Thursday, January 29, 2015

Meet all of our wrestlers- Check the Videos tab!

Check out the "Videos" tab to hear the wrestlers talk about why they chose Binghamton University, what their goals are for the season, what they like to do on their free time, and more!

Post by Marissa Sarfati (msarfat1@binghamton.edu)

Wrestling Brown and Sacred Heart This Weekend - Schedule Changes

SAT (1/31) we wrestle at Brown at 1pm and then travel to Sacred Heart to wrestle at 7:30 (Date/time is different than previously advertised).

Winter break dual results and updates will be posted this weekend.

Questions? Contact: Marissa Sarfati (msarfat1@binghamton.edu)

Friday, November 7, 2014

Videos: Meet our 125/133 Wrestlers

Want to know more about our 125 pounders Thierno Diallo, Kyle Kelley, Joe Nelson, and David White? Watch this video:



Want to know more about our 133 pounders Vlad Mordach and Rob Person? Watch this video:



Post by Marissa Sarfati (msarfat1@binghamton.edu)

Wrestle-Off Results and BEARCAT OPEN THIS SUNDAY!!!!!!!

Here are the results from our Intrasquad last weekend:

125: Thierno Diallo dec. David White 4-3
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41: Dylan Caruana dec. Nick Tighe 5-2
157: Vincent Deprez dec. Colton Perry 11-5
157: Ben Price dec. Joe Jackson 2-1
174: Steven Schneider dec. Jake Kocsis 9-3
184: Jack McKeever dec. Mark Tracy 8-0
197: Caleb Wallace pinned Reggie Williams
HWT: Tyler Deuel mj. dec. Connor Calkins 10-2
133: Rob Person dec. David White 3-2


This Sunday is our Jonathan Kaloust Bearcat Open.  It will be fun to watch how our guys separate themselves in live competition.  Wrestling starts at 9 am. There are over 350 wrestlers registered, including wrestlers from Penn State, Lehigh, Rutgers, Cornell, Old Dominion, Arizona State, Maryland, Hofstra, Bucknell, Columbia, Princeton and many more.  It should be an exciting Sunday and it will be great seeing many familiar faces in the stands supporting our Bearcats!

Post by Marissa Sarfati (msarfat1@binghamton.edu)

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Find out more about the new Bearcat wrestlers!

The BU wrestling team has restocked with a big recruiting class including 12 All-Americans, six state champions, and 18 state place winners.

Set to join the Bearcats in the 2014-2015 season are:

Connor Calkins HWT (Almond, NY/Alfred-Almond HS): Connor is a 2x NYS Qualifier.  He finished 5th as a junior and capped his senior year with a NYS title at heavyweight.  He finished 1st at the Flo Freakshow which is the toughest pre-season tournament in the country.

Vincent DePrez 157/165 (Hilton, NY/Hilton HS): Vincent is a 4x NYS place winner, finishing 4th, 2nd, 2nd, and 1st.  Vincent capped 46-0 record his senior season at Hilton with state championship at 145 pounds.  He is a Flo Nationals All-American and four-time All-Greater Rochester selection.

Anthony DePrez 165/174 (Hilton, NY/Hilton HS): Anthony will be joining his twin brother Vincent this year.  He finished 2nd in NYS this year at 152 lbs and became a Flo Nationals All-American.

Thierno Diallo 125 (Lanham, MD/Duval HS): Thierno transferred into Binghamton for the 2014 spring semester.  He is a 3x state place winner taking 2nd, 3rd, and 1st.  He is the first wrestler in Prince Georges County to win 4 county titles.  He is a Fargo All-American and a Flo Nationals All-American.

Jake Kocsis 165/174  (Phillipsburg, NJ/Phillipsburg HS): Jake is a 2x NYS qualifier.  Jake finished 2nd at the prestigious Reno Tournament of Champions during the 2013-2014 season.  He then finished 4th in the NJ State Championships at 170 lbs.  He will major in environmental studies.

Joe Nelson 125 (Oxford, NY/Oxford Academy): Joe is a 2x NYS Qualifier finishing 3rd in the state.  He was valedictorian at his high school and will be working towards an engineering degree at Binghamton.

Steven Schneider 174/184 (Levittown, NY/MacArthur HS): Steven is a 2x NYS qualifier.  He finished 2nd in the state as a junior and was a state champion this past season at 170 pounds.  He finished his high school career as a Senior National All-American and he will be majoring in engineering at Binghamton.

Ben Schroeder 157 (Eureka, MO/Eureka HS): Ben is a 2x Missouri state qualifier.  He received the Binghamton University Scholarship of Excellence award and will be enrolled in the Binghamton School of Management.

Mark Tracy 184/197 (Holtsville, NY/Sachem East HS): Mark won a NYS title at 182 lbs his senior season at Sachem East High.  He also finished as a Senior National All-American and Mark will be enrolling in the Binghamton School of Management. 

Reggie Williams 184/197 (Johnson City, NY/Johnson City HS): Reggie is a 4x NYS placewinner, finishing 2nd as a sophomore and winning a state title at 195 lbs this past season.  He is a 5x high school All-American and capped off his senior season as a Senior Nationals All-American.

EXPECT GREATNESS!

Post by Marissa Sarfati (msarfat1@binghamton.edu)