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Section 11 Results

 Section 8 | Section 11 | CHSAA | Private


Long Island Intersectional Tournament
March 6-7, 1959 at Uniondale
Team Scores:
  1. Mepham 69
  2. Bay Shore 42
  3. Amityville 37
  4. Port Jefferson 30
  5. Calhoun 21
  6. Lindenhurst 14
  7. Walt Whitman 13
  8. Clarke 12
    . Huntington 12
10. Freeport 10
11. Long Beach 8
11. Mineola 8
11. West Islip 8
14. Levittown 6
15. Lynbrook 5
16. Plainedge 5
17. Wheatley 5
18. Baldwin 3
19. Farmingdale 3
20. Valley Stream 3
Championship Finals
104 - Fred Hotcaveg (PJ) dec. Dick Worsley (BS), 2-0
110 - John Bifulco (WW) dec. Chuck Hotcaveg (PJ), 4-2, OT
116 - Cliff Furrer (Mepham) dec. Chuck Geddes Jr. (BS), 3-2
122 - Don Grenier (Hunt) dec. Don Pike (VSC), 7-2
128 - John Quigley (Lind) dec. Mike Yankanich (LB), 6-4
134 - Ron Weiners (Mepham) pinned Jim Murrin (Calhoun), 2:39
140 - Tom Coburn (Amity) dec. Joe Easley (BS), 4-1
148 - Roger McNulty (Clarke) dec. Mike Tennant (Calhoun), 3-2
158 - Gary Sirota (Mepham) dec. Gene Jackson (PJ), 7-3
168 - Ed Hubbard (BS) dec. Brad Yates (Amity), 4-2
Unl - Mike Spetko (Amity) dec. Ray Nickla (Mepham), 1-1, referee’s decision, OT
Most Pins, Least Time (unofficial): Ron Weiners (Mepham, 134), 3 pins in 9:10
Consolation Finals
104 - John Ferry (WI) dec. Sandy Gillis (Calhoun), 9-2
110 - Joe O’Donnell (VSS) dec. Ron Salzman (Mass), 3-0
116 - Bob Taylor (Free) dec. Mark Peterman (Mepham), 4-3
122 - Mark Piven (Mepham) dec, John Plant (Lynbrook), 4-0
128 - Frank White (Free) dec. Bryant Notine (WI), 4-1
134 - Ed Devereaux (Uniondale) dec. Al Krus (BS), 5-2
140 - Tom Haseman (Mineola) dec. Bob Emmons (VSC), 8-0
148 - Jack Karp (Mepham) dec. Dick Duff (Farm), 3-1
158 - Don Werner (Mepham) dec. Bruno Cerchial (Amity), 1-0
168 - Dwight Stone (Levittown) dec. John Kasperski (Mineola), 6-2
Unl - Matt Sanzone (Wheatley) dec. John Burns (Baldwin), 3-2

Semifinals

104 - Dick Worsley (BS) dec. Sandy Gillis (Calhoun), 10-2
         Fred Hotcaveg (PJ) dec. John Ferry (WI), 2-1
110 - Chuck Hotcaveg (PJ) dec. 110 - Ron Salzman (Mass), 4-3
         John Bifulco (WW) pinned Joe O’Donnell (VSC), 1:11
116 - Cliff Furrer (Mepham) dec. Mark Peterman (Mepham), 4-3
         Chuck Geddes Jr. (BS) dec. Bob Taylor (Free), 4-0
122 - Don Pike (VSC) dec. Mark Piven (Mepham), 2-2, referee’s criteria, OT
         Don Grenier (Hunt) dec. John Plant (Lynbrook), 3-0
128 - Mike Yankanich (Long Beach) dec. Bryant Notine (WI), 7-2
         John Quigley (Lind) pinned Frank White (Free), 4:55
134 - Ron Weiners (Mepham) pinned Ed Devereaux (Uniondale), 3:26
         Jim Murrin (Calhoun) dec. Al Krus (BS), 5-2
140 - Tom Coburn (Amity) dec. Tom Haseman (Mineola), 1-0, OT
         Joe Easley (BS) dec. Bob Emmons (VSC), 5-1
148 - Mike Tennant (Calhoun) dec. Jack Karp (Mepham), 6-5
         Roger McNulty (Clarke) dec. Dick Duffy (Farm), 6-5
158 - Gary Sirota (Mepham) dec. Bruno Cerchial (Amity), 8-4
         Gene Jackson (PJ) dec. Don Werner (Mepham), 6-2
168 - Brad Yates (Amity) dec. John Kasperski (Mineola), 4-2
         Ed Hubbard (BS) dec Dwight Stone (Levittown), 4-2
Unl - Ray Nickla (Mepham) dec. Matt Sanzone (Wheatley), 4-2
         Mike Spetko (Amity) dec. John Burns (Baldwin), 1-0, OT

