Upstate Chapter National Wrestling Hall of Fame
January 23, 2018, 08:42:08 AM by webmstr
Upstate New York Chapter of National Wrestling Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Sunday, September 23, 2018 Double Tree Hotel East Syracuse, New York
National Wrestling Hall of Fame Upstate New York Chapter
The National Wrestling Hall of Fame of the Upstate New York State Chapter would like to announce their new inductees into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Lifetime Service Award winners, this years recipients of the Outstanding American Award, and the Stanbro Media Award as well as the yearly Volunteer Award winners. The Upstate New York Chapter is committed to the core goals of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame which are (1) recognizing excellence in wrestling in the Upstate New York area; (2) preserving the rich and colorful history of wrestling in New York and (3) inspiring future generations of New Yorkers to participate in one of the oldest and best sports in the world.
This year we take great pride in recognizing the individuals who will be honored on September 23, 2018: The individuals who will be receiving the Lifetime Service Award and induction into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame at this occasion are: Michael Conners Fulton High School and Oswego State; Mark Faller Port Jervis High School & Franklin & Marshall University; Scott Freishlag Wayne Central School; Michael Hogan Peru Central School; Frank Popolizio Journeymen Wrestling Club and Shenendehowa Central School; Gene Tracy Section III Wrestling Official. In addition, this year the Upstate New York Chapter will present Bert Adams, CEO of Bert Adams Disposal, and Patrick Greene, an Attorney at the Law Firm of Driver-Greene, the Outstanding American Award. Betsy Veysman will be presented with the annual Stanbro Media Award for her work promoting wrestling in the Empire State and Michael Wilcox of Hinckley Insurance Office will be given the Volunteer Award.
The awards reflect on their distinguished careers in wrestling and life. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at any time. Thanks for supporting wrestling in your area and the state of New York. I will be forwarding their bios and more details pertaining to each honoree as we draw closer to the Annual Ceremony. Thanks for your assistance in advocating for the sport of wrestling.
President of Upstate New York Chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame
JV Tournament Opening: Oswego
January 19, 2018, 02:18:15 PM by webmstr
Oswego will be holding a JV Dual Meet Tournament on January 27th. We will be running three mats and looking for a field of 6 JV level teams. If interested, contact Coach Mike Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tournament Opening: Oneonta
January 17, 2018, 10:27:17 AM by webmstr
Due to the weather, Oneonta is looking for teams interested in a dual meet tournament on 1/27. Please contact John Nealis (email@example.com
) if interested.
Section IV Dual Meet Championship POSTPONED
January 16, 2018, 10:46:45 AM by webmstr
From Section IV Athletics:
The Section IV Division II Wrestling Dual Meet Tournament at Afton High School has been POSTPONED to Wednesday, January 17, 2018.
Tournament Opening: Shenendehowa
January 15, 2018, 07:34:37 AM by webmstr
If you missed a tournament due to weather Shenendehowa still has openings in their wrangle on the plains tournament 1/19-1/20. This will not count against your teams two day tournament allowance it will be fully bracketed and each wrestler is guaranteed 4-5 matches on The Weekend. If interested please contact Chris Capezzuti firstname.lastname@example.org
Reed Hawke-Lou Pettinelli Scholarship
January 14, 2018, 08:56:56 AM by webmstr
Starting with the 1993-94 academic year, the SWOA scholarship has been given to outstanding young individuals from schools that are contractually serviced by our organization. The $500 award is not based on wrestling ability. It is warded to a graduating senior who has an interest in wrestling. The criteria used to determine the recipient will be academics, need, projected college costs, the completed application, and a personal interview. Applicants must demonstrate an interest in the sport. More than likely, the successful candidate will have been a member of a high school wrestling team.
Cazenovia Invitational moved to Sunday
January 12, 2018, 10:39:03 AM by webmstr
Due to the impending ice and snow storm, the Cazenovia Invitational has been moved from tomorrow (1/13) to Sunday (1/14).
Phoenix Tournament Cancelled
January 12, 2018, 10:38:14 AM by webmstr
Due to the impending ice and snow storm, the Phoenix Mid-Winter Round Robin scheduled for tomorrow (1/13) has been cancelled. They may be a makeup date depending on the availability of the teams involved in subsequent weekends.
Corning Duals moved to Sunday
January 12, 2018, 08:35:56 AM by webmstr
Due to the impending ice and snow storm, the Greg Partridge Memorial Duals at Corning have been moved to Sunday.
Hannibal Duals moved to Sunday
January 12, 2018, 08:17:14 AM by webmstr
Due to the impending ice and snow storm, the Hannibal Duals was moved from Saturday (1/13) to Sunday (1/14).
