Allentown, PA - 8/13/09
Jody Haas crowned King of the Mat @ Ken Chertow Wrestling Camp in Allentown, PA. He was named King of the Camp after he defeated Gomez from Section IX, NY. Gomez placed 3rd this past HS season at the NYS tournament.
A dozen Sayville Wrestlers attended the grueling 6 day camp in PA. The camp featured some of the top wrestlers from all across the United States. The Golden Flashes learned lots of technique from over 20 outstanding clinicians.
- Ken Chertow - Olympian; 3 X NCAA D1 All American; USA Wrestling National Champion; Wolrd Medalist
- Troy Nickerson - 5 X NYS Champion; NCAA D1 National Champion; HS National Champion
- Rob Herman - Olympian; Head Coach, US Olympic Team; All Navy Wrestling Coach; World Silver Medalist
- Carelton Hasserig - 3 X NCAA D1 National Champion; 7 Year NFL Career; NFL All Pro
- Dozens of other National Champions & All Americans
Matt & Steven Leshinger selected by Ken Chertow camp staff as National Camp Academic All American. Nick Pesko named National Honorable Mention Academic All American. Selections were based on school grades, wrestling results and written essay. All will be recognized on www.KenChertow.com