Pennsylvania State Athletic
@ Slippery Rock State College
February 22-23, 1974
Randy Watts (Bloomsburg), Don Rohn (Clarion) &...
Bill Luckenbaugh (East Stroudsburg State).
Back Row (L-R) Tom Herr (Edinboro), Bill Shuffstall (Slippery Rock),
*Wade Schalles (Clarion), William Simpson (Clarion) &...
Robert Stetler (East Stroudsburg State).
*1974 PSAC Outstanding Wrestler -
Wade Schalles, Clarion
1974 PSAC Wrestling Championship
(13 PSAC Colleges represented)
Slippery Rock State College
(Weight Class) - with 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, & 6th place medalists:
∙ (118lbs.) - Jack Spates SR, Pete
Morelli CL, Tom DeLong IUP,
Tom Fink BL,
MI, Willis Divel SH.
∙ (126lbs.) - Craig Turnbull CL, Rick Thompson SR, Jeff Gallagher WC,
Lon Edmonds BL,
Keith Kosky IUP, Jim Bailey MA.
∙ (134lbs.) - Randy Watts BL, Jack Davis CL, Jeff Condon SR,
Steve Powell WC,
Walk LH, Geno Zuccaro CAL.
∙ (142lbs.) - Don Rohn CL, Gene Costello
SR, Paul Gillespie WC,
Phil Conlin ESSC,
George Way LH, Jim Sykes IUP.
∙ (150lbs.) - Bill Luckenbaugh ESSC, Mike Waller, SR Dave
Crowell LH, Bill Davis CL,
Tom Hutchinson IUP, Ralph
∙ (158lbs.) - Bob Stetler ESSC, Angelo Natoli SR, Don
Eichenlaub LH, Bob Warnick CAL,
Chris Clark CL, Steve
∙ (167lbs.) - William Simpson
CL, Ron Sheehan BL, Larry McCoy IUP,
Joe Jacquelin MI, Ron Peifer SR, Ralph Pivirotto ED.
∙ (177lbs.) - *Wade Schalles
CL, Floyd "Shorty" Hitchcock BL, Eric Guyll MI,
ED, Al Fricke LH, Eric Swanson WC.
∙ (190lbs.) - William Shuffstall SR, James Zoschg
MI, Don Lehman ESSC,
Tom Schweinburg IUP, John Hohman BL, Chris Cole CL.
∙ (Heavyweight) - Tom Herr ED, Chuck Coryea
CL, Jim Schuster LH, Dave Schley MI,
Bob Eshleman WC, George Schenck K.
Outstanding Wrestler - Wade Schalles (Clarion)... as Wade Schalles,
pinned Bloomsburg's Floyd "Shorty" Hitchcock in the PSAC 177lb. finals.
1974 PSAC Wrestling Championship
1st - Clarion State (CL), 2nd - Slippery Rock (SR), 3rd - Bloomsburg (BL),
4th - East Stroudsburg
(ES), 5th - Lock Haven (LH), 6th - Millersville (MI),
7th - West Chester (WC),
8th - Edinboro (ED), 9th - Indiana U of PA (IUP),
10th - California University of PA (CAL), 11th - Shippensburg State (SH),
12th -Mansfield State (MA), 13th - Kutztown State (K).
1974 PSAC TEAM CHAMPIONS - CLARION STATE
1974 East Stroudsburg State Wrestling PSAC Placewinners:
B. Luckenbaugh (1st), B. Stetler (1st), D. Lehman
(3rd), P. Conlin (4th).
▪ ESSC Head Coach - Clyde H. "Red" Witman & Asst. Coach - Bob
1974 NCAA Division II Wrestling Championship Results
@ Cal-State - Fullerton, University
▪ ESSC's Bill Luckenbaugh captures 150lb. NCAA crown!
1974 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championship Brackets
@ Iowa State University
▪ ESSC's Bill Luckenbaugh was seeded #2 @ 150lbs.!!!
The York Daily Record
February 25, 1974
1974 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference
College Wrestling Championships
February 23, 1974 -
Bill Luckenbaugh, the top-seeded entry
State College, captured the 150lb. crown of the Pennsylvania State
championships held Saturday
on the Slippery Rock State wrestling mats.
Luckenbaugh is a senior and the ESSC captain. Luckenbaugh, who upped his season's record to
22-0, nipped Mike Waller of
Slippery Rock with a 5-4 decision in the finals. He had pinned Bill
of Clarion in 1:42 in the semi-finals Saturday, and he also had a 3:16 fall at
Rich Schumacher of Indiana, Pa. Bob
Stetler of ESSC also won the PSAC 158lb title.
East Stroudsburg finished fourth in the meet with 68 points. Clarion won the
team laurels for
fourth straight season with 156 1/2 points, followed by
Slippery Rock State, 129 1/2,
Bloomsburg State, 80. Lock Haven was fifth in the 13-team field with 60 1/2 points.
Another West Yorker,
was third in the 190lb division, defeating Tom
Schweinburg of Indiana, 12-2 in the consolation finals. Lehman (4-1) had
Bill Shuffstall of Slippery Rock, 6-1, in the championship 190lb. semi-final
Shuffstall won the PSAC championship at 190lbs. defeating Jim Zoschg (MI),
▪ Two other former West York Bulldogs who competed for East
Stambaugh, (0-2) at 177lbs., and 126-pounder
Keith Lichty, who finished
a (2-2) mark.
Both Stambaugh and Lichty did not place in the tournament.
▪ Bill Luckenbaugh,
Bob Stetler and Don Lehman are slated to
NCAA Division II national tourney Friday
at the Cal-State University Fullerton Gym,
1974 NCAA DII Championship Wrestling Results - 3/1-2, 1974
The -1974 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships Brackets
DI - DII - DIII WRESTLING BRACKET RESULTS HISTORY
1972 PSAC Wrestling Champions
w/York Suburban's Tom Herr...