2017 Virginia Beach Nationals: Elfstrum places third, Barczak, Ellefsen all-Americans

Monroe-Woodbury 182-pounder Kendall Elfstrum won his sixth match of the Virginia Beach Senior Nationals, defeating George Walton of Bound Brook, N.J. 4-3 to finish third.

Elfstrum, who will wrestle at Division I Princeton in the fall,  earned all-American (top eight) status for the third straight year.

Monroe-Woodbury’s Evan Barczak and Goshen’s Ryan Ellefsen repeated as all-Americans.

Barczak, who will wrestle for Division I Drexel in the fall, placed fifth at 160 pounds, defeating Shawn Mosca of Wheatley, N.Y. 6-1 for fifth place.

Ellefsen, who will wrestle for Division I Clarion in the fall, pinned Freddie Green of Spanaway Lake, Wash. in 3:53 in the fifth-place match.

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State champion Ryan Ferro picks Ohio State

Warwick senior Ryan Ferro committed to wrestle at Big Ten power Ohio State Sunday afternoon following a visit to Columbus this weekend.

Ferro, a two-time state champion and four-time Section 9 titlist, chose Ohio State over Maryland, North Carolina and Edinboro. He’s expected to compete for a spot in Ohio State’s lineup at 157 pounds. Ohio State placed second in the NCAA Division I championships earlier this month.

“The coaches were great,” Ferro said. “They were nice and seemed very committed at what they were doing there. I really liked that. All the kids on the team treated me good. I thought everything about that school was that awesome.”

For more on Ferro’s commitment, check back later on recordonline.com and Varsity845.com.

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2017 Virginia Beach Nationals Day Two results

Monroe-Woodbury’s Kendall Elfstrum just missed making the 182-pound finals of the Virginia Beach Senior Nationals Saturday.

Elfstrum fell to Mike Battista of Broad Run, Va. 10-9 in the semifinals. Battista escaped late in the match to win. Elfstrum bounced back, winning his next match and will wrestle for third place Sunday.

Monroe-Woodbury 160-pounder Evan Barczak and Goshen 220-pounder Ryan Ellefsen will wrestle for fifth place Sunday.

Eldred senior Noah Curreri, who won six times in the wrestleback round, fell one win short of placing. Curreri lost to Barczak 5-1 in his final match of the tournament.

Minisink Valley 138-pounder Dom Vetrano made a run in the consolation bracket of the Junior Nationals, winning six straight matches. He also was one win away from placing.

Senior Nationals

Tyler Lynch, Minisink Valley, 113 pounds (3-2 in tournament)
First-round wrestleback: pin Curtis Lenz (Rainier, Wash.) :32
Second-round wrestleback: pin Dominic Cerillo (Niceville, Fla.) 3:40
Third-round wrestleback:  W 1-0 Chris Rivera (Patchogue Medford, N.Y.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: L 4-0 Anthony Pacheco (Sanger, Calif.)

Evan Barczak, Monroe-Woodbury, 160 (wrestling for 5th place)
Quarterfinal: L 6-5 Bailee O’Reilly (Goodhue, Minn.)
Seventh-round wrestleback: W 5-1 Noah Curreri (Eldred)
Consolation quarterfinals: W 5-1 Jakob Discher (Wasatch, Utah)
Consolation semifinals: L 2-1 Isaiah Johnson (A.L. Brown, N.C.)

Noah Curreri, Eldred, 160 (6-2)
First-round wrestleback: W 8-3 Charles Small (Manatee, Fla.)
Second-round wrestleback: W 6-0 Hunter Corwin (Union Pines, N.C.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 17-1, 4:00 Solly Cornish (Athens Drive, N.C.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: W 3-1 Juan Vernaza (Somerset Academy, Fla.)
Fifth-round wrestleback: W 3-2 Austin Deffenbaugh (Brandon, Fla.)
Sixth-round wrestleback: W 14-8 Barry Carpenter (Oscar Smith, Va.)
Seventh-round wrestleback: L 5-1 Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury)

Kendall Elfstrum, Monroe-Woodbury, 182 (wrestling for third place)
Quarterfinals: W  6-0 Dan Surich (Mahwah, N.J.)
Semifinals: L 10-9 Mike Battista (Broad Run, Va.)
Consolation semifinals: W 7-2 Josh Loomer (Cajon, Calif.)

Ryan Ellefsen, Goshen, 220 (wrestling for fifth place)
Second-round wrestleback: Pin 1:49 Sebastian Rocher (Mauhs, Vt.)
Third-round wrestleback: Pin 2:09 Darrell Mason (Dunbar, Ill.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: W 7-0 Jarrett Walters (Danville Area, Pa.)
Fifth-round wrestleback: W forfeit Zach Knighton-Ward (Uniondale, N.Y.)
Consolation quarterfinals: Pin 1:29 Joe Marcano (Brandon, Fla.)
Consolation semifinals: L 8-3 Victor Lacombe (Hunterdon Central, N.J.)

Junior Nationals
Joey Porco, Delaware Valley, Pa., 106 pounds (0-2)

First-round wrestleback: Pinned :46 Thomas Dyment (Bethel, Ark.)

Connor Greiner, Minisink Valley, 126 (4-2)
Second-round wrestleback: W 11-0 Joe Paul (Maggie Walker, Va.)
Third-round wrestleback: Pin 3:03 Michael Crockett (Pulaski Academy, Ariz.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: W 7-1 Kyle Sams (Putnam Valley, N.Y.)
Fifth-round wrestleback: L 6-0 Nick Gonzales (Adams City, Colo.)

Mike McKinney, Delaware Valley, Pa., 132 (4-2)
Second-round wrestleback: Pin 3:29 Andy Evans (Freedom, Pa.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 6-4 Skyler Minutelli (Sparrows Point, Md.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: W 8-5 Anthony Herrera (Stansbury, Utah)
Fifth-round wrestleback: W 3-0 Adam Davis (Culver Military Academy, Ind.)
Sixth-round wrestleback: Pinned 2:20 Wes Rayburn (Piedra Vista, N.M.)

Vinny Vetrano, Minisink Valley, 132 (3-2)
Second-round wrestleback: W 5-0 Caelin Cascione (Jansen Beach, Fla.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 13-0 Matt Shelburne (Va.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: L 5-1 Alex Isbrandt (Miami East, Ohio)

Dom Vetrano, Minisink Valley, 138 (7-2)
Second-round wrestleback: W 3-1 Kade Grigsby (Columbia, Idaho)
Third-round wrestleback: W 12-0 Jacob Brady (Timber Creek, Fla.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: W 2-1 Angelo Mahaffey (Saucon Valley, Pa.)
Fifth-round wrestleback: W 1-0 Tristan Sellmer (Floyd, Ind.)
Sixth-round wrestleback: W 5-2 Gavin Stika (Norwayne, Ohio)
Seventh-round wrestleback: W 6-5 Phil Daub (Enka, N.C.)
Eighth-round wrestleback: L 8-2 Trent Johnson (John Hardin, Ky.)

Shawn Davis, Delaware Valley, Pa., 152 (0-2)
Second-round wrestleback: Pinned 3:02 Conor Panzarella (Donovan Catholic, N.J.)

