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2019-20 Wrestler of the Week

Wrestler of the Week: Each full week of the season that competition takes place we will attempt to name a Wrestler of the Week.  You can send your nominations with detailed reasons for your nomination to WOW@longislandwrestling.org.

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The LIWA Wrestler of the Week, for the week ending February 9th, 2020, is 220lb senior, Malik Leftenant of Copiague HS.

At the Section XI, League 3 Tournament, Malik was 3-0 with 3 pins to win the league title.  This included pins over 2 sectional finalists – Jeff Perez of Lindenhurst and Peter Magliocco of Northport.

Congratulations Malik !



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Lead Stories


High School Sports Podcast with Gregg Sarra

February 16, 2020
Section 8 Division 1 Wrestling Championships at Farmingdale State College, Farmingdale Results
Section 11 Division 1 Wrestling Championships at Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood Results

February 14, 2020
Section 11 Division 2 Wrestling Championships at Center Moriches Results
Hofstra Hosts Harvard And Brown Sunday

February 12, 2020
Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 2-12-20 with Honorable Mentions for Each Weight

February 11, 2020
Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 2-11-20
Barn Brothers Wrestling Camp at Babylon Elementary School, 171 Ralph Avenue, Babylon - August 3-6, 2020

February 10, 2020
9th Annual Bald and Fat Classic at Hampton Bays MS April 25, 2020
Section 11 D2 Individual Ranking as of 2-10-20
Long Island Championships at John Glenn HS March 22, 2020
USMMA Mariners Go 1-2 At McDaniel’s Centennial Quad On Saturday
Red-Hot Hofstra Wins Fifth Consecutive Match
All-Star Summer Camp Promo

February 9, 2020
Section 8 D1 Qualifying Tournament Matrices  Bellmore JFK  Long Beach  Massapequa  Plainedge  Uniondale

February 7, 2020
Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 2-7-20
Section 8 D1 Championship Tournament Information Updated 2/7
Section 8 D2 Championship Tournament Information Updated 2/7

February 6, 2020
Section 8 Qualifying Tournament Information Updated 2/6
Sachem Kid Tournament at Sachem North HS March 8, 2020

February 4, 2020
NY USAW Southern Super Regional at Hofstra University PEB February 23, 2020

February 3, 2020
Statewide Individual CHSAA Ranking as of 1-30-20
Statewide CHSAA Team Ranking as of 1-30-20
Quiet Storm East Wrestling Club at St. Anthony's - March 3-May 28, 2020
USMMA's Mariners Open Centennial Action With Trio Of Wins Saturday At Ursinus
USMMA's Esposito Joins Glantzman In Latest DIII National Rankings
LIU Wrestling Hosts Columbia in EIWA Action; Ferro Wins Third Straight in Dramatic Fashion
Hofstra Picks Up Pair Of EIWA Victories; Extends Win Streak To Four
Hofstra Scores Three Pins In 37-7 Win Over Davidson

February 2, 2020
Nassau County Youth Championship 8U Brackets
Nassau County Youth Championship 10U Brackets
Nassau County Youth Championship 12U Brackets
Nassau County Youth Championship 14U Brackets

January 30, 2020
Reece Heller Named GoHofstra.com Student-Athlete Of The Week
Section 11 D1 Championship Tournament Information
Section 11 D2 Championship Tournament Information

January 28, 2020
Section 8 Qualifying Tournament Information
USAW Suffolk County Youth Championships (Suffolk County residents only) at Eastport-South Manor HS February 9, 2020
Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-27-20
Section 8 D2 Individual Ranking as of 1-27-20

January 27, 2020
3rd Annual Harlem Jets Wrestling Tournament February 16, 2020
Brentwood Starlin Jiminez Memorial Kid Wrestling Tournament March 7, 2020
Hofstra Picks Up 38-6 EIWA Win Over LIU
Ferro Dominates at 165 as LIU Renews Rivalry with Hofstra
NYSPHSAA State Dual Meet Wrestling Championship Brackets and Pool Match Order Official
Purchase tickets online for the State Dual Meet Tournament

January 25, 2020
Section 11 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket Updated 1/25 7:05pm
Section 11 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket Updated 1/25 7:05pm
Section 8 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket Updated 1/25 9:37pm
Section 8 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket Updated 1/25 9:37pm

January 24, 2020
Hofstra Hosts Long Island Sunday In EIWA Dual
LIU Wrestling to Begin Closing Stretch at Hofstra on Sunday

January 23, 2020
Section 8 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket Updated 1/23 10:15pm
Section 11 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket Updated 1/22 11:06pm
Section 11 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket Updated 1/22 11:06pm

