RESULTS: Lake Gibson Duals

The 12-time District Champion Olympic Heights Wrestling had a home dual meet against Lake Gibson on January 14, 2016.

Lake Gibson 2016
Lake Gibson 2016

 

HEADLINER

The Lions fell to the Lake Gibson Braves 32-24 for their first home match of the season.  Picking up wins for the Lions were: Eric Lentz(145), Dan Georges(152), Laurence Kosoy(170), Garrett Davidofsky(195), Alexi Castro(220) and Stefen Singer(285).  Here are the complete results:

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RESULTS: East Coast/West Coast Dual

The 12-time District Champion Olympic Heights Wrestling team travelled to Riverdale High School for the East Coast/West Coast Dual on Wednesday January 13th 2016.  

Riverdale 2016
Riverdale 2016

HEADLINER

The Lions won 8 out of 14 bouts and won the dual 34-29.  Coming up with big wins for the Lions were: Chance Scott(120), Ethan Altabet(126), Nick Peglow(132), Dan Georges(152), Sam Cannova(160), Laurence Kosoy(170), Garrett Davidofsky(195) and Alexi Castro(220).  Here are the complete results:

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Press: Riverdale grapplers lose close one to Olympic Heights

Thanks to everyone that came out to last night’s dual at Riverdale High! It was beyond tense and was definitely one for the books.

A full write up of the results is coming soon, but for now, here’s a great article from News-Press.com detailing the match, along with some fantastic pictures.

Jack Hardman/The News-Press
Jack Hardman/The News-Press

In an East Coast-West Coast showdown of state-ranked teams, Class 2A No. 2 Riverdale coach Kris Hayward got exactly what he expected by scheduling No. 8 Boca Raton Olympic Heights.

Read More at News-Press.com

 

See you all at tonight’s home meet against Lake Gibson!

Lions Newsletter #13

Hello Wrestling Families!

First we would like to recognize the wrestlers who made it onto the Wrestling Honor Roll! They are as follows:

Those who earned the following GPA for the 2nd nine weeks:

3.0 GPA
Nick Kratka
Guerby Guerrier
Tommy Morelli
Marcus Rivera
Nicole Marin
Ryan Stein
Fabian Jaramillo
Dan Georges
Garrett Davidofsky
Brandon Diprima
Ali Karim
Cristian Carballo
Stefen Singer
Sam Cannova
Alexi Castro
Troy Jaffy

3.5 GPA
Eric Lentz
Brandon Dorfman
Matthew Black
Chance Scott
AJ Wicihowski
Colton Crossman
Nick Peglow
Dylan Pereira
Paul Steger
David Munoz
Cullan Miller
Ethan Altabet

4.0 GPA
Ethan Davis
Benjamin Asadoorian
Laurence Kosoy

Together we earned a cumulative GPA of 3.18! Great job everyone! We hope for even more greatness in the 3rd nine weeks for the second semester!

Next, results from this weekend:

Another amazing meet!
Park Vista Duals

Heights 69 Palm Beach Lakes 6
Heights 55 Park Vista 20
Heights 78 Lake Worth 0
Heights 77 J.I. Leonard 6
Heights 46 Palm Beach Gardens 19

Going undefeated was Chance Scott, Dan Georges, Sam Cannova, Laurence Kosoy, Alexi Castro, Garrett Davidofsky and Stefen Singer.

Girls Southern States

Nicole Marin took 3rd in her weight class.
Kenisha Jaccsaint took 4th in her weight class.

Then, our first home tournaments are fast approaching! There is one THIS Thursday, January 14th against Lake Gibson. It is Varsity only but JV needs to come and watch and learn.

And the Tri-County Invitational is January 22nd & 23rd, also at home. As well as a dual against Wellington, Thursday January 28th.  If you’d like to volunteer for any of these events, please let Elena Singer our Booster Club president know at mssteach@bellsouth.net

Upcoming Home Meets

Lake Gibson Dual January 14 Thurs 6pm
Tri-County Invitational January 22-23 Fri/Sat 3:30pm/9:30am
Wellington Dual January 28 Thurs Pep Rally 2pm – Senior Night*
County February 5-6 Fri/Sat 3pm/10am
District February 19 Fri 2pm

With our first home meet coming up, we’re prepping for a lot of different goodies. One of them is a team poster, and we’d like your help.

If you have any family businesses or companies that you’d like to have on this poster, please send us a logo of it! We’d love to have our community involved in all we do, so don’t hesitate to send an image our way and it will be on the poster!

If you have a logo you’d like to be on the poster, or have any other questions, feel free to email Coach Ludy

ATTENTION SENIORS! Attached is a scholarship application from the Palm Beach County Wrestling Hall of Fame. Two seniors can earn $500 in scholarships. Applications are due by Friday January 29th to the email in the attachment. Again, see the attached application for details. Good Luck! ATTENTION SENIORS!

PBC Wrestling Scholarship

Thanks for all that you do!

#thelionway
#bethereason

RESULTS: Park Vista Duals

A big congrats to our girl wrestlers, Nicole Marin and Kanisha Jaccinth who took 3rd and 4th in their weight class at the Girls’ Southern States while the boys faced off at the Park Vista Duals.

RESULTS

Vista Duals 2016
Vista Duals 2016

The 12-time District Champion Olympic Heights Wrestling team travelled to Park Vista High School on Saturday January 9th 2015 to compete in the 10th Annual Park Vista Duals.  

