Wrestling in America The Pennsylvania Legend

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This documentary tells the story of wrestling in Pennsylvania from its inception through the mid 90's. It is told through interviews with many of the states greats conducted by Wayne Baughman, a legend in the sport himself. Larry Sheridan talks about his famous father Billy Sheridan and includes vintage footage of Billy and many others of the past. Thad Turner and Gerry Leeman talk about LeHigh and it's roots. Bob Bubb and Wade Schalles each tell their own version of the pinning on the X story during a meet at Lock Haven. It includes Art Weiss and Sam Harry, PA's first State Champion. Norm Palovesik remembers Charlie Speidel. Others from Penn State include Bill Koll with his son Rob, as well as Rich Lorenzo and John Fritz. Grey Simmons, Gus DeAugustino and Fred Powell talk about former Lock Haven Coach Herb Jack. Others interviewed include Mike Caruso, Paul Powell, Dick DiBatista, Russ Hoak, Rick and Rocky Bonomo, Dr. Ted Rupp and more. This is an opportunity to hear some great wrestling stories and learn some of the past history of the sport through the actual accounts of these great wrestling legends.

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This documentary tells the story of wrestling in Pennsylvania from its inception through the mid 90's. It is told through interviews with many of the states greats conducted by Wayne Baughman, a legend in the sport himself. Larry Sheridan talks about his famous father Billy Sheridan and includes vintage footage of Billy and many others of the past. Thad Turner and Gerry Leeman talk about LeHigh and it's roots. Bob Bubb and Wade Schalles each tell their own version of the pinning on the X story during a meet at Lock Haven. It includes Art Weiss and Sam Harry, PA's first State Champion. Norm Palovesik remembers Charlie Speidel. Others from Penn State include Bill Koll with his son Rob, as well as Rich Lorenzo and John Fritz. Grey Simmons, Gus DeAugustino and Fred Powell talk about former Lock Haven Coach Herb Jack. Others interviewed include Mike Caruso, Paul Powell, Dick DiBatista, Russ Hoak, Rick and Rocky Bonomo, Dr. Ted Rupp and more. This is an opportunity to hear some great wrestling stories and learn some of the past history of the sport through the actual accounts of these great wrestling legends.