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Coach Cael Sanderson will attempt to lead Penn State to its fifth national title in six years from March 17-19 at the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships in New York City.(Photo: Matthew Holst, AP)
Welcome to Pennsylvania Mat Madness.
It’s well known that college basketball’s March Madness has long dominated the national sports landscape during the month that welcomes the long-awaited metamorphosis from winter to spring.
In these parts, however, high school and college wrestling will soon take center stage.
That’s because the Keystone State has long been recognized as the red-hot center of the national wrestling universe, and over the next dozen days, regional interest in the sport will reach its absolute zenith. In fact, all the wrestling stars are aligning perfectly.
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