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Mohawk Wrestling Club will be holding preseason practices at Upper Dublin HS on Monday and Wednesday starting September 11 from 6:30 to 8:00 PM each night. There is no charge for these practices and we will focus on Folkstyle. So bring a friend and join us.

 


A few of the Mohawk girls wrestled in the Women’s National Championship this past weekend in Texas. And Mohawk was proud to have two National Champions Julie Hoger won the championship at Division1 – 60 pounds and Caitlyn Walker won at 40 Kg. Amanda Walker wrestled in both Cadet taking 4th at 52 Kg and placed 6th in Juniors at 55 Kg. Pictured is Team PA. Julia is in the bottom row 2nd from right side, Amanda is to the right of Julia and Caitlyn is on the 2nd row and is the 2nd form the left.

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This past weekend some of the Mohawk girls wrestled in the Gotham City Tournament held at Cornell University in NY.  Leading the way for Team PA who finished in 2nd place were Julia Horger, Caitlyn and Amanda Walker who all captured championship. Other Mohawk girls that place where Julia Dillon (2nd) and Alanna Barberio (5th). 

Also this weekend Mohawk had a bunch of wrestlers go to the Schuylkill Valley and Downingtown West Qualifiers. Click on the Tournament Results tab to see the list of place winners.


Walker girls have a great weekend at Girls Folkstyle Nationals held in Oklahoma City. Amanda Walker competed at Junior 117 and was the National Runner Up. Caitlyn earned two All-American honors by placing 3rd at Cadet (94) and 8th at Junior (100).  Coach Stabilito Jr made the trip to coach the girls.

 


Mohawk had 9 girls compete this past weekend in the 2017 PAWF Girls Folkstyle States. Aislyn Newell (1-3-44), Rylee Netter (4-5-76), Caitlyn Walker (HS-97) and Amanda Walker (HS-124) were all crowned State Champions. Also placing for Mohawk were Shannon Muncer (1-3-50) 2nd, Macayla Needham (4-5-76) 3rd, Julia Dillon (4-5-82) 3rd, Alanna Barberio (MS-113) 3rd, Jameson Hannigan (MS-120) 4th and Caitlyn Walker (HS105) 3rd.


 

Walker Girls capture the Sword at Shogun Tournament

Amanda took first place at 120 pounds and Caitlyn placed first at 95-105. Julia Dillon placed 2nd at 11 and under 80-90.


Team PA Girls Team wrestled in the FLWC Fall Classic Tournament in Cornell on Saturday November 19 and placed 2nd. Mohawk had 4 of it’s wrestlers on the Team. Julia Dillon (75/80), Caitlyn Walker (95), Amanda Walker (115) and Alanna Barberio (120) they all played a big part in the team success. Amanda Walker was 6-0 on the day.

Coach Joe Stabilito Jr was one of the Coaches along with Chris Atkinson (Contender Elite). We are proud of our Girls for the great work they have put in this year and wish them continued success this upcoming season.


 

 

Mohawk Wrestling Club is proud to announce that Amanda Walker was a double All-American at the Cadet and Junior National Championship held in Fargo, ND. Amanda placed 6th in both Cadet (101) and Junior (105) in Women’s Freestyle.

Amanda with her Mohawk coaches that had the pleasure of coaching her in Fargo. From left to right
Coach Stab Sr, Amanda, Coach Stab Jr and Coach Bolich


Amanda Walker is training at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs and she ran into this guy! Olympic and World Champion Jordan Burroughs.

All Wrestlers and Parents,

We have ended our current season a little early due to poor attendance at all our locations and we will keep you all posted of our plans moving forward. We want to congratulate all the Mohawk wrestlers that have either qualified for a National Dual Team (Schoolboy Dual Team LJ Khan and Jackson Erb) and Junior Dual Team (Nick Carpenter) and for Fargo (Dom Stabilito, Vincent Stabilito, Noah Kisselback, Nick Carpenter) great job! Also congratulations to Amanda Walker for making the Cadet World team and for Caitlin for her great showing at Body Bar Women’s Championship.

A great job was done by the Mohawk Wrestlers at the Junior Club Freestyle Duals we teams with our friends at Apache and we finished in 7th place is a super talented loaded event.

Coach Joe Stabilito Jr again has been selected as the Head Greco-Roman coach for our National Teams this year in Fargo.

Coach Stabilito Jr. was also selected at the Greco-Roman development coach for PAWF.

Coach Stabilito Sr. again will be the Fargo National Team leader and this year Coach Dave Bolich will be on the Fargo staff.

 
Also just want to Thank all the wrestlers and the parents for making this another successful season for the Mohawk wrestling club. A Special Thank You to Coach Dave Bolich and Jason Amy (Jason has been injured this season and we are looking forward to seeing him return in the Fall) for handling the sessions at Upper Moreland.
 
