Long Island Wrestling Association

 

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LIWA
117 Dale Dr
Oakdale, NY 11769


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Steve Meehan
stevemeehan0809 @ gmail.com

      


Lead Stories



May 13, 2022
The United States Merchant Marine Academy is looking for a Volunteer Asst. Wrestling Coach
Wantagh has openings in its annual David C. Bloom Memorial Duals being held on Saturday December 10, 2022

May 10, 2022
King Kong Wrestling Tournament @ Dynamic (Hauppauge, NY) June 5, 2022
Carle Place HS is looking to hire a Varsity Head Coach for the 2022-2023 season

May 8, 2022
KD Champ Camp at Islip HS June 27-30, 2022

May 4, 2022
Girls War Zone Added to Altebrando Festaval at VHW/Dynamic and Vin Altebrando Festival Combine Forces for Weekend Camp and Wrestling Festival - June 17-19, 2022

April 28, 2022
VHW/Dynamic and Vin Altebrando Festival Combine Forces for Weekend Camp and Wrestling Festival - June 17-19, 2022

April 27, 2022
Barn Brothers Summer Camp at Babylon August 8-11, 2022

April 21, 2022
Vin Altebrando Outdoor Festival - K-6 War Zone - MS & HS Bracketed - June 18, 2022
Lindenhurst Spring Classic, Folkstyle HS and MS Wrestling Tournament May 14, 2022

April 14, 2022
WAR Zone @ Dynamic #16 (Hauppauge, NY) May 15, 2022

April 8, 2022
Sachem Wrestling Camp - June 27-July 1
VHW Wrestling Camps - June 27-July 1, July 11-July 15, July 18-July 22

April 7, 2022
2022 Summer Camp Scholarship Application Avaialable Now
2022 Suffolk All County Dinner Journal

April 6, 2022
Freestyle WAR Zone @ Dynamic (Hauppauge, NY) May 1, 2022

April 5, 2022
The Fun and Safe Wrestling Competition for children ages 4-6 years old at Dynamic Aplil 24, 2022

March 30, 2022
Hewlett HS is looking to hire a paid (full time or part time) coach for the 2022-2023 season

March 15, 2022
Manhasset is looking for 2-3 Suffolk County teams to enter the Manhasset Invitational tournament next season on December 3, 2022
John Glenn will be hosting a FREE practice run by Ryan Patrovich Wednesday March 16th from 7-8:30. All are welcome!

March 9, 2022
10th Annual Bald and Fat Classic at Hampton Bays MS April 30, 2022
Registration for Whitman's St. Patrick's Day You Wrestling Festival extended to Thursday 3/10 at Noon.
Wantagh Warriors Wrestling Club - March 16 - May 25, 2022
WAR Zone – Prepare For Battle! @ Dynamic (Hauppauge, NY) April 10, 2022

February 26, 2022
MAWA Preliminary District Tournament at Fair Lawn, NJ March 19, 2022

February 23, 2022
NYWAY State Championship at Nassau Community College (Flyer) March 12-13, 2022
   Tournament Link for Registration
NYWAY Girls State Championship at Nassau Community College (Flyer) March 12, 2022
   Tournament Link for Registration

February 22, 2022
NYSPHSAA State Wrestling Championships Division 1 Brackets - Official
NYSPHSAA State Wrestling Championships Division 2 Brackets - Official

February 18, 2022
Matt Hole-Lopez, Islip HS, recorded his 100th win in the quarterfinals of the Dr. L Robert "Doc" Fallot Memorial Suffolk County Division 1 Wrestling Championship.
John Tietjen from Sacem East HS recorded his 100th win at the Dr. L Robert "Doc" Fallot Memorial Suffolk County Division 1 Wrestling Championship.
9th Annual Tyler Lynde/Ken Lesser Memorial Wrestling Tournament March 13, 2022

February 17, 2022
Quiet Storm East Wrestling Club Fall Clinic - March 7-May 26, 2022

February 16, 2022
This Saturday, LIU Wrestling will be celebrating their seniors. These seniors have spent the past 4 years dedicating themselves on the mat and in the classroom. Please join LIU Saturday the 19th at 3:30 pm. It will be their last time on the mat in the Pratt Center. They will be taking on the Pioneers of Sacred Heart in their last home match before the EIWA tournament. There will be a pre match ceremony for the seniors at 3:30 pm.

