SUFFOLK COUNTY TOURNAMENT FINALS
Sean Carter of North Babylon battles for a takedown on Dylan Ryder of Hills West. Carter upset the defending state champ, Ryder 2-1 to grab the 113 pound Suffolk crown.
Rocky Point's Corey Connolly won the 152 pound title.
DIVISION II SUFFOLK COUNTY CHAMPIONS
Defending NYS champion Adam Busiello of ESM shrugs Matt Patrizio of Commack en route to winning the 126 pound crown.
DIVISION II CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL RESULTS
99- Joe Sparacio (Bayport-Blue Point) dec. Brenden Goodrich (Mt. Sinai) 2-1
106- Jordan Titus (Center Moriches) tech fall Chris Vedder (SWR) 17-1
113- Connor Pearce (SWR) pinned Ricky D'Elia (SWR) 5-1
120- Mike O'Brien (Mt .Sinai) dec. Eddie Troyano (SWR) 5-1
126- Vincent Miceli (Port Jeff) dec. Matt Campo (Mt. Sinai) 4-0
132- Luke Bokina (Mattituck) maj.dec. Joe O'Brien (Mt. Sinai) 13-3
138- Mike Zariff (Mt. Sinai) dec. Donald Wood (Center Moriches) 5-3 OT
145- Jack Bokina (Mattituck) maj.dec. Joe Evangelista (Port Jeff) 12-4
152- John Carl Petretti (SWR) tech fall Ethan Schmidt (Mattituck) 17-0
160- John O'Neill (Center Moriches) dec. Dylan Mccarthy (Bayport-Blue Point) 7-3
170- Lajess Sawyer (Center Moriches) dec. Colby Suglia (Mattituck) 8-1
182- Mike Sabella (Mt. Sinai) pinned Chris Lepore (Port Jeff) 1:52
195- Jake Croston (Mt. Sinai) pinned Harry Cona (Port Jeff) :39
220- Khrystian Magee (Center Moriches) pinned Jackson Perez (Hampton Bays) 4:07
285- John Hartnett (Bayport-Blue Point) dec. Aldar Molina (Center Moriches) 3-1
OSW Award: Joe Sparacio (8th-grader from Bayport Blue-Point - 99 pounds)
Most Pins Award: Connor Pearce (SWR- 113 pounds) - 4 in 10:23
Champion of Champions: Michael Zariff (Mt. Sinai- 138 pounds)
1. Mt. Sinai (241 points)
2. Center Moriches (222)
3. Port Jefferson (210)
4. Bayport-Blue Point (195)
5. Mattituck (192.5)
Photo by RAY NELSON
John Petretti of SWR won the 152 pound title.
Anthony Sobotoker of North Babylon takes Chris Gomez of Patchogue -Medford to his back en route to a 5-4 decision to win the 138 pound title.
Center Moriches Jordan Titus won the 106 pound title.
Hauppauge's Danny Mauriello won at 145 pounds.
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DIVISION I CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL RESULTS
99- Thomas Diresta (Kings Park) dec. Luke Smith (Hauppauge) 3-0
106- Jake Eckerle (Commack) dec. Ean Segarra (Brentwood) 9-5
113- Sean Carter (North Babylon) dec. Dylan Ryder (Hills West) 2-1
120- Anthony Sciotto (Rocky Point) dec. Zach Redding (ESM) 6-2
126- Adam Busiello (ESM) maj.dec. Matt Patrizio (Commack) 11-1
132- Rafael Lievano (Ward Melville) dec. Chris Esposito (Northport) 7-3
138- Anthony Sobotker (North Babylon) dec. Chris Gomez (Pat-Med) 5-4
145- Danny Mauriello (Hauppauge) dec. Ryan Burgbacher (Pat-Med) 5-4
152- Corey Connolly (Rocky Point) pinned Anthony Dushaj (Hills West) 3:48
160- Jake Silverstein (Hauppauge) maj.dec. Paul Illicete (Copiague) 12-0
170- David Miele-Estrella (North Babylon) maj. dec. Nick Blanton (John Glenn) 14-4
182- Liam McIntyre (Westhampton Beach) dec. Joe Franzese (John Glenn) 5-0
195- Nathan Bauland (Sayville) dec. Paul Toscano (Newfield) 6-2
220- Yashiya Minor (Hills East) dec. Joey Confessore (Sachem North) 3-2 OT
285- Deonte Wilson (Amityville) dec. Joey Slackman (Commack) 5-1
Rocky Point won their second consecutive Suffolk County team title and were paced by champions Anthony Sciotto (52-1) and Corey Connolly (49-4). Three-time state king Adam Busiello (42-0, 227-8 career), a junior from ESM, rolled through the 126-pound bracket and claimed his fifth county crown. Unseeded Sean Carter (38-5) won five bouts and upended reigning state king Dylan Ryder (38-2,132-4), 2-1, with a pivotal second period takedown in the 113-pound final, he was voted the OSW Award in the tournament. Team-runners-up North Babylon had a solid showing and and added champions with state placers: Anthony Sobotker (30-3) in the loaded 138-pound class and three-sport athlete David Miele-Estrella (40-2) at 170. Returning state finalists: Nebraska-bound Jake Silverstein (39-2) and Deonte Wilson (27-2) had impressive tournaments, both will seek redemption in Albany at he NYSPHSAA Championships. In a marquee match-up in the finals, Liam McIntyre (37-1) avenged his League Six finals loss and defeated previously unbeaten Joe Franzese (17-1), both are ranked amongst the top 182-pounders in the state. State caliber county finalists hoping for wild card berths are: Luke Smith (31-4), Zach Redding (39-3), tough Chris Gomez (35-1) and Joey Slackman (35-2), all are capable of high finishes at the state meet. County champions to watch in Albany include Rafael Lievano (41-4), Danny Mauriello (37-3) and Sayville's Nathan Bauland (38-1) at 195. Brentwood senior Nathaniel Lennon had the Most Pins with 3 in 2:19 in the 220-pound class.
1. Rocky Point (137.5 points)
2. North Babylon (127)
3. Hauppauge (124.5)
4. Brentwood (116)
5. ESM (106)
6. Commack (94)
7. Ward Melville (80.5)
8. John Glenn (80)
9. Pat-Medford (73.5)
10. Sachem East (70.5)
Jack Bokina of Mattituck won the 145 pound title.
Jake Silverstein defending county champ from Hauppauge moved up a few weight classes to capture another title, this year at 160 pounds.
Ward Melville's Rafael Lievano won the 132 pound title.
Rocky Point's Anthony Sciotto cranks his cross face cradle in the 120 pound Suffolk final. Sciotto won 6-2 as Rocky Point took the team title over North Babylon and Hauppauge.
Photo by RAY NELSON