Beary Beary Good Day for Binghamton: Top Recruit in NYS Verbals to Bearcats

If you ask the best coaches in the country, a lot of them will tell you that the key to any successful DI wrestling program, is the ability to keep the instate talent home. In recent times, no body in the Empire State has been better at that than Binghamton Head Coach, Pat Popolizio. Today marked a continuation of this trend when it was announced that for the second consecutive year, the #1 ranked recruit in the New York State had elected to make that upstate based school his¬†college destination. In 2010, it was Greene High School’s 2x NYS DII Champion Tyler Beckwith signing with the Bearcats; 2011 will forever be known as the “year of the Gwiz” as the defending 215-pound DII State Champion from Duanesburg High School, Nick Gwiazdowski, revealed on his facebook that he would be heading to¬†Binghamton next Fall….Gwiazdowski, the #19 recruit in the nation according to the InterMat top-100, becomes the third member of the current senior class to formally commit to Popolizio and staff. He is joined by Colton Perry (Windsor High School) and 2009 NYS DII Champion Derak Heyman (Tioga), both of whom made gave verbals to the SUNY school last month. Continue reading “Beary Beary Good Day for Binghamton: Top Recruit in NYS Verbals to Bearcats”

2010/11 All-State Power Rankings

The top 25 All State Wrestlers (DI and D2, separately and combined) have been identified using a power ranking formula to compare performance across weight classes.

The top 25 All State Wrestlers (DI and D2, separately and combined) have been identified using a power ranking formula to compare performance across weight classes. Continue reading “2010/11 All-State Power Rankings”

Final 2010 New York State Individual Power Ranking

The following are the final 2010 New York State power rankings for Division I, II and Unified (Divisions I and II combined). The power ranking is an attempt to rank wrestlers between weight classes and divisions.

Rank 3 starThe following are the final 2010 New York State power rankings for Division I, II and Unified (Divisions I and II combined). The power ranking is an attempt to rank wrestlers between weight classes and divisions. Continue reading “Final 2010 New York State Individual Power Ranking”

Section II Individual Rankings 10-06

This is the Fifth release of the Section II individual rankings. Wrestlers have been ranked at the lowest weight class where they competed at in results as of 1/30/2010.

This is the Fifth release of the Section II individual rankings. Wrestlers have been ranked at the lowest weight class where they competed at in results as of 1/30/2010. The number enclosed in brackets [#] after each name indcates the rank of the wrestler in the previous release. Continue reading “Section II Individual Rankings 10-06”

Section II Individual Rankings 10-04

This is release four of New York State section II’s individual wrestling rankings.

This is the Fourth release of the Section II individual rankings. Wrestlers have been ranked at the lowest weight class where they competed at in results as of 1/21/2010. The number enclosed in brackets [#] after each name indcates the rank of the wrestler in the previous release. Continue reading “Section II Individual Rankings 10-04”

Section II Individual Rankings 10-03

This is the second release of the sectionII individual rankings for 2009-2010. Wrestlers have been ranked at the lowest weight class where they competed at in results as of 1/11/2010.

This is the second release of the Section II individual rankings. Wrestlers have been ranked at the lowest weight class where they competed at in results as of 1/11/2010. A number in square brackets indicates former rank ([#]). Continue reading “Section II Individual Rankings 10-03”

Section II Individual Rankings 10-02

This is the first release of the Section II individual rankings. Wrestlers have been ranked at the lowest weight class where they competed at in results as of 1/2/2010.

This is the first release of the Section II individual rankings. Wrestlers have been ranked at the lowest weight class where they competed at in results as of 1/2/2010. Continue reading “Section II Individual Rankings 10-02”