Mattituck/Greenport/Southold senior Adam Goode is one of four Tuckers who will wrestle in the state tournament in Albany on Friday. (Credit: Daniel De Mato, file)
Louis Troisi’s name has been mentioned time and time again in Mattituck/Greenport/Southold wrestling circles. That’s because Troisi made a name for himself as the only Mattituck wrestler to have ever reached the state podium and earned all-state status. He did that in 2007 when he took third place at 130 pounds in Division II.
The current Tuckers are undoubtedly well aware of Troisi’s place in the program’s history. Coach Cory Dolson has often spoken about his desire to see more Tuckers become all-state wrestlers. That could become a reality by the end of this week. (more…)
GARRET MEADE PHOTO | Mattituck/Greenport senior Brian Pelan became the program’s sixth 100-win wrestler earlier this month.
That three-digit number hanging over Brian Pelan’s head may have been more of a burden than even he had suspected. When the Mattituck/Greenport wrestler finally recorded career win No. 100, he said, the thing he felt more than anything else was relief. Relief that he had done it. Relief that it was over. (more…)