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Cruz, Lizak to meet for NCAA Wrestling Championship Saturday night

ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Lehigh Valley products Darian Cruz and Ethan Lizak will wrestle each other for a NCAA Championship on Saturday night at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis.

In the 125 pound semis, Minnesota's Lizak, a Parkland grad, defeated Jack Mueller of Virginia, 7-0.

In the other semifinal, Lehigh's Darian Cruz, a Bethlehem Catholic product, ousted the top-seed, Thomas Gilman of Iowa, 4-2, following a takedown in sudden victory.

District 11 is guaranteed to have a national champion.

 


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