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What's New

 

 

April 12, 2014
• Greco-Roman Clinic this Sunday April 13 from 11am-1pm with Olympian Ildar Hafizov from Uzbekistan
• John Gaglione's Wrestler - Power Series #67 Band Neck Good Morning

• 20 Long Island Intensive Camp Challenge - June 30-July 25, 2014
• LI Elite Summer Camp - June 30-July 4, 2014
• LIU Post Summer Camp - July 21-25, 2014
• LI Elite Spring Break Mini Camp - April 14-17, 2014

April 6, 2014

• Freestyle and Greco Qualifiers All Through April - See the Calendar
• PowerMMA Wrestling Club - Garden City - Two FREE Weeks

Tyler Lynde / Ken Lesser Memorial Tournament Results
Commack HS is looking for a 2 day Dual Meet Tournament for 2014-15
Long time wrestling official, Lou Pettinelli, passes Away at 81 on March 25, 2014
Suffolk County Freestyle/Greco Free Training Sites with Valid USAW Card

April 2, 2014
• John Gaglione's Wrestler - Power Series #66 Tall Kneeling Bottoms Up KB Press

March 25, 2014
• Mary Ann Lange Tournament April 26, 2014
• Amityville Has a Coaching Position Open for the 2014-2015 Season

March 20, 2014

•
Gotham City Freestyle Duals - April 19, 2014
• VHW Summer Wrestling Camp
• ESPN Covers Every Session, Every Match of NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships

March 19, 2014
• Battle in the Corral - March 16, 2014
• John Gaglione's Wrestler - Power Series #65 Glute Ham Raise

March 17, 2014
• Mahopac Youth Tournament - March 30, 2014

March 16, 2014
• Baldwin Bruins Spring Tournament Series - March 29, April 26, May 31


March 13, 2014
• Columbia Lands First Recruit of 2015, 2x NYS Placewinner, Sam Ward
• The 42nd Annual Donegal Holiday Tournament on Saturday and Sunday December 20-21, 2014 in Mount Joy, PA Has Openings

March 12, 2014
• Regional Training Centers Set Up in Suffolk for Freestyle and Greco-Roman
• John Gaglione's Wrestler - Power Series #64 Bear Crawling and Crab Walking

March 11, 2014
• Holy Trinity HS Has an Opening for a Head Varsity Wrestling Coach
• Battle in the Corral Weigh-in Sites
NY-USAW State Youth Folkstyle Championships Results

March 7, 2014
• 631 Elite Wrestling Club
• Ascend Wrestling Club Spring Registration Sunday March 9, 2014
• Long Island Elite Wrestling Club

• Jr Journey Wrestling Clinic at Kings Park HS - March 17 - May
• HS Journey Wrestling Clinic at Kings Park HS - March 4 - May


March 6, 2014

NYWAY State Tournament - Onondaga County Community College Syracuse, NY - March 14-16, 2014
• John Gaglione's Wrestler - Power Series #63 Landmines
NYSPHSAA Wrestling Championship Photos
Sec 11 USAW Freestyle/Greco-Roman State Qualifier at Center Moriches - April 12, 2014

March 5, 2014

Hofstra Heads To EIWA Championships This Weekend
13th Annual New Rochelle Spring Tournament - May 10, 2014
2nd Annual - Jeff Blatnick Memorial Freestyle/Greco-Roman State Qualifier - April 5, 2014

• Island Wide Wrestling Summer Duals at LI Lutheran HS, Brookville, NY - July 12-13, July 19-20, July 26, 2014

March 4, 2014

Wantagh 3-Style Wrestling Club Spring Clinic - March 10 - June 5, 2014

March 3, 2014

Bethpage Youth Tournament - March 1, 2014

February 27, 2014

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #62 Med Ball Slam
• St. Patricks Day Youth Wrestling Festival at Walt Whitman March 15 Reminder

February 26, 2014
•
NY-USAW Suffolk Youth Folkstyle Championships Results

February 22, 2014
•
23rd Annual Tyler Lynde/Ken Lesser Memorial Wrestling Tournament
•
Hauppauge Wrestling Camp - July 21-25, July 28-August 1, 2014

February 19, 2014
• VHW East Spring Clinic at Sachem East HS - March 11-May 22

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #61 Partner Wheel Barrow Walk
• Registration for the Bethpage Youth Tournament Has Been Extended to Tuesday Feb 25th
• At Large Winners

February 18, 2014
•
Sachem Wrestling Camps - June 30-July 3, July 7-11, 2014

February 16, 2014
• The Online Registration deadline for the Suffolk's Youth Counties will be extended until Monday, Feb 17th - 11:59pm