Dillon Ross, Onteora, 152 (4-2)
Second-round wrestleback: W 11-0 Daniel Hajduk (Johns Creek, Ga.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 6-1 Michael Lucas (Holy Rosary Academy, Ark.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: W 4-3 Henry Hill (Vestavia Hill, Ala.)
Fifth-round wrestleback: W 2-1 Mikey Barrett (Bristol Eastern, Conn.)
Sixth-round wrestleback: L 6-0 Ron Miller (Battlefield, Va.)

Shaun Burgos, Pine Bush, 160 (3-2)
First-round wrestleback: Pin :35 Ty Husser (Rossford, Ohio)
Second-round wrestleback: W 12-7 James Murray (Lugoff-Elgin, S.C.)
Third-round wrestleback: L 11-4 Jakob Kennedy (Prince George, Va.)

Timmy Ganuncio, Minisink Valley, 170 (3-2)
Second-round wrestleback: W 11-5 Mike Parrish (Eastport-South Manor, N.Y.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 8-5 Will Kohlins (Lambert, Ga.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: W 7-4 Levi Larkin (West Central, Minn.)
Fifth-round wrestleback: L 6-4 Brandon Dickman (Creekside, Fla.)

Adonis Morano, Middletown, 170 (1-2)
Fourth-round wrestleback: L 6-2 Jack Krug (Bellmore-JFK, N.Y.)

Joey Yanis, Minisink Valley, 182 (2-2)
Fifth-round wrestleback: L 6-2 Tyler Matheny (Lake Braddock, Va.)

Andrew Kidd, Delaware Valley, Pa., 182 (2-2)
Third-round wrestleback: W 13-5 Edward Chavez (Rio Rancho, N.M.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: L 6-3 Christian Salter (Siegel, Tenn.)

Shane Fagan, Delaware Valley, Pa., 182 (0-2)
First-round wrestleback: Pinned 3:16 Austin Andres (Goddard, Kansas)

Andrew Fenner, Minisink Valley, 285 (2-2)
Fourth-round wrestleback: Pin 2:24 Brian Sidle (N.J.)
Fifth-round wrestleback: L 2-0 Isaiah McWilliams (Washington, Ind.)

Sophomore Nationals
Marco Vespa, Monroe-Woodbury, 120 (0-2)
First-round wrestleback:
L forfeit Isaiah Castile (Crete Monee, Ill.)

Nick Curreri, Eldred, 126 (0-2)
Second-round wrestleback: L 5-0 C.J. Thompson (Camden Catholic, N.J.)

Frank Fea, Goshen, 126 (2-2)
Second-round wrestleback: Pin 1:59 Michael Shook (Union Pines, N.C.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 10-5 Zeke Marquez (Silver, N.M.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: L 6-4 Jon Spadaford (Half Hollow Hills East, N.Y.)

Nick Albornoz, Minisink Valley, 132 (2-2)
Third-round wrestleback: W 14-0 Dreyon Eure (Owings Mills, Md.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: Pinned 2:50 Reese Karst (Powell, Wy.)

Jack Dardia, Delaware Valley, Pa., 132 (0-2)
First-round wrestleback: L 3-1 Noah Roulo (Va.)

Damien Lobello, Delaware Valley, Pa. (0-2)
Second-round wrestleback: L 14-0 Lajess Sawyer (Center Moriches, N.Y.)

Steven Gazzillo, Cornwall, 145 (1-2)
First-round wrestleback: Pin 2:50 Kole Krause (Groton, N.Y.)
Second-round wrestleback: L 8-1 Nathan Villareal (Gilroy, Calif.)

Kraig Thomas, Wallkill, 152 (2-2)
Second-round wrestleback: W 5-1 James Robert (Ellis Tech, Conn.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 5-4 Nkosi Barnes (Lexington, N.C.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: L 4-2 Seamus Selmi  (Bethesda-Chevy Chase, Md.)

Will Leonard, Cornwall, 182 (3-2)
First-round wrestleback: Pin 2:16 Jayden McCubbin (Cave Spring, Va.)
Second-round wrestleback: W 4-2 Dylynn Houser (Cookeville, Tenn.)
Third-round wrestleback: W 5-4 Tahjah Watts (Vidalia, Ga.)
Fourth-round wrestleback: L 9-1 Shane Noonan (Hazleton Area, Pa.)

Freshman Nationals
Nick Picariello, Minisink Valley, 106 pounds
Second-round wrestleback:
Pinned 3:52 Logan Sciotto (Rocky Point, N.Y.)

Nate Ross, Onteora, 126 (0-2)
First-round wrestleback: Pinned 1:26 Stockton O’Brien (Wasatch, Utah)

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2017 Virginia Beach Nationals Day One Results: Barczak, Elfstrum reach quarters

Monroe-Woodbury seniors Evan Barczak and Kendall Elfstrum advanced to the quarterfinals of the Virginia Beach Senior Nationals Friday.

Barczak, wrestling at 160 pounds, reeled off three straight wins by decision, starting with an 11-2 victory over Colorado state champion Kolsen Welham. He meets two-time Minnesota state champion Bailee O’Reilly in the quarterfinals.

Elfstrum, the state 182-pound champion, also won three straight matches by decision. He defeated two-time Utah state champion Ritchie Heywood 4-2 in the round of 16. Elfstrum faces Dan Surich of Mahwah, N.J. in the quarterfinals.

Senior Nationals
Round of 16
160 pounds: Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Jesse Rocco (Bangor, Pa.) 12-3; 182: Kendall Elfstrum (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Ritchie Heywood (Wasatch, Utah, two-time state champion) 4-2.
Round of 32
113: Stephen Dabelko (Coronado, Colo) d. Tyler Lynch (Minisink Valley) 14-9; 160: Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Nate Kinsey (Cary, N.C.) 13-3; 182: Kendall Elfstrum (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Bradford Crislip (Ravenna, Ohio) 8-7; 220: Brice Pomeroy (Riverside, W. Va.) d. Ryan Ellefsen (Goshen) 8-6.
Round of 64
160: Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Kolsen Welham (Holy Family, Colo., state champion) 11-2; Stephan Glasgow (Bound Brook, N.J., two-time state champion) d. Noah Curreri (Eldred) 14-5; 182: Kendall Elfstrum (Monroe-Woodbury) d. Sam Ashway (Kell, Ga., state champion) 17-7; 220: Ryan Ellefsen (Goshen) d. Marquis Cobbs (Cave Spring, Va.) 6-0.

