Section 9 Wrestling has a busy weekend on tap for their fans! Below is a list of some of the upcoming duals and tournaments, as well as some of the potential marquee individual match-ups that we could see over the next few days!
Friday 12/16 Saugerties @ Kingston….Stanley vs. Stauble II Middletown @ Washingtonville…Nelson vs. Casey II Monticello @ Pine Bush … Stramiello vs. Vargas???
Saturday 12/17 Cornwall, Rondout Valley, Tri-Valley at Cornwall Dragon Duals Saugerties, Onteora @ Ravena Duals NFA @ Clarkstown North Tournament Eldred/Fallsburg @ Freeport Tournament (Long Island) Minisink & Washingtonville @ Jim Wilson Duals (Minisink Valley HS) Port Jervis, Middletown, Valley Central, Wallkill, Monticello, and Goshen @ Port Jervis Holiday Tournament Monroe Woodbury @ Amsterdam Duals Liberty @ Cuneen-Doan Tournament (Walton HS) Highland, Millbrook @ Lourdes Tournament (Our Lady of Lourdes HS) Red Hook @ Lee Van Slyke Memorial Tournament (Burnt Hills HS)
Roy C. Ketcham of Section 1 nipped host NFA 38-36 in a dual meet on Tuesday. Ketcham scored big victories from Mark Settembrino @ 126 and Murphy Wilson @ 195. NFA received pins from Andrew Rivera (99), Damani Burns (106), Kyle McGuire (170), and Issac Serrano (220). Click here for a complete box score.
Behind the strength of two pins and four technical falls, host Monroe Woodbury dominated John Jay Cross River in a non-league match on Tuesday. The Crusaders also benefitted from four forfeits en route to a 66-12 victory over their Section 1 foe. MW received pins from Neil Seth (182) and Matt Bullock (285). Technical falls were recorded by Tom Murphy (138), Tom Curly (145), Drake Barzak (152), and AJ Voelker (160). Click here for complete box score.
We definitely had a busy week of wrestling in Section 9! There were some wrestlers moving into different weight classes, some marquee match-ups, and a few major upsets! What does all of this mean??? Well of course it means new rankings….enjoy!!!
New ranking will be announced every Monday on The Section 9 Wrestling Talk Show. The show can be heard live, free of charge, every Monday at 7:00 PM on kjbroadcasting.com. The broadcast is archived the next morning so you can enjoy the show at your convenience.
Ellenville went 4-0 to win the Goshen Duals on Saturday. Goshen, Eldred-Fallsburg, and Chester all went 2-2 while Millbrook went 0-4. By criteria, Goshen was awarded second place honors followed by Eldred-Fallsburg, Chester then Millbrook. We are still waiting for complete results however we did learn that Tom Merenyi, Lance Golubinski, and Connor Gansrow all went 4-0 for host Goshen.
The Warwick Valley wrestling team headed upstate this weekend to take on some of the toughest competition in the state at the Civil War Duals in Shenendahowa. The Wildcats went 5-2 and placed 3rd out of 8 teams; they now have a 8-2 overall record. Warwick received standout individual performances from Justin Corradino, Kyle Weirzbicki, Ryan Bedross and Pavel Gorelov. One of Gorelov’s victories came against defending Section 8 champion Andrew Jones from Plainedge. Below is a summary of Warwick’s matches.
Congratulations to the NFA wrestling squad for an outstanding job at Saturday’s John Jay East Fishkill Tournament. The Goldbacks finished first out of 13 teams and had seven finalists including two champions! John Derham (126) and Terrence Cheeks (285) took home titles while Johnny Bastone (106), Sean Foschini (113), Coby McGuire (132), Kyle McGuire (170), and Isaac Serrano (220) all placed second. Damani Burns (106), Matt Quintana (138), and Ray Hernandez (160) came in 4th for NFA. Way to go Goldbacks!
Dylan Booth (106), Dylan Muller (145), Bret Sauschuck (152), and Dan DeCarlo (170) all won individual titles at Saturday’s Huntington Invitational. Also placing for Port were Travis Curreri (3rd @ 220), Travis Edwards (4th @ 160), Randy Wilson (4th @ 182), Henry Shall (5th @ 285), and Nasson Bailey (6th @ 113). The Red Raiders finished 5th in the team standings. Great job guys!