Dec
2022
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Happy Holidays from The PRTC! As 2022 comes to an end and we enjoy...
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Jul
2022
06
Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / USA Wrestling / World Team Training Camp

PRTC Travels to Colorado Springs for USA Wrestling World Team Camp

Colorado Springs, Co – The PRTC has traveled to the US Olympic Training Center this week to practice with Team USA. It is the first of two training camps to be held this summer at the OTC. “It’s exciting to spend time with USA’s best,” said the PRTC’s Mark Hall. “Everybody has their own way … Continued

Jun
2022
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Beat the Streets / Brandon Slay / BTS Philly / Jordan Burroughs / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / Senior World Team Trials / USA Wrestling

Jordan Burroughs Earns World Team Spot and Reflects on His Impact at Beat The Streets

June 21, 2022 – Two weeks have passed since Final X fans from across the country gathered in awe at Madison Square Garden to watch PRTC resident athlete Jordan Burroughs earn his way onto an 11th World Team. This is no ordinary feat—to make a US World Team and secure the opportunity to compete for … Continued

Jun
2022
06
B.J. Futrell / Brandon Slay / Bryan Pearsall / Drexel Wrestling / Matt Azevedo / Michael O'Malley / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / Scotty Parker / U23 World Team Trials / USA Wrestling

PRTC Finishes with Seven All-Americans at U23/U20 World Team Trials in Geneva, Ohio

Geneva, Ohio – The PRTC finished with two top 6 team placings and seven All-Americans at the U23/U20 World Team Trials this past weekend. With 34 athletes making the trip from Philadelphia to Geneva, Ohio, a full effort was given by all. “What impressed me the most was that we had 34 athletes who were … Continued

Jun
2022
03
B.J. Futrell / Brandon Slay / Bryan Pearsall / Doug Zapf / Drexel Wrestling / FloWrestling / Lukas Richie / Matt Azevedo / Michael Colaiocco / Michael O'Malley / Nick Incontrera / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / Richard Perry / Spire Institute / U23 World Team Trials / USA Wrestling

Thirty Two PRTC U23 Athletes Ready To Compete For World Team Spots

Geneva, Ohio – The PRTC has entered a record number of athletes into the 2022 U23 World Team Trials. Thirty two student-athletes from Penn and Drexel have traveled west along with six PRTC coaches in an effort to qualify for a World Team. This national event, held at the Spire Institute located near Cleveland, is … Continued

May
2022
23
Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Doug Zapf / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / prtc / Senior World Team Trials / USA Wrestling

Joey McKenna and Mark Hall Qualify For National Team at 2022 World Team Trials

Coralville, Iowa – The 2022 USA World Team Trials Challenge Tournament concluded on Sunday with the PRTC placing in three of the four weight classes where they had entered athletes. As a team, the PRTC placed sixth overall against some of the top RTCs in the country. The tournament, held in Extreme Arena, is the … Continued

May
2022
18
Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Doug Zapf / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / prtc / Senior Nationals / Senior World Team Trials / USA Wrestling

PRTC Ready to Compete at WTT Challenge Tournament

Philadelphia, PA – The seeds are set as the PRTC heads west for the 2022 US World Team Trials Challenge Tournament. Executive Director and Head Coach Brandon Slay is optimistic about his team’s chances in Coralville, Iowa.  “With our four guys competing, two are the automatic #1 seeds,” says Slay of David McFadden(79kg) and Mark … Continued

May
2022
09
Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Pan Am Championships / Pennsylvania RTC / USA Wrestling

McKenna and Burroughs Win Pan American Gold

Acapulco, Mexico – The PRTC earned two more gold medals this past weekend helping Team USA dominate the competition at the Pan American Championships. Joey McKenna (65kg) won his second Pan Am title while Jordan Burroughs (79kg) won his fifth. Coach Brandon Slay, having coached Mark Hall and David McFadden to US Open titles a … Continued

May
2022
01
Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Drexel Wrestling / Joey McKenna / Jordan Burroughs / Mark Hall / Penn Wrestling / Pennsylvania RTC / Senior Nationals / USA Wrestling

McFadden and Hall Win National Championships

Las Vegas, NV – “It was the best Senior National performance in PRTC history!”  Executive Director and Head Coach Brandon Slay was happy that two of his full-time resident athletes each came away with a championship title on Saturday night at the US Open. “Mark Hall made history by becoming our first two-time US Open … Continued

Apr
2022
28
Brandon Slay / David McFadden / Mark Hall / Matt Azevedo / prtc / Roger Reina

PRTC Travels to Las Vegas to Compete in US Open

Mark Hall and David McFadden travel to Las Vegas this weekend to compete in the US Senior Nationals at the prestigious 2022 US Open.  A multi-divisional event, the US Open features several tournaments in one as different age groups and styles compete throughout the weekend. In addition to Hall and McFadden, the PRTC will have … Continued

Apr
2022
14

Jordan Burroughs Accepts FINAL X Berth

Written and Published by Gary Abbott, USA Wrestling – April 14, 2022 2012 Olympic champion and five-time World champion Jordan Burroughs (Philadelphia, Pa./Sunkist Kids/Pennsylvania RTC) has officially accepted his 79 kg men’s freestyle berth in Final X. Burroughs will battle for a spot on the 2022 U.S. World Team in Final X New York. presented … Continued