Nine local wrestlers — five from Guilderland and four from Berne-Knox-Westerlo — wanted their tickets punched last weekend at the Glens Falls Civic Center to head to the Times Union Center in Albany for a state championship on Feb. 26 and 27.
Getting one step closer to battling for a New York State title was on the minds of Guilderland wrestlers last Saturday at Ballston Spa High School for the Class A championships.
Herm Wyld, a coach who never hollered, gets his due.
It's hard being a wrestler.
The Dutchmen had Senior Night on Jan. 29, winning seven of the 11 matches.
Two Guilderland wrestlers discuss some brutal moves.
The Berne-Knox-Westerlo and Voorheesville wrestling teams are under new management this year.
Berne-Knox-Westerlo hosted its annual Bulldog Invitational wrestling tournament last Saturday; two BKW wrestlers won championships.
Guilderland seniors, best friends, and training partners, Josh LoGiudice and Mike Lainhart, wrestled at States for the second consecutive year.
GUILDERLAND — Mike Lainhart was worn out. He didn’t want to wrestle anymore, but said that his best friend bribed him into coming back.
This friend, Josh LoGiudice, said that it wasn’t a bribe, but it was a persuasion.
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