Weigh-ins: Sunday 8-9 am
Wrestling on three mats starting at 9:30.
Tournament Opening: Minisink Valley
January 10, 2018, 07:39:19 AM by webmstr
Minisink Valley is looking for a few more teams for our individual tournament on 1/20. We do allow double entry in weights where needed. For more information email Scott Hendershot at email@example.com
Walton-Delhi Dual Meet Tournament
January 05, 2018, 07:25:58 AM by webmstr
Walton-Delhi is looking to put together a 6 Team Dual Meet Tournament on Saturday January 20th 2018 to make up for cancellations we have had this season.
So far we have BGAH and ourselves so we are looking for 4 more teams.
It could very possibly be a tournament we would run on an annual basis as it has been on our radar to do anyway.
If you are interested contact John Jackson by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by calling or texting his cell at 607-287-2639 or his office line at 607-865-4117.
Deposit Hancock Stan Elinsky tournament
The Elinksy tournament in Deposit will not be held this Saturday due to the weather. They are planning to reschedule on January 27th.
Any teams interested in attending please contact Coach Dave Lobdell at email@example.com
Immediate Opening: Warrensburg Duals
January 03, 2018, 12:33:51 PM by webmstr
Due to a last minute cancellation, Warrensburg has an immediate opening for in their dual meet tournament on 01/06. Committed teams are Warrensburg, Hudson Falls, Beekmantown, Morrisville-Eaton, and Hoosick Falls. If you have available points and want to participate, contact Coach Mark Trapasso at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 518-744-7390 ASAP.
Tournament Postponed: Canastota Titletown Youth Tournament
January 03, 2018, 07:08:43 AM by webmstr
The Canastota Titletown Youth Tournament scheduled for this Sunday (1/7) has been postponed to a later date in February to be determined. Please watch this website for announcement of new date.
West Genesee Wrestling Alumni Night
January 02, 2018, 12:01:06 PM by webmstr
WEST GENESEE WRESTLING ALUMNI NIGHT
Wed, Jan 10, 2018, 6 pm at W.G. HIGH SCHOOL (match vs Liverpool)
All W.G. Wrestling Alumni family & friends are invited.
Please sign-in before the match so we can recognize all present.
There will a social gathering at "THE WILDCAT SPORTS PUB", 3680 Milton Ave, Camillus, (Home Depot Plaza)
January 02, 2018, 11:51:55 AM by webmstr
Matt Griffin set the Westhill and JD/CBA school records with his 150th win in the championship bout at the Haines Tournament.
January 02, 2018, 10:29:50 AM by webmstr
from Hannibal set a new school record with his 133rd win at the Ken Haines Tournament
He currently sits at 136.
Tioga at BGAH POSTPONED
December 22, 2017, 12:48:33 PM by webmstr
Tioga at BGAH in Afton has been postponed, no make-up date as of yet.
School Record Breaker
December 17, 2017, 08:49:06 AM by webmstr
Dillan Palaszewski breaks Galway school record with his 158th win at the Shalmont Duals this weekend. Dillan went 5-0.
Event Cancellation: Barry DePersis Youth Tournament
December 15, 2017, 01:34:48 PM by webmstr
The 2017 DePersis Tournament is cancelled due to low participation.
2017-18 Tournament Opening: Leo J Sammon
December 12, 2017, 07:29:08 AM by webmstr
CVA is looking for 1-2 more teams for the annual Leo J Sammon Tournament on January 6th. It will be a scramble format with all wrestlers guaranteed 4 matches and the majority will get 5. Multiple entries are also allowed. Please contact Bob Bush via email: email@example.com
for more information.
2017-18 Dual Meet Tournament Opening: Lee Van Slyke Memorial Duals
December 12, 2017, 07:28:04 AM by webmstr
Burnt Hills has one more opening in the Lee Van Slyke Memorial Duals on December 16th. If interested in participating, contact Coach Steve Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (518) 573-8625. For more information, see the informational flyer
Immediate Opening: Binghamton Patriot Duals
December 07, 2017, 02:04:30 PM by webmstr
The Binghamton HS Patriot Duals had a team withdraw from our 12/30 tournament, so a spot for a sixth team has opened up. The current teams competing are Binghamton, Odessa-Montour, Unatego/UV, Vestal, and Whitney Point. Please take a look at the attached flyer and let Coach Weigand know if you are interested. Thanks!
2017-18 Tournament Opening: Chenango Forks JV Tournament
November 30, 2017, 12:41:10 PM by webmstr
Chenango Forks has openings in their JV Tournament on December 16th. If interested in participating, contact Coach Mike Ramsden at email@example.com
or (607) 648-7544. For more information, see the flyer