January 22, 2020
CHSAA Duals Information

January 21, 2020
St. Patricks Day Youth Wrestling Festival at Walt Whitman HS March 14, 2020
'That's why I came here': How the relationships Penn State wrestling's Shakur Rasheed has built have solidified his goals
Section 8 D1 and D2 Dual Meet Championship Information
Section 8 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket
Section 8 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket

January 20, 2020
NYWAY Long Island Regional Qualifier at Hofstra David S. Mack Arena February 22, 2020
NYWAY State Championships at TBA March 14-15, 2020
Section 11 D1 and D2 Dual Meet Championship Information
Section 11 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket
Section 11 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket
Pre-Purchase tickets online for the Section11 D1 & D2 Dual Meet Championships

January 19, 2020
Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-19-20
Section 8 D2 Individual Ranking as of 1-19-20
Section 11 D2 Individual Ranking as of 1-21-20

January 18, 2020
Hofstra Falls To No. 5 North Carolina State

January 16, 2020
Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-16-20
Hofstra Hosts No. 5 North Carolina State Saturday
If anyone needs a last chance type event where you have guys with points left, or need another weigh-in, or another day of competition, Locust Valley will host a round robin tournament for those wrestlers on Saturday February 1, 2020
USMMA Mariners Cruise Past Hunter College In Home Dual, 38-9

January 15, 2020
Section XI Combined Team Ranking as of 1-15-20

January 14, 2020
This Sunday's War Zone Tournament has been moved from Island Trees to The Soccer House, 525 Eagle Ave, West Hempstead, NY
Section 8 D2 Individual Ranking as of 1-14-20

January 13, 2020
Manhasset will wrestle Cold Spring Harbor in the First Annual Takedown ALS Match this Thursday. The match will begin at 7 PM at Manhasset and all proceeds will go to the ALS foundation.

January 12, 2020
Hofstra Dumps Binghamton In EIWA Opener

January 10, 2020
LIU Wrestling's Malico and Shafran Earn Wins as Wrestling Battles The Citadel on Saturday
Hofstra Dominates The Citadel To Snap Four-Match Losing Streak
Nassau Community College Wins NJCAA Duals With a 23-15 Non Scholarship Final Over Rochester C&TC

January 9, 2020
Hofstra Welcomes The Citadel and Binghamton This Weekend
Statewide Individual CHSAA Ranking as of 1-9-20
Statewide CHSAA Team Ranking as of 1-9-20

January 8, 2020
Section XI Combined Team Ranking as of 1-7-20

January 7, 2020
14th Annual Richie Anderson Memorial Youth/Middle School tournament at Shoreham-Wading River HS
Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-7-20

January 6, 2020
Comsewogue , needs any team or any “B” team to enter the Warrior Duals. No entry fee , it’s this Saturday January 11, 2020.
Grand Slam at East Meadow 8U Brackets - December 29, 2019
Grand Slam at East Meadow 10U Brackets - December 29, 2019
Grand Slam at East Meadow 12U Brackets - December 29, 2019
Grand Slam at East Meadow 14U Brackets - December 29, 2019
McClure Places at 184 to Lead LIU at David H. Lehman Open
Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-6-20

January 5, 2020
Islip had a team drop from the Kris McDonald Islip Cup this weekend, January 11, 2020, and has an opening

January 3, 2020
LIU Wrestling Opens Weekend Slate at Bloomsburg
Hofstra Hosts Bloomsburg Sunday To Kick Off The New Year

January 2, 2020
Comsewogue needs any team or any “B” team to enter the Warrior Duals. No entry fee , it’s on Jan 11th.
LIU Wrestling Opens 2020 Calendar Year at Bloomsburg, David H. Lehman Open
3rd Annual Harlem Jets Wrestling Tournament

January 1, 2020
Wrestling Takes Down Drugs Event to Take Place at Massapequa/Freeport match of January 15, 2020.  Click here for more info.

December 30, 2019
Lindenhurst Youth Tournament, Extended online registration's though this Friday Night
South Huntington Wrestling Throws Party For Angela's House Kids

December 29, 2019
WOW named
Many Results Added and Missing Duals Filled In

December 27, 2019
Statewide Individual CHSAA Ranking as of 12-26-19
Statewide CHSAA Team Ranking as of 12-26-19
King of the East Youth Championships January 26th Just Updated the Flyer
Stony Brook is looking for a home dual vs. a Varsity "B" team on either January 14th, 15th, 16th or 17th.

