Whitman Wrestlers Dominate Tournament

Whitman wrestlers and coaches share a happy moment after their big win.
Whitman wrestlers and coaches share a happy moment after their big win.
Terrell Legros wrestling at 160 pounds, pins his opponent in the 2nd period.
Terrell Legros wrestling at 160 pounds, pins his opponent in the 2nd period.
Whitman junior Hekmat Naeemi ready to pin North Babylon's Jake Colonna.
Whitman junior Hekmat Naeemi ready to pin North Babylon's Jake Colonna.
Alberto Jurardo will record a 12-3 win over Bently Blanchard of North Babylon.
Alberto Jurardo will record a 12-3 win over Bently Blanchard of North Babylon.
Wrestling at 182 pounds, Whitman's Kevin Figueroa pins Matt Grassa with 5 seconds left in the 1st period.
Wrestling at 182 pounds, Whitman's Kevin Figueroa pins Matt Grassa with 5 seconds left in the 1st period.
Whitman sophomore Vincent Feola wins his match 6-0.
Whitman sophomore Vincent Feola wins his match 6-0.

News Update: Whitman Wrestlers Dominate the Tim Collins Tournament at Farmingdale.


Newsday coverage of the meet can be found at:

http://www.newsday.com/sports/high-school/wrestling/fati-harris-wins-285-pound-match-to-lead-whitman-in-tim-collins-duals-1.4477215

with additional tournament photos of your favorite Whitman wrestlers at:

http://www.newsday.com/sports/high-school/wrestling/tim-collins-duals-1.4477507#1



Regular story from Friday night meet vs North Babylon:

Whitman Wrestling is undefeated in the New Year. The Wildcat win against North Babylon last night 61-14 was the teams fifth win in a row, and a perfect 3-0 in League III competition. Whitman has posted wins against:  West Islip 43-28; Newfield 43-30; Mepham 45-35; and Deer Park 50-24.

The results against North Babylon were as follows.

Wt. Winner Score

99 O’Neill (NBab) 11-0

106 Esterella (NBab) 12-6

113 Calderone (Whitman) FFT

120 Naeemi (Whitman) Pin                 

126 Gallipoli (Whitman) Pin                                  

132 Brilu (Deer Park) 2-1

138 Smith (Whitman) Pin

145 Jurado (Whitman) 12-3

152 Legros, Terhon (Whit) FFT
160 Legros, Terrell (Whit) Pin               

170 Olberding (Whitman) FFT

182 Figueroa (Whitman) Pin                   

195 DiGiacamo (NBab) 4-2                 

220 Feola (Whitman) 6-0

285 Harris (Whitman) FFT