February 13, 2014
• RaZor Wrestling Club Spring Clinic at Ward Melville HS - March 3-May 14
•
New York City Junior and Cadet Freestyle State Qualifier - ALL sections welcome

February 12, 2014
• Hauppauge Wrestling Camp - July 21-25, July 28-August 1, 2014
• UNC Tar Heels "Ram Tough" Satelite Camp at Plainedge HS - July 21-25, 2014
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #60 Lateral Lunge
• 4th Annual Battle in the Corral - HS & JHS Divisions -
Now HS and JHS Only on Sunday March 16

 

February 10, 2014
• Section 8 Youth Counties Results

February 7, 2014

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #59 Clap Push Ups
• Hofstra Entertains Binghamton In Senior Night Match Tonight
• The School District just informed the event committee that it must move the USAW Section VIII Youth Counties Event from the High School to Berner Middle School, located between Merrick Road and Old Sunrise Hwy.  If you are traveling east on Sunrise Hwy, bear right off of Sunrise and onto Old Sunrise at the single lane fork by the Olive Garden, you will pass Modell's Sporting Goods and make a right turn onto Carman Mill Road.  Apologies for the change and late notice.
• Quiet Storm WC Spring Clinic March 11 - June 5, 2014

Berner Middle School
50 Carman Mill Road
Massapequa, NY 11758


February 3, 2014

• Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 2-3-14

January 30, 2014

• Ready Wrestle #3 - The Wrestlers Shoulder
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #58 - Stir the Pot

January 28, 2014

• A meeting will be held for all Nassau USA youth wrestling coaches this Thursday 1/30 at 7:30pm in the Clarke HS cafeteria

January 24, 2014

•
William Floyd is looking to host a dual next week, any day of the week is good Monday - Friday.
  Please email Coach Tony Mecca at
tjmec9@optonline.net.
•
Sachem North is looking for a dual meet during the last two weeks of the season.
  Contact Ray Pickersgill at
rpick6@optonline.net.
•
Hampton Bays is trying to set up some kind of dual meet get together for teams that lost out during snow.  Right now they have two possible teams.  If interested contact Rafael Lievano at raf316@aol.com.
• Hofstra Hosts EIWA-Foe Drexel Tonight at 7PM

January 23, 2014

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #57 - Lateral Wall Walking
• Section 8 D2 Individual Ranking as of 1-19-14
• Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-23-14
• Ready Wrestle #2 - Prevention and Management of Nosebleeds

January 21, 2014

• State Wide CHSAA Individual Ranking as of 1-21-14
• State Wide CHSAA Team Ranking as of 1-21-14

January 15, 2014

• New York State Sportswriters Dual Meet Ranking #3 as of 1-13-2014

January 14, 2014

• Congratulations to Coach Santoro and the Connetquot Wrestling staff on their 300th varsity dual meet victory Saturday January 11th
• 11th Al Bevilacqua / Massapequa Youth Tournament Results
(Team Results 1st Place - 631 Elite, 2nd Place - Massapequa, 3rd Place - Team Tugman)

January 8, 2014

• Online registration for Massapequa Youth Tournament extended until midnight Thursday January 9th
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #56 ISO Neck Band Series
• 8th Annual Beacon Youth Tournament January 19, 2014
• CHSAA Dual and Tournament Team Ranking as of 1-5-14

January 7, 2014

• Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-7-14
• Section 8 D1 Dual and Tournament Team Ranking as of 1-7-14
• Statewide CHSAA Individual Ranking as of 1-5-14

January 6, 2014

• New York State Sportswriters Dual Meet Ranking #2 as of 1-2-2014

January 5, 2014

•
Sachem East Kid Tournament February 2, 2014 - See Calendar for Club Registration Form
• Warrior Youth Wrestling Classic Wilton CT January 19, 2014
• Lindenhurst Youth Tournament January 12 Has Extended Registration Deadline to January 9 Due to Short New Years Week.  Jason Layton to Run FREE Clinic at the Tournament
• Valley Stream Central HS is Looking for One Team for the Harold Earl Duals on January 18, 2014

January 3, 2014

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #55 Kneeling Box Jump
• Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 1-3-14
• Section 11 D1 Team Rankings as of 1-3-14

December 30, 2013

• Hofstra Travels To Tennessee For The Southern Scuffle This Week
• Southern Scuffle Notes

December 29, 2013

• William Floyd HS is Looking to Host a Non-League Dual on Saturday January 11, 2014 or Saturday January 25, 2014
• Section 8 D2 Individual Ranking as of 12-29-13