December 24, 2019
Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 12-21-19
Hofstra Drops Three Matches At The West Virginia Quad

December 22, 2019
Grand Slam at Wantagh 8U Brackets - December 22, 2019
Grand Slam at Wantagh 10U Brackets - December 22, 2019
Grand Slam at Wantagh 12U Brackets - December 22, 2019
Grand Slam at Wantagh 14U Brackets - December 22, 2019
Wrestling Drops Matches To Nationally-Ranked Wabash And Johnson & Wales At Jersey City Duals

December 20, 2019
Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 12-19-19
Section 11 D2 Individual Ranking as of 12-19-19
LIU Takes on Bucknell in Home-Opener
Hofstra Heads To The West Virginia Mountaineer Quad Sunday

December 18, 2019
Section XI Combined Team Ranking as of 12-17-19

December 17, 2019
Westhampton Beach is looking for a home dual the last week of January

December 13, 2019
Holiday Break Mini Camp presented by Barn Brothers and LAW Wrestling Academy December 26-28, 2019

December 12, 2019
Mahopac Youth Wrestling Tournament January 26, 2020
Results Updated

December 11, 2019
• Due to a very last minute cancellation, there is one opening for a team in Saturday's Kings Park Dual meet tournament. Please contact Paul Turano at paulturano5@gmail.com.

December 10, 2019
Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 12-09-19

December 9, 2019
Zach Redding (Eastpoirt-South Manor recorded his 200th career win at the North Babylon tournament this past Saturday.
Results Updated
Stony Brook Westling Team kicks off its season at the Bob Quade Open held at Centenary University

December 8, 2019
Glantzman Wins 184-Pound Championship To Lead USMMA Mariners At New Standard Corp. Invite
Results Updated

December 7, 2019
Hofstra Gets Eliminated On Day One In Las Vegas

December 6, 2019
13th Annual Lindenhurst Youth Wrestling Tournament, Bantam Intermediate Novice Schoolboy/girl - Flyer Added
Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 12-6-19
Ryan's Huge Day Leads LIU Wrestling to First Victory Over Div. I Opponent at Patriot Duals

December 5, 2019
Due to a late cancellation Kellenberg Memorial has an opening for a non league dual meet Varsity & JV
Hofstra Heads To Prestigious Cliff Keen-Las Vegas Invitational This Weekend
LIU Wrestling Travels to Virginia for Patriot Duals

December 4, 2019
East Islip Kid Tournament K-6th January 5, 2020
Results Updated

November 26, 2019
USMMA's Glantzman Ranks First Nationally At 184, Mariners Tied For 15th; Centennial Coaches Poll & Full Schedule Also Online
Six USMMA Wrestlers Earn All-New York State Honors, Including Cruz And Keil Who Place Third
USMMA's Cruz Named Centennial Wrestling Athlete Of The Week
Hofstra Doubles Up Air Force In Home Opener
LIU Sharks Places Seven at Cornell Open
Brewster Round Robin Youth Wrestling Tournament December 28, 2019

November 25, 2019
11th Annual "Ice Breaker Youth Open" rescheduled from this coming Sunday until February 9, 2020

November 20, 2019
FREE Nassau County All Girls Wrestling Clinic at Nassau CC K-12th - Mon & Thur December 2, 2019-February 27, 2020
Middle Country School District needs to fill the following coaching postion: Middle School Coach

November 18, 2019
Stamm Places Second To Lead Hofstra At The Black Knight Invitational

November 17, 2019
Due to a team cancellation, Comsewogue is looking for 1 team for its Annual WARRIOR DUALS TOURNAMENT on January 11, 2020

November 15, 2019
Garden City is looking to fill 1 spot in the Garden City Duals on Saturday December 14, 2019
Section XI Combined Team Ranking as of 11-14-19
Flyers added for The Grand Slam of Long Island Wrestling on Dec 8-Long Beach, Dec 22-Wantagh, Dec 29-East Meadow, Jan 12-Massapequa

November 12, 2019
Section 8 D1 Pre-Season Individual Ranking as of 11-12-19
Section 11 D1 Pre-Season Individual Ranking as of 11-12-19
Reece Heller Leads Hofstra At The Journeymen Classic
LIU Wrestling Competes at Northeast Duals, Journeymen Classic

November 7, 2019
Wantagh HS has a last minute opening in its upcoming Annual David Bloom Memorial Duals on Saturday December 21, 2019

November 6, 2019
East Hampton HS has openings for 3 teams in their Sprig Gardner Individual Tournament on December 7, 2019
Hughes World Class Camp at SWR - July 13-15, 2020

