NHSCA Nationals

Take a look at the Section 9 wrestlers who are registered for this weekend’s NHSCA High School and Middle School Nationals!  The tournament takes place in Virginia Beach at the Virginia Beach Convention Center and the tournament can be followed live on FloWrestling.  Match by match results for all Section 9 wrestlers will be posted here!  Good luck!!!

Seniors
132 – Connor Greiner (Minisink Valley)
Rd 32: Greiner wbf 5:56 Neal (TX)
Rd 16: Young (RI) dec 9-5 Greiner
Consie Rd 16 #2: Greiner dec 6-4 sv Helstern (PA)
Consie Rd 8 #1: Greiner dec 6-5 Caskay (CT)
Consie Rd 8 #2: Schmitt (VA) dec 6-2 Greiner
152 – Shaun Burgos (Pine Bush)
Rd 64: Nielson (MD) wbf 3:45 Burgos
Consie 64 #2: Burgos dec 10-4 Lundy (IN)
Consie 32 #1: Burgos dec 9-6 Lucas (AK)
Consie 32 #2: Burgos dec 6-2 Johnson (MN)
Consie 16 #1: Day (MD) dec 13-9 Burgos
152 – Vinny Vetrano (Minisink Valley)
Rd 64: Barr (VA) dec 9-5 Vetrano
Consie 64 #2: Vetrano wbf 3:25 Glover (NC)
Consie 32 #1: Barrett (CT) wbf :25 Vetrano
170 – Timmy Ganuncio (Minisink Valley)
Rd 64: Ganuncio wbf 2:53 Kramer (MD)
Rd 32: Langer (GA) dec 8-4 Ganuncio
Consie Rd 32 #2: Rowe (NY) wbf 1:38 Ganuncio
170 – Dillon Ross (Onteora)
Rd 64: Ross wbf 1:42 Campbell (WV)
Rd 32: Avgeros (VA) dec 5-2 Ross
Consie Rd 32 #2: Ross dec 3-2 Larkin (MN)
Consi Rd 16 #1: Gayfield (MO) dec 6-5 Ross
195 – Joey Yanis (Minisink Valley)
Rd 64: Yanis wbf 3:24 Carriere (LA)
Rd 32: Yanis wbf 3:02 Davis (TX)
Rd 16: Mcgonigal (PA) maj 10-1 Yanis
Consie Rd 16 #2: Yanis wbf 1:25 Grover (CT)
Consie Rd 8 #1: Salinas (LA) wbf :30 Yanis
285 – Andrew Fenner (Minisink Valley)
Rd 64: Whitedirt (MT) wbf 3:48 Fenner
Consie Rd 32 #2: Fenner wbf Lucas (GA) 3:29
Consie Rd 16 #1: Oliver (TN) dec 2-1 Fenner

Juniors
120 – Marco Vespa (Monroe Woodbury)
Rd. 128: Vespa dec 4-3 Nix (GA)
Rd 64: Vespa 8-4 Parker (VA)
Rd 32: Chavez (CO) wbf 1:17 Vespa
Consie Rd 32 #2: Vespa dec 9-2 Freeman (NC)
Consie Rd 16 #1: Pacheo (CO) wbf 1:36 Vespa
145 – Nick Albornoz (Minisink Valley)
Rd 128: Albornoz dec 8-4 Stanko (CT)
Rd 64: Guy (MD) maj 11-2 Albornoz
Consie Rd 64 #2: Albornoz wbf 1:40 Holmes (CT)
Consie Rd 32 #1: Wyatt (KY) dec 2-1 Albornoz
145 – Frank Fea (Goshen)
Rd 128: Foy (UT) wbf 1:23 Fea
Consie Rd 64 #1: Fea dec 3-0 Schneider (PA)
Consie Rd 64 #2: Schock (SC) dec 4-0 Fea
152 – Kraig Thomas (Wallkill)
Rd 128: Gutbrod (MA) dec 7-2 Thomas
Consie Rd 64 #1: Sheppard (KY) wbf 3:00 Thomas
220 – William Leonard (Cornwall)
Rd 64: Leonard dec 8-2 Hughes (ID)
Rd 32: Leonard dec 4-0 Stadler (OH)
Rd 16: Heindselmen (OK) dec 7-3 Leonard
Consie Rd 16 #2: Shafer (OH) dec 6-1 Leonard
285 – Preston Havison (Monroe Woodbury)
Rd 64: Robinson (NC) wbf 5:27 Havison
Consie Rd 32 #2: Harrington (CT) dec 3-1 Havison

Sophomores
113 – Nick Picariello (Minisink Valley)
Rd. 128: Caprella (OH) dec 5-1 Picariello
Consie Rd 64 #2: Felix (GA) dec 3-1 Picariello
120 – Jordan Suarez (Minisink Valley)
Rd. 128: Clarke (RI) wbf :25 Suarez
Consie Rd 64 #2: Suarez dec 4-2 sv Robinson (IN)
Consie Rd 32 #1: Zimmerman (NJ) dec 6-2 Suarez
132 – Sean Savacool (Minisink Valley)
Rd 128: Roberts (WV) wbf 3:38 Savacool
Consie 64 #2: Humphreys (UT) dec 2-0 Savacool
138 – Tommy Askey (Pine Bush)
Rd 128: Askey TF 16-0 Norris (TN)
Rd 64: Askey maj 11-3 Banks (NJ)
Rd 32: Basile (FL) wbf 3:17 Askey
Consie Rd 32 #2: Mauriello (NY) wbf 2:00 Askey
138 – Joe McGinty (Monroe Woodbury)
Rd 64: McGinty wbf 3:35 Hill (AL)
Rd 32: Cerniglia (PA) dec 15-2 McGinty
Consie Rd 32 #2: McGinty dec 3-2 Marinilli (MA)
Consie Rd 16 #1: Mauriello (NY) dec 3-1 McGinty
138 – Nathan Ross (Onteora)
Rd 64: Ross wbf :54 Mullins (WV)
Rd 32: Blake (CA) maj 13-0 Ross
Consie Rd 32 #2: Ross wbf 1:20 Gikas (MA)
Consie Rd 16 #1: Madson (TN) dec 4-2 Ross

