Long Island Wrestling Association


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Association Office
PO Box 368
Oakdale, NY 11769

Steve Meehan
stevemeehan0809 @ gmail.com



Lead Stories


April 21, 2015
• Varsity coaching opportunity. Oyster Bay HS is looking for a coach who is committed to success and willing to put in the effort to build a top-level wrestling program.

April 17, 2015

• Quiet Storm WC Summer Camp at St. Anthony's HS - July 27-30, 2015

April 8, 2015

 • Bellport HS is looking for teams for the 2015 Rick Herrmann Tournament at Bellport HS on Saturday December 19, 2015. Two entries per weight class. We also have a JV tournament on Friday night- December 18th. We are looking for Varsity teams only please!  Contact Chuck Maragioglio at CWM197@aol.com for info.
March 31, 2015
• NYC “Setrak Agonian Memorial” Wrestling Festival/State Qualifier - Schoolboy-Open - April 25, 2015

March 30, 2015

• Copiague Wrestling Club Annual Freestlye Tournament May 9, 2015 with Separate Boys And Girls Divsions
• Gladiator Freestyle Tournament at Bristol CT- Elementary thru Open - April 18, 2015
• Gladiator Freestyle Tournament at Bristol CT- Elementary thru Open - May 9, 2015
• New England Freestyle/Greco Championships at Bristol CT- Elementary thru Open - June 13, 2015

March 29, 2015

• Former Huntington HS and Drexel University Wrestler, Justin Giani, Fatally Injured After Being Hit By A Car
• Tyler Lynde / Ken Lesser Memorial Tournament Results

March 27, 2015

• Panther Freestyle/Greco Clinic at Babylon HS - March 31-May 28, 2015
• Sec 8 USAW Freestyle/Greco-Roman State Qualifier at Clarke - April 18, 2015
• Sec 8 USAW Freestyle/Greco-Roman State Qualifier at Wantagh - May 9, 2015

March 26, 2015

• All-Star Wrestling Camp at William T. Rogers Middle school, Kings Park - June 29-July 3, 2015

March 25, 2015

• Glenn product Joe Giaramita takes DIII NCAA wrestling title in stride

March 24, 2015

• 3rd Annual - Jeff Blatnick Memorial Freestyle/Greco-Roman State Qualifier at Southampton March 28,2015
• Sec 11 USAW Freestyle/Greco-Roman State Qualifier at Center Moriches April 26, 2015
• VHW Summer Camp at Vougar Honors Wrestling - June 28-July 3, July 5-10, July 12-18, July 26-August 1, 2015


March 19, 2015
• Freestyle Qualifier at Holland Patent HS May 9, 2015

March 18, 2015

• Baldwin Bruins Wrestling Spring Tournament Series - March 28, April 25, May 30, 2015
• LAW Wrestling Academy at Chris Weidman's LAW MMA and Fitness Garden City - June 28 - July 2, 2015
• 14th Annual New Rochelle Spring Tournament May 9, 2015
• Ascend Spring Registration

March 17, 2015
• War at the Shore at Wildwoods Convention Center, Wildwood NJ - April 3-4, 2015

March 5, 2015
• 4th Annual Starlin Jimenez Youth & Middle School Tournament Registration Has Been Extended to Friday Due to the Weather
• Nassau CC Wins  Championship

March 4, 2015
• LIU Post Wrestling Earns Two Bids to NCAA Division II National Championships
• DiIorio Wins 197-Lb. Title at Super Region One Tournament for LIU Post

March 3, 2015
• NYSPHSAA Division 1 Wrestling Championship Results
• NYSPHSAA Division 2 Wrestling Championship Results
• Wantagh Spring Clinic - March 9 - May 28, 2015

February 24, 2015
• Varsity Media is Offering Professional High Definition Video Coverage of any Match Friday February 27, 2015 - Must Pre-Order.
• St. Patricks Day Youth Wrestling Festival at Walt Whitman - March 14, 2015 - Note the NEW TIMES
• Interstate Youth Wrestling Challenge at Averill Park HS March 28, 2015
• Warrior Wrestling Challenge at Averill Park HS March 29, 2015

February 23, 2015
• Nassau CC Wins Mid Atlantic II Championship
• The Pinning Down Autism NY vs NJ All-State Benefit Dual March 14, 2015
• NYWAY State Tournament at Ithaca College March 13-15, 2015
• USAW Suffolk County Regional Qualifying Tournament Place Winners- February 21, 2015
• 24th Annual Tyler Lynde/Ken Lesser Memorial Youth Tournament March 21, 2015
• Hauppauge Wrestling Camps - July 20-24, July 27-31, 2015

February 20, 2015
• Teeth of the Dog Wresting Club invites all wrestlers (5th – 8Th) to practices on Tuesday nights (7-8 pm) and Saturday Mornings (10-11am). Practice at North Shore High School is run by Gregor Gillespie and Michael DerGarabedian. No fee. Wrestler must have some experience and USA Wrestling card. Interested contact Get2Miked@aol.com.

February 18, 2015
• 4th Annual Startling Jimenez Memorial Youth/Middle School Wrestling Tournament at Brentwood HS March 7, 2015 and
Club Registration Form
• Official At Large Winners List Published

February 17, 2015
• USAW Nassau County Regional Qualifying Tournament Results - February 8, 2015
• Mahopac Youth Tournament March 15, 2015

February 10, 2015
• Youth Wrestling Long island Championships at Island Trees March 8, 2015
• Quiet Storm WC Spring Clinic at St. Anthony's - March 10-June 4, 2015

February 6, 2015
• Hughes World Class Wrestling Camps at Mattituck HS - August 3-5, 2015
• VHW East Spring Youth Clinic at Sachem East HS - March 10-May 5
• VHW East Spring MS/HS Clinic at Sachem East HS - March 10-May 28

February 5, 2015
• Section 8 Qualifying Tournament Information
• Section 11 League Tournament Information (Remember L3 is at Smithtown East and L5 is at Islip)
• NSCHSAA League Championship Information
• NYWAY Regional Qualifier at Eastport-South Manor HS March 1, 2015

February 3, 2015

• Section 11 D1 Team Dual Meet Ranking as of 2-2-15

February 1, 2015

• Hofstra Tripped Up By Rider In The Final Match

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Updated Oct 21, 2008



Looking to collect any old Section 8 or Section 11 County Wrestling Tournament programs and filled in brackets. Also looking for past NYSPHSAA State Tournament programs and NCAA Wrestling Championship programs. If you have been looking to clean out your attic or garage and don't know what to do with your old programs here is the answer. Mail them to Steve Meehan PO Box 368, Oakdale NY 11769 or drop them off @ 117 Dale Dr, Oakdale NY 11769 or give me a call and I'll come pick them up if you have more than a few.. (April 7)


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Sunday June 7, 2015



College Schedule

Sat Feb 21 6PM
- Cortland (NCWA) @ Stony Brook (Senior Night)

Sun Feb 22 Noon - Virginia Tech vs Hofstra (Phys Ed Center, Old Gym)


HS Alumni Nights


HS Schedule

When you see a ? in the list of teams, it means the coach has been asked who is in their tournament and hasn't responded.






Jenna Burkert
Pursuing an Olympic Dream

To help support Jenna with her Olympic Dream sends checks made out to the Long Island Wrestling Association to Steve Meehan, PO Box 368, Oakdale NY 11769.  Write Jenna Burkert in the memo or include a note saying that is what it is for.



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.

If you think we are heading in the right direction or just enjoy the website please become a member of the Long Island Wrestling Association.  Click here to join!

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.