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

*We are expanding the 2015 Invitational to 20 teams and full wrestle backs for 3rd). This will require the tournament to begin on a Friday (late afternoon).  The 2015 date is January 23-24, 2015.  If you'd like to be considered for an invitation or placed on the wait list, 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 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


    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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