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PRESS PHOTO BY DON HERB Parkland's Cory Border is seeded sixth for this weekend's District 11 Wrestling Championsihps. Copyright - Don Herb 2017_ PRESS PHOTO BY DON HERB Parkland's Cory Border is seeded sixth for this weekend's District 11 Wrestling Championsihps. Copyright - Don Herb 2017_

Article By: Mike Haines mhaines@tnonline.com

Thursday, February 21, 2019 by Mike Haines mhaines@tnonline.com in Sports

The District 11 Wrestling Championships will get underway Friday afternoon at and culminate Saturday evening at Liberty High School.

Parkland has six wrestlers seeded in the top 10 in their weight class, led by No. 6 Cory Border (Sr., 24-11) at 285.

District team champ Bethlehem Catholic has five No. 1 seeds, while Stroudsburg has three and Northampton and Bangor each have two grapplers at the top of their respective bracket.

The top five wrestlers at districts will move on to next week’s Class 3A PIAA Northeast Regional Tournament at Liberty.

The following are Parkland wrestlers along with their grade and record in parentheses, followed by their seed and weight class:

Nathan Kresge (Fr., 10-12) No. 11 at 106; Gabe Montanez (Jr., 11-9) No. 13 at 120; Lucas Kern (Jr., 19-7) No. 7 at 126; Bryan Diaz (Jr., 20-11) No. 10 at 132; Joe Dolak (Jr., 8-7) No. 10 at 138; Kale Cummings (Sr., 17-9) No. 8 at 145; Mason Lansenderfer (Sr., 4-13) No. 16 at 152; Jacob Ortman (Sr., 14-12) No. 9 at 160; Josh Wieder (Sr., 2-4) No. 18 at 170; Joe Skrip (So., 0-3) No. 17 at 182; Zayd Afif (Fr., 5-9) No. 11 at 195; Garrett Fitzgerald (So., 7-11) No. 13 at 220; Cory Border (Sr., 24-11) No. 6 at 285.

For complete District 11 wrestling brackets, go to www.districtxi.com/home.