It’s become one of the largest wrestling tournaments in the entire region with more than thirty teams from all around the tri-state area taking part.
Wheeling Park Duals will get underway Friday morning at Wes Banco Arena.
It’s a two day event featuring hundreds of wrestlers, all hoping their team takes home the top spot.
The duals will include several local teams, as well as teams from all over the Mountain State and parts of Ohio and Pennsylvania.
It brings thousands of people into Downtown Wheeling and that’s something that makes area businesses very happy.
“Anytime we have that kind of action in town it creates a lot of people coming out to see the tournament,” said T.J. Radeveski, Owner of TJ’s Sports Garden Restaurant. “Before and after the tournament they support all of the local restaurants.”
Wrestling begins at at 9:00 Friday morning.
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