Boyertown Bears Wrestling

Golf Outing set for September 10th

BAWA will once again be hosting their annual golf outing this year. In year's past the tournament was held in June, but this year's event is being moved to September. The event will take place on Saturday, September 10th at Butter Valley Golf Course in Barto.

Proceeds from this year's event will be donated to the family of Michael Stone.

The tournament begins with a shotgun start at 1 PM (sign-in starts at noon) and costs just $80 per person. The entry fee includes 18 holes of golf with a cart along with a dinner and drinks afterwards. There will be many contests to play and win as well.

If you aren't a golfer but want to attend and participate, you can attend for just $35 for the dinner.

Check out the information and registration form below for all the details. Register before August 29th to guarantee a spot! If you have any questions at all, contact Lisa Kratzer (contact info on the form).

Volunteers are also needed to help at the golf outing for registration, working at the prize holes, and bringing food items. Please use the SignUpGenius link below to volunteer your time.

Arsenal Wrestling Club returns for Fall 2016 Session

Boyertown's own Arsenal Wrestling Club will be open for a session in the fall, starting on September 13th. The club will be running its fall session on Tuesdays and Thursdays until November 17th. The club is open to anyone from grades 3 to 9 from any school district.

If you already joined the club, the fee for the fall is just $125. If you haven't joined in the past, the cost is $225. Sign up for the fall before August 4th and get $25 off your registration fee! You can sign up by printing and mailing the registration form below or via the club website.

For more information on the fall session of the club in general, check out their website at the link below.

Killoran gets silver at states, Harvey 5th, Campbell 7th

Harvey, Killoran, and Campbell pose after earn state medals

The 2015-16 scholastic wrestling season came to an end on Saturday night in Hershey. In the final bout of the season, Tommy Killoran was competing for state gold in the 285 pound championship final against Bethlehem Liberty's Andrew Gunning. With less the 30 seconds to go in the 1-1 match, Killoran gave up a stalling point and lost a heart-breaker 2-1 to settle for silver. It was his second state medal is as many seasons for the senior.

Boyertown also brought home two other state medals. Junior Jakob Campbell placed 7th at 113 pounds to earn his second state medal. He finished his season with a 35-6 record and a career mark of 117-26. Senior Gregg Harvey closed out his final campaign with a 5th place finish at 182 pounds, also for his second state medal. Harvey finishes his career in 2nd place on the career wins list at Boyertown with a record of 168-40. His senior year mark of 52-8 gives him the most wins in a season in school history.

Before the finals began, Coach Ventresca was named the Pennsylvania Class AAA Coach of the Year. Also, Coach Haley was named PA Class AAA Assistant Coach of the Year. Congrats Coach V, Coach Haley, and the entire coaching staff!

Complete recap of the Bears in Hershey

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