York/Adams boys’ Athlete of the Week: Chance Marsteller (3/3 to 3/8)

Kennard-Dale's Chance Marsteller, left, wrestles Pittsburgh Central Catholic's Kyle Coniker during the PIAA Class AAA 170-pound championship bout Saturday at Hershey's Giant Center. Marsteller earned a 14-2 major decision to win his fourth PIAA championship and complete his high school career with a perfect record. (Chris Dunn — GameTimePA.com)

Kennard-Dale’s Chance Marsteller, left, wrestles Pittsburgh Central Catholic’s Kyle Coniker during the PIAA Class AAA 170-pound championship bout Saturday at Hershey’s Giant Center. Marsteller earned a 14-2 major decision to win his fourth PIAA championship and complete his high school career with a perfect record. (Chris Dunn — GameTimePA.com)

Another dominating year. Another state title. An unblemished mark.

And a four-year high school career that might never be matched in these parts.


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There’s no question this week: Kennard-Dale’s Chance Marsteller is the Athlete of the Week.

Note: Next week’s poll will include the other fantastic performances from this week, including the state titles won by Hanover’s Ian Brown and Bermudian’s Tristan Sponseller.

He became the 11th Pennsylvania wrestler to win four state titles (Solanco’s Thomas Haines became No. 12 Saturday a few bouts after Chance). He is the fifth wrestler in state history to win four title while going undefeated. And his 166-0 record is tops among those five grapplers.

Click here to see how social media reacted to his historic win.

Click to view GameTimePA's interactive look at Chance Marsteller's career.

Click to view GameTimePA’s interactive look at Chance Marsteller’s career.


The Farmboy Phenom has sure lived up to his billing in eighth-grade, when his junior high coach Don Scarborough called him “a LeBron James of wrestling.”


If you haven’t yet, check out GameTimePA’s exclusive, interactive look at Chance’s career, including a breakdown of all 166 victories.

And keep reading to check out videos and photo galleries from throughout Chance’s career ….

Watch Chance’s entire 2014 PIAA championship match:


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Chance talks about what Cary Kolat meant to his career:

Chance accepts his third AAA Outstanding Wrestler award:

Highlights of his 2014 PIAA semifinal match:

Highlights of his 2014 first-round District 3 match:


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Analysis: What makes Chance so good?


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Flashback: Chance goes undefeated as a freshman:


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About Lyzz Jones

I'm the editor of GameTimePA.com. Wife. Mom. Towson and Millersville grad. Member of Raider Nation.
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