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Palisades wrestling coach files suit against PIAA

Published On: Apr 17 2014 06:09:14 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 17 2014 07:48:17 PM EDT

A Bucks County wrestling coach who was punished for forfeiting a match is now suing the PIAA.

A Bucks County wrestling coach who was punished for forfeiting a match is now suing the PIAA.

Palisades wrestling coach Omar Porrata was sanctioned by the board after forfeiting his team's match against Bethlehem Catholic in January.

Porrata was then suspended and Palisades chose not to renew his contract.

Now Porrata is suing the PIAA for not lifting the sanctions.