February 15, 2022
Registration for high school practices opens February 21st at the No Limits Wrestling Gym - Click Here for the Registration Flyer or Click Here for the Website
The USA Wrestling NY State Championships at Bay Shore HS are this weekend. Click on the link for registration info.

February 14, 2022
Billy Colloca of West Babylon earned his 100th win at the League 4 Tournament last week..

<February 11, 2022
Click this link for Section XI Livestreams of Both D2 and D1 Tournaments

February 10, 2022
Section 8 D1 Individiual Ranking as of February 9, 2022
Section 8 D1 Team Ranking as of February 9, 2022
Section 8 D1 Championship Brackets
Section 8 D2 Championship Brackets
Section 11 D1 Championship Brackets
Section 11 D2 Championship Brackets
See the individual Sectional Championship Info sheets for info on video streaming available

February 9, 2022
Thomas Andria of Islip collected his 100th career win in the League 6 finals on Saturday..
126lb Sophomore Michael Giugliano of Miller Place Recorded his 100th victory on Saturday at the League 6 Championships..

February 8, 2022
Section 8 D1 Championship Tournament Information
Section 8 D2 Championship Tournament Information

February 7, 2022
Section 11 D1 Championship Tournament Information
Section 11 D2 Championship Tournament Information

February 4, 2022
Section 11 D1 Individiual Ranking as of February 4, 2022

February 2, 2022
Section 8 Qualifying Tournament Information
Section 11 League Tournament Information and Ticket Pre-Purchase Link

January 30, 2022
Wantagh's Tommy Bonasera, hit his 100 wins in Syracuse this weekend at the NYSPHSAA Dual Meet Championships..

January 28, 2022
Inaugural Wolverine Wrestling War at Newfield HS - CANCELLED

January 27, 2022
Section 11 D1 Individiual Ranking as of January 27, 2022

January 26, 2022
Poway Wrestling New York Champ Camp at Long Beach HS - July 25-29, 2022
Saturday January 8, 2022, Senior Alex Giuliani recorded his 100th win in the finals of the Dave Ironman Invitational at Monsignor Farrell.
Saturday January 15 2022, Senior Jake Trovato recorded his 100th victory at the Lindenhurst tournament.
Saturday January 22, 2022, Lindenhurst Head coach Ron Frole recorded his 200th career duel meet victory.

January 25, 2022
Brentwood Coach, Ralph "Nappy" Napolitano, and Shoreham-Wading River Coach, Joe Condon, with former Brentwood coach Bob Panariello after they both won their respective division dual meet championships in Section XI. Ralph and Joe both started their coaching careers when he was the head coach at Brentwood.HS. "He was a tremendous mentor and role model" said Coach Joe Condon.     Click on the photo for a larger image.

January 24, 2022
NFHS feed for the NYSPHSAA Dual Meet Championships - $10.95 per month

January 23, 2022
Cold Spring Harbor's 145lber, Jackson Polo, notched his 150th win yesterday in Cold Spring Harbor's Dual Meet Championship run.
NYSPHSAA State Dual Meet Championships Bracket

January 22, 2022
Section 8 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated
Section 8 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated
Section 11 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated
Section 11 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated

January 21, 2022
Section 8 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated

January 20, 2022
Section 11 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated
Section 11 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated
Streaming Video of the Section 11 Dual Meet Championships Saturday Provided by T&D Sports - FREE
Hofstra Welcomes Binghamton for EIWA Showdown
Section 8 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket - Updated

January 19, 2022
Section 8 D1 and D2 Dual Meet Championship Information
Section 8 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket
Section 8 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket
Large-Scale NYSPHSAA Events Will be Subject to NYSDOH Guidelines
Section 11 D1 Individiual Ranking as of January 19, 2022

January 18, 2022
Mt. Sinai High School wrestler, 126 lbs. Sophomore Brayden Fahrbach, registered his 100th win on January 13th, 2022 against cross-town rival Miller Place High School..
Statewide CHSAA Individiual Ranking as of January 17, 2022
Statewide CHSAA Team Ranking as of January 17, 2022
Section 11 D1 and D2 Dual Meet Championship Information
Section 11 D1 Dual Meet Championship Bracket
Section 11 D2 Dual Meet Championship Bracket

January 17, 2022
Section 8 D1 Individiual Ranking as of January 16, 2022
Section 8 D1 Team Ranking as of January 16, 2022
St. Patricks Day Youth Wrestling Festival at Walt Whitman HS - March 12, 2022
Tulsa Title Trio: Catapano, Rooney, & Mangano Win National Crowns!

