2014 Las Vegas

2014VegasThe Las Vegas Convention Center will be the site of some of the most exciting wrestling of the year when it serves as host to this weekend’s Las Vegas/ASICS Senior Open and Junior wrestling tournaments. 

Of local interest, two of Army wrestling coaches are entered in the Senior Open’s freestyle tournament and have received seeds.  Brad Pataky, a Penn State graduate who serves as an Army Wrestling assistant coach, is the #8 seed at 57 kilograms (125.5 pounds).  The 8th seed at 86 kilograms (189 pounds) is West Point’s volunteer assistant Enock Francios.  Francois also serves as club coach for the West Point Wrestling Club.  Army will also have 4 competitors participating in the Junior freestyle division as Logan Everett (137.5), Mark Marchetti (145.5), Brian Harvey (174), and Austin Wilding will all take to the mat!

Best of luck Brad, Enock and all of the Army wrestlers!

Senior Open Women’s freestyle preview
Senior Open Men’s freestyle preview
Senior Open Men’s Greco preview
Junior Freestyle Preview

2/7 Results

Highland 62 Tuxedo 24    Feliciano and Ingraham with pins
Monroe Woodbury 65 Kingston 13    McShea by fall over Wood @ 195
Pine Bush 42 Port Jervis 36 
Highland 54 Tri-Valley 22
Minisink Valley 54 Washingtonville 12   Hernandez over Shadid; Beyers beats Moore
Middletown 57 Warwick 30  Ferro by fall over Grandson @ 152
Wallkill 45 Valley Central 29   Fekishazy 4-1 over Hasan @ 160
Cornwall 40 Goshen 30   Johnson 8-5 over Golubinski @ 138

1/22 Results

Monroe Woodbury 61 Saugerties 18 … McShea over Cuomo 15-9          Box Scores
 Goshen 45 Pine Bush 33 … Stramiello majors Turner 16-6
Port Jervis 40  Kingston 38
S9sitelogoWarwick 45 Ketcham 30 …. Ferro pins Murphy @ 145
Rondout Valley 69 Burke 6
Red Hook 51 Rondout Valley 33
Cornwall 49 NFA 30 … Burns over Johnson in sv @ 138!
Red Hook 78 Burke 0
Wallkill 50 Middletown 26 – Guevara 6-5 over Grandson
* Tyler Blasko and Nick Sebesta record their 100th win*

1/18 Results

S9sitelogoHighland Duals
Austin Ingraham broke the school’s all-time win record when he recorded his 128th career victory!  Congrats Austin!  Box Scores

Kohl Tournament
Monroe Woodbury, ranked #1 in NYS by NYSSWA, won the team title with 300 points…the most ever scored in the tournament’s history.  Vinny Vespa, Evan Barczak, Brandon Lewis, Nick McShea, and Tyler Vervalin all won titles.   Port Jervis also competed in the Kohl with 160 pounder Dan DeCarlo taking first for the Raiders.            Full Results

Beacon Bulldog Invitational
Valley Central, Saugerties, Kingston, and Washingtonville all competed in this years Beacon Tournament.  Local wrestlers who took home titles were Jamie Pulver (Saugerties, 106), Brandon Bobe (Washingtonville, 126), Osman Hasan (Valley Central, 152) Jake Wood (Kingston, 182), James Bethel (Saugerties, 220), and Jonathan Zambrano (Valley Central, 285).                                Team Scores                        Final Brackets 

Wallkill Duals
Wallkill went 5-0 to win the Wallkill Duals.  They defeated state-ranked North Rockland, as well as Fox Lane, Center Moriches, Harrison, and Cornwall.  Nick Sebesta-132, Mike Fekishazy-160, Tyler Blasko-170 , and Brando Mascaro-220 all went undefeated for Wallkill.  Fellow Section 9 teams Cornwall (3-2) and Pine Bush (0-5) also competed in the event.                                                                                              Box Scores

Shenendehowa Invitational
Local teams NFA and Warwick attended the Shen Invitational this year.  Warwick’s AJ Aeberli was the only local champ bring home the title at 145.  Other finalists were Sean Foschini (126), Ryan Ferro (152), and Kyle McGuire (182).     Shen Brackets


1/17 Results

Congratulations to Onteora coach Lou Chartrand and 195 pound wrestler Dustin Mackenzie for achieving milestones on Friday night.  Coach Chartrand picked up his 300th career victory with his team’s 48-33 win over Eldred/Fallsburg/Liberty.  In the dual versus Delhi, Mackenzie picked up his 100th varsity win with his 3-1 decision over Bryan Ingram.  Congratulations to Coach Chartrand and Dustin!!!

Oneonta 60 Onteora 19                                            Box Scores
Onteora 48 Eldred/Fallsburg/Liberty 33
Onteora 59 Binghamton 18
Delhi 38 Onteora 33
Onteora 54 Cooperstown 24