Junior Nationals
Round of 16
182: Caden Steffen (Zumbrota-Mazeppa, Minn.) d. Joey Yanis (Minisink Valley) 3-2
Round of 32
106: Devin Sweeney (Potomac, Va.) d. Joey Porco (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 11-4; 170: Chase Forrester (Commerce, Ga.) d. Adonis Morano (Middletown) 14-6; 182: Joey Yanis (Minisink Valley) pin Brantley Little (North Forsyth, Ga.) 5:00; Justin Johnson (Owasso, Okla.) pin Andrew Kidd (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 1:03; 285: Cade Ridley (Commerce, Ga., state champion) pin Andrew Fenner (Minisink Valley) 5:24.
Round of 64
126: Ramazan Attasauov (Wayland, Mass., state champion) d. Connor Greiner (Minisink Valley) 7-1; 132: Saul Ervin (Union County, Ky., two-time state champion) d. Vinny Vetrano (Minisink Valley) 8-2; 138: Jake Garcia (Corona del Sol, Ariz.) pin Dom Vetrano (Minisink Valley) 1:33; 152: Matt Price (Piedmont, N.C.) d. Dillon Ross (Onteora) 3-2; 160: Erich Byelick (Lake Highland, Fla, two-time state champion) pin Shaun Burgos (Pine Bush) 1:07; 170: Adonis Morano (Middletown) d. Brandon Cooper (Bozeman, Mt.) 3-1; 182: Joey Yanis (Minisink Valley) pin Gerald Seeney (Scott, Ky.) 4:51; Andrew Kidd (Delaware Valley, Pa.) d. Bailey Coates (Benedictine, Va., state champion) 7-3 Ryan Fredette (Winslow, Maine, three-time state champion) tech. fall Shane Fagan (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 16-0, 2:45; 285: Andrew Fenner (Minisink Valley) d. Ramses Montalvo (Brooke Point, Va., state champion) 3-1.
Round of 128
126: Connor Greiner (Minisink Valley) pin Luke Schell (New Milford, Conn.) 2:53; 132: Tyler Jenkins (Rootstown, Ohio) d. Mike McKinney (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 8-6; Vinny Vetrano (Minisink Valley) d. Hunter Taylor (Independence, W. Va., state champion) 7-5; 138: Dom Vetrano (Minisink Valley) d. Rich Andrews (Ponaganset, R.I.) 12-0; 152: Cooper Roberts (Buford, Ga.) pin Shawn Davis (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 1:44; 160: Shaun Burgos (Pine Bush) d. Ian Barr (State College, Pa.) 14-10; 170: Garrett Barth (Fremont Ros, Ohio) d. Timmy Ganuncio (Minisink Valley) 7-4.

Sophomore Nationals
Round of 32
132: Peter Rolle (Edmond, Okla.) pin Nick Albornoz (Minisink Valley) :55; 182: Jeremy Nutt (Camden Catholic, N.J.) d. Will Leonard (Cornwall) 10-4.
Round of 64
126: Asa Garcia (Avon, Ind.) d. Frank Fea (Goshen) 5-3; 132: Nick Albornoz (Minisink Valley) pin Luke Canrobert (Newton Conover, N.C) :35; 138: Eian Sherman (Sandusky, Ohio) pin Damien Lobello (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 1:45. 160: John Podsednik (Leonardtown, Md.) d. Kraig Thomas (Wallkill) 14-0
Round of 128
120: Anthony Caruso (Cape Henlopen, Dela.) pin Marco Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury) 5:35; 126: Marcus Peterson (Sumner, Wash) d. Nick Curreri (Eldred) 8-4; 132: Dyllon Bernard (Comeaux, La.) pin Jack Dardia (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 3:11; 145: Chris Fasano (Pueblo County, Colo.) d. Steven Gazzillo (Cornwall) 8-4.

Freshman Nationals
Round of 128
106 pounds: Ethan Liptzin (Howell, N.J.) d. Nick Picariello (Minisink Valley) 7-2; 126: Stockton O’Brien (Wasatch, Utah) pin Nate Ross (Onteora) 2:30
Round of 256
106: Dominic Tafuri (Cedar Grove, N.J.) pin Thomas Porco (Delaware Valley, Pa.) 2:57.

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Softball schedule for March

The 2-feet of snow dropped by Winter Storm Stella is still messing up the works in the Hudson Valley, but some scheduled scrimmages and games for softball are still on the schedule before the end of the month.
Here is a look at what lies ahead, although we would advise you follow the schedules on the OCIAA website and check with your schools on whether the contests will still go on:
Saturday, March 25
Cornwall, Valley Central at Suffern, 9 a.m.
Pine Bush, Port Jervis, Newburgh vs. Delaware Valley (Pa.), at Airport Park 10 a.m.
Monroe-Woodbury at Pearl River, 11 a.m.
Monday, March 27
Warwick vs. Vernon, N.J., at Maple Grange Park, 3:30 p.m.
Valley Central at Marlboro, 4:15 p.m.
Wallkill vs. Highland, at Tony Williams Park, 4:15 p.m.
Tuesday, March 28
Ketcham at Pine Bush, 4 p.m.
Warwick at Pearl River, 4 p.m.
Rondout Valley at Catskill, 4:15 p.m.
Arlington B at Marlboro, 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29
Cornwall at Valley Central, 4 p.m.
New Paltz at Newburgh, 4 p.m.
MHAL – Ellenville at Onteora, 4:15 p.m.
Pearl River at Monroe-Woodbury, 4:15 p.m.
Tri-Valley at Hancock, 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 30
Wallkill at Newburgh, 4 p.m.
Non-league – Clarkstown South at Monroe-Woodbury, 4:15 p.m.
Non-league – O’Neill at Highland, 4:15 p.m.
Marlboro at Middletown, 4:30 p.m.
Friday, March 31
Monroe-Woodbury at North Rockland, 4 p.m.
MHAL – New Paltz at Rondout Valley, 4:15 p.m.
Non-league – Tuxedo at Yonkers Montessori Academy, 4:30 p.m.
Cliffside Park, N.J., at Middletown, 4:30 p.m.

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Who’s wrestling at Virginia Beach Nationals

Monroe-Woodbury’s Evan Barczak and Kendall Elfstrum and Goshen’s Ryan Ellefsen look to repeat as all-Americans at the Virginia Beach Nationals this weekend.

Barczak placed fourth and Elfstrum and Ellefsen were fifth in their respective weight classes at the Junior Nationals last season.

Elfstrum won the state high school Division I 195-pound title last month. He will wrestling at 182 this weekend.

Ellefsen, who placed third in the high school state tournament at 220 pounds, captured the NYWAY state title last weekend.

Minisink Valley junior 182-pounder Joey Yanis, who also was a champion at the NYWAY tournament, will compete in the Junior Nationals.

Here’s a list of local wrestlers that will be competing in Virginia Beach:
Senior Nationals (Friday-Sunday): Tyler Lynch (Minisink Valley, 113 pounds); Evan Barczak (Monroe-Woodbury, 160); Noah Curreri (Eldred, 160); Kendall Elfstrum (Monroe-Woodbury, 182); Ryan Ellefsen (Goshen, 220)

Junior Nationals (Friday-Sunday): Joey Porco (Delaware Valley, Pa., 106); Dylan Earl (Monroe-Woodbury, 113); Connor Greiner (Minisink Valley, 126); Mike McKinney (Delaware Valley, Pa., 132); Vinny Vetrano (Minisink Valley, 132); Dom Vetrano (Minisink Valley, 138); Shawn Davis (Delaware Valley, Pa., 152); Dillon Ross (Onteora, 152); Shaun Burgos (Pine Bush, 160); Timmy Ganuncio (Minisink Valley, 170); Adonis Morano (Middletown, 170); Shane Fagan (Delaware Valley, Pa., 182); Andrew Kidd (Delaware Valley, Pa., 182); Joey Yanis (Minisink Valley, 182);  Andrew Fenner (Minisink Valley, 285).

Sophomore Nationals (Friday-Sunday): Marco Vespa (Monroe-Woodbury, 120); Nick Curreri (Eldred, 126); Frank Fea (Goshen, 126); Nick Albornoz (Minisink Valley, 132); Jack Dardia (Delaware Valley, Pa.); Steven Gazzillo (Cornwall, 145); Damien Lobello (Delaware Valley, Pa.); Kraig Thomas (Wallkill, 152); Will Leonard (Cornwall, 182).

