James Volpe of Sayville scores at 170 and finished second.
Sayville's Nate Bauland works for a takedown on Miller Place's Matt McNulty. Bauland won this semifinal bout 13-4 and won the195 pound crown.
Rocky Point's Corey Connolly is on the attack as he works for his takedown. The #1 ranked Connolly won the 152 pound League 6 title and paced his team to win with 226.5 points over runnerup Glenn (205 pts.)
ROCKY POINT WINS LEAGUE 6 TOURNAMENT OVER JOHN GLENN
Glenn's Christian Holder battles for a takedown on Westhampton's Lucas Villereale. Holder won the 220 pound title.
Jack Spahn of Islip picks up a takedown and the 145 pound League 6 championship.
Liam McIntyre of Westhampton finished second at 182 pounds.
State finalist Deonte Wilson of Amityville cruised to the 285 crown.
Patrick Giambruno from John Glenn works for an escape at 145 pounds.
Nick Blanton of John Glenn works a reversal as he picked up the fall and went on to win at 170 pounds.
Jake Pohl of Rocky Point finished second at 220 pounds.
Sayville's Joe Lopresti works for a near fall. LoPresti secured the fall and won the 160 pound crown.
LEAGUE VI FINALS
99- Gavin McIntrye (Westhampton Beach) d. Justin Klein (Miller Place) 4-1
106- Francis Whitehouse (Islip) d. Justin Amendola (Rocky Pt) 7-2
113- Logan Sciotto (Rocky Pt) pinned Chris Delise (Islip) 1:45
120- Anthony Sciotto (Rocky Pt) pinned Evan Matias (Rocky Pt) 5:50
126- Sean Paterson (Islip) d. Osman Bayrak (John Glenn) 5-3
132- Kris Ketchum (Rocky Pt) tech fall Jamen Rako (Miller Place) 17-1
138- Ryan Callahan (Rocky Pt) d. Nick Lenio (John Glenn) 5-1
145- Jack Spahn (Islip) d. Patrick Giambruno (John Glenn) 6-2
152- Corey Connolly (Rocky Pt) pinned Ryan Grebe (Miller Place) 3:45
160- Joe LoPresti (Sayville) maj.dec. Justin Vega (John Glenn) 14-5
170- Nick Blanton (John Glenn) pinned James Volpe (Sayville) 3:42
182- Joe Franzese (John Glenn) d. Liam McIntyre (Westhampton Beach) 2-0
195- Nathan Bauland (Sayville) maj.dec. Maximis Maizus (Sayville) 9-1
220- Christian Holder (John Glenn) pinned Nick DeStefano (Sayville) 4:58
285- Deonte Wilson (Amityville) pinned Jake Pohl (Rocky Point) :35
1. Rocky Point (226.5 points)
2. John Glenn (205)
3. Sayville (172)
4. Islip (148)
5. Miller Place (122)
Suffolk dual meet champion and defending tournament champion Rocky Point won the League VI Tournament. The Eagles were paced by the Sciotto brothers; sophomore Logan (42-3) and state bronze medalist Anthony Sciotto (48-1), both posted falls in the finlas. Veteran head coach Darren Goldstein, now in his 13th year at the helm, also had three other league winners: Kris Ketchum (35-8), Ryan Callahan (41-9) and Suffolk's top-ranked Corey Connelly (45-4) at 152. Host John Glenn had a pair of unbeatens: Nick Blanton (39-0) at 170 and state placer Joe Franzese (14-0), both won their weight classes. The state-ranked and OSW winner Franzese defeated previously unbeaten Liam McIntyre (32-1), 2-0, in the marquee match-up of the finals at 182, younger brother Gavin McIntyre (29-6) won the 99-pound title. Sayville had a nice showing and finished in third place, the Golden Flashes were paced by champions: Joe LoPresti (32-6) and tough Nathan Bauland (35-1) at 195 pounds. Islip claimed three gold medals: Francis Whitehouse (32-4), Sean Patterson (32-7) and freshman Jack Spahn (37-2) at 145. State finalist and gridiron star Deonte Wilson (23-0) is currently top-ranked in the state and clamped his opponent in the first period and cruised to the 285-pound championship.