Quarterfinals

104 - Sandy Gillis (Calhoun) dec. Bob Factora (WI), 4-2
         Dick Worsley (BS) dec. Jim McGrath (Division), 5-2
         John Ferry (WI) dec. Bill Granger (VSS), 6-5
         Fred Hotcaveg (PJ) dec. Dick Warneke (Mass), 4-0
110 - Ron Salzman (Mass) dec. Dick Droscoski (PJ), 1-0, OT
         Chuck Hotcaveg (PJ) dec. Leo Lisbach (Baldwin), 7-3
         Joe O’Donnell (VSC) dec. Steve Erber (Hunt), 3-0
         John Bifulco (WW) dec. Roy Johnson (Oceanside), 6-0
116 - Cliff Furrer (Mepham) pinned Frank Rignola (Bellport), 3:52
         Mark Peterman (Mepham) dec. Lou Fattaruso (Amity), 9-6
         Bob Taylor (Free) dec. George Fox (Smith), 12-3
         Chuck Geddes Jr. (BS) dec. Vin Demonico (Seaford), 6-3
122 - Don Pike (VSC) dec. Len Basileo (Lind), 8-3
         Mark Piven (Mepham) dec. Dan Grasso (BS), 11-1
         John Plant (Lynbrook) Bill Patterson (Lind), 5-2
         Don Grenier (Hunt) dec. Bob Kirschenbaum (Calhoun), 6-0
128 - Mike Yankanich (Long Beach) dec. Joe Lombardo (Amity), 6-1
         Bryant Notine (WI) dec. Fred Cantwell (Lynbrook), 4-2
         Frank White (Free) dec. Bob Donohue (Amity), 4-0
         John Quigley (Lind) pinned Len Mollo (Uniondale), 1:22
134 - Ron Weiners (Mepham) pinned Bill Seymour (Brentwood), 3:05
         Ed Devereaux (Uniondale) dec. Bill Alster (PJ), 4-0
         Jim Murrin (Calhoun) dec. Rich Imbert (Amity), 4-0
         Al Krus (BS) Pete Van Hagen (Lynbrook), 6-4
140 - Tom Haseman (Mineola) dec. Gabe Vignato (Bellport), 12-3
         Tom Coburn (Amity) dec. Chuck Singer (VSN), 4-0
         Bob Emmons (VSC) dec. Matteo Cucchiara (Riverhead), 6-3
         Joe Easley (BS) dec. Dean Kennedy (North Shore), 3-0
148 - Jack Karp (Mepham) pinned Ray Traylor (Brentwood), 4:38
         Mike Tennant (Calhoun) dec. Richie Samuelson (BS), 6-2
         Roger McNulty (Clarke) dec. Dick Flegenheimer (Amity), 7-0
         Dick Duffy (Famingdale) dec. Jim Pigeon (BS), 9-5
158 - Gary Sirota (Mepham) pinned Richie Donaldson (BS), 3:45
         Bruno Cerchial (Amity) pinned Jim Smawley (Lynbrook), 0:46
         Don Werner (Mepham) dec. Dick Schmus (PJ), 1-0
         Gene Jackson (PJ) dec. Walt Burren (Farmingdale), 9-5
168 - John Kasperski (Mineola) dec. Richie Zieler (Hunt), 4-2
         Brad Yates (Amity) dec. Gene Kreuscher (Calhoun), 10-5
         Dwight Stone (Levittown) won by forfeit over Lou Schumeda (River)
         Ed Hubbard (BS) dec Jeff Paulsen (Wantagh), 5-2
Unl - Ray Nickla (Mepham) pinned Bob McKenna (Sachem), 3:03
         Matt Sanzone (Wheatley) dec. Al Bohlert (WI), 10-2
         John Burns (Baldwin) dec. Tom Ketcham (BS), 4-2
         Mike Spetko (Amity) dec. Wally Roll (Wantagh), 18-3


NOTE: There was no League I Tournament held in 1959. Each team sent one man in each weight class to the Suffolk County Tournament.

