Bellefonte Jr High Invitational
Established 2001
Ranked #2 by PA Wrestling Magazine behind PJW States as the best Jr High Tournament in the State!!

January 23-24, 2015

* If you'd like to be considered for 2016, please email Tom Alterio (Tournament Director) ( )
 2014 Champs
front row left to right: Kyle Burkholder(CONN), Dylan Leitch (JS), Mason Franks (CONN), Logan Macri (CMAC), Chris Wright (CD), Tyler McKinney (CP), Jake Brown (COU), Josh Brown (COU), Carter Starocci (CP),
back row right to left: Logan Wise (MC), Joah Kile (MC), Tanner Weaver (CM), Trent Hidlay (MC), Bryan Milligan (CMAC), Scout Kyper (MC), Isaac McClay (MC), Kawaun DeBoe (CP), Evan Childs (CD)
Where: Bellefonte High School
Teams for 2015:
Central Dauphin
Central Mountain
Connellsville West
Council Rock South
Cumberland Valley
Erie Cathedral Prep
Fort LeBoeuf
Jersey Shore
Philipsburg Osceola
Red Lion
Spring Grove
State College
Upper Perkiomen

Format: 2-day Individual double elimination, full wrestle backs for 3rd place with team scoring.  This tournament also offers a 4-man JV tournament (Aux Gym).  Seven mats .


  • Top 6 individuals awarded
  • Top 3 teams awarded
  • Outstanding Wrestler Award


Friday, Jan 23

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm              Weigh-Ins
  • 5:00pm – 5:30pm              Coaches Meeting
  • 5:45pm – 6:45pm              Round 1 – Pigtails (5 mats)
  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm              Round 2 – Prelims (7 mats)
  • 9:00pm – 10:30pm            Round 3 – Consy Rd1 (7 mats)

Saturday, Jan 24
  • 7:30am – 8:30am              Weigh-Ins (1 lb allowance)
  • 8:30am – 9:00am              Coaches Meeting
  • 9:00am – 11:00am            Round 4 – Quarter Finals & Consy Rd2 (7 mats)
  • 11:00am - ?                       JV Tournament in Aux Gym (2 or 3 mats)
  • 11:15am – 1:15pm            Round 5 – Semi Finals & Consy Rd3 (5 mats)
  • 1:30pm – 2:45pm              Round 6 – Consy Rd4 (5 mats)
  • 3:00pm – 4:15pm              Round 7 – Consy Rd5 (5 mats)
  • 4:30pm – 4:45pm              Parade of Champions
  • 4:45pm – 7:00pm              Round 8 – Finals – 1st thru 6th place (3 mats)
Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel
215 Innovation Boulevard
State College, PA  16803
The special rate is $89 (plus tax) per room.
Please direct questions to: or 814-863-5000.
For reservations call:  (800) 233-7505 or by accessing the hotel website at

Please refer to the appropriate group code. 
 Saturday, December 21st - Larry Fornicola Elementary & Jr. High Tournament
    Group Code: FORL14A (Guestrooms Friday and Saturday)

Saturday, January 17th - Red Raider Rumble Varsity Duals
   Group Code: REDA15A (Guestrooms Friday and Saturday)

Friday, January 23 & Saturday, January 24th - Jr. High Invitational
   Group Code: JRHA15A (Guestrooms Thursday and Friday)


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