High School Wrestling

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Six downstate inductees into wrestling hall

Hauppauge High School wrestling head coach Chris Messina

The National Wrestling Hall of Fame announced six downstate New York inductees as part of the 2012 class:

Michael Dergarbedian

Dergarbedian already had Nassau, Suffolk, New York and East Coast titles as a middle schooler. He wrestled for the University of Michigan on scholarship and placed in the Big 10 Championship several times. Dergarbedian, a lawyer, started the Teeth of the Dog...

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