LEHMAN TWP. — Pittston Area sixth grader Nico Solano recently won the Penn League tournament championship and was named Outstanding Wrestler in the Junior Division.
During the tournament, Solano, a fifth seed, won his bracket at 91 lbs. He led a group of Pittston Area wrestlers to a solid tournament. Evan McCoy won first place in the Bantam Division at 50 lbs.
Pittston Area had a total of seven finalists in the tournament. They were Solano, McCoy, Xavior Pabon, Noah Gruber, Malkolm Blackshear, Brody Spindler and Dominic Innamorati.
Pittston Area wrestlers Evan McCoy won first place in the Bantam Division at the Penn League tournament.
Pittston Area had seven finalists at the Penn League tournament recently. From left, first row, Evan McCoy, Xavior “Bubba” Pabon, Noah Gruber, Malkolm Blackshear. Second row, Brody Spindler, Dominic Innamorati and Nico Solano.