December 28, 2013

•
New York State Sportswriters Dual Meet Ranking #1 as of 12-25-2013

December 25, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #54 Ring Body Saw

December 19, 2013

• Section 11 D1 Individual Ranking as of 12-19-13

December 18, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #53 Reverse Band Bench Press

December 17, 2013

• Irvington HS (Section 1) is Rescheduling Our Tournament for January 18, 2014
• Sachem 3-Style WC "Friendly" Kid Invitational Tournament January 12, 2014

December 16, 2013

• 7th Annual Island Trees Jr.Ted Petersen Tournament at Island Trees - Bantam-Schoolboy January 5, 2014
• 6th Annual “ICE BREAKER" Youth Open -Results

December 14, 2013

• Lindenhurst Youth Wrestling Tournament, The most Kid Friendly Tournament in NYS School Boy, Novice, Intermediate, Bantam January 12, 2014
• Eastport-South Manor HS is Looking for a Non League Dual Meet in the Last Two Weeks of January
• Five Hofstra Grapplers Ranked In National And EIWA Polls This Week
• 8th Annual Wantagh Youth Tournament Flyer - Online Registration

December 12, 2013

• Joe Patrovich to lead reinstated LIU Post wrestling program
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #52 Single Leg Slide Board Leg Curls
• Hofstra and MSG To Host 2016 NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships
• Sachem Takes Down Cancer Event at Sachem East HS on Wednesday December 18th to Benefit Sachem East Alum Paul Di Iorio
• North Shore HS a Looking for a Tournament on January 18, 2014
• HS Results Updated
• Section 8 D1 Individual Ranking as of 12-11-13
• Section 8 D1 Dual and Tournament Team Ranking as of 12-11-13
• East Islip Kid Tournament - K-8th - January 5, 2014
• Vougar Honors Wrestling Clinic at Baldwin HS December 22, 2013

December 9, 2013
• Matthew P. Sapolin Memorial Youth Wrestling Tournament - K-8th
January 19, 2014 Flyer, Coaches Reg Form

December 2, 2013

• Due to a Late Cancellation Baldwin HS Now Has an Opening in its Bruins Cup Duals on December 14, 2013
• The David Bloom Duals on December 21, 2013 Has an Opening for One Team Due to a Late Drop Out

November 27, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #51 Uneven Farmers Walks
• Copiague HS Has an Opening in their Individual Tournament on January 4, 2014

November 25, 2013

• Joe Chaloupka Youth Tournament being held at Plainedge High School coming up soon December 22nd. The deadline for registration is December 13th. The instructions for registering and contact info is on the registration form found on the calendar link on LIWA.

November 22, 2013

• Sewanhaka East is Looking for One or Two Teams for the Sewanhaka East Duals on December 27, 2013
• Herricks HS (Section 8) Has an Opening in its 21st Annual New Year’s Tournament on Saturday, January 11, 2014
• Herricks HS (Section 8) Has an Opening in its 19th Annual Herricks Highlander Tournament on Saturday, January 25, 2014
• Herricks HS (Section 8) is Holding its 5th Annual Ground Hog Wrestling Festival on Saturday, February 1, 2014

November 21, 2013

• Hofstra Travels To Ithaca For New York State Championship

 

November 20, 2013
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #50 One Arm Fat Grip DB Rows

November 19, 2013

• Herricks HS (Section 8) Has an Opening in its 42nd Annual Herricks Invitational Tournament on Saturday, December 21, 2013
• 11th Annual Al Bevilacqua Youth Wrestling Tournament at Massapequa HS. Bantam, Intermediate, Novice & Schoolboy
If coaches want to collect their teams information and do all the online registrations themselves the following form can be used to gather the reg info: Coaches Use Only

November 15, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #49 Trap Bar Dead Stop Rows
• Half Hollow Hills West HS is Looking for a Varsity Assistant Coach
• Half Hollow Hills West HS is Looking for a Non League Dual Meet on We are looking for a match on January 10th, 24th or 31st
• Somers HS Has Openings for their Holiday Tournament on December 28, 2013
• Long Island Lutheran HS Has Openings in their 34th Annual David Sorenson Memorial Invitational Wrestling Tournament on January 11, 2014
• An Evening with John Passaro Who is an Inspirational Speaker and Accomplished Author - November 19th at Ward Melville HS
• RaZor Wrestling Club Winter Clinic at Ward Melville HS - November 21-February 27
• Hofstra Defeats No. 22 UNC and VMI At The Hokie Duals