Your in wrestling,
Coach Stab Sr. and Coach Stab Jr.

CONGRADULATION TO COACH STAB SR. ON BEING NAMED 2014 USA WRESTLING KIDS/CADET PERSON OF THE YEAR.
Neshaminy assistant head wrestling Coach Joe Stabilito Sr. was recently named the 2014 USA Wrestling Kids/Cadet Person of the Year. He is the first Pennsylvania coach selected for this award by USA Wrestling, the national governing body for amateur wrestling in the United States. The award is given to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership qualities at the state, regional and national levels. The recipient should have contributed to the development of Kids/Cadet Division programs at the state, regional and national levels. Other criteria includes: willingness to propose new ideas and contribute to regional and national programs, participation on regional and national committees and boards. Stabilito has been involved in wrestling for 44 years, 14 with USA Wrestling.
Stabilito, the head coach of Mohawk Wrestling Club (USAW Club), is a USA Wrestling Bronze Certified Coach working on Silver. He was the team leader and head coach of the PA Schoolboy Dual Team from 2007-2014. The team was a five-time national champion during that span. He also was the team leader of the seven-time national champion PA Cadet Dual Teams from 2007-14. In addition, he was the team leader of PA Fargo Junior and Cadet Teams from 2007-14. He also was the head coach and team leader of the Mason Dixon Dual squad, winners of five consecutive champions 2009-14.
Stabilito’s resume also includes serving as head coach of the Warminster Spartans Youth Wrestling Club (1970-87), the Raiders (1987) and Mohawk Wrestling Club (1979-93). He was the head coach at Cardinal Dougherty High School (1974-77) and served as assistant coach at William Tennent High School (1983-88). He was the head coach and athletic director of the Hatboro-Horsham Wrestling Club (1989-2007) and the head coach of Sandy Run Middle School (2002-05). He was the assistant head coach at Upper Dublin High School from 2005-13 before moving to his current position as assistant head coach at Neshaminy for the past two years.
 
A 2014 District One Wrestling Hall of fame inductee, Stabilito is a board member of the PA Wrestling Hall of Fame, and he is also a member of the District One Wrestling Steering Committee.  He served as president of the Pennsylvania Amateur Wrestling Federation and was a delegate at the State Chairman’s Meeting in Colorado Spring from 2009-14.  Stabilito is co-founder of the East Mont Wrestling Club, which is now the Mohawk Wrestling Club. A charter member of the Buxmont Wrestling League, he served as president and vice president of the organization, and he also was president of the Warminster Spartans.  Stabilito was also President of the Intercounty Wrestling League and built that to the biggest league in Southeast PA with 43 Teams.

MOHAWK FREESTYLE AND GRECO STYLE WRESTLING:
Check back for updates and look forward to seeing you next season that will start in the Middle of March.

SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR COACHES JOE STABILITO JR.,  COACH JIM NEWELL AND COACH ED KISSELBACK FOR THE GREAT JOB THEY DID THIS YEAR AND TO OUR SUPPORT STAFF AMY STABILITO AND ROSE AMY FOR ALL THERE HELP.

Jason and Matt Amy, Dominic and Vincent Stabilito, Trevor Elfvin, Kayla Biddick, Noah Kissellback, Pat Walker and Rhys Zigich have qualified or Fargo. Coach Stab Jr is the Cadet Greco Head Coach and Coach Stab Sr is the Team Leader and Freestyle Coach.

Jason Amy and Vincent Stabilito were selected to the Cadet National Dual Team and were part of the Freestyle National Runner-Ups. Coach Stab Jr. was on the Coaching Staff and Coach Stab Sr. was the Team Leader

LJ Khan was on the Schoolboy National Duals Freestyle Team that captured the National Championship Team. LJ was also on team PA for Kids Nationals.

Coach Stab Sr. was the Head Coach and Team Leader for Schoolboy team and has won his10th National Championship.

Mohawk Wrestlers that places at PAWF States held at Chambersburg HS

Greco
Schoolboy 70 3 Caitlyn Walker
Schoolboy 84 4 Christopher Walker
Schoolboy 98 4 LJ Kahn
Cadet 106 4 Jason Amy
Cadet 126 3 Trevor Elfvin
Cadet 152 3 Vincent Stabilito
Cadet 220 3 Pat Walker
Junior 113 1 Matt Amy
Junior 145 2 Dominic Stabilito
Freestyle
Cadet 220 4 Pat Walker
Junior 113 2 Matt Amy
Womens States
Schoolgirl 70 1 Caitlyn Walker
Junior 148 3 Kayla Baddick

 

