Coach Cook's Corner 2004-2005
2004-05 WRESTLER of the WEEK!

Week 1-
DON OSINSKI - (5-0) McDowell Tournament Champion.
3pins, 1major decision & no points allowed.
Week 2-
ASHTON OSTERBERG - (4-0) Redbank Valley Tournament Champion. 3 pins & 1 major decision.
Week 3-
CLAY STEADMAN - (1-0) Reversed an earlier season loss by
fall to McDowell's Nathan Kucnick, with a 2-0 decision.
Week 4-
HADLEY HARRISON - (8-0) Went 8-0 @ GM Duals. 3 pins
& 4 majors. Also posted a win over DuBois' Zach Lundgren
(ranked 1st in D9).
Week 5-
BRANDEN STEARNS - (4-0) Went 4-0 @ Tool City and was McLane's lone Tool City Champion. 2 majors & a win over
AA #2 state ranked, Trevor Gallo.
Week 6-
(2-0) Posted a momentum changing fall over
Alex Allesio at the Grove City dual.
Week 7-
Jamie went 2-1 at the Cranberry Tournament and
placed third. Jamie revesed a quarter final fall with a 15-3 major desicion in the consolation finals.
Week 8-
- (5-1) Travis was promoted to Team Co-Captain.
Placed 4th at the Salamanca Tournament. 1 pin & major decision.
Week 9-
LOU DECKER - (2-0) Went 2-0 with 2 falls. His wins by fall were
against Conneaut Lake and Saegertown.
Week 10-
- (1-0) 2-0 win over state ranked Nick Kaiser to cap GM's win vs Ft. LeBoeuf.
Week 11-
all won District 10 titles.
Week 12-
went 3-0 and won his second straight NW
Regional title. Only 2 other GM wrestlers ever accomplished this
Week 13-
Overall Record 12-5. Region 4 Record 8-3
Redbank Valley Tourn. Champs /
Salamanca Tourn. Champs
2nd at Tool City Tourn. / 2nd at the D10 AAA Tourn.
3rd at the McDowell Tourn.
Big Wins Over: Mercer: 52-15, Grove City: 43-24 & Ft LeBoeuf: 37-21.
Finished 13th in the state of PA. for "Team Falls" with 158!

Former GM Wrestlers in College

Ryan Dunlap, Gannon University @ 184 lbs. Ryan finished this season with a 9-19 record, but placed in the top four at 3 different tournamnets. Ryan also scored a fall for the Golden Knights.


Hayden Harrison, Edinboro University-157 lbs. 14-6 with 5 falls, 3 majors, 5th @ U Buff Open 1st at Jamestown CC Open and 5th at the Edinboro Open.

**Hayden Harrison won the Jamestown Open Tournament in dominating fashion. He went 4-0 with 4 falls. Hayden Harrison went 6-2 and placed 5th at the Edinboro Open (2-19-05). Hayden also owns 2 wins over 2X PA state champion, Andy Rendos of Brockway.


Hudson Harrison, Mercyhurst College-157 lbs. finished the season with a
24-17 record. He was an NCAA Division II qualifier. Hudson also had 61 takedowns, 3 pins and 59 team points!

An impressive season for a true freshman. He finished in 7th place at Mid West Classic @ Unv of Indianapolis. Hudson started for most of the year and had wins over several nationally ranked wrestlers.

Hudson lost a 3-1 OT desicion to Luke Main of West Liberty State the #2 ranked 157 lber in Div II.


Congratulations to the 2004-05
General McLane Wrestling Team.

The Lancer Wrestlers finished 13th in the state for "Team Falls" with 158. Only 12 high school wrestling teams in Pennsylvania had more!!!!


2005 Summer Workout Schedule

Mon./Wed./Fri..... lift /wrestle 4:00 PM
Thursday.... Open Mats 6-7:30

Let's go guys. Lift and wrestle this Summer.
Become a stronger and more skilled wrestler!


Congratulations to the newest Members to 2005 PWCA Academic All-State Team !

~ 1st Team ~
Branden Stearns

~ Honorable Mention ~
Ashton Ostrerberg
Travis Goss
Hadley Harrison
Brandon Saraceno



A Note to Former General McLane Wrestlers

If you are a former General McLane Wrestler, Coach Cook would like to keep in touch with you. Please email Coach Cook your name, address, graduation year and phone number. Mr. Cook would like to start an alumni list, which will be used to send out a G.M. wrestling schedule and other information at the beginning of each season.



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