Wrestling - Boys Varsity
Wrestling team wins National Prep Championship!
The Sem wrestling team swept the National Prep Wrestling Championship with a score of 299.5, beating number two Blair by 43 points. Nicky Hall, 182 pounds, and Jake Scanlan, heavyweight, were named national prep champions, and 13 Sem wrestlers were prep all-Americans.
Blair Academy has won the title since 1981, with Sem coming in number two for the past five years. The last time Sem won the national championship was over 60 years ago in 1952. The tournament, held at Lehigh University on Friday and Saturday, February 21 and 22, included more than 120 teams from around the country.