FORMER WARRIOR BACK ON THE PODIUM — Gettysburg High School graduate Joseph Pecaitis (third from left) placed third at 149 pounds last weekend at the National Wrestling Coaches Association tournament in Houston. Pecaitis, of Penn State University, was also named to the NWCA All-Academic Team.

As the entire world was seemingly shutting down around him, former Gettysburg High School wrestler Joseph Pecaitis was trying to win a national championship.

Pecaitis, a sophomore at Penn State University, is a member of the school’s club wrestling team which competed at the National Wrestling Coaches Association tournament in Houston over the weekend.

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