Beat The Streets - New York City Wrestling

It's that time of year again! From today, July 14, to next Saturday, July 22,  wrestlers from New York City will be facing off against competition from across the country in the USMC Cadet & Junior National Championships in Fargo, ND, known to the wrestling world as the Fargo tournament. 

Beat the Streets has sent 17 boys and 17 girls to compete as part of Team New York. BTS coaches Jacque Davis and Penn Gottfried will be in attendance to support and encourage their wrestlers.  

Three female BTSNY wrestlers to especially look our for are Michaela Beck, Hailey Cancelleri, and Nia Crosdale. All three were named in the first national ranking for high school girls done by The National Wrestling Hall of Fame, USA Wrestling and FloWrestling. Beck (junior, Trevor Day High School) ranked #2 at 127, Cancelleri (junior, Curtis High School) ranked #2 at 164, and Crosdale (junior, Truman High School) ranked #8 at 180.

The lists of competitors and their 2017-2018 grades and schools are as follows: 



Khadejah Ayers, graduatedHarry S. Truman HS

Amanda Bonanno, graduated, Port Richmond HS

Chloe Cabrera, 10th grade, Harry S. Truman HS

Nighyar Calliste, 12th grade, Edward R. Murrow 

Hailey Cancelleri, 12th grade, Curtis HS

Tatiana Cirilo, graduated, Grand Street 

Nia Crossdale, 12th grade, Harry S. Truman HS

Zopouled David, graduated, New Dorp HS

Ashley Gomez, 12th grade, Sunset Park HS 

Naomi Henry, 10th grade, Wingate HS

Jamie Ngai, graduated, Brooklyn Tech HS

Katrin Pokalylchin, 10th grade, Brooklyn Tech HS

Jacqueline Tlaczani, 12th grade, Edward R. Murrow 

Ashley Toledo, 12th grade, Francis Lewis HS

Katherine Turchin, graduated, Hunter College HS

Elizaveta Vedernikova, 12th grade, Edward R. Murrow 

Cheyanne Villamil, 11th grade, Harry S. Truman HS



Terry Adams, 11th grade, Monsignor Farrell HS

Michael Babbcort, 11th grade, Wingate HS

David Berkovich, 11th grade, Poly Prep 

Daniel Bogie, 12th grade, Eagle Academy 

Brandon Bido, 11th grade, Eagle Academy HS

Jayden Cardenas, 10th grade, Monsignor Farell  HS

Jayson Gomez, 12th grade, Eagle Academy 

Andrew Grechko, Brooklyn Tech HS

Demetrius Henry, 12th grade, Grand Street 

Victor Marzano, 12 th grade, Poly Prep 

Sean Patrick McGinggraduated, Mt. St. Michael 

Dylan Nerich, 12th grade, W. C. Bryant 

Terrance Parks, 10th grade, Mott Haven HS

Zacc Romero, 11th grade, Brooklyn Tech HS

Craig Sampson, 12th grade, Tottenville HS

Kai Yudelson, 10th grade, Brooklyn Tech HS 

Pedro Cuz, 10th grade, New Utrecht HS




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