HEADLINER

The Lions went  5-0 and claimed the team Championship at the 10th Annual Park Vista Duals.   The team won the 5 duals by a combined score of 325 to 51.  Going undefeated for the tournament was: Chance Scott(120), Dan Georges(152), Sam Cannova(160), Laurence Kosoy(170), Alexi Castro(195), Garrett Davidofsky(220) and Stefen Singer(285). Here are the complete results:

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RESULTS: Gold Flag Dual

The 12-time District Champion Olympic Heights Wrestling team travelled to St Thomas Aquinas High School to compete in a dual meet on Jan 6, 2016.  

St Thomas 2016
St Thomas 2016

HEADLINER

The Lions defeated St Thomas 36-35 on tiebreaking criteria H.  Picking up wins for the lions were: Nick Peglow(132), Dan Georges(152), Sam Cannova(160), Laurence Kosoy(170), Alexi Castro(195), Garrett Davidofsky(220) and Stefen Singer(285).  Here are the complete results:

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Lions Newsletter #12

Hello Wrestling Families!

It’s been another amazing leg of the journey for our wrestlers! We came in first once again at the Kuntz Tournament, going 7-0. Find the complete results at http://www.heightswrestling.com/index.php/2015/12/20/results-30th-annual-kuntz-duels/
Our next meet is on Wednesday, January 6 at St. Thomas Aquinas High School. It’s a meet for both Varsity and JV, so there will be a lot going on. Wrestling starts at 4pm after school. It’s a bit of a drive, but if you can make it, please do!
2801 SW 12th St
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Next, on Saturday, January 9, Varsity and JV will be going back to Park Vista for the Cobra Duals. Wrestling starts at 8am.
7900 Jog Rd,
Lake Worth, FL 33467
Then, our first home tournaments are fast approaching! There is one Thursday, January 14th against Lake Gibson. And the Tri-County Invitational is January 22nd & 23rd, also at home. As well as a duel against Wellington, Thursday January 28th.  If you’d like to volunteer for any of these events, please let Elena Singer our Booster Club president know at mssteach@bellsouth.net
Thank you to everyone who’s been coming out to all our events. It makes a real difference to see and hear you all when we’rewrestling. We can’t do this without you!
ATTENTION SENIORS! Attached is a scholarship application from the Palm Beach County Wrestling Hall of Fame. Two seniors can earn $500 in scholarships. Applications are due by Friday January 29th to the email in the attachment. Again, see the attached application for details. Good Luck!
#thelionway

RESULTS: 30th Annual Kuntz Duels

The 12-time District Champion Olympic Heights Wrestling team travelled to Boca Raton High School on Friday and Saturday Dec 18 and 19, 2015 to compete in the 30th Annual Kuntz Duals.

 

30KuntzHEADLINER

 

The Lions went  7-0 and claimed the team Championship at the 30th Annual Kuntz Duals.  Going undefeated for the tournament was: Paul Steger(113), Chance Scott(120), Ethan Altabet(126), Nick Peglow(132), Eric Lentz(145), Dan Georges(152), Sam Cannova(160), Laurence Kosoy(170), Benjamin Asadoorian(182), Alexi Castro(195), Garrett Davidofsky(220) and Stefen Singer(285). Here are the complete results:

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Lions Newsletter #11

Hello Wrestling Families!

Congratulations to all of our wrestlers this week! Our JV Team did great on Wednesday and Varsity won First Place this weekend! The results of both of these meets can be found on our newly redesigned website, heightswrestling.com under the RESULTS tab. You’ll also find an archive of all the newsletters as well, so check it out! The results are also attached to this email.
Our next Varsity meet is on December 18th and 19th at Boca High School, NW 16th St, Boca Raton, FL 33486 https://goo.gl/maps/F23n7H12kLT2
Wrestling on Friday will start at 4pm after school and on Saturday at 8am, so please join us if you can — it’s always great to see you all!
The next JV meet isn’t until January 6th, at St. Thomas Aquinas. We’ll send out more information closer to the date.
You can also find pictures from every tournament and practice on our Instagram page, https://www.instagram.com/olympicheightswrestling/ so take a peek at what goes into making a champion. There are also a few pictures from JV and Varsity attached to this email~
As a reminder, school on Wednesday and Thursday gets out at 11:21am, but we will still be having practice right after school for two hours. From 11:30am-1:30pm See the attached practice schedule for details.
On another note, if your freshman is considering the JROTC next year, the deadline to sign up is January 29th. They can do so at www.mypbchoiceapp.com.
Lastly, we’d like to thank everyone who came out to Hurricane Grill and Wings this Saturday. You’re what makes the team great!
Good luck on all those exams, work hard and get it done! We wish you all a safe and happy winter break and holiday season! Thank you for all you do!
#thelionway

RESULTS: Varsity 37th Annual Christmas Classic

The 12-time District Champion Olympic Heights Wrestling team travelled to Santaluces High School on Friday and Saturday, December 11th and 12th, 2015 to compete in the 37th Annual Christmas Classic.

HEADLINER

37th X-Mas Classic Champs
37th X-Mas Classic Champs

The Lions came home Champions out of 21 teams at the Holiday Classic. The team crowned 8 Individual Champions: Nick Peglow(132), Eric Lentz(145), Dan Georges(152), Sam Cannova(160), Laurence Kosoy(170), Benjamin Asadoorian(182), Alexi Castro(195) and Stefen Singer(285). Also placing were: Nick Kratka(2nd), Ethan Altabet(3rd) and Garrett Davidofsky(4th). Laurence Kosoy was named Outstanding Upperweight. Here are the complete results:

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