January 16, 2022
Shoreham-Wading River HS 132 lb wrestler, Tristan Petretti, earned his 100th career win on Saturday 1/15/22 during his team’s victory over West Islip..

January 14, 2022
Let our kids wrestle: Arbitrary COVID rules are depriving athletes of the joy of competition

January 13, 2022
Hofstra Welcomes Buffalo and Navy for Home Doubleheader Weekend

January 12, 2022
Glen Cove is looking for any competition (multi dual or tournament) for January 22, 2022
Shoreham-Wading River wrestler, Craig Jablonski, earned his 100th career win on 1/12/22 against Hampton Bays HS..

January 9, 2022
Section 11 D2 Individiual Ranking as of January 9, 2022
Section 11 D2 Team Ranking as of January 9, 2022

January 7, 2022
The location for the Massapequa Youth tournament has been moved to The Dynamic Wrestling Academy 415 Oser Ave Unit H in Hauppauge.
Herrick's 118lb Joseph Manfredi's got his 100th win against Baldwin on Wednesday, January 5th..

January 6, 2022
Tickets for Dual and Individual NYSPHSAA Wrestling Championships Now On Sale

January 5, 2022
Section 11 D1 Individiual Ranking as of January 5, 2022

January 4, 2022
15th Annual Richie Anderson Memorial Youth & Middle School Wrestling Tournament - March 5, 2022
Lindenhurst is looking for a tournament on January 15 or January 22, 2022

January 3, 2022
Bellport is looking for a tournament on January 22, 2022
Bellport is looking for a couple of non-league matches
Section 11 D1 Team Ranking as of January 3, 2022
Hewlett heavyweight Jake Maiorano earned his 100th victory last week at the Mid Hudson invitational.

January 2, 2022
• Jonathan Loew of Cornell, (Wantagh) is wrestling in the Southern suffle semifinals at 1:00pm today. You can see the watch on Floarena.

January 1, 2022
Section 8 D1 Individiual Ranking as of January 1, 2022
Section 8 D1 Team Ranking as of January 1, 2022
Stephen Lukas of Eastport-South Manor earned his 100th career win in the finals of the Joe Davidson Memorial tournament this past week

December 31, 2021
The Legacy of Paul Gillespie?Winning, Winning, & More Triumph On The Road to 500!!!

December 27, 2021
Kellenberg Memorial is looking for a tournament on January 15 or January 22, 2022

December 24, 2021
LIU Wrestling Has Four Champions at 2021 Wilkes Invitational

December 23, 2021
On Wednesday, 12/22/21, Ward Melville's Christian Lievano recorded his 100th career win

December 22, 2021
Section 11 D1 Individiual Ranking as of December 22, 2021

December 21, 2021
14th Annual Lindenhurst Youth Wrestling Tournament Powered by WAR Zone, Grades K-8 - January 23, 2022
Hofstra Opens Collegiate Wrestling Duals with Defeats Against #8 Virginia Tech, #6 Arizona State
Hofstra Downed by #22 Northern Iowa
LIU Wrestling Battles Bloomsburg at Home

December 20, 2021
Section 11 D2 Individiual Ranking as of December 19, 2021
Section 11 D2 Team Ranking as of December 19, 2021
Section 11 D1 Team Ranking as of December 20, 2021
Massapequa Youth Tournament for grades K-8th - January 9, 2022

December 15, 2021
Section 8 D1 Individiual Ranking as of December 15, 2021
Section 8 D1 Team Ranking as of December 15, 2021
Section 11 D1 Team Ranking as of December 15, 2021

December 14, 2021
Stony Brook University Wrestling Team Sees Recent Success

December 12, 2021
Matthew Castillo of Port Washington earned his 100th career win in the semi finals of the Hank Paris tournament last weekend
It’s Medals Galore For USMMA Wrestling at Nearby Nassau Open On Sunday

December 11, 2021
Vincent Ziccardi got his 100th win today at the Colt Classic in the finals against Billy Colloca. He was also named OW and Champion of Champions.

