1982 Chartiers-Houston High School

Team “wrestled up” in the PIAA AAA classification despite a roster of 20 wrestlers and 460 students in grades 9 through 12.

Section Champions, WPIAL Champions, PIAA Champions

Defeated district powerhouse wrestling teams…North Allegheny, Hempfield, Mt. Lebanon, Canon-McMillan and Trinity. Also beat WPIAL AA Champion, Washington High School.

The 1982 team was named the Observer-Reporter Washington / Greene County Wrestling Team of the Decade as well as Chartiers-Houston’s “Best Ever” sports team.

Team record: 18-2 (.900)

Section Champions: 7
Phil Mary, Jim Vulcano, Chris Mary, Bob Ammon, Kurt Kesneck, Brian Bell, Bob Castelli

WPIAL Champions: Chris Mary

PIAA Results: 5 Qualifiers
Phil Mary (1st) – 2nd Title
Jim Vulcano, Chris Mary, Brian Bell (3rd)
Kurt Kesneck (Qualifier)

Head Coach: Tim Mousetis
Assistant Coach: Robert Bachman

Team Members: Barry Bell, Philip Mary, Bill Marshall, Jim Vulcano, Chris Mary, Tim Gump, Bob Ammon, Phillip Renko, Mark Provenzano, Kurt Kesneck, Brian Bell, Bob Castelli, Scott Byrd, Sam Aviola, Don Clendaniel, Brad Horner, Rick Fabian, Patsy Vulcano, Bill Woods.

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