Corey Keener-Blue Mountain 126lbs
Corey Keener the senior wrestler from Blue Mountain high school and defending state champion used quick work on Thursday night to defeat Dylan Steffenino from Upper Perkiomen 21-8 in the preliminary round of the AAA State Wrestling Championships at the Giant Center in Hershey.
Keener then beat Dustin Rook from Big Spring 11-4 in the quarterfinal round on Friday.
Keener with a (45-1) record faces a freshman Patrick Duggan from Cumberland Valley in Saturday’s semifinal. Duggan struggled to a 2-1 victory in his quarterfinal match.
The AAA State Finals are Saturday night at 7pm.