Crestwood’s Matt Hammerstone (145) placed Eighth in the PIAA Class 3 A Wrestling Championships held March 7-9 at the Giant Center in Hershey. Hammerstone earned his medal with a 2-1 win in the second round of the consolations against Ryan O’Connor of Neshaminy.
Prior to the match against O’Connor, Hammerstone lost to Chris Vassar, 6-3, of Cedar Cliff.
Hammerstone lost to Mason Bentzel of Spring Grove by a 3-2 decision in the Seventh-place match. He defeated Mikey Springer of Norristown in the first round.
A senior, Hammerstone entered the tournament with a 32-6 record.