Suffolk League 2 Championship at West Islip
February 20-21, 1959
Team Scores
1. West Islip 150
2. Riverhead 109
3. Brentwood 81
4. Smithtown 35
5. Babylon 23
6. Central Islip 6
Championship Finals
104 - John Ferry (West Islip) dec. Bob Factora (West Islip), 11-4
110 - Tad Parvin (West Islip) dec. Jerry Forbus (Riverhead), 5-4
116 - Hal Cannon (West Islip) dec. Buddy Fox (Smithtown), 5-3
122 - John Factora (West Islip) dec. Bob Desano (West Islip), 6-2
128 - Briant Notine (West Islip) dec. Bill Preeg (Riverhead), 2-0
134 - John Cichanowicz (Riverhead) dec. Joe Costa (West Islip), 6-0
140 - Joe Shepard (Smithtown) dec. John Avitable (Brentwood), 8-6
148 - Dick Winfree (Riverhead) dec. Sal Termini (Brentwood), 4-2
158 - Rich Lind (West Islip) dec. Bill Droskoski (Riverhead), 3-2
168 - Lou Schumejda (Riverhead) winner by default over Frank Zaweski (Riverhead)
Unl. - Alan Bohlert (West Islip) dec. Lou Passanante (West Islip), 3-2
Most Outstanding Wrestler:
Most Pins Least Time:
Consolation Finals
104 - Jim Fox (Smithtown) dec. Art Perrazo (Brentwood), 9-5
110 - John MacNaught (Smithtown) dec. John Reed (Babylon), 4-3
116 - Frank Pollak (Riverhead) dec. Phil Voso (Babylon), 1-0
122 - Ben Colvino (Brentwood) dec. Joe Czulata (Riverhead), 4-2
128 - George Nickerson (Babylon) dec. Fred Bowman (Brentwood), 3-2
134 - Bill Seymour (Brentwood) dec. Dan Scioscia (Brentwood), 4-2
140 - Matteo Cucchiara (Riverhead) winner by default over Jerry Bierman (Central Islip)
148 –George King (Babylon) pinned Ken Bossung (West Islip), 5:32
158 - Marshall Jones (Riverhead) dec. Fred Christopher (West Islip), 3-0
168 - Joe Land (Brentwood) pinned Don Barichak (West Islip), 2:52
Unl. - Ron Frole (Babylon) dec. Herb Weissenfels (Riverhead), 8-7

Suffolk League 3 Championship at Sachem
February 20-21, 1959
Team Scores
1. KingsPark 114
2. Sachem 86
3. Hauppauge 69
4. East Islip 37
5. Bellport 33
6. Islip 19
Championship Finals
104 - Art Cadieux (Kings Park) dec. Sid Andriuk (Bellport), 1-0
110 - Richard Beard (Hauppauge) dec. Ray Carlson (Bellport), 9-4
116 - Bob Selkowitz (Kings Park) dec. Ronnie Hacket (Islip), 3-0
122 - Mike Granata (Kings Park) pinned Mike Pomara (Sachem), 4:52
128 - Mike Johnson (Kings Park) pinned Norman Neill (Sachem), 1:50
134 - John Resch (East Islip) dec. Kjell Gustafson (Sachem), 2-0
140 - Gabriel Vignato (Bellport) dec. Richard Braille (Kings Park), 13-10
148 - Bob Shropshire (Hauppauge) dec. Leon Carbonero (Sachem), 6-2
158 - Rich Ihlenberg (Kings Park) pinned Jim Sabbatino (Kings Park), 4:46
168 - Joe Corso (Hauppauge) dec. Carl Bergstrand (Kings Park), 9-6
Unl. - Buddy McKenna (Sachem) pinned Sal DiNolfo (Hauppauge), 1:15
Most Outstanding Wrestler:
Most Pins Least Time:
Consolation Finals
104 - Frank Pacella (Sachem) dec. Tom Trocchio (Sachem), 6-3
110 - Ron Hobel (Kings Park) dec. Bob Flower (Islip), 4-2
116 - Keith Carpenter (Sachem) pinned Bob Zangia (Sachem), 5:30
122 - Lou Fontana (Kings Park) pinned Art Accrado (East Islip), 5:40
128 - Bob Scheer (Hauppauge) dec. John Nill (East Islip), 3-2
134 - Al Wilson (Hauppauge) dec. Bill Overton (Kings Park), 8-2
140 - Dan Lisowy (Hauppauge) pinned Kenn Kennedy (Sachem), 5:15
148 - Noel DeGaetano (Hauppauge) pinned John McGee (Kings Park), 5:52
158 - Mike Hogan (Kings Park) dec. John Anselmo (Sachem), 4-0
168 - Tom Caso (Islip) pinned Kevin Baack (Sachem), 3:35
Unl. - Henry Strufe (East Islip) pinned Cali (Kings Park), 4:48

