Wallkill Wins Team Title at Mid-Hudson Tournament @ Arlington HS
Wallkill edged Longwood by one point to capture the team title at the 2014 Mid-Hudson Tournament. The Panthers had 8 wrestlers place in the top 6 and were led by 99 pound champion Andrew Davis and 182 pound champion Mike Fekishazy who was also named sophomore MOW! Several Section 9 teams finished in the top 10 including Valley Central 4th, NFA, 5th, Saugerties 6th, Cornwall 7th, and Pine Bush 9th.
Champions: *special thanks to John Stramiello for sending updates*
99: Andrew Davis (Wallkill) 106: Anthony Stramiello (Pine Bush)
113: Tyler Lynch (Valley Central) 120: Harrison Pettway (Longwood)
126: Evan Corsco (Longwood) 132: Da’mani Burns (NFA)
138: Brady Robin (Arlington) 145: Mack Phillips (Valley Central)
152: Mike DaCapua (NFA) 160: Charles Tsakh (Hewlett)
170: Quinn Zsido (Cornwall) 182: Mike Fekishazy (Wallkill)
195: Tanner Nielsen (Arlington) 220: Nathan Donah (Saugerties)
285: Isaac Serrano (NFA)
Sophomore MOW – Mike Fekishazy (Wallkill) Senior MOW – Da’mani Burns (NFA)
Minisink Champions @ Linn Crawn Memorial Tournament, Kittatinny, NJ
The Warriors, wrestling without 138 pounder Chris Truglio, completely dominated the competition outscoring the second place team by more than 50 points! Minisink had 7 finalists and crowned 6 champions. Taking home titles for MV were Connor Greiner (106), Gerard Daly (126), Tyler Mayo (132), Mike Raccioppi (145), AJ Aeberlie (160), and Deonte Moore (182). Other place winners for the Warriors included Nick Wentland (170) who finished 2nd, Tom Daly (113) took 3rd, Matt Lopez (120) finished 3rd, Andrew Slagle (195) took 4th, and Braxton Robertson (220) also finished 4th! Minisink Valley Results
Monroe Woodbury Rolls at Massapequa Tournament
The Crusaders dominated the field at Massapequa taking home 4 individual titles and placing 10 wrestlers in the top 4 of their weight. MW champions included Kevin Kelly (120), Vinny Vespa (126), Evan Barczak (132), and Nick McShea (195). McShea also won the award for the most pins in the least amount of time with 3 pins in 8:44. Other top 4 placers for the Crusaders were Marco Vespa (2nd @ 99), Rob Ricci (4th @ 106), Josh Cordero (4th @ 160), Kendall Elfstrum (2nd @ 170), Marcello Gennaro (3rd @ 182), and Cellestino Massamuto (4th @ 285).
Massapequa Holiday Tournament Brackets 2014 Team Scores
Middletown @ Somers Tournament
The Middies decided to sit the wrestlers who will be competing at the Eastern States Classic in a few weeks and give some of their younger guys a little mat time at the Somers Tournament. They had a solid performance finishing 4th as a team and placing 8 wrestlers in the top-4. Middie place winners were Rajpaul (3rd @ 113), Alicea (3rd @ 120), Delvalle (2nd @ 160), Robledo (4th @ 170), Green (2nd @ 182), Duke (3rd @ 182), Martinez (3rd @ 195), Gipson (3rd @ 285).
Port Jervis @ Bethlehem Catholic Holiday Tournament at Bethlehem, PA