Team Highlights 2018-2019: click on link below(12mins)2019 Seniors(l-r)Junior Batista, Luis Martinez, Yerami Jimenez, Jules Rodrigues, Luis Colon, Chris JoseSenior Yerami Jimenez represents Perth Amboy Male GMC Scholar Athlete on 6/3/19. Yerami has a 3.8 GPA and will be attending Temple University in the Fall. He will be majoring in Sports Management. GOOD LUCK!(Jr. )James Rodriguez is Perth Amboy's Male representative for the Greater Middlesex Conference(GMC) Sportsmanship Award Luncheon held at the Pines Manor in Edison 5/7/19.ALUMNI NEWS: Congratulations to our Class of 2017 Alumni Wrestler Alexis SorianoAlexis became a College All-American after finishing in 8th place at the NCAA Division II Wrestling Championships held at Cleveland State University on 3/8-3/9/19____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________(l-r) Coach Santana, Coach Medina, James Rodriguez, Coach Morales, Coach VosinasCongratulations to James on his 100th Career Victory!!.. James collected his 100th at the State Finals in Atlantic City (2/28/19). In the first round he defeated his opponent from Manalapan by the score of 6-2. Unfortunately he lost his next 2 out of 3 and did not medal finishing in the Top 16 in his weight class(126lbs). James finished with a season record of 31-4 and his career record now stands at 101-20.____________________________________________________________________________2019 REGION 5 126LBS CHAMPIONJAMES RODRIGUEZCongratulations AGAIN to James Rodriguez(126lbs), who won his 1st REGION 5 Title!!! James now advances to the STATE Final Championships held at the famous Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall on Thurs. Feb. 28, Fri. Mar.1, and Sat. Mar. 2..Wrestling starts at 2:30pm on Thursday(Feb.28)_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Alumni News: Alexis Soriano-Class of 2017https://hurstathletics.com/news/2019/2/23/soriano-wins-super-region-one-crown-grass-robb-also-qualify-for-nationals-as-wrestling-places-fourth.aspx?path=wrestlingNext stop for Alexis is the NCCAA Division II Championships March 8-9 held at Cleveland State University. Good Luck LEX!!___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________The Post Season has Finally arrived!!It begins this Saturday Feb. 16Districts @ Delaware Valley High School 10amSunday Feb. 17. Girls Regions @ Red Bank HS 9amTHURSDAY Feb 21ST/Friday Feb.22nd Regions@ Franklin High School 5:30pmSat. Feb. 23 Regions@ Franklin HS 10amSTATES in Atlantic City 2/28, 3/1, 3/2____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Congratulations to James Rodriguez and Johan Coria, District 19 CHAMPS!! Yerami Jimenez and Luis Colon Finished in 2nd Place. Yerami and Luis will wrestle on Thursday, if they win they will join James and Johan in Friday's Qrts Final round..Top 4 Region place winners will qualify and advance to the STATE FINALS in Atlatic City on Feb 28-Mar.1, Mar 2!!___________________________________________________________________________(l-r) Valery Alcantara, Narlie Diaz, Yuma Vidal, Alyssandra Pacheco, Ahsia TorresCongratulations to our Lady Panther Wrestlers whom competed in the 1st Ever NJSIAA Girls Regional Tournament. Even though no girls qualified for the STATE Tournament, they all wrestled extremley hard and gave their Best effort. VERY PROUD DAY for AMBOY Wrestling..History was made when Narlie Diaz became the 1st EVER Female wrestler in Amboy history to win a match at Girls Regions. She went on to Win 3 matches ALL BY PIN!!! You GO GIRL!!____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________The Future Starts NOW!!Best Looking Mat in the State__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Congratulations to our JV Wrestlers as they finished 2nd as a Team at the GMC JV Tournament on Feb. 9..GMC JV Tournament CHAMPIONS!!(l-r) Dante Brantley; Daniel Lopes, Yeremy Cruz; Randy Moricete; Jeiro Ruiz
GMCs Results: The team finished tied for 9th place(23 teams). Sr. Chris Jose 182lbs and Jr. Gilbert Hill-Sosa 152lbs finished Top 8. Soph. Johan Coria finished 4th and Jr. James Rodriguez WON his 2nd GMC title at 126lbs. James is the third wrestler in Perth Amboy History to win 2 GMCs titles. Last wrestler to do so was Ryan Moskwa (2010-2011). James was also voted by the coaches Most Outstanding Wrestler (Lower Weights).
INAUGURAL ALL GIRLS GMC CHAMPIONSHIPS: On Jan. 16 2019, the 1st EVER All Girls GMC Tournament was held at Bishop Ahr High School.
185lbs Valery Alcantara; 105lbs Ahsia Torres; 161lbs Yuma Vidal; 105lbs Alyssandra Pacheco; 147lbs Narlie Diaz
Our Girls GMC CHAMPIONS!! Valery Alcantara and Ahsia Torres
185lbs Valery Alcantara
105lbs Ahsia Torres
Hunterdon Central Invitational Tournament:(No Team scores) Junior Varsity wrestlers Sr. Yeremy Cruz 182lbs and Jr. Dante Brantley 160lbs each won their respective weight classes.
Jr. James Rodriguez won the 132lbs title in dramatic fashion by coming back froma 3-2 deficit to win in OT 8-6!!