December 9, 2021
Bayport-Blue Point is looking for a tournament.
WAR Zone at Kings Park #4 (William T Rogers MS) - Moved to Saturday 1/15

December 8, 2021
Section 8 D1 Individiual Ranking as of December 8, 2021
Section 8 D1 Team Ranking as of December 8, 2021
Section 11 D1 Individiual Ranking as of December 8, 2021

December 7, 2021
Plainview Old Bethpage unfortunately had to miss two tournaments already this year so they are looking for any openings

December 1, 2021
NSCHSAA Pre-Season Wrestlers to Watch as of 12/1/2021
NSCHSAA Pre-Season Dual and Tournament Team Ranking as of December 1, 2021

November 30, 2021
Garden City is looking for 1 team for the Bobby Menges Duals on December 11, 2021

November 29, 2021
Full time PE teacher and wrestling coach job available in central New Jersey

November 28, 2021
Hofstra Opens Dual Meet Schedule Against Rutgers and Wisconsin at Garden State Grapple

November 24, 2021
• Who is the Champion of Long Island? at Dynamic Wrestling Academy #1 moved to December 12

November 23, 2021
Bayport-Blue Point is looking for a non league match.

November 22, 2021
Westbury HS looking for a Interim JV Head Coach for the season

November 18, 2021
Long Beach Gladiator Youth Tournament - December 5, 2021
Hewlett HS is looking for a non-league match on Friday January 14, 2022
Section 11 Pre-Season D2 Team Ranking as of November 18, 2021

November 17, 2021
Section 11 Pre-Season D1 Team Ranking as of November 17, 2021

November 16, 2021
Bayport-Blue Point is looking for a tournament Saturday December 18, 2021, January 15, 2022 or January 22, 2022
Collegiate High School in NYC looking for available tournaments, Saturday December 18, 2021 and January 15, 2022. Other teams must be vaccinated or require Covid tests the week of event.

November 15, 2021
Section 8 Pre-Season Individiual Ranking as of November 15, 2021
Section 8 Pre-Season Team Ranking as of November 15, 2021
Section 11 Pre-Season Individiual Ranking as of November 15, 2021 - “Wrestlers will be ranked in weight classes, 1-6, after certifications?br>
November 13, 2021
Glen Cove is looking for an individual tournament to attend on December 18, 2021

November 12, 2021
Match Night #1 ?Powered by WAR Zone at Dynamic Wrestling Academy Hauppauge - November 19, 2021

November 10, 2021
Binghamton's Anthony Sobotker named EIWA Wrestler of the Week

November 9, 2021
Central Islip is looking for a Middle School Wrestling Coach for the late winter season

November 4, 2021
Commack is looking for a non-league dual meet.
Hills East has openings in the Sal DiFazio Holiday Individual Tournament on December 29-30, 2021
Hills East is looking for a tournament on January 22, 2022



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Mission Statement

The Long Island Wrestling Association is a voluntary, not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering, promoting and encouraging the sport of amateur wrestling on Long Island as a means of building character, physical health and well-being, sportsmanship, self-confidence, self-esteem, and positive attitudes about dedication, persistence, intensity and hard work among the younger generation in order to fit them more adequately for their future role in society.

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The Purposes of the Long Island Wrestling Association, Inc.:

To assist young people to compete in the sport of amateur wrestling by sponsoring tournaments and competitions for wrestlers and clinics for wrestlers and coaches.

To assist and facilitate the creation, development and enhancement of youth wrestling programs.

To assist and facilitate the dissemination of information about wrestling events and activities to wrestlers, coaches, parents and fans.

To assist and facilitate the creation of a travel club to allow wrestlers to attend wrestling camps, clinics, competitions and tournaments in other geographic areas.

To assist wrestlers in obtaining USA Wrestling membership cards to allow them to participate in USA Wrestling sponsored events.

To assist and facilitate the creation and development of work programs, summer and part-time internships with various Long Island and New York City corporate sponsors.

To assist and facilitate the creation and development of a foreign student/wrestler exchange program.

To encourage parents and fans to volunteer their time to assist in the development of youth wrestling programs.

To assist and facilitate the dissemination of information to the general public about the sport of wrestling.

To enhance and support media coverage of wrestling events.

To assist Long Island wrestlers in attending the Olympic training camp and in competing on a national and international level.

To offer membership to the general public in the Long Island Wrestling Association, Inc. and to collect membership dues and other contributions from such membership.

To solicit and collect contributions from individuals, groups, business and social organizations, corporations, foundations and governmental entities in order to finance the activities of the corporation.

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