Wrestlers from Lehigh Valley to compete at 'Grapple on the Gridiron' Friday

Wrestlers from the Lehigh Valley will compete at "Grapple on the Gridiron" this Friday in the second annual event.

Hosted by the Salisbury High School wrestling team, matches will take place before the Salisbury vs. Saucon Valley football game, as well as at halftime.

There are at least nine matches scheduled, capped by a halftime match between Salisbury's Jonah Niesenbaum facing Faith Christian Academy senior Dylan DeWitt.

Gates are set to open at 4:30 p.m. with the wrestling starting at 4:45 p.m.

Pregame matchups:
70 pounds: Colton Alder (Salisbury) vs. Jarrod Blunt (Salisbury)
85 pounds: Colby Townley (Salisbury) vs. Dominic Sumpolec (Northwestern Lehigh)
95 pounds: Kyle Lash (Salisbury) vs. Cael Weidemoyer (Faith Christian)
105 pounds: Braden Alder (Salisbury) vs. AJ Stayton (Faith Christian)
110 pounds: Alex Garcia (Southern Lehigh) vs. AJ Lowe (Faith Christian)
120 pounds: John Sarny (Salisbury) vs. Eric Alderfer (Faith Christian) or Cody Witzer (Faith Christian)

Halftime matchups:
135 pounds: Nate Natel (Salisbury) vs. Jake Jones (Saucon Valley)
145 pounds: Nick Colasurdo (Southern Lehigh) vs. TJ Alderfer (Faith Christian)
220 pounds: Jonah Niesenbaum (Salisbury) vs. Dylan DeWitt (Faith Christian)


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