Freshmen Nationals (Friday-Sunday): Nick Picariello (Minisink Valley, 106); Thomas Porco (Delaware Valley, Pa., 106); Travis Norman (Delaware Valley, 106); Machias McGill (Delaware Valley, Pa., 113); Nate Ross (Onteora, 126).

Middle School Nationals (Saturday-Sunday): Nick Fea (Goshen, 85); Nick Ross (Onteora, 105); Pat Ross (Onteora, 105); Cooper Kidd (Delaware Valley, Pa., 112); Jason Henderson (Delaware Valley, Pa., 180); Adam Fenner (Minisink Valley, 230).

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Former NFA student makes hometown boxing debut

By Ken McMillan
Times Herald-Record

NEWBURGH – On the day of his first hometown boxing match, Marquise Williams spent the afternoon with his coach, Leonard Lee. He slept a bit and basically hung out.
“We talked, argued and laughed … all kind of stuff,’’ Lee said. “We were just relaxing.’’
As the Newburgh Free Academy gymnasium filled to half-capacity for the New York Daily News Golden Gloves semifinals, Williams kept to himself in the downstairs locker room. He got weighed in, ate a bit and had his hands taped.
It was a long wait for Williams and his friends and followers in the bleachers and ringside metal chair seats. There were 11 fights on the schedule – most of the three-round, three-minute variety – and it started with two female fights, followed by the men in the lighter weights. Williams didn’t make it into the ring until well past 10 o’clock for the final bout of the night, a 201-pound open semifinal against Matthew Tinker of the New York Athletic Club.
“I am feeling great,’’ Williams said about 90 minutes before his bout. “The hour before you fight in your hometown, there’s a lot of peer pressure and everything. It’s a good feeling at the same time.’’
Lee, once Williams’ legal guardian, was also feeling the pressure and probably not as well.
“My stomach is all in knots,’’ Lee said. “I am hoping he does the right thing.’’
In an unexpected turn of events, Lee was asked not to be in Williams’ corner. Manager Pat Zagarino and trainer Mike Murphy – who handled Williams when he trained at the Atlantic Veterans Memorial Boxing Club in Bellport, Long Island, for much of 2016 – handled the corner work. The decision caught Lee a bit by surprise and when asked how he felt about it, Lee said, “I don’t know.’’
“I like to be right there in his face,’’ he said. “It is what it is. I will be close by. He’s going to hear me. They want me on the side. I do a lot of screaming and yelling.’’
Lee said he knows who Williams will turn to when the time comes.
“I am his coach and mentor and, I guess, confidante,’’ he said. “He comes to me.’’
Scouting reports are rare in the amateur boxing ranks. All Williams learned about his opponent Tinker was he’s tall and has a good jab.
“I’ll counter his jab and work the body and get him up and out of here,’’ Williams said.
Lee said it was important for his fighter to be aggressive from the start, use his “vicious” jabs and seize control of the fight.
“In amateur boxing, you can’t wait,’’ Lee said. “In professional boxing you get to set them up, feel them out. In amateurs, you got three rounds, three minutes, so you have to go get him. … If he touches that boy, he lets that individual know that ‘I am in charge.’ That’s good.’’
Former World champion Iran Barkley was in attendance and used the showcase to meet and greet fans. Barkley would like to add his name to a potential boxing club proposed for Broadway in the City of Newburgh.

kmcmillan@th-record.com
Twitter: @KenMcMillanTHR

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Girls track and field: Final Section 9 girls leaders

(Top-50 state rankings in parenthesis)

55 meters: (15) De’ja Bowen (Middletown, So.) 7.21; (39) Kayla Meade (Cornwall, Jr.) 7.37; Kate Laskoski (Goshen, Sr.) 7.42; Marielle Apronti (Newburgh, Sr.) 7.55; Crystal Hughes (Dover, Sr.) 7.57; Kyara Thompson (Newburgh, Sr.) 7.60; Medina Walters (Rondout Valley, So.) 7.64; Charlotte O’Connor (Warwick, 8th) 7.65; Jody Smith (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 7.65; Sam Rodriguez (Wallkill, Fr.) 7.66; Rachel Gutierrez (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 7.67; Aniyah Fisher (Washingtonville, Sr.) 7.72; Sam Bisland (Monticello, Sr.) 7.79; Livi Longendyke (Kingston, So.) 7.80; Claire Ruotolo (Cornwall, Sr.) 7.81.

55 hurdles: (25) Penny Greibesland (Warwick, Sr.) 8.55; Anycia Cole (Goshen, Sr.) 8.81; Tiandra Whilby (Middletown, Jr.) 8.87; Emily Pazuello (Sullivan West, Sr.) 8.98; Ahnrea McCaskill (Newburgh, Sr.) 9.00; Hallie Klosterman (Wallkill, Jr.) 9.23; Kyla Browne (Poughkeepsie, So.) 9.23; Alicia Porter (Cornwall, So.) 9.30; Lisa Jacobsen (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 9.34; Megan Geary (Washingtonville, Jr.) 9.36; Gabriela Nolan (Liberty, Jr.) 9.46; Seraya Freidman (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 9.62; Hannah Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 9.65; Olivia Cambalik (Wallkill, Jr.) 9.70; Kristen Henry (Cornwall, Sr.) 9.72.

300: (21) Kate Laskoski (Goshen, Sr.) 40.69; (24) Ahnrea McCaskill (Newburgh, Sr.) 40.92; (34) Bria Oatman (Middletown, So.) 41.37; (41) Brianna Lawless (Washingtonville, Sr.) 41.49; (48) Kristin Lubeskie (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 41.69; Kyara Thompson (Newburgh, Sr.) 42.33; Marielle Apronti (Newburgh, Sr.) 42.33; Justine Brooks (Newburgh, Sr.) 42.75; Katie Conter (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 42.93; Janessa Lightfoot (Pine Bush, So.) 43.06; Juantasia Cumberbatch (Newburgh, Sr.) 43.41; Medina Walters (Rondout Valley, So.) 43.51; Zarah Harris (Valley Central, Sr.) 43.53; Asya Jeune (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 43.58; Brittanie Whyte (Newburgh, Sr.) 43.61.

600: (9) Zarah Harris (Valley Central, Sr.) 1:34.62; (36) Kate Laskoski (Goshen, Sr.) 1:37.79; (41) Tallula Gann (Sullivan West, So.) 1:38.13; (45) Gabby Fanning (Cornwall, Sr.) 1:38.36; Grace Atlas (Goshen, Jr.) 1:41.39; Maanasa Hanubal (Washingtonville, Fr.) 1:43.57; Genevieve Reilly (Warwick, Fr.) 1:43.73; Morgan Serkes (Goshen, Sr.) 1:45.18; Ella DePhillips (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 1:45.26; Angela Fini (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 1:45.33; Olivia Trevena (Pine Plains, Fr.) 1:46.03; Sara Figueroa (Middletown, Sr.) 1:46.20; Nadia Cathcart (Roosevelt, So.) 1:46.32; Brianna Lawless (Washingtonville, Sr.) 1:47.88; Giana Bello (Valley Central, 8th) 1:48.56.

