Live meet primer: Mepham at MacArthur wrestling
MSGVarsity.com live access is back in action as Mepham travels only a matter of four miles to meet up with Conference 2A rival MacArthur in a matchup of two top-notch Nassau wrestling teams.
Taking a look at this stellar matchup, MacArthur comes into Wednesday’s contest currently ranked tenth in MSG Varsity’s Wrestling Dual Meet power rankings. However, don’t count out this Mepham Pirate squad that has had a terrific 2012-13 campaign thus far.
Here is a look at the potential weight class matchups:
99– Alexander Pekoff or Joel Zambrano (Mepham) vs. Travis Cooksey (MacArthur)
106– Jamie Dunn (Mepham) vs. Vincent Thron (MacArthur)
113– Albert Hernandez or Michael Caruso (Mepham) vs. Michael Coiro (MacArthur)
120– John Sherlock (Mepham) vs. Michael Brown or Christopher Cataldo (MacArthur)
126– Jonathan Speigel (Mepham) vs. Christopher Cataldo or Justin Cooksey (MacArthur)
132– Matthew Lambert (Mepham) vs. Anthony Boccasini (MacArthur)
138– Tom Mauro or Peter Motley (Mepham) vs. Robert Bennett (MacArthur)
145– Louis Hernandez or Matt Assael (Mepham) vs. Sal Randazzo (MacArthur)
152– Louis Hernandez or Matt Assael (Mepham) vs. Michael Marrero (MacArthur)
160– Tyler Clougher (Mepham) vs. Jeremy Hughes or Steven Schneider (MacArthur)
170– Dan Tracy (Mepham) vs. Jeremy Hughes or Steven Schneider (MacArthur)
182– Steve Lambert (Mepham) vs. Nick Tangredi or Joey Tangredi (MacArthur)
195– Corey Heller (Mepham) vs. Naim Al-Qaadir (MacArthur)
220– Corey Preattle or Anthony Maltese (Mepham) vs. Nick Cuciti (MacArthur)
285– TBD (Mepham) vs. Doug Hughes (MacArthur)
* All matchups are subject to change
Be sure to check out all of the action starting at 5:00 p.m. with Barry Landers and Nick Garone on the call. This match will re-air on MSG Varsity Optimum. Channel 14 on Sunday, January 20 at 12:00 p.m.
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