Tag Archives: Wrestling

Bressette’s comeback falls short at states

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Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestler Josh Bressette was eliminated on day one of the State Wrestling Tournament in Albany last Friday, but he hung tough against some good competition. In his preliminary round at the 132-pound weight class, Bressette fell into an early 2-0 deficit against Jack Chesman of Pearl River (Section I). After trailing 2-1 after […]

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Bressette wins at Sectionals

Seedings proved true for Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestlers at the Super-Sectional Tournament in Glens Falls this weekend. Josh Bressette was the No. 1 seed at 132 pounds and he would ultimately take the title in that weight class. Meanwhile, Jake Gregory was the No. 2 seed at 170 pounds and he would finish second in that […]

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Whitehall/Fort Ann third at Sectionals

Whitehall/Fort Ann finished third out of 12 schools at the Section II Class D tournament in Salem last weekend. Individually, three Whitehall/Fort Ann wrestlers took the title in their respective weight class. Josh Bressette defeated Galway’s Dean Poulin 16-4 for the title at 132 pounds; Jake Gregory pinned Duanesburg’s Ryan Harper in the first round […]

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Granville wrestlers advance

A pair of Granville wrestlers will compete this weekend for a chance to advance to the New York State Championships later this month in Albany. Bailey Daigle and Jody Hermance finished within the top four of their weight class at the Section II, Class C tournament Saturday at Coxsackie Athens High School to advance to […]

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Wager inducted into Wrestling Hall of Fame

By Paul Wager Paul F. Wager, a longtime assistant coach for the Whitehall High School wrestling team, was inducted into the Section V Wrestling Hall of Fame on Dec. 12. Wager, who lost his battle with mantle cell lymphoma on May 20, was honored with five other inductees at Red Fedele’s Brook House during the […]

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West named j/v coach of the year

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By Andrew Muse Brad Perry and Nathanial Palmer fell just in their bids for a Section II wrestling title. Perry finished as the runner-up at 170 pounds while Palmer finished third at 152 pounds. The seniors were among five wrestlers who earned an invitation to the Division II Wrestling Championships held last weekend at the […]

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Another Granville Wrestling Milestone

Horde head coach recognizes his latest 100-win wrestler 130-pounder Brendan Miller.

103 and counting Ask Brendan Miller about reaching the 100-win milestone for his career as a Granville Golden Horde wrestler and you might be left with the wrong impression. “It felt just like any other win,” Miller said when asked about joining teammates Karl Palmer and Eric Hastings with 100-plus wins over the span of […]

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Railroader preview: wrestling

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The Whitehall varsity wrestling program enters the 2010-11 season knowing it will have the biggest meet of the year on its home mats. The school will host the Section II/Class D tournament in February, and will look to have several members of the team who will compete for the Class D title as well as […]

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sports updates

Watch this space for updates on the wrestling and basketball playoffs   Today, almost as I write this, the wrestling seeding meeting is taking place. Walter Foster and Karl Palmer look pretty good for high seeds if not the tops at 135 and 215. Three other Granville wrestlers Hastings, Miller and Ehntholt also advanced and […]

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Search for Sasquatch resumes, forty years later

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By Dan King It’s been 40 years since the first reported Sasquatch sighting in Whitehall and now the quest to […]

Apathy leaves trustee seat vacant

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By Dan King Whitehall’s mayor-elect, Ken Bartholomew was hoping someone would emerge to take his old trustee position, but that […]

Jane O’Shea resigns, cites issues with board

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By Derek Liebig A Granville principal is resigning at the end of the school year because of a disagreement over […]

Whitehall Elks honor three for service

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By Dan King Ken McKee, an old Whitehall Elk, used to tell his kids that the acronym BPOE stood for […]

Reelected, incumbents face challenges

By Derek Liebig Members of the Granville Village Board will be together for at least two more years. Incumbents Dean […]

Keough to plant community garden

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By Dan King A Whitehall High School student has come up with a creative way to support local charity and […]