this Sunday.
In the NHL, the Penguins defeated Buffalo, 5-2. Washington bested the Flyers, 5-3.
Fifth-seeded Penn State takes on four-seed Notre Dame in the Big Ten men’s hockey quarterfinals on Sunday. The puck drops at noon in that one.
The Pirates knocked off Baltimore in spring training play, 7-5. The Yankees took care of the Phillies, 6-1.
A day after erasing a 14-point deficit in the Big Ten Tournament, the Penn State men fell just short of coming back from 18 down, losing in the second round to Wisconsin, 75-74.
The Sixers played for the first time since the NBA’s all-star break and won easily, knocking off Chicago, 127-105.
And Port Royal will try for Opening Weekend again after weather forced a postponement last weekend. Late Models and 410’s to run tomorrow.