1,000: (15) Kaylah Quarshie (Port Jervis, Sr.) 2:55.28; (44) Olivia Elston (Goshen, Sr.) 3:01.60; (47) Kristin Thompson (Warwick, 8th) 3:01.97; Daniella Napoli (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 3:02.37; Jessica Pidgeon (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 3:02.39; Madison Montgomery (Goshen, So.) 3:04.18; Giuliana Sadler (Minisink Valley, So.) 3:05.28; Morgan Serkes (Goshen, Sr.) 3:05.86; Taylor Edmundson (Webutuck, Jr.) 3:06.70; Sarah Trainor (Roosevelt, Fr.) 3:07.38; Hannah Mellino (Cornwall, Sr.) 3:07.90; Jackie Corbett (Pine Bush, Sr.) 3:08.40; Nadia Cathcart (Roosevelt, So.) 3:08.96; Sydney Decker (Cornwall, Jr.) 3:11.35; Jennie Prial (Warwick, Sr.) 3:11.53.

1,500: (17) Kaylah Quarshie (Port Jervis, Sr.) 4:42.79; (38) Olivia Elston (Goshen, Sr.) 4:49.37; (46) Sarah Trainor (Roosevelt, Fr.) 4:50.36; Annie Kurdziel (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 4:52.46; Giuliana Sadler (Minisink Valley, So.) 4:53.16; Hannah Mellino (Cornwall, Sr.) 4:55.15; Kristin Thompson (Warwick, 8th) 4:58.03; Sydney Decker (Cornwall, Jr.) 4:59.70; Morgan Serkes (Goshen, Sr.) 5:01.46; Zoe Scileppi (Cornwall, Jr.) 5:01.90; Nadia Cathcart (Roosevelt, So.) 5:02.66; Jessica Pidgeon (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 5:03.03; Meredith Hickman (Cornwall, So.) 5:04.30; Madison Montgomery (Goshen, So.) 5:05.11; Jackie Corbett (Pine Bush, Sr.) 5:06.40.

1,500 race walk: (26) Margaret Ryan (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 7:33.13; (27) Jillian McEneaney (Monticello, Sr.) 7:33.50; (30) Danielle Lovelace (Pine Bush, So.) 7:35.47; (43) Jewel Pignetti (Cornwall, Sr.) 7:47.09; Clara Flores-Reninger (Onteora, Jr.) 8:04.96; Emily Downs (Onteora, Sr.) 8:21.50; Kayla Pucci (Goshen, So.) 8:30.46; Angie Ballard (Tri-Valley, So.) 8:44.99; Olivia Fischer (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 8:46.35; Danielle Takas (New Paltz, So.) 8:48.30; Emma Armstrong (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 8:48.83; Kasey McGee (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 8:53.00; Cassidy Lucas (Rondout Valley, Sr.) 9:08.76; Kim Vu (Valley Central, Jr.) 9:10.36.

3,000: (10) Olivia Elston (Goshen, Sr.) 10:01.48; (32) Jennie Prial (Warwick, Sr.) 10:21.92; (37) Sarah Trainor (Roosevelt, Fr.) 10:24.00; Meredith Hickman (Cornwall, So.) 10:34.64; Giuliana Sadler (Minisink Valley, So.) 10:40.62; Dana Lynch (Middletown, So.) 10:52.27; Annie Kurdziel (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 10:53.15; Nadia Cathcart (Roosevelt, So.) 10:55.10; Morgan Serkes (Goshen, Sr.) 10:55.14; Julia Hoyt (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 11:03.92; Madison Montgomery (Goshen, So.) 11:10.01; Danielle Bartolotta (Warwick, Sr.) 11:12.10; Heidi Cavalluzzo (Valley Central, Sr.) 11:16.10; Heidi Cavalluzzo (Valley Central, Sr.) 11:16.10; Michaela Calandra (Warwick, So.) 11:23.80; Sarah Kern (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 11:25.21.

800 relay: (3) Newburgh 1:42.34; (22) Middletown 1:45.90; (31) Washingtonville 1:47.06; Monroe-Woodbury 1:49.18; Cornwall 1:50.71; Sullivan West 1:51.13; Goshen 1:52.00; Pine Bush 1:52.77; Wallkill 1:54.27; Kingston 1:54.34; Warwick 1:54.92; Rondout Valley 1:56.18; Port Jervis 1:56.80; Chester 1:57.00; Valley Central 1:59.60.

1,600 relay: (6) Newburgh 3:57.24; (31) Goshen 4:06.90; Monroe-Woodbury 4:13.10; Kingston 4:13.77; Warwick 4:15.60; New Paltz 4:20.61; Middletown 4:24.11; Washingtonville 4:25.14; Minisink Valley 4:27.04; Valley Central 4:27.92; Pine Bush 4:34.48; Cornwall 4:39.24; Marlboro 4:41.79; Sullivan West 4:44.58; Roosevelt 4:49.40.

3,200 relay: (5) Goshen 9:15.66; (18) Warwick 9:30.77; (29) Cornwall 9:41.60; (45) Monroe-Woodbury 9:56.38; (48) Washingtonville 9:58.15; Roosevelt 10:23.79; Valley Central 10:35.90; Kingston 10:36.75; Minisink Valley 10:37.98; Pine Bush 10:45.68; Middletown 10:50.42; Ellenville 11:03.98; Wallkill 11:14.22; Newburgh 11:14.44; Rondout Valley 11:35.34.

High jump: (24) Samantha Shaw (Kingston, Sr.) 5-2; (24) Lisa Jacobsen (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 5-2; (38) Ahnrea McCaskill (Newburgh, Sr.) 5-1; (38) Kristen Boerke (Washingtonville, Jr.) 5-1; (38) Tessa Kilmer (Pine Plains, Jr.) 5-1; Taylor Edmundson (Webutuck, Jr.) 5-0; Anjalyna Talmadge (Pine Bush, So.) 5-0; Hannah Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 4-10; De’ja Bowen (Middletown, So.) 4-10; Kristen Henry (Cornwall, Sr.) 4-10; Kristin Thompson (Warwick, 8th) 4-10; Emily Mildner (Wallkill, Sr.) 4-10; Erin Clune (Rondout Valley, Jr.) 4-8; Hallory McBride (Goshen, Sr.) 4-8; Jenna Vairo (Fallsburg, Jr.) 4-8; Hallie Klosterman (Wallkill, Jr.) 4-8; Rosalind Bendell (New Paltz, Jr.) 4-8; Kayla Elder (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 4-8.

Long jump: (49) Anycia Cole (Goshen, Sr.) 17-1; Emily Gerdin (Washingtonville, So.) 16-5; Riley Wood (Wallkill, Sr.) 16-3.25; Seraya Freidman (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 16-2.5; Elizabeth Licameli (Newburgh, So.) 15-11; Jenna Maggiolo (Pine Bush, Jr.) 15-11; Penny Greibesland (Warwick, Sr.) 15-7.25; Asya Jeune (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 15-7; Grace Longendyke (Kingston, Jr.) 15-4; Tahnylah Mann (Ellenville, Fr.) 15-0; Annabelle Alpar (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 14-10; Olivia Avello (Rondout Valley, So.) 14-9.5; Megan Geary (Washingtonville, Jr.) 14-8.5; Britany Caligiuri (Washingtonville, So.) 14-8; Lenora Papuli (Marlboro, Sr.) 14-6.25.