November 6, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #48 Rack Pull versus Bands
• Section One Pre-Season Takedown Tournament at Yonkers HS November 9, 2013 Open to All CANCELLED

November 5, 2013

• Guerrero, McCoy, Lahr & Martin headline National Wrestling Hall of Fame Class of 2014

November 4, 2013

• NCAA Division III Individual Ranking as of October 24, 2013 -
LI guys making the list: Gomez-133, Puca-174, Bonaventura-174, Giaramita-197, Wilkinson-285
• JV Long Island Challenge Saturday, December 28, 2013 at MacArthur HS
• The Long Island Challenge Has One opening in the Two-Day Dual Meet Tournament Held at Sachem East HS Sunday, December 29, 2013 and Monday, December 30, 2013
• Co-Head Coach at Peekskill HS in Westchester with Stephen Beovich Wanted

• Hofstra Edged By Rutgers On Criteria in EIWA Debut

November 1, 2013

• Oyster Bay HS Has an Opening for One More Team for it's Oyster Bay Duals on Saturday, January 18, 2014
• MEETING NOTICE: The USAW Section 11 meeting will be at Sachem North HS on Thursday November 14, 2013 (we will either be in the cafeteria or in a nearby classroom) and will begin promptly at 7pm.  Please arrive by 6:45 so that you can sign-in and receive any handouts.

October 30, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #47 Fat Gripz Pull Ups
• Gian Villante added to UFC 167 against Cody Donovan

October 29, 2013

• Freeport HS is Has an Opening in the Terry Haise Tournament on December 14, 2013
• Glen Cove HS Has an Opening in their Big Red Challenge on December 21, 2013
• Suffolk Large School Pre-Season Tournament Team Ranking

October 28, 2013

• North Babylon HS is Looking for a Non League match the last week of January
• Wantagh Fall Tournament HS Division Results October 27, 2013
• Wantagh Fall Tournament MS Division Results October 27, 2013

October 27, 2013

• Huntington HS is Looking for One Team for Our Double Entry Tournament on December 14, 2013

October 24, 2013

• Manhasset Varsity Wrestling is Looking for a Volunteer Assistant Coach for the 2013-2014 Season
• Harborfields HS is Looking for Another Team for the Steven Mally Tournament on December 14, 2013
•
Section One Pre-Season Takedown Tournament at Yonkers HS November 9, 2013 Open to All CANCELLED
• Oceanside is Looking for an Assistant High School Wrestling Coach

October 23, 2013

• The Teeth of the Dog Wrestling Club is Looking to Host or Travel to Dual Meets with Other Elementary School Aged Wrestling Clubs
• St. Anthony's is HS Looking for 2 Dual Meets
• William Floyd HS Has an Opening for this Year's Takedown Autism Tournament Being Held on December 14, 2013
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #46 Single Leg Deadlift
• Video: Coach Rob Anspach Previews the 2013-14 Team
• Hofstra Preps For Season With Wrestle-Offs This Week

October 21, 2013

• Section 11 Large School Pre-Season Individual Ranking as of 10-21-13
•
FINAL REMINDER - REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS TUESDAY FOR WANTAGH TOURNEY ON 10/27. No Walk-Ins
• Long Island Lutheran Fall Brawl HS Division - October 20, 2013
• Long Island Lutheran Fall Brawl MS Division - October 20, 2013

October 20, 2013

• NYWAY Kick-Off Classic Youth Dual Team Tournament at Sullivan County Community College December 28, 2013
• NYWAY Kick-Off Classic Individual Tournament at Sullivan County Community College December 29, 2013
• James Dekrone Commits to West Virginia

October 19, 2013

• Smithtown Tournament on January 4, 2014 Has Two Openings
• Trumbull HS in CT is Looking for a Team to Fill a Spot at Our Annual Trumbull Duals Tournament on January 4, 2014

October 16, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #45 T-Bar Landmine Rows with Towel
•
Wantagh Tournament on 10/27 registrations close on Tuesday (10/22). You MUST register online. No walk ins!
•
11th Annual Al Bevilacqua Youth Wrestling Tournament at Massapequa HS January 12, 2014

October 15, 2013

• Roosevelt HS is Looking for Non League Dual Meets and Tournaments in December
• Kellenberg is Looking for Varsity, JV, and Middle School Dual Meets
• An Evening with John Passaro Who is an Inspirational Speaker and Accomplished Author - November 19th at Ward Melville HS

