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Congratulations to DE Wrestlers selected to Daily Local News “All-Area Team!”

The following Downingtown East wrestlers were selected for the 2015-2016 Daily Local News “All-Area” team: 1st Team James Strommer (113) Wade Cummings (126) Nik Zimmerman (138) 2nd Team Brent Czajkowski (182) Honorable Mention Lukas Richie (106) Connor Birzes (132) Jude McDowell

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2015-2016 Cougar Wrestling finishes on the podium!

Downingtown East Wrestling closed out their 2015-2016 campaign on Saturday evening at the GIANT Center in Hershey, PA. The PIAA State Championships bring the strongest wrestlers from across this great state to battle for the illustrious medals awarded to the

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The Cougars punch 3 tickets for Hershey!

The District 1 Regional wrestling tournament found its way to a new venue, Souderton HS this past weekend. As always, the 64 high school region sent its best athletes to the competition to battle for the 4 coveted spots per

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D-East wins next stage of post season, pushing 10 through to the Regional!

Oxford High School hosted this year’s District 1 Central wrestling tournament, replacing last season’s “snow-covered” Wissahickon. The scenery might have changed, but the results came back in the same style! Downingtown East wrestling captured the team title in a dominating

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The Cougars bring home 4th consecutive Chesmont League Championship tournament title!

On Saturday 2/20, the post-season began for all District 1 wrestlers. For the Cougars, the journey began at Bayard Rustin HS in a 14-team league tournament where only the top 7 place-winners advance to the next weekend. Individuals were asked

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The JV’s finish strong at the Chester County JV Championships!

On Presidents’ Day, Downingtown East once again held its annual Chester County JV Championship tournament to close out the season for the young and aspiring. The competition brings competitors from all over the area, including Boyertown, OJR, Garnet Valley, and

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Downingtown East takes college field trip to pick up some lessons!

  On Friday night (2/12), the Cougar wrestlers, coaches, managers, and supporters hopped on a bus and took Route 100 North to the Lehigh Valley to watch NCAA #1 Penn State wrestle the Mountain Hawks at Stabler Arena. The place

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The Downingtown East grapplers end magical run with loss to Exeter

On Monday 2/8, the Cougars traveled the snowy road West to Exeter HS to take on the Eagles who placed 3rd in the District 3 Duals. The gym was packed and the tension high for the first round of PIAA

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Weekly Schedule

*Please remember to bring in all owed paperwork. You will not be able to participate in Saturday’s scrimmage without all paperwork requirements met. Also, please read the daily rules/expectations at the bottom of this message. They will carry through the entire season. 

Mon – 2:45 to 5:00pm (weight-training followed by wrestling)

Tues – 2:45 to 5:00pm (wrestling)

Wed – 2:45 to 5:00pm (wrestling)

Thurs – 2:45 to 5:00pm (weight-training followed by wrestling)

Fri – 2:45 to 5:00pm (wrestling), followed by mat “set-up” till 6:00pm!

Sat – Home Scrimmage vs Norristown, Father Judge, Springfield (D), Lower  Merion, Octorara – 9:00 to 11:00am

  • All wrestlers must arrive to DE at 8:15am.
  • All wrestlers will help with mat “clean-up” from 11:00am to 12:00pm!
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