November 4, 2019
Stamm and Knighton-Ward Lead Hofstra At The Princeton Open

November 3, 2019
LIU Wrestling Picks up First Victory at Rutgers Quad Match
Hofstra Kicks Off The New Season At The Princeton Open Sunday

November 1, 2019
King of the East Youth Wrestling Championships
Vougars Honors Wrestling Winter Clinic for Grades 3-12 in Suffolk County at Sachem East HS - November 14-February 13, 2020

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The New Ken Cellan/Tom Riccio Memorial Award

The Suffolk Wrestling Officials Association is renaming the annual awards they will by giving out from now on.  They will now be known as the Ken Cellan/Tom Riccio Memorial Award. We set up a GoFundMe page to seek contributions. The link to the GoFundMe page is below. Please help the SWOA build this fund up to honor these two gentlemen who are no longer with us and who gave so much over the years..

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Milestones

• Senior Max Maquet of Long Beach earned his 150th career win, along with his 100th career pin, at the Section 8 Qualifying Tournament in Long Beach on February 8, 2020.

Elijah Rivera of Bay Shore broke the school record for wins with 133. The senior earned his historic win in the 106 pound final of the League II championships on Saturday.

• Lindenhurst Senior Jeff Perez reached 100 wins at the Paul DiIorio Memorial Tournament at Sachem East on Saturday, February 1, 2020.

• Junior Connor Pearce of Shoreham-Wading River HS earned his 100th career victory on Saturday February 1, 2020 against Newburgh Free Academy, while competing at The Jeff Cuilty Duals.

• Mt. Sinai Junior Brendan Goodrich got his 100th win on Saturday February 1st, at the 2020 NY State Dual Meet Championship in Syracuse NY.

• Congratulations to Newfield Senior Hunter Hughes. His technical fall over Sachem North on January 31, 2020 marks win number 133 and makes him the all time wins leader in the Middle Country School District.

• Huntington senior Aedan McDonald won his 100th career match January 30, 2020 against Port Jefferson in Deer Park.

• Congratulations to Kings Park Junior Robert Gomez on earning his 100th career victory on January 29, 2020 against Hicksville.

• Congratulation to Newfield Senior Mohab Ali who recorded his 100th career varsity win on January 29, 2020 against Sachem East.

• Congratulations to Senior Josiah Encarnacion of Wantagh who earned his 200th career win this past Saturday, January 25, 2020, at the Nassau County Dual Meet Championships.

• Congratulations to Syosset Braves sophmore George Oroudjov who recorded his 100th career win on Thursday January 23, 2020 at Manhasset HS during the Dual Meet Playoffs.

• Hills West Junior Dakota Asuncion recorded his 100th varsity win at the Kujan Brothers Memorial Tournament at William Floyd on January 18, 2020.

• St. John the Baptist HS Senior Stephen Crisci recorded his 100 varsity win at the SJB Cougar Pride Tournament on January 18, 2020.

• Glen Cove Senior Isaiah Jackson recorded his 100th career varsity win at Plainedge on January 15, 2020.

•East Meadow Junior, Anthony Gentile, recorded his 100th career win at the Baldwin Tournament on January 11, 2020.

• Deer Park Senior Nick Pitocco earned his 100th win on 1/11 at the Islip Kris McDonald Duals January 11, 2020.

• Senior CJ Riccobono from Sewanhaka East won his 100th match at the Baldwin Tournament on Saturday January 11, 2020.

• Farmingdale Senior, Matthew Cestare, recorded his 100th career win at the Eastern States on January 11, 2020.

• MacArthur Senior, Thomas Szilagyi, recorded his 100th career win at the Eastern States on January 11, 2020.

• Mephan Senior, Matt Hegi, notched his 100th career win last night, January 8, 2020, versus Calhoun.

• St. John the Baptist HS Senior Izac Garcia recorded his 100 varsity win at the Herricks Holiday Tournament on January 4, 2020.

• Westhampton Beach Junior Jackson Hulse got his 100th career victory on Saturday January 4th at the Cory Hubbard duals.

• Patchogue-Medford Junior Danny Horton got his 100th career victory on Saturday January 4th at the Cory Hubbard duals.

• Farmingdale Senior Nicholas Franco recorded his 100th career win at the Ted Peterson Tournament on January 4th.

• Northport Senior Jack Marlow notched his 100th career victory on Saturday night, January 4, 2020 at the Battle for the Belt Tournament at Syosset. Marlow edged William Floyd Senior Cosmo Stoia in the 138 lb. weight class finals, 2-0.

