Saturday, January 15, 2011

Good Night From Geigle

Thanks to everyone at Reading High School for making the 2011 Berks Wrestling Championships (BCIAA) a success, and thanks for following the blog!

Check out our recently updated tabs that now have a complete breakdown of the championship brackets, complete with photos of all the medal winners.

Team Champions

Wilson Bulldogs - Champs

Jordan Rosa (160 Champ) with the Trophy
& His Teammates

Overall Standings:


1. Wilson - 201
2. Schuylkill Valley - 186.5
3. Governor Mifflin - 149.5

Complete Standings

Outstanding Wrestler

Jackson Stabile, Hamburg
152 Champion

Charles "Skip" Kennedy Memorial
O.W. Trophy

Unsung Heroes

A look at some of the people who are behind the scenes and make the Berks County Wrestling tournament (BCIAA) run smoothly. Special thanks to Web Guru Jason Bottiglieri (Tulpehocken A.D.), who's not pictured.

BCIAA Executive Director Dr. Richard Flannery
& his wife Lois

"Bench" Gerhart & Merry Swavely
Tournament Statisticians

BCIAA Wrestling Chairman &
Reading Athletic Director Allen McCloud

Reading Assistant A.D. Dan Scott

Berks Wrestling Assignor Steve Schell
with Outstanding Wrestler trophy

Bracketologists Paula Lovello & Kristi Shuman

P.A. Announcer Andy Dobroskey

Fan-tastic Tournament

All Eyes on Mat 1 & the Championship Bouts

Geigle's Good Look from Level Two

Birds Eye View of the Finals

Assistant Blogger Nolan Boyer Captures the Action

285 Champion - Giorgio

Joe Giorgio (Exe) def. Dakota Hoagland (Ham) Dec. 6-2

Hoagland Feeling the Pain

Giorgio (right) Declared the Champ

215 Champion - Batchelor

Sam Batchelor (DB) def. Tyler Rank (Wyo) Dec 5-2

Batchelor (right) grapples with Rank

189 Champion - Scheidt

Dylan Scheidt (SV) def. Ken Bock (DB) MajDec 9-0

Dylan Scheidt dominates

171 Champion - Wood

Jake Wood (Ham) def. Christian Howard (Exe) Dec. 10-9

Jake Wood during his victory

160 Champion - Rosa

Jordan Rosa (Wil) def. Mike Shermot (GM) Dec. 3-2

Jordan Rosa lunges at Shermot.

160 Face-Off