Flier

When: Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Where: St. Francis College, 180 Remsen St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Details

  • Regular weigh-ins will last from 8:00am to 9:00am on Saturday.
  • Wrestling will start by 9:30am latest.
  • Fourteen teams will compete on four mats. They are:
    Kings Park (LI), Mattituck/Miller Place (LI), Force Wrestling (NJ), Ascend Black (LI), BTS NYC Black, BTS NYC Orange, BTS NYC Wildcard, BTS Philly, Smithtown (LI), Eclipse, Iowa Style, Eagle Academy, Team Rockland, Sachem East.
  • Every team will be guaranteed two matches.
  • A concession stand will be set up.

Canarsie crowned four individual champions in a strong performance at this past Saturday’s season opening PSAL Girls Freestyle Wrestling Tournament, hosted at the high school in Brooklyn. New Dorp crowned two champions, with nine other schools each crowing one. The most interesting bracket was the 112 lbs. weight class, which was round robin bracketed and resulted in a three way tie for the championship.

Read more: Canarsie dominates season opening PSAL Girls...

A note about tickets for the wrestling event: Seating in Times Square is reserved for ticket-holders. However, the event is outside to encourage pedestrians and non-ticket holders to watch! Screens will be set up to supplement the direct views. 

So to clarify: You need a ticket to get a seat, but you don't need a ticket to watch. We encourage and invite you to come check it out!

 


Alvarez, third from the left, at Oklahoma State University's Gallagher-IBA Arena.

Nathalie Alvarez, a senior at Staten Island’s Curtis High School, has reaped the benefits of wrestling in multiple ways. Her life on the mat began when she was 16, after seeing a poster for the men’s wrestling team at her school. Being a swimmer and a rugby player, she thought joining the wrestling team could help keep her in shape during the off-season. She was right.

Read more: The benefits of wrestling: Interview with...

The PSAL Girls Freestyle Wrestling kicked off the 2014 season with a Rules Clinic & Jamboree. Hunter High School, Taft, Edward R. Murrow, and Curtis all served as hosts for the twenty PSAL girls varsity wrestling teams. During the day, the girls and coaches participated in a rules clinic and rules Q&A session with PSAL officials. Following the rules clinic, the teams practiced together and held scrimmage matches.

Read more: PSAL girls freestyle wrestling season begins

Our apologies:

Due to construction issues at the school, the Poly Prep neighborhood training center practices have been cancelled for the duration of the Spring.

For other training opportunities, see our Spring Schedule.

It's a big weekend of travel for two contingents of Beat the Streets wrestlers. The boys team is in Virginia Beach, VA for the National High School Coaches Association Nationals and the girls team is in Oklahoma City, OK for the USA Wrestling Girls Folkstyle Nationals.

Competition began today for the 17 boys in Virginia while the 15 girls begin tomorrow.

Follow along with the tournament results here:

Read more: Boys at NHSCA Nationals, Girls at USA Wrestling...

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