The PRHS Boys Wrestling Team defeated Hickory 43 - 27 on February 5th, 2019, on the road. With the victory, the Rams improved their record to 8-3.
The Rams were led by junior, Nate Lukez, who moved up a weight class to win 12-7. Nate’s heavier opponent was not only their captain but also had over 20 wins this season. The win improved Nate’s record to 23-4. He is currently ranked third in the WPIAL.
Ram wrestlers who pinned their opponent from Hickory were Miguel Jackson and Zach Esswein. Wrestlers who won their match were Robbie Palmieri, Lance Bruno, Luke Levendusky, Clem Flynn, and Cole Spencer. The Rams returned to action on Thursday, February 7th, 2019, away from home when they traveled to compete against 16-1 Thomas Jefferson and took a loss of 21-51.
Next up, the team travels to Laurel Highlands for duals on Feb. 9, 2019.