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PJW Tournament Set for Wilkes-Barre

The Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling (PJW) state tournament will be held at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre on March 25-26. The tournament includes a field of 1,200 wrestlers, ages 14-under.

Wrestling begins at 9 a.m. on Friday, March 25, and at 8 a.m. on Saturday, March 26.

Trout Stocking Set for Lakes

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission will stock a pair of area lakes with trout on March 26 in anticipation of the season opener on April 16. Oxbow Lake and Lake Winola in Wyoming County will receive rainbow trout that day. The meeting place will be the Oxbow Lake access area at 1 p.m.

Mixed Bowling League Results Announced

Results from the Sunday Night Mixed 8:30 P.M. League at Starlite Lanes on March 20 have been released. The team standings are as follows: Hillside, 73-27; R&N Hunsinger, 64-1/2, 35-1/2; E&G, 57-1/2, 45-1/2; B&L, 48-1/2, 51-1/2; Nichols, 39-1/2, 60-1/2.

The individual results are as follows: High Women's Triple: L. Latini, 573; G. Mosier, 432; N. Hunsinger, 427; High Women's Single: L. Latini, 204, 188, 181; N. Hunsinger, 157; D. Nichols, 152; High Men's Triple: R. Hunsinger, 553; E. Latini, 549; E. Mosier, 490; and High Men's Single: E. Latini, 222, 179; R. Hunsinger, 208, 200; E. Mosier, 179.

Senior Appreciation Games Slated

The Northern Tier League Senior Appreciation basketball games for seniors will be held at Wellsboro High School on Tuesday, March 29. The girls' game is slated for 6 p.m. with the boys' game to follow at 8 p.m. Both games will pit the NTL East seniors against the NTL West.

Benton Wrestling Tourney Scheduled

The Pennsylvania Wrestling Federation and Benton Tiger Wrestling Club will host a freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling state qualifying tournament at Benton Elementary School on Sunday, March 27. Weigh-ins for Greco-Roman begin at 8 a.m. with wrestling starting at 9:30 a.m. Freestyle weigh-ins are slated for 11:30 a.m. with wrestling to begin at 1 p.m.

For more information, visit www.usapawf.com or call Scott Hughes at (570) 864-3916.

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