• Mt. Sinai Senior Joseph Goodrich got his 100th win on Saturday January 4, 2020 at the Rocky Gilmore tournament hosted by East Islip.

• Hauppauge Junior Andrew Maiorini got his 100th win on Friday January 3, 2020 against Cold Spring Harbor.

• Seaford Senior Tom Lynch earned his 100th career varsity victory on Friday, January 3, 2020 in a dual meet against Locust Valley.

• Smithtown East's Connor Malley got his 100th win at the Raider Invitational on December 28, 2019.

• Senior JD Moore of Levittown Division, had his 100th win at the Massapequa Holiday Tournament on December 28, 2019.

• Shoreham-Wading River Coach Joe Condon earned his 200th career victory on Friday, December 27, 2019 when the Wildcats defeated current #1 NY state D2 ranked Central Valley Academy by a score of 41-35.
  

Peter Magliocco from Northport got his 100th win at the Northport Holiday Duals on December 27, 2019.

Kyle Klein Jr. of Miller Place broke the school record that was previously held by Carl Korpi (2008) by getting his 127th win on December 21, 2019.

Josh Leidig of Bellport recorded his 100th win at home during the Rick Herrmann Memorial Tournament on December 21, 2019.

Alex Constantis of Miller Place got his 100th win on December 21, 2019.

Thomas DiResta of Kings Park got his 100th victory on December 18, 2019 against Islip

Coach Chris Messina of Hauppauge HS (Class of 1972) getting his 500th dual match victory on Wednesday, December 18, 2019
  

• Cold Spring Harbor wrestler, Senior, Kolton Gagnon pinned his opponent in the 1st round of the Battle at the Harbor to notch his 100th career varsity match on Saturday, December 21, 2019 vs. North Shore.

• Seaford Junior Jake Murphy won his 100th career varsity match on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 vs. Island Trees.

Jared Weinhaus of Sachem East got his 100th win tonight Wednesday, December 18, 2019 vs. William Floyd.

Zach Redding, Eastpoirt-South Manor, recorded his 200th career win at the North Babylon tournament on Saturday December 7, 2019.

Dan Gibson, Junior from Port Washington, got his 100th win at the Hank Paris tournament on December 7, 2019.




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Mission Statement

The Long Island Wrestling Association is a voluntary, not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering, promoting and encouraging the sport of amateur wrestling on Long Island as a means of building character, physical health and well-being, sportsmanship, self-confidence, self-esteem, and positive attitudes about dedication, persistence, intensity and hard work among the younger generation in order to fit them more adequately for their future role in society.

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The Purposes of the Long Island Wrestling Association, Inc.:

To assist young people to compete in the sport of amateur wrestling by sponsoring tournaments and competitions for wrestlers and clinics for wrestlers and coaches.

To assist and facilitate the creation, development and enhancement of youth wrestling programs.

To assist and facilitate the dissemination of information about wrestling events and activities to wrestlers, coaches, parents and fans.

To assist and facilitate the creation of a travel club to allow wrestlers to attend wrestling camps, clinics, competitions and tournaments in other geographic areas.

To assist wrestlers in obtaining USA Wrestling membership cards to allow them to participate in USA Wrestling sponsored events.

To assist and facilitate the creation and development of work programs, summer and part-time internships with various Long Island and New York City corporate sponsors.

To assist and facilitate the creation and development of a foreign student/wrestler exchange program.

To encourage parents and fans to volunteer their time to assist in the development of youth wrestling programs.

To assist and facilitate the dissemination of information to the general public about the sport of wrestling.

To enhance and support media coverage of wrestling events.

To assist Long Island wrestlers in attending the Olympic training camp and in competing on a national and international level.

To offer membership to the general public in the Long Island Wrestling Association, Inc. and to collect membership dues and other contributions from such membership.

To solicit and collect contributions from individuals, groups, business and social organizations, corporations, foundations and governmental entities in order to finance the activities of the corporation.


College Wrestling Home Schedule

Feb 15, 2020 NJCAA Regional at Nassau CC 12:00Noon NCC Gym
 
Feb 16, 2020 LIU vs Brown 11:00am Pratt RC
  Hofstra vs Havard 11:00am Mack Arena
  LIU vs Harvard 1:30pm Pratt RC
  Hofstra vs Brown 1:30pm Mack Arena
 
Feb 22, 2020 LIU vs Sacred Heart 11:00am Pratt RC
  Hofstra vs Sacred Heart 1:00pm Mack Arena

Hofstra Full Schedule
LIU Full Schedule
Kings Point Full Schedule
Nassau CC Full Schedule

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HS Schedule

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