Long Island Wrestling Association

 

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Association Office
LIWA
117 Dale Dr
Oakdale, NY 11769


Webmaster
Steve Meehan
stevemeehan0809 @ gmail.com

      


Lead Stories


October 6, 2022
Oyster Bay has a Wrestling Coaching Position available for the 2022-23 season

October 5, 2022
Port Washington (Sec 8) is looking for a non-league dual meet for the 2022-2023 season
Port Washington is hosting an Individual JV tournament on Thursday, December 29, 2022
Port Washington (Sec 8) has an opening in their Bob Busby Classic Dual Meet Tournament on Monday, January 16, 2023 (MLK Jr. Day)

October 3, 2022
Milton L. Olive Middle School in Wyandanch is starting their wrestling program back up and they need a MS Coach
One day fundraiser clinic for Josh Encarnacion in his battle against cancer this Wednesday 10/5 9:00AM at Savage Wrestling facility
Shoreham-Wading River Hosts Eastport-South Manor on 12/9 for Tim Thrane Night to honor Suffolk County Police Officer Tim Thrane who wrestled for both schools
West Islip is looking for 2 teams for the Edie Mellino Memorial Breast Cancer Awareness Tournament on December 28, 2022 - JV on December 27
West Islip is looking for 2 teams for the West Islip Duals on January 7, 2023

September 29, 2022
Sayville has 2-3 openings for the Gray-Fitzgerald Holiday Tournament on Saturday December 3, 2022

September 22, 2022
Amityville has openings for 1-2 teams in its annual Lonnie Kittle Tournament being held on Saturday December 3, 2022

September 21, 2022
Edgemont HS in Westchester County, NY is seeking a Head Varsity/JV Wrestling Coach for the 2022-2023 season
Amityville HS is looking for a Head JV Coach for the 2022-2023 season
Riverhead is looking for a JV wrestling coach for the 2022-23 season
Herricks (Section 8) has two spots open in our Highlander Tournament on Saturday, January 21, 2023

September 15, 2022
Lions Wrestling Club Pre-Season Wrestling Tournament at Msgr. Farrell HS - October 9, 2022

September 14, 2022
Long Island Pre-Season Tournament at Longwood - October 29, 2022
Bayport-Blue Point is looking for 2 Non-League Duals in December

September 13, 2022
Bayport-Blue Point is looking for an individual tournament on 12/10/2022 or 1/14/2023
Glen Cove is looking for 1-2 teams for the Charles McCullough Individual Tournament on 12/28/2022
If you are interested in becomimg a wrestling official in Nassau County new candidate classes are starting soon.  FIRST CLASS - WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 14TH - 7-8:30PM at W.T. CLARKE HS. Anyone interested can call John Hamilton at 516 578-2025 for more information.

September 11, 2022
The Wolverine Youth Wrestling Warm Up - December 11, 2022

September 6, 2022
Wantagh Warriors Fall Wrestling Program - September 7 - November 9, 2022

September 4, 2022
Quiet Storm East Fall Clinic at St. Anthony's - September 6 - November 3, 2022

August 26, 2022
Johnson & Wales University Wrestling Prospect Day - Friday September 16, 2022 - Click here to register
Super 32 Early Entry Tournament at Johnson & Wales University - September 16-18, 2022 - Click here to register

August 25, 2022
Alfred State College to Add Three New Sports; Women’s Wrestling; Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse
Alfred State College Job Posting: Head Women's Wrestling Coach
Due to current students going off to college, former Endiboro Division 1 Champion, Gregor Gillespie, has openings for private lessons.

August 9, 2022
2022 National Wrestling HOF Downstate Chapter Awards and Induction Ceremony October 1, 2022

August 1, 2022
Heavy Weight War Zone At Dynamic (Hauppauge, NY)

July 25, 2022
Ken Lesser Memorial Summer Heat Tournament HS Division - July 24, 2022
Ken Lesser Memorial Summer Heat Tournament HS Division Brackets - July 24, 2022
Ken Lesser Memorial Summer Heat Tournament Open Division - July 24, 2022
Ken Lesser Memorial Summer Heat Tournament Open Division Brackets - July 24, 2022

July 3, 2022
Hofstra Wrestling Ken Lesser Memorial Summer HeatClinic & Folkstyle Tournament - July 24, 2022 (Entry Fee Discount Cutoff July 10, 2022)

June 29, 2022
Quiet Storm Camp at St. Anthony's - July 25-28, 2022

June 24, 2022
On line registration for the Sachem Wrestling Camp closes at 6pm, Sunday, June 26. There will be registration at the door on Monday, June 27th. (8:15-8:45am).

June 19, 2022
Oceanside has two openings in their Dual Meet Tournament being held on Friday December 30, 2022
Savage Wrestling Academy Camps
   • TECHNIQUE CAMP: June 25-26
   • TOUGH ON TOP: July 6-8
   • ROCK BOTTOM: July 25-27
   • T3CHNIQUE CAMP: August 15-17

June 8, 2022
Mineola is looking for 3 more teams for their 6-Team Dual Meet Tournament on Saturday, January 14, 2023

June 4, 2022
Dynamic Wrestling Camps
   • Summer Wrestling Camp At Dynamic - June 27 - July 1
   • Beginner Wrestling Camp At Dynamic Ages 1st-8th Graders - July 11-15
   • Wrestling Camp For All Ages And Experience At Dynamic - July 25-29
   • Advanced Wrestling Camp At Dynamic - August 15-19

June 1, 2022
WAR Zone @ Dynamic #17 (Hauppauge, NY) July 17, 2022
Wantagh Warriors Wrestling Club - June 8 - August 31, 2022



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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.

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2023 College Wrestling Home Schedule


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

Date Team Time Location
10/29/2022
Hofstra Wrestle-Offs 1:30PM David S. Mack Phys Ed Center, Hempstead
12/19/2022
LIU vs The Citadel TBA Pratt Rec Center, Brookville
12/22/2022
Hofstra vs American 6:00PM David S. Mack Phys Ed Center, Hempstead
1/14/2023
LIU vs Clarion 1:00PM Pratt Rec Center, Brookville
1/14/2023
LIU vs VMI 3:00PM Pratt Rec Center, Brookville
1/14/2023
Mariner Duals at USMMA with (Rhode Island & Castleton) 5:00PM Edwin J. O'Hara Hall, Kings Point
1/21/2023
LIU vs Franklin and Marshall Noon Pratt Rec Center, Brookville
1/21/2023
Hofstra vs Franklin and Marshall 4:00PM David S. Mack Phys Ed Center, Hempstead
2/3/2023
Hofstra vs George Mason 6:00PM David S. Mack Phys Ed Center, Hempstead
2/4/2023
LIU vs George Mason Noon Pratt Rec Center, Brookville
2/4/2023
LIU vs Drexel 4:00PM Pratt Rec Center, Brookville
2/5/2023
Hofstra vs Drexel 1:00PM David S. Mack Phys Ed Center, Hempstead
2/18/2023
Hofstra vs California Baptist 1:00PM David S. Mack Phys Ed Center, Hempstead
3/4-5/2023
EIWA Conference Championship   UPenn Palestra, Philadelphia, PA
3/16-18/2023
NCAA DI Championships   Tulsa, OK





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