NEPA, Wilkes show off wrestling credentials with Team USA event
September 03, 2019


WILKES-BARRE — Northeast Pennsylvania has hosted some big wrestling events in the past. For instance, in three of the last six years Wyoming Seminary has hosted Blair Academy in meetings of top-ranked high school teams in the country. Each time that dual was held in Kingston, the gym was at capacity.


More than 2,000 fans packed Wilkes University’s Marts Center for the Team USA 65kg Final X Series Wrestle-off between Zain Retherford and Yianni Diakomihalis.