October 12, 2013

• Former CAA Standout Joe Booth To Compete For Hofstra This Season
• Funds Being Raised to Help Greco Roman Bouzakis "Pin" Cancer
• Xaverian HS (CHSAA Brooklyn) Looking for Teams for its Clipper Classic on Sunday, December 8, 2013

October 10, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #44 Slide Board Reverse Lunge
• Click here for Hudson Valley Challenge Satellite Weigh-in Locations on Saturday October 12
• The Long Island Challenge Has an Opening for a Two-Day Dual Meet Tournament Held at Sachem East HS December 29-30, 2013
• Wantagh HS is Looking for Two Non-League Dual Meet Matches Preferably in January but they are Flexible

October 8, 2013

• MacArthur HS has an Opening for a Varsity Dual Meet for Early December
• West Springfield, MA (20 Min. north of Hartford, CT) is Looking to Add 1 Team to its 10th Annual 9-Team Duals Tournament on January 4, 2014
• Ascend WC to Sell T-Shirts to Raise Money for Breast Cancer Awareness in Honor of Sandra McDevitt

October 4, 2013

• LuHi Tournament for MS and HS at Long Island Lutheran HS - October 20, 2013

October 3, 2013

•
Wantagh Tournament for MS and HS October 27, 2013 - Register Here
•
6th Annual "LI Ice Breaker Youth Tournament" at John Glenn HS - December 15, 2013
• Gregor Gillespie Available for HS Team Clinics in the LI or NYC Area - Email  gregorthegift@gmail.com or Call 585-739-9252
•
Amateur MMA Tournament - Prelims Oct 24, Semi Finals Nov 16 and Finals Dec 14

October 2, 2013
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #43 Pillar Chin Ups

October 1, 2013

• St. Anthony's HS is Looking for JV Duals and JV Tournaments
• St Anthony's HS has Openings in their JV Double Elimination Tournament on December 27, 2013
• PRO-EX Wrestling Club - Bohemia

September 28, 2013

• Half Hollow Hills East HS Has Openings in its Dual Meet Tournament on January 18, 2014

September 25, 2013
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #42 Safety Squat Bar versus Bands
• Joe Chaloupka Youth Tournament at Plainedge HS - December 22, 2013
• St. Patricks Day Youth Wrestling Festival at Walt Whitman HS - March 15, 2014
• West Islip HS is Looking for a Non League Dual Meet
• West Islip HS is Looking for 1 Team for their 8 Team Dual Meet Tournament on January 4, 2014

September 20, 2013

• Holy Trinity HS has an Opening for an Assistant Wrestling Coach for the 2013-2014 Season

September 18, 2013

• Interesting Tournament Software from SoftwareSR.  Give it a Look
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #41 Rope Climbing
• Smithtown West HS is Looking for a Tournament on January 18, 2014
• Duanesburg HS has an Opening in the 10th Annual Duanesburg Duals on Saturday, December 14, 2013
• Bellmore JFK HS is Looking for an Assistant Coach

September 17, 2013

• Lions Club Pre-Season Wrestling Challenge - October 13, 2013
• Mahopac HS in Section One has Openings in its Individual Bracketed Tournament on February 1, 2014

September 15, 2013

• Great Neck South HS is Looking for a Dual Meet Tournament or Individual Tournament on December 21, 2013 and January 11 or 18, 2013
• Saint Joseph by the Sea HS (CHSAA Staten Island) is Looking for Non League Dual Meets in December and January
• Sayville HS has Three Openings for the Gray-Fitzgerald Invitational Tournament on December 14, 2013
• Section 2 Holiday Scrimmage - November 29, 2013 at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy NY
• Shenendehowa (Sect 2) is Looking for an Individual Tournament on December 7 or 21, 2013
• Shenendehowa has Openings for its Shen Invite (Individual Tournament) January 18 2014

September 13, 2013

• Iowa Style WC Mini Camp with Penn State's Ed Ruth - September 20-21, 2013

September 11, 2013

• Massapequa Fall Clinic at Massapequa HS - September 16 - November 11, 2013
• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #40 Twist your Wrist

September 8, 2013

• Hudson Valley Challenge at Port Jervis HS - October 13, 2013
• Ascend Wrestling Club Will Be Holding its Fall High School (grades 7-12) Registration on Monday September 9, 2013

September 4, 2013

• John Gaglione's Wrestler-Power Series #39 Giant Cambered Bar versus Chains
• Wantagh 3-Style Wrestling Club Fall Clinic - September 9 - November 6, 2013

September 3, 2013

• Quiet Storm WC Fall Clinic September 12 - November 7, 2013