#1 SEED EASTPORT - SOUTH MANOR PINS COPIAGUE TO ADVANCE IN
THE SUFFOLK COUNTY DUAL MEET PLAYOFFS
Smithtown West's Nick Germano controls Connetquot's Christian Paredes. Germano picked up the decision at 99 pounds.
Adam Busiello (36-0, 224-8 career record) securing the fall at 126 pounds to lead Eastport - South Manor to a 67-12 win over Copiague in the first round of the Suffolk Dual Meet Playoffs. ESM improved to 16-1 on the season.
Dalton Otto kept Connetquot in the match with a decision at 120 pounds.
ESM's Joe Gannone takes down Marvin Lobo of Copiague. Gannon (28-3) picked up the fall at 152 pounds.
NASSAU COUNTY DUAL MEET QUARTERFINAL MATCH-UPS SATURDAY
AT CLARKE HS 11:30 AM :
WANTAGH v. UNIONDALE
LONG BEACH v. LOCUST VALLEY
MACARTHUR v. FARMINGDALE
MASSAPEQUA v. BELLMORE JFK
NCAA HOST SITES
2019- Pittsburgh, PA
2020- Minneapolis, MN
2021- St.Louis, MO
2022- Detroit, MI
CORNELL'S YIANNI DIAKOMIHALIS (21-1) a true freshman is currently ranked 3rd in the nation at 141 lbs...
The top teams on Long Island are:
Wantagh (23-0), Eastport-South Manor (17-1), Rocky Point, Massapequa, John Glenn, Hauppauge, Brentwood, Smithtown West, Long Beach & Mt. Sinai.
Hofstra (7-6) defeated Bloomsburg (27-9) and dropped a dual to EIWA foe Binghamton (27-9). The highlight for the Pride was Michael Hughes (24-2,12 falls) who posted a first period pin in the nitecap match. Hughes, currently ranked 7th in the nation at 285 pounds earned his 100th win and now has a 100-43 career mark.
Iowa defeated Oklahoma State (6-1), 20-12. At 125 pounds - Iowa's Spencer Lee upended All-American Nick Piccinnini (11-3),10-5, in a pivotal bout of the dual. Two-time NCAA champion Dean Heil (16-2) posted a 4-0 shutout over Vince Turk at 141 for the Cowboys. The meet was held at the Carver-Hawkeye Arena before 13,485 fans and the host team is now unbeaten at 10-0...
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NCAA TOP TEN
1. Penn State
2. Ohio State
5. Oklahoma State
7. NC State
9. Arizona State
10. Virginia Tech
WYOMING SEMINARY (PA) WINS EASTERN STATES CLASSIC
BRENTWOOD WILL FACE ESM IN THE SUFFOLK DUAL MEET SEMIFINALS SATURDAY
AT BAY SHORE HS 12:00 PM
Copiague's Paul Illicete works for a reversal on ESM's Michael Parrish. Illicete (19-1) won this 170-pound match 5-3.
NEW YORK STATE
113 - Dylan Ryder
126 - Adam Busiello
(Eastport South Manor)
132- Justin Vines
152- Jacori Teemer
ROCKY POINT WILL FACE JOHN GLENN IN THE OTHER SUFFOLK DUAL MEET SEMIFINAL AFTER GLENN UPSET HAUPPAUGE 43-27
Smithtown West's Nick Camson picks up a takedown against Connetquot's Gil Santiago. Camson won this 160 pound bout as Smithtown West advanced to the next round against Eastport - South Manor. ESM prevailed 39-29.
SMITHTOWN WEST STOPS CONNETQUOT 42-22
JIM & TONY NORDLAND
INDUCTED INTO THE NATIONAL WRESTLING HALL OF FAME
Long Island Wrestling