Freshmen
145 – Jace Hirsch (Minisink Valley)
Rd 64: Hendrix (CA) dec 5-0 Hirsch
Consie Rd 64 #2: Hirsch wbf :40 Anderson (IN)
Consie Rd 32 #2: Hirsch dec 4-2 Corapi (OH)
Consie Rd 16 #1: Hirsch maj 8-0 Matarese (RI)
Consie Rd 16 #2: Trahan (PA) wbf :16 Hirsch
160 – Dylan Burgos (Pine Bush)
Rd 32: Vanadia (OH) wbf 1:52 Burgos
Consie Rd 16 #1: Anderson (PA) dec 10-6 Burgos
220 – Adam Fenner (Minisink Valley)
Rd 16: Fenner wbf 3:13 Hill (VA)
Quarters: Deasey (AZ) wbf :28 Fenner
Consie Rd 8 #2: Deitz (PA) dec 6-4 Fenner

Middle School
100 – Nick Fea (Goshen)
Rd 32: Fea wbf 1:09 Eckelberry (OH)
Rd 16: Fea maj 13-1 Corter (PA)
Quarters: Manno (NJ) dec 2-0 Fea
Consie Rd 8 #2: Barnhart (PA) med fft Fea
100 – Andrew Filip (Minisink Valley)
Rd 32: Luna (CA) maj 12-3 Filip
Consie Rd 16 #1: Filip wbf :11 Grammer (VT)
Consie Rd 16 #2: Filip tech 17-0 Pierce (VT)
Consie Rd 8 #1: Filip wbf 3:29 Hoffman (NY)
Consie Rd 8 #2: Filip dec 4-2 Booth (NY)
Consie Rd 4: Mason (TN) maj 9-0 Filip
7/8: Heron (KY) med 3:15 Filip – Andrew takes 8th..All American!
119 – George Racz (Minisink Valley)
Rd 64: Bautista (TX) wbf :55 Racz
Consie Rd 32 #2: Racz dec 10-8 Bronson (MN)
Consie Rd 16 #1: Racz wbf :57 Gagnon (NY)
Consie Rd 16 #2: Brandon (IN) wbf :29 Racz
135 – AJ Fricchione (Minisink Valley)
Rd 32: Fricchione wbf 1:59 DeBarr (FL)
Rd 16: Wheeler (GA) wbf 2:01 Frichione
Consie Rd 16 #2: Fricchione dec 4-3 Prentice (OH)
Consie RD 8 #1: Dalon (TN) dec 3-1 Fricchione

Eldred Grad Curreri NCWA National Champ!!!

Congratulations to Eldred graduate Noah Curreri for taking home the 174 pound title at the NCWA National Championships in Allen, TX on Sunday.  Curreri, a freshman at Queens University, was the #1 seed and went 6-0 at the tournament including 3 pins and a major decision. Queens University finished 5th out of 79 competing teams. Congratulations Noah!!!!

Friends of Section 9 Banquet of Champions

The Friends of Section 9 hosted their 17th Annual Banquet of Champions of Sunday at Kuhl’s Highland House in Middletown. Plaques were given out to the top 4 D1 and the top 2 D2 place winners from this year’s Section 9 Championship Tournaments.  Several special recognition awards were also handed out to honor those who have had exceptional seasons or have made special contributions to the sport of wrestling.  Let’s take a look at our special award winners…

Fan of the Year – Shawn Houck (Rondout Valley)
Parent of the Year – Cathi Greiner (Minisink Valley)
Modified Coach of the Year –  Tim Noteboom (Middletown)
FS9 Ref of the Year – Glen DeJong
Orange/Sullivan Officials Sportsmanship – Greg Fischer (NFA)
“Come-Back” of the Year – Luke Jones (Eldred)
FS9 Most Courageous – James Faison (Wallkill)
Scorekeeper of the Year – Ashland Hubbard (Wallkill)
Scorekeeper of the Year – Carlee Sherman (Pine Bush)
Scorekeeper of the Year – Amanda Bittles (NFA)
Special Recognition Award – Mia Macaluso (Minisink Valley)
Special Recognition Award – Grace Pauls (Minisink Valley)
FS9 Person of the Year – Fred Perna (Wallkill)
Most Improved Team of the Year – Port Jervis
Special Recognition Award – Curt Natalizio
Assistant Coach of the Year – John Foley (Port Jervis)
Assistant Coach of the Year – Corey Ferguson (Port Jervis)
FS9 Coach of the Year – Eric Hartmann (Port Jervis)
Special Recognition 500th Career Win – Don Blaine (Cornwall)
Frank Tschan Team of the Year – Minisink Valley
Mark Faller Coach of the Year – Kevin Gallagher (Minisink)
John Bell Lifetime Achievement – Lou Chartrand (Onteora)
Troy Bouzakis Wrestler of the Year – Dillon Ross (Onteora)
Pat D’Aliso Scholarship – Greg Fischer (NFA)
DeCapua Scholarship – Dillon Ross (Onteora)
DeCapua Scholarship – Greg Fischer (NFA)
DeCapua Scholarship – Dylan Earl (Monroe Woodbury)
DeCapua Scholarship – Ian Houck (Rondout Valley)
DeCapua Scholarship – Joey Yanis (Minisink Valley)