|WEST ISLIP WINS
| Host, West Islip put six in the finals and crowned two champions: Travis Isgro and Pat Ryan to win The Breast Cancer Awareness Tournament. Isgro (99 pounds) and Ryan (170 pounds) each won their second tournament of the year and both remain unbeaten on Long Island. The Lions amassed 173 points to outdistance runnerup William Floyd with 158 points. Floyd had three champions, Tom Gerle (138), Devin Doran (195), and Andres Roussell (220). Third place team finisher Central Islip (155 points) also crowned three champs with the Sanchez brothers: Mark (120) and Giovanni (126), along with Mike Figueroa (106). Freeport (144.5 pts.) was fourth with one champ and South Windsor, Conneticut traveled down to finish fifth with two champs and 119 points. Conneticut State Champ Casey Mitchell (SW) defeated Floyd's Nick Lomenzo 7-0 in the finals to win the 152 pound title.
Each team selected their own Outstanding Wrestler:
Amityville - Jordan Myers
Bellport - John Rose
Central Islip- Mark Sanchez
Comsewogue - Anthony Hirschfield
Freeport - Maurice Irby
South Windsor - Casey Mitchell
West Islip - Pat Ryan
William Floyd - Tom Gerle
99 - Travis Isgro (WI) p. Walter Ibanez (CI) 1:59.
106 - Mike Figueroa (CI) d. Tom DiGirolomo (WF) 6-1.
113 - Anthony Hirschfield (Coms) d. Tyler Walsh (WI) 7-2.
120 - Mark Sanchez (CI) d. Rob Ulrich (WI) 3-2.
126 - Giovanni Sanchez (CI) d. Jorge Barriero (Fr) 4-2 OT.
132 - Maurice Irby (Fr) p. Braulio Silverio (CI) 4:45.
136 - Tom Gerle (WF) d. Edwin Martinez (Fr) 15-7.
145 - Sam Odell (SW) d. John Rose (Bell) 7-4.
152 - Casey Mitchell (SW) d. Nick Lomenzo (WF) 7-0.
160 - Colin Gironda (Coms) p. John Labonte (SW) 3:02.
170 - Pat Ryan (WI) d. Bastien Pettica (WF) 8-5.
182 - James Mitsos (Coms) d. Matt Braddock (SW) 5-3.
195 - Devin Doran (WF) d. Dylan Colqhoun (WI) 4-2.
220 - Andres Roussell (WF) d. Mike Bilello (WI) 6-2.
285 - Jordan Myers (Am) p. Lashawn Thomas (Fr) 5:50.
1. West Islip 173 points
2. William Floyd 158
3. Central Islip 155
4. Freeport 144.5
5. South Windsor 109
|Pat Ryan of West Islip picks up near fall points against Bastien Pettica of William Floyd. Ryan won this 170 pound final with a 8-5 decision as West Islip, with six finalists, won the tournament .
More pictures below...
|Anthony Hirschfield (Comsewogue)|
|Mark Sanchez (Central Islip)|
|Giovanni Sanchez (Central Islip)|
|Maurice Irby (Freeport)|
|Tom Gerle (William Floyd)|
|"BREAST CANCER AWARENESS"|