Wrestlers Garner Awards
Tyler Peet (Unadilla Valley) and Josh Simmons (Campbell Savona) earned All-Northeast District, All-Region, and All-WNYAC honors after qualifying for the NJCAA National Championships.
Peet, 149 lbs., was 15-5 during the 2011-12 season. He won the Ithaca Invitational title and finished 2nd at both the Ursinus College Fall Brawl, and the North East Districts. His 2nd place finish qualified him for the National Championships for the second time. At Nationals, he was 2-2 with two pins and fell just short of reaching All-American status. Peet end his two-year career wearing the blue & gold with a 42-17 record.
Simons, 165 lbs, was able to bounce back from a slow start to his season to qualify for Nationals. He used a 2-2 effort at the Niagara CCC Open to get on track. By advancing to the championships of the Northeast Districts he qualified for a spot at Nationals. He wrapped his season up with a 9-15 record.
Mitchell Rogers (Jasper Troupsburg) and Nick Mieczkowski (Vernon Verona Sherrill) both earned 3rd team All-Region honors based on their finishes at the Districts.
Alfred State finished the year T-33rd at Nationals, 5th at Districts, and with a 4-5 dual meet record.