Front Row: (Left to Right) Chris, Caitlyn and Amanda Walker, Matt and Jason Amy
Second Row: Coach Joe Stabilito Sr.
Back Row: Coach Ed Kisselbach, Pat Walker, Vincent Stabilito, Trevor Elfvin, Rhys Zigich
and Noah Kisselback and Coach Joe Stabilito Jr
Mohawk Wrestlers did an outstanding job at Northeast Regionals.  In Freestyle we had the following wrestlers place Shawn Marion (Novice 65) 4th, Caitlyn Walker (Schoolboy 70) 3rd, Chris Walker (Schoolboy 84) 6th, LJ Khan (Schoolboy 98) 6th and Patrick Walker (Cadet 220) 4th. In Greco the following wrestlers placed Donovan Frascella (Intermediate 95) 3rd, Caitlyn Walker (Schoolboy 70) 3rd, Chris Walker (Schoolboy 84) 6th, LJ Khan (Schoolboy 98) 3rd, Jason Amy (Cadet 106) 3rd, Trevor Elfvin (Cadet 132) 4th, Rhys Zigich (Cadet 132) 2nd, Vincent Stabilito (Cadet 160) 3rd, Patrick Walker (Cadet 220) 3rd, Matt Amy (Junior 113) 3rd and Noah Kisselback (Junior 195) 3rd.  Shawn Marion, Donovan Frascella, Caitlyn and Chris Walker, LJ Khan all qualified to go to the Kids National Championship that will be held in Orem, UT.  The following Mohawk Wrestlers qualified for the National Championship being held at the end of July in Fargo, ND: Jason Amy, Rhys Zigich, Vincent Stabilito, Pat Walker and Noah Kisselback will all be part of the PA National Team.

East Mont Wrestling Club and Speed Pursuit have joined forces to form the Mohawk Freestyle and Greco Wrestling Club

We will only offer you the ability to wrestle both Greco Roman and Freestyle to improve your wrestling skills but with Speed Pursuit offer you the ability to providing elite training to athletes of all ages.  Speed Pursuit system of sport specific training will make athletes reach their full potential.  With the use of proven training methods, individual attention and superior instruction our system will create success on any playing field.
Practice will be on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Practices start on Thursday March 20th, 2014 at Neshaminy High School Wrestling Room.
Speed Pursuit Sessions will be an additional cost of $10 per session and must be scheduled according to your selection on the registration form.
Monday and Wednesday: Upper Dublin High School Wrestling Room (on second floor)
Tuesday and Thursday: Neshaminy High School Wrestling Room in Gym 3 (on second floor)
Speed Pursuit is located at 160 Bordentown Road, Tullytown, PA 19007
215-946-2372
This is our fourth year for this Club but our goal for this season is to send as many of our wrestlers to qualifiers for the Schoolboy, Cadet and Junior Freestyle and Greco National Teams and Fargo National Championship.
Advantages of Learning Freestyle/Greco:
· Opportunity to compete against best wrestlers in state and nation
· Develops 5 point moves for scholastic competition
· Teaches wrestlers not to get turned on bottom
· Improves and emphasizes wrestling in neutral position. Bad shots are quickly turned to points by opponent
· Back Step and Back Arch skills will be taught, which are important fundamentals often neglected in school instruction
· Different enough from scholastic so that kids aren’t bored from a continuous season.
Wrestling Registration Fee: $150.00 which includes a T-Shirt and Singlet.
USA Card required (must be purchased on line $40.00)

You Can register at any practice session.

Print out the registration form and bring to practice by clicking on this link

WILL BE ADDED SOON

The Mohawk Coaches will be at the following Tournaments you will be required to sign up for these at Practice so we know how many wrestlers will attend.  Click on Event name and this will open a document with the details.

Saturday April 1 Pottsville Qualifier Gary Keener
Sunday April 2 Big Springs Qualifier Larry Jones 
Saturday April 15 Germantown Academy Qualifier Solomon Fleckman
Saturday April 22 Schuylkill Valley Qualifier Ryan Maurer
Sunday April 23 Downingtown West Qualifier Brad Breese
Friday April 28Saturday April 29Sunday April 30
 

Northeast Regionals

 

Van Plocus

Saturday May 6 Beat the Streets Philly Qualifier Juan Ramos
Sunday May 7 Pennridge Qualifier Rollie Stillings
Friday May 19Saturday May 20Sunday May 21
 

2017 PAWF State Championship

 

Van Plocus

 

Head Wrestling Coach: Joe Stabilito Jr. and some guest coaches. (PA National Team – Greco Head Coach) Bronze Certified Coach – 2017 National Team Coach

Club Leader and Coach: Joe Stabilito Sr. (PA National Team Leader (All Teams) and President PA/USA Wrestling) FILA Certified Gold Certified and Silver Certified USA Wrestling Coach

Additional Coaches
Dave Bolich  – Upper Moreland – 2017 National Team Coach
Solomon Fleckman – Upper Dublin – 2017 National Team Coach
Jim Newell
Kyle Carson
Nick Shupe
Sam Newsham
Danielle Kelly

Junior Coaches and Mohawk Official 
Jason Amy