I’ll be back out on the road today, this time heading to New Rochelle to catch the Huguenots battle with North Rockland. I’m expecting to see some interesting matchups, so follow me on Twitter @vzmercogliano for live updates. Here is the schedule for Thursday, with my picks in bold: Mount... Read More →
COVERAGE FROM LOHUD.COM CLICK HERE to read my story on Putnam Valley’s 42-39 win over Pearl River in the D2 final of the Section 1 Duals CLICK HERE to view Seth Harrison’s photo gallery from Put Valley VIDEOS • 195 pounds—Erdis Canaj (Putnam Valley) pin Jack Arnold (Pearl River), 2:50... Read More →
I’ll be heading up to Putnam Valley today to catch the Tigers taking on Pearl River in the D2 championship of the Section 1 Duals. CLICK HERE to read my preview for the final and follow me on Twitter @vzmercogliano for live updates. Here is the full schedule for Wednesday,... Read More →
CLICK HERE to read my story on East Ramapo’s 69-12 win over White Plains CLICK HERE to view Carucha L. Meuse’s photo gallery from the dual VIDEOS • 220 pounds—Leo Pamphile (East Ramapo) pin Manny Castrillo (White Plains), 3:51 • 138 pounds—Romello Bradley (East Ramapo) pin Jimmy Gutierrez (White Plains), 0:58 •... Read More →
The D2 final of the Section 1 Dual Meet Championships will be held at Putnam Valley on Wednesday, and while it will be tough to top last week’s wild D1 final four, I’m expecting a very competitive and exciting dual meet. Just as I did with D1, I went ahead... Read More →
Now that the Section 1 Duals are winding down, we have somewhat of a normal schedule for this week. There are a handful of dual meets that will be taking place on Tuesday, and I’ll be heading up to Ramapo to catch the fast-rising Titans take on White Plains and... Read More →
There is no wrestling scheduled for Monday, but here are some of my random thoughts from the weekend… • Brewster was in need of a confidence boost, and the Bears got it with their tourney title at the Yorktown Duals on Saturday. They did most of their damage in the... Read More →
I’ll be back with more coverage from Saturday’s tournaments, but CLICK HERE to read my story on Brewster winning the Yorktown Dual Meet Tournament. VIDEOS • 152 pounds—Alex Leone (Carmel) dec. Joe Petrogallo (Brewster), 7-5 • 126 pounds—Jordan Wallace (New Rochelle) dec. Tom Kozal (Brewster), 8-5 • 170 pounds—Joe Buonadonna... Read More →
If you like Section 1 wrestling, there are plenty of options to take in some action on Saturday. There are six local tournaments going on at locations spread out all over the section. I’ll be heading up to Yorktown for the Huskers’ dual meet tourney, but we’ll have results from... Read More →
I have to say, this was the fifth Section 1 Dual Meet Championship tournament that I’ve covered, and I’ve never seen one that was quite this exciting. The semifinals, in particular, were like a roller coaster ride. In the end, Suffern proved that it was just a little bit deeper... Read More →
Wednesday’s results: Put Valley shows it’s still tops in D2
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Practice stop: John Jay
John Jay coach Bill Swertfager has never lacked passion when it comes to the sport that he loves, but as I watched one of the legendary coaches in Section 1 go about his business during my visit on Th...