Triple jump: (45) Asya Jeune (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 35-5.5; Jenna Maggiolo (Pine Bush, Jr.) 34-8.25; Grace Longendyke (Kingston, Jr.) 34-7.75; Emily Gerdin (Washingtonville, So.) 34-5.75; Brianna DeGennaro (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 34-5.5; Riley Wood (Wallkill, Sr.) 34-3.5; Eyram Agbeli (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 34-3.5; Charlotte O’Connor (Warwick, 8th) 33-10.25; Elizabeth Licamelli (Newburgh, So.) 32-8; Faith Cartisano (Pine Bush, Jr.) 31-3; Alicia Porter (Cornwall, So.) 31-2.75; Anycia Cole (Goshen, Sr.) 30-11; Erin Weimann (Rondout Valley, Jr.) 30-8.25; Jenna Vairo (Fallsburg, Jr.) 30-6.25; Lindsay Ward (Cornwall, 8th) 30-2.

Shot put: (24) Kaela Bazemore (Valley Central, Sr.) 36-2; (39) Julianna Tobin (Minisink Valley, Jr.) 34-10.5; Kaela Santos (New Paltz, Sr.) 33-8.75; Katie Casazza (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 33-4; Quavia Simmons (Cornwall, Sr.) 31-10; Isabella Fabrizio (Cornwall, Fr.) 31-5.5; Ivory Bomba (Middletown, So.) 31-4.25; Abigail Santos (New Paltz, So.) 30-11.5; Liz Manderson (Cornwall, So.) 30-4.5; Tyra Chase (Middletown, Sr.) 30-2; Adrienne Crawford (Kingston, So.) 29-11.5; Olivia Stemkowski (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 29-5.25; Katie Howerter (Burke, Sr.) 28-10.75; Melissa Leach (Pine Plains, Jr.) 28-5; Samantha Marino (Wallkill, Fr.) 27-11.

Weight throw: (15) Jillian Dorego (Cornwall, Sr.) 45-4.5; (21) Julianna Tobin (Minisink Valley, Jr.) 44-5.5; (26) Katie Casazza (Monre-Woodbury, Sr.) 42-9.5; (36) Tamera Dorcinville (Cornwall, Jr.) 39-4; (38) Erin Wilson (Washingtonville, Jr.) 39-2; (45) Ivory Bomba (Middletown, So.) 38-6.25; (46) Ashleigh Convery (Minisink Valley, Jr.) 38-6; (48) Kaela Santos (New Paltz, Sr.) 38-4.5; (50) Kaitlin Conte (Marlboro, So.) 38-2; Liz Manderson (Cornwall, So.) 34-9; Marguerite Wilson (Middletown, Sr.) 33-9.5; Erica Clark (Liberty, Sr.) 31-3.5; Mira Bozman (Rondout Valley, Sr.) 30-8; Kathryn Harley (Wallkill, Sr.) 30-6; Olivia Stemkowski (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 29-9.5.

Pole vault: (8) Kristin Lubeskie (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 11-3; (8) Kaeli Thompson (Warwick, So.) 11-3; (30) Gabrielle Nebiker (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 10-0; (30) Colleen Leahey (Burke, Sr.) 10-0; (30) Genevieve Reilly (Warwick, Fr.) 10-0; Meghan Romaguera (Rondout Valley, Sr.) 9-0; Lyndsey Julian (Washingtonville, Jr.) 8-6; Julia Pena (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 8-6; Sydney Tomaine (Roosevelt, So.) 8-0; Sam Becker (Sullivan West, So.) 8-0; Noa Raskin (New Paltz, Jr.) 8-0; Daniella Raymond (Washingtonville, So.) 8-0; Kate Sanchirico (Dover, Jr.) 7-0; Gabby Gerving (O’Neill, Jr.) 7-0; Juliana Losee (Pine Plains, So.) 7-0; Madeline Sorensen (Warwick, Fr.) 7-0; Jenny McKnight (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 7-0; Naja Ogburn (Middletown, So.) 7-0; Gianna Scancarello (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 7-0; Ava Defelice (Goshen, 8th) 7-0; Seraya Freidman (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 7-0.

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Boys track and field: Final Section 9 boys leaders

(Top-50 state rankings in parenthesis)

55 meters: (7) Jaheim Jones (Lourdes-Section 1, So., Marlboro resident) 6.43; (13) Kabongo Barry (Spackenkill, Sr.) 6.46; (43) Davon Davis (Pine Bush, Sr.) 6.62; Curai White (Middletown, Sr.) 6.64; Markese Shelby (Roosevelt, Sr.) 6.89; Ethan Penner (O’Neill, Sr.) 6.82; Nathaniel Drew (Newburgh, So.) 6.83; Tyler Williams (Warwick, Sr.) 6.84; Jadon Munroe (Newburgh, Jr.) 6.87; Trevon Reid (Poughkeepsie, Sr.) 6.89; T.J. Gayle (Cornwall, Sr.) 6.92; Jaquon Futrell (Dover, Sr.) 6.93; Sakai Daniels (Port Jervis, Jr.) 6.93; Bryan Vil (Valley Central, Sr.) 6.94; Sam Prentiss (Roosevelt, Sr.) 6.94; Jeremiah Miller (Newburgh, Sr.) 6.96.

55 hurdles: (6) My-Kell Farrar (Monticello, Sr.) 7.54; (10) Michael Mullally (Sullivan West, Jr.) 7.59; (33) Vernon Taylor (Middletown, Sr.) 7.81; (39) Jalen Rose (Middletown, Sr.) 7.86; Robert Walker (Newburgh, Sr.) 7.93; Adam Bush (Pine Bush, Sr.) 7.93; Maximo Olavarria (Cornwall, Jr.) 7.99; Ricardo Singh (Newburgh, So.) 8.02; Dennis VanDunk (Warwick, Sr.) 8.05; Kesigh Deloatch (Warwick, Sr.) 8.08; Max LaFalce (Roosevelt, Sr.) 8.13; Najanni Duffus (Middletown, Jr.) 8.22; Sam Prentiss (Roosevelt, Sr.) 8.30; Ryler Gould (Newburgh, 8th) 8.37; Kyle Lindsell (Cornwall, So.) 8.44.

300: (10) Mathew Morales (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 34.75; (11) Davon Davis (Pine Bush, Sr.) 34.76; (19) Stephon Scott (Newburgh, Sr.) 35.11; (20) Robert Walker (Newburgh, Sr.) 35.12; (39) Kabongo Barry (Spackenkill, Sr.) 35.68; (50) My-Kell Farrar (Monticello, Sr.) 35.90; Brendon Hanson (Newburgh, Jr.) 36.07; Ricardo Singh (Newburgh, So.) 36.13; Brian Ramirez (Middletown, Sr.) 36.27; Dwayne Smith (Poughkeepsie, Sr.) 36.83; Josh Mallard (Washingtonville, Jr.) 37.15; Devon Legrair (Middletown, Jr.) 37.18; Seth Goitia (Cornwall, Jr.) 37.28; Cameron Aviles (Washingtonville, So.) 37.63; Sakani Daniels (Port Jervis, Jr.) 37.66.

