Penn State Adds Pair Of Top Tier Wrestling Recruits
Saturday wasn’t just about football. On one of the most important days of the year for Penn State football recruiting, Cael Sanderson also made strides in building the future of the wrestling program by picking up two of the premier juniors in the nation.
Roman Bravo-Young of Tucson, AZ and Travis Wittlake Jr. of Coos Bay, OR announced their commitments to Penn State together in a live broadcast on FloWrestling.com with Ryan Holmes.
— FloWrestling (@FloWrestling) October 22, 2016
Bravo-Young is an undefeated two-time state champion at Arizona powerhouse Sunnyside. He likely projects to either the 125 or 133-pound weight classes.
A two-time Oregon state champion, Wittlake is 84-2 in his high school career and placed bronze this summer at the World Cadet Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. He’s projected to wrestle at either 184 or 197.
I am proud and blessed to announce I'm verbally committed to Penn State University to continue my academic and wrestling career. 🦁 #WeAre
— Roman Bravo-Young (@RomanBravoYoung) October 22, 2016
I'm proud to announce that I will be continuing my academic and wrestling career at Penn State University with @RomanB23_ #weare 🦁
— Travis Wittlake Jr (@WittlakeJr) October 22, 2016