Suffolk Novice League Championship at Sayville
February 20-21, 1959
Team Scores
1. Sayville 64
2. Copiague 25
3. Half Hollow Hills 18
4. Centereach-Selden 7
5. North Babylon 4
Championship Finals
104 - Charles Moller (Sayville) pinned Bill Lehman (Sayville), 1:44
110 - Clee Clemons (Half Hollow Hills) pinned Kelly (Copiague), 3:30
116 - Cliff Roberts (Copiague) dec. Dick Sheehan (Sayville), 5-2
122 - Joe Norton (Copiague) dec. Jim Fisher (Sayville), 8-6
128 - John Rector (Half Hollow Hills) dec. Jim Haggerty (Half Hollow Hills), 5-2
134 - Ryan Gilmartin (Sayville) pinned Joe Rindone (Centereach-Selden), 2:28
140 - Les Hanak (Sayville) pinned Skip Kelly (Sayville), 3:41
148 - Ed Bartell (Sayville) pinned Ed Lee (Centereach-Selden), 3:56
158 - Dick Yonka (Sayville) pinned Charlie Gwynn (Copiague), 2:05
168 - Lew Roberts (Copiague) dec. Ernie Gaiser (Sayville), 5-2
Unl. - John Rooter (Sayville) pinned Bill Bertges (Sayville), 2:36
Most Outstanding Wrestler:
Most Pins Least Time:
Consolation Finals
104 - Paratore (Half Hollow Hills) dec. Damato (North Babylon), 4-3
110 - Granalt (Centereach-Selden) pinned Wells (Sayville), 3:00
116 - Ingegno (Centereach-Selden) dec. Lund (Sayville), 4-3
122 - Nagy (Sayville) pinned Biggs (Copiague), 3:30
128 - Art Giorgini (Copiague) dec. Castaldo (Centereach-Selden), 6-3
134 - Rakovia (Half Hollow Hills) dec. Wright (Centereach-Selden), 7-3
140 - Saunders (Half Hollow Hills) pinned Tafone (Copiague), 3:48
148 –Gwynn (Copiague) dec. Macke (Copiague), 14-7
158 - Kowalski (Half Hollow Hills) dec. Pepitone (North Babylon), 7-3
168 - Kratski (Sayville) pinned Flasch (Copiague), 3:05
Unl. - Carle (Half Hollow Hills) pinned Dan Angellillo (Centereach-Selden), 2:40

Bay Shore 37, Huntington 8
February 13, 1959: League I at Huntington
104 - Dick Worsley (BS) pinned Jeff Fischer, 3:16
110 - Ralph Leyer (BS) Steve Erber, 4:17
116 - Ackerson (BS) dec. Schoepflin, 5-0
122 - Jon Clark (BS) dec. Hygate, 8-4
128 - ? Grasso (BS) pinned Tetrault, 5:12
134 - Wesnofske (H) dec. Al Krus, 4-2
140 - Joe Easley (BS) dec. Doug Helin, 3-2
148 - Richie Samuelson (BS) dec. Sforza, 5-1
158 - Jim Pigeon (BS) pinned Herman, 4:33
168 - Eddie Hubbard (BS) pinned Ron OR Richie Zeiler, 2:47
Hwt - Nedskelski (H) pinned Tom Ketcham (BS), 4:17.
 
Amityville 18, Bay Shore 15
February 6 at Amityville
104 - Dick Worsley (BS) dec. Wilbur Devine, 6-2
110 - Charles Geddes Jr. (BS) dec. James Willigan, 3-2
116 - Lou Fattaruso (Am) dec. Bob Ackerson, 11-4
122 - Don Grasso (BS) dec. Boyle, 21-5
128 - Rich Donohue (Am) dec. Al McConnache, 5-2
134 - Rich Imbert (Am) dec. Al Krus, 10-5
140 - Tom Coburn (Am) dec. Joe Easley, 8-1
148 - Jim Pigeon (BS) dec. Dick Flegenheimer, 9-3
158 - Bruno Cerchisi (Am) dec. Richie Donaldson, 10-0
168 - Eddie Hubbard (BS) dec. Brad Yates, 8-0
Hwt - Mike Spetko (Am) dec. Tom Ketcham, 8-1.