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Andy Elder

Andly Elder covers Penn State wresting for The Centre County Gazette.

Articles by Andy Elder

Nittany Lion wrestling squad off to another stellar start Nittany Lion wrestling squad off to another stellar start
2 days ago - Centre County Gazette
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — The Penn State wrestling team just keeps winning. With an interesting mix of veteran All-Americans and callow freshmen, and everything in between, the Nittany Lions haven’t been tested, yet. Their latest romp came on Dec. 11 at the Xfinity Center against conference [Read More]
Nittany Lion Open shows off starters, recruits Nittany Lion Open shows off starters, recruits
1 week ago - Centre County Gazette
UNIVERSITY PARK — College sports fans can be a fickle lot, sometimes talking more about recruits than current members. Wrestling fans are no exception. That’s why hardcore fans like the Nittany Lion Open so much. It gives spectators a chance to see both current and future [Read More]
Penn State wrestlers head to break by feasting on Pitt and Clarion Penn State wrestlers head to break by feasting on Pitt and Clarion
3 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
UNIVERSITY PARK — The No. 7 Penn State wrestling team prepared for its Thanksgiving break by feasting on a pair of former western Pennsylvania Eastern Wrestling League rivals — Pittsburgh and Clarion. The Nittany Lions doubled up the Panthers, 24-12, Nov. 21 at the Petersen Events [Read More]
Penn State wrestlers bounce Lehigh in season opener Penn State wrestlers bounce Lehigh in season opener
5 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State wrestling coach Cael Sanderson insisted in the offseason and during his team’s media days that despite his redshirting of two All-Americans and three blue-chip freshmen, his team could still contend for a national title. On Nov. 9, in front of a Rec Hall [Read More]
Nittany Lion wrestling squad readies for season Nittany Lion wrestling squad readies for season
6 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State wrestling held its annual media day mid-week, which is crummy timing for Gazette readers since we had already gone to press. Don’t worry, we’ll have a full recap in this space next week. Until then, let’s go over some of the most likely topics [Read More]
Pennsylvania product Nolf 'expects a lot of himself' Pennsylvania product Nolf 'expects a lot of himself'
14 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
UNIVERSITY PARK — Jason Nolf, of Kittanning, left the 2014 PIAA Class AA Wrestling Championships feeling unfulfilled. Sure, he had pinned three of four opponents in the second period or sooner, including his finals opponent in 1:42. The 16-4 quarterfinal win, however, prevented him from his [Read More]
Nevills is the complete package Nevills is the complete package
18 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
Recruiting for any college sport is usually a one-way pursuit. A coach identifies a talented athlete and then tries to convince the athlete that his university is where he belongs. That applies to Cael Sanderson, too, most of the time. There are rare exceptions. That’s the case with [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling: Nevills is the Complete Package Penn State Wrestling: Nevills is the Complete Package
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Andy Elder
He capped his senior season with a 50-0 record, with 46 pins. His career mark was 200-5 with a state-record 146 pins. He helped lead his team to four straight state championships. He's the only heavyweight in California history to win three titles. [Read More]
Sanderson's Top-Ranked Recruiting Class Fills Needs Sanderson's Top-Ranked Recruiting Class Fills Needs
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Andy Elder
Taken as a whole, this may be the deepest, most talented recruiting class Cael Sanderson has assembled as he embarks on his sixth season at Penn State. Most national ratings put the class at No. 1. [Read More]
Sanderson's top-ranked recruiting class fills needs Sanderson's top-ranked recruiting class fills needs
21 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
UNIVERSITY PARK — Taken as a whole, this may be the deepest, most talented recruiting class Cael Sanderson has assembled as he embarks on his sixth season at Penn State. Most national ratings put the class at No. 1. Of course, that assessment won’t be complete for four or five years, if [Read More]
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