600: (3) Richard Samuels (Wallkill, Sr.) 1:20.72; (11) Davin Slater (Newburgh, Jr.) 1:22.45; (20) Mathew Morales (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 1:23.01; (21) Robert Walker (Newburgh, Sr.) 1:23.12; (37) Jordan Lawrence (Newburgh, Sr.) 1:23.87; Paul Catalano (Washingtonville, Sr.) 1:24.74; Seth Goitia (Cornwall, Jr.) 1:25.48; Tom Gardiner (Warwick, Jr.) 1:25.51; Davon Davis (Pine Bush, Sr.) 1:25.92; Sean Quinn (Warwick, So.) 1:25.96; Samuel Vallejo (Wallkill, Sr.) 1:26.23; Jason Nafash (Warwick, Sr.) 1:26.70; Isaiah Ramirez (Pine Bush, Sr.) 1:26.71; Dan Lindstrom (Warwick, Sr.) 1:27.20; Chris Estremera (Millbrook, Sr.) 1:28.26

1,000: (25) Paul Catalano (Washingtonville, Sr.) 2:34.12; (42) Connor St. Germain (Cornwall, Sr.) 2:35.64; (47) Robert Becker (Kingston, Jr.) 2:36.00; Lucas Lopez (Kingston, Sr.) 2:36.35; Tom Gardiner (Warwick, Jr.) 2:37.01; Ayden Gann (Sullivan West, Sr.) 2:38.80; Louis Greco (Goshen, Jr.) 2:39.17; Richard Samuels (Wallkill, Sr.) 2:39.60; Patrick Gunn (Burke, Jr.) 2:39.92; Tom Quinn (Washingtonville, Sr.) 2:40.40; Wyatt Matyas (Roosevelt, Jr.) 2:40.57; Thomas Nafash (Warwick, Sr.) 2:40.70; Dan Lindstrom (Warwick, Sr.) 2:41.08; Jayson Hines (Kingston, Sr.) 2:41.36; Brian Miranda-Gonzalez (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 2:41.43.

1,600: (8) Tom Quinn (Washingtonville, Sr.) 4:19.60; (9) Robert Becker (Kingston, Jr.) 4:19.71; (15) Ayden Gann (Sullivan West, Sr.) 4:22.09; (46) Jayson Hines (Kingston, Sr.) 4:27.50; (50) Tom Gardiner (Warwick, Jr.) 4:27.84; Jamie Granata (Minisink Valley, Jr.) 4:29.80; Liam Higgins (Goshen, Jr.) 4:32.50; Thomas Garrison (Washingtonville, So.) 4:33.40; Scott Wortmann (Minisink Valley, Jr.) 4:33.82; Connor St. Germain (Cornwall, Sr.) 4:34.10; Sean Quinn (Warwick, So.) 4:34.18; Behailu Bekele-Arcuri (Warwick, Fr.) 4:34.46; Liam Farrell (Roosevelt, Jr.) 4:35.59; Louis Greco (Goshen, Jr.) 4:36.80; Dan Lindstrom (Warwick, Sr.) 4:38.08.

3,200: (8) Jayson Hines (Kingston, Sr.) 9:22.91; (14) Jamie Granata (Minisink Valley, Jr.) 9:26.10; (34) Liam Higgins (Goshen, Jr.) 9:37.63; (46) Behailu Bekele-Arcuri (Warwick, Fr.) 9:45.92; Tom Gardiner (Warwick, Jr.) 9:52.20; Seth Bywater (Cornwall, So.) 9:52.60; Blaine Doyle (Cornwall, So.) 9:53.96; Louis Greco (Goshen, Jr.) 9:55.03; John Farrell (Roosevelt, Sr.) 9:55.67; Thomas Garrison (Washingtonville, So.) 9:56.10; Dan Lindstrom (Warwick, Sr.) 9:58.13; Mike Hannon (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 9:58.81; Scott Wortmann (Minisink Valley, Jr.) 10:01.54; Thomas Nafash (Warwick, Sr.) 10:04.33; Nicolas Paneto (Goshen, So.) 10:07.20.

800 relay: (3) Newburgh 1:30.08; (15) Middletown 1:31.40; (36) Cornwall 1:32.99; Washingtonville 1:34.11; Poughkeepsie 1:35.64; Monroe-Woodbury 1:36.08; Monticello 1:37.88; Warwick 1:37.98; Roosevelt 1:38.23; Rondout Valley 1:38.55; Kingston 1:38.72; New Paltz 1:38.93; Valley Central 1:39.00; O’Neill 1:39.56; Goshen 1:39.95.

1,600 relay: (2) Newburgh 3:20.07; (32) Monroe-Woodbury 3:30.02; Roosevelt 3:37.55; (50) Warwick 3:38.48; Goshen 3:40.35; Wallkill 3:41.33; Valley Central 3:42.96; Sullivan West 3:43.89; Kingston 3:44.58; Rondout Valley 3:45.43; Middletown 3:48.80; Pine Bush 3:50.90; Cornwall 3:51.56; Washingtonville 3:52.59; Monticello 3:54.24.

3,200 relay: Warwick 7:57.93; Kingston 8:00.34; Washingtonville 8:15.25; Goshen 8:29.50; Cornwall 8:30.59; F.D. Roosevelt 8:31.48; Newburgh 8:38.07; Minisink Valley 8:43.70; Monroe-Woodbury 8:45.10; Middletown 8:52.38; Sullivan West 8:54.58; Wallkill 8:58.70; Rondout Valley 9:00.41; Pine Bush 9:00.49; Valley Central 9:03.30.

High jump: (6) Vernon Taylor (Middletown, Sr.) 6-5; (10) Kesigh Deloatch (Warwick, Sr.) 6-4; (16) Dennis VanDunk (Warwick, Sr.) 6-3; (19) Hashem Gambari (Sullivan West, Jr.) 6-2; (19) Anthony Nelson (Wallkill) 6-2; (36) Dylan Lawless (Pine Plains, Sr.) 6-1; (46) Kumar Singh (New Paltz, Sr.) 6-0; (46) Brian Sanders (Burke, Sr.) 6-0; (46) Jon Grasso (Pine Bush, So.) 6-0; (46) Ryan Rosa (Middletown, So.) 6-0; Richmond Boateng (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 5-10; Giovanni Iovino (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 5-10; Kalic Perry (Tri-Valley, Jr.) 5-10; Adam Bush (Pine Bush, Sr.) 5-10; Kennyasha Joseph (Dover, Sr.) 5-10.

Long jump: (12) Stephon Scott (Newburgh, Sr.) 22-8; (28) Keisgh Deloatch (Warwick, Sr.) 21-11.5; (40) Justin Hall (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 21-7.25; Dennis VanDunk (Warwick, Sr.) 21-0.5; Jaquon Futrell (Dover, Sr.) 20-11; Owen Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 19-7.25; Dillon Kane (Washingtonville, Jr.) 19-7; Joe Mascetta (Dover, So.) 19-5.25; Ben Osborn (Kingston, So.) 19-4.75; Josh Mallard (Washingtonville, Jr.) 19-3.5; Dylan Lawless (Pine Plains, Sr.) 19-2.75; Ryan Rosa (Middletown, So.) 19-2.5; Tyler Williams (Warwick, Sr.) 19-1.75; Matt Quimby (Middletown, Jr.) 19-1.5; Chayne Price (Pine Bush, Sr.) 19-1.25.

