Category Archives: Wrestling

GMC Honors Wrestlers with All-Conference, All-Division and Special Awards

The Greater Middlesex Conference has announced its All-Conference, All-Division and Special Award honorees for the sport of wrestling. The following highlights some of the recognition that was given: Wrestler of the Year: 285 - Alex LaGrippo, Woodbridge; Freshman of the Year: 145 - John Poznanski, Colonia; Sophomore of the Year: 220 - Zach DelVecchio, South Plainfield; Tom Flanagan Memorial Scholar Wrestler ...

State Wrestling: GMC advances nine

Mitchell Polito had a shrug up his sleeve. In Friday’s 113-pound pre-quarterfinal match at the state tournament, the East Brunswick junior was waiting to use a certain move called a shrug because so he wouldn't give away any secrets early on. “I wanted to hide it from him,” Polito said. “And then I used it when I had ...

Wrestling: State tournament’s top local storylines

Middlesex County’s most dominant wrestling program should give their passionate fans clad in green a lot to cheer about. Like Bound Brook, the Tigers’ challenging schedule, including the Virginia Duals, will have them ready. Two wrestlers are returning medalists — fourth-seeded junior Joe Heilmann (39-1 at 120) took fifth at 106 last and seventh-seeded sophomore Zach ...