The 2012 PIAA Basketball championship games will once again be broadcast on the Pennsylvania Cable Network this Friday and Saturday at the Bryce Jordan Center at Penn State University. Here are the matchups and broadcast times for each contest. PCN can be found on Atlantic Broadband channel 13 or Youngsville Cable channel 41.
Friday, March 23
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Area 8 champ
Youngsville’s Austin Slocum won the Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Area 8 championship at the 13-and-14-year-old, 252-pound division last weekend, and advances to the PJW state championships on Friday and Saturday in Hershey.
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Sheffield Area 8 medalists
A number of Sheffield youth wrestlers earned medals by placing in the top four at the Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling (PJW) Area 8 Tournament last weekend in Corry. The top two in each division’s weight classes advanced to the PJW state championships this weekend in Corry. Sheffield’s Austin Gregerson will compete on Friday and Saturday in Hershey. At left, from left, placing in Corry are: Tanner Barr (third place, 13-14-year-olds, 92 pounds); Gregerson (second, 11-12, 200); Kyle Holden (fourth, 13-14, 102), and; Kole Holden (fourth, 13-14, 77).
Middle photo, from left, are: Jacob Davidson (fourth, 7-8, HWY); Tyler Hepinger (third, 7-8, 80); Nicholas Knowles (fourth, 11-12, 160), and; Ethan Finch (fourth, 7-8, 80).
Individually, at right, is Connor Finch (third, 6-7, 55).
12 p.m.: Class AA girls- York Catholic vs. Seton LaSalle
2 p.m.: Class A boys- Constitution vs. Lincoln Park Charter
6 p.m.: Class AAAA girls- Archbishop Carroll vs. Oakland Catholic
8 p.m.: Class AAA boys- Neumann-Goretti vs. Montour
Saturday, March 24
12 p.m.: Class A girls- Steel-High vs. North Catholic
2 p.m.: Class AA boys- Imhotep Charter vs. Beaver Falls
6 p.m.: Class AAA girls- Archbishop Wood vs. Lancaster Catholic
8 p.m.: Class AAAA girls- Chester vs. Lower Merion