Triple jump: (2) Kesigh Deloatch (Warwick, Sr.) 46-3; (7) Dennis VanDunk (Warwick, Sr.) 45-3; Michael Gottstine (New Paltz, Sr.) 42-4.5; Justin Hall (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 41-10.75; Markese Shelby (Roosevelt, Sr.) 41-10; Owen Kelly (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 41-8.25; Ben Osborn (Kingston, So.) 40-9.75; Matt Quimby (Middletown, Jr.) 40-9.25; Jeremiah Miller (Newburgh, Sr.) 40-7; Jared Stauss (Rondout Valley, Sr.) 40-5; Kumar Singh (New Paltz, Sr.) 40-1.25; Nicholas Benjamin (Ellenville, Sr.) 40-0.5; Nicholas Villanueva (Monroe-Woodbury, Fr.) 39-9.75; Sean Masterson (Valley Central, Sr.) 39-8.25; Chayne Price (Pine Bush, Sr.) 39-7.

Shot put: (43) Mathius Martin (Dover, Sr.) 46-9.25; (50) Mark Przybocki (Burke, Jr.) 46-5.25; Parker Tidd (Port Jervis, So.) 45-9.75; Jack McDonough (Kingston, So.) 45-4.75; Joshua Yovella (Kingston, Sr.) 44-9.75; Matthew Marvin (Goshen, Sr.) 44-8.75; Tom Reiser (Minisink Valley, Sr.) 42-4; Fady Kamil (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 42-1.5; Suigafou Mata’utia (O’Neill) 42-0.25; Mason Davis (Valley Central, So.) 41-10.5; Chris VanWarrebey (Monticello, Jr.) 41-7.5; Paul Nugent (Monroe-Woodbury, So.) 40-9; Victor Pizarro (Ellenville, Sr.) 40-8; Justin Steward (Port Jervis, Sr.) 40-4.5; Ben Brafi (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 40-1.

Weight throw: (1) Tom Reiser (Minisink Valley, Sr.) 73-0.75; (23) Victor Pizarro (Ellenville, Sr.) 57-11; (37) Jacob Banse (Minisink Valley, Sr.) 54-1; (44) Joe Ike (Middletown, Sr.) 52-1.5; (47) Matt Davey (Washingtonville, Sr.) 51-9.5; Adam Hart (Pine Bush, Sr.) 50-7; Austin Hays (Warwick, Sr.) 50-3.5; Suigafou Mata’utia (O’Neill) 49-1; Justin Steward (Port Jervis, Sr.) 48-1; Ryan Diener (Wallkill, Jr.) 48-0; Joshua Yovella (Kingston, Sr.) 46-6; Matthew Seminaro (Marlboro, Sr.) 45-6.75; (50) Mark Przybocki (Burke, Jr.) 45-4.5; Noah Fodera (Marlboro, Jr.) 44-9; Ben Brisman (Cornwall, Jr.) 44-2.5.

Pole vault: (3) Dagi Tadesse (New Paltz, Sr.) 15-0; (13) Isaac Heatley (Warwick, Sr.) 14-0; (20) Dylan Scribani (New Paltz, Sr.) 13-6; (20) Vinnie DePaolo (Monroe-Woodbury, Sr.) 13-6; (32) Dane Sorensen (Warwick, Jr.) 13-0; (45) Josiah Spain (O’Neill, Jr.) 12-6; (45) Joshua Jeong (Monroe-Woodbury, Jr.) 12-6; (45) Nickolas Lofaro (Marlboro, Jr.) 12-6; Isaiah Ramirez (Pine Bush, Sr.) 12-0; Ezra Finn (Rondout Valley, Sr.) 12-0; Jeniel Foster (Middletown, Jr.) 12-0; Brendan McShane (Warwick, Sr.) 12-0; Justin Smith (Pine Bush, So.) 11-6; Austin O’Malley (Goshen, Jr.) 11-6; Michael Gagliardi (Wallkill, Sr.) 11-6.

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2017 Friends of Section 9 Wrestling banquet wrap

Friends of Section 9 Wrestling was host to a record 288 wrestlers, coaches, referees, parents and fans Sunday night at Kuhl’s Highland House in Middletown.

The banquet highlighted the accomplishments of Section 9 wrestlers during the 2016-17 season and was a send-off to one of the more accomplished senior classes.

Seniors Ryan Ferro, Kendall Elfstrum, Mike Fekishazy, Noah Curreri, Evan Barczak, Tyler Lynch, Ryan Ellefsen, Brandon Bobe, Brad Bonner and Andrew Davis combined for 1,503 career wins, 21 Section 9 titles, 15 state medals and three state title.

Wayne Carroll, Section 9′s referee of the year, may have summed up the senior class the best in his acceptance speech, addressing the section’s state qualifiers.

“You represented your school and you represented your coaches and your families, unbelievable,” Carroll said. “You guys are gentlemen, you worked hard and it was an honor to work with you.”

Ferro, a Warwick 160-pounder and two-time state champion, received the Troy Bouzakis senior wrestler of the year award.

Elfstrum was awarded the comeback of the year. The Monroe-Woodbury senior overcame a severe back injury to win the state Division I 195-pound title. Elfstrum was diagnosed with a fractured vetrabrae in the preseason and wore a back brace until being cleared to wrestle on Jan. 18.

Fekishazy received the most courageous award for battling through a knee injury to become Wallkill’s first state finalist.

Wallkill coach Jeff Cuilty was honored with the John Bell Lifetime Achievement award. Cuilty coached Fekishazy in the final match of his 37-year career in the 182-pound state final. He said that he will remain the section’s wrestling coordinator for the few years. Cuilty revealed that 14 Division I teams and four Division II teams will compete in next season’s Section 9 Duals, which will be held in January 2018, the week before the Eastern States Classic. The winners will advance to state first dual-meet championship tournament in late January.

Friends of Section 9 Wrestling Awards

Troy Bouzakis Senior Wrestler of Year: Ryan Ferro, Warwick
Comeback of the Year: Kendall Elfstrum, Monroe-Woodbury
Most Courageous Wrestler: Mike Fekishazy, Wallkill
Orange/Sullivan Officials Sportsmanship award: Brandon Bobe, Washingtonville
John Bell Section 9 Lifetime Achievement award: Jeff Cuilty, Wallkill
Wife of the Year: Carolyn Cuilty
Pat D’Aliso Scholarship award winner: Brad Bonner, Wallkill
Mike DeCapua Scholarships: Evan Barczak, Monroe-Woodbury; Brandon Bobe, Washingtonville, Kendall Elfstrum, Monroe-Woodbury; Mike Fekishazy, Wallkill; Ryan Ferro, Warwick.
President’s Team award: Minisink Valley
Frank Tschan Team of the year: Monroe-Woodbury
Most Improved team of the year: Pine Bush
Mark Faller Coach of the Year (Section 9 team champion): John Gartiser, Monroe-Woodbury
Friends of Section 9 Coach of the Year: Rich Ormsby, Pine Bush
Assistant coach of the year: Bob Christensen, Monroe-Woodbury
Modified coach of the year: Trevor Gale, Onteora
Referee of the year: Wayne Carroll
Person of the year: Phil Rosas, Port Jervis
Scorekeepers of the year: Amanda Sexton, Sydney Sauschuck, Port Jervis
Parent of the year: Matt Curreri, Eldred
Fan of the year: Marie Ng, Monticello

For video feeds of the banquet, check @Varsity845 on Twitter

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