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Grimaldi Conquers Albany, Brings Home State Title

| 02/26/2013 | 0 Comments
Grimaldi Conquers Albany, Brings Home State Title

A sea of red “BELIEVE” shirts jumped and cheered as Hills West senior Tyler Grimaldi kneeled on the mat in the Albany Times Union Center as time expired in the finals of the NYS wrestling championship 160 lb division. For 5 years now, Tyler has had one dream, to be a state champion, and right […]

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Tyler Grimaldi Takes Wrestling State Title

| 02/26/2013 | 0 Comments
Tyler Grimaldi Takes Wrestling State Title

Over the weekend, Hills West senior Tyler Grimaldi took the New York State wrestling title for the 160-pound weight class. Tyler’s journey to Albany was not easy. After facing opponents from around New York State, he finally defeated Steven Schneider, a student from Macarthur High School in Levittown, by a score of 9-3. On winning […]

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Strong County Performance Sends Three Varsity Wrestlers to Albany

| 02/19/2013 | 0 Comments

After having the match rescheduled due to Nemo, Varsity Wrestling had a strong showing at last Tuesday-Wednsday’s County Championships, sending three wrestlers up to Albany for the state tournaments. Senior Tyler Grimaldi, who made it all the way to the state finals in his weight class last year, and is one of the three along […]

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Consecutive Wins for the Wrestling Team

| 01/12/2013 | 0 Comments

The Hills West Wrestling team picked up their second win in two days. After beating Riverhead 44-31, they went on to trounce Deer Park 39-30. Joe Piccolo has been wrestling incredibly well, wrestler Chris Feliz hopes that the streak will continue. The team waits eagerly for Jagger Rebozo to return from injury. The next match […]

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The Blonde Epidemic

| 12/15/2011 | 0 Comments
The Blonde Epidemic

You might be walking in the halls of Hills West and notice the recent trend amongst a dozen or more students. “The Blonde Experiment” is the name of this phenomenon coined by Varsity Wrestling Captain, Tyler Grimaldi. Students from all grades who have participated in this years’ wrestling season have made a pact to physically […]

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