The 4th Annual Interstate 64 FALL CLASSIC FINAL FOUR is destined to become One of the Best Preseason Wrestling Tournaments in the Country. We are Proud to announce that this year's event will be a USA Wrestling Sanctioned Event. Last Year wrestlers from 10 States completed for the 3rd Annual Tidewater Cup. Our Mission is to run Well Organized, Unique Wrestling Events with Outstanding Hospitality and Present High Quality Awards. Results will be announced to showcase our wrestlers.
* "Love the Final Four Format. Unbelieveable Awards."
* "High Quality Awards and a Great Hospitality Room."
* "I have a feeling in another year or so competitors from at least half of the states will be in attendence with the great reviews and popularity of it, especially from the awards and the competition. Better than most offseason tournaments."
* "Awesome competition with a Great Concept."
* "I was very impressed. Competition was much better than I anticipated. Great Job getting the word out."
* "I think the Format is a change in pace and adds to the appeal of the tournament. The trophies appeal to the wrestlers."
A HUGE SUCCESS!
300 from 14 States Competed for 3rd Tidewater Cup at the Interstate 64 Wrestling Championships!
On October 12-13, 2013, the 3rd Annual Interstate 64 Final Four Fall Classic took place at Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach. 300 Wrestlers from 10 States including VA, PA, NJ, NY, MD, WV, NC, KY, GA, and SC competed in the Elementary, Middle School, and High School Divisions. Wrestlers in all divisions received the 3rd Tidewater Cup with the High School Division receiving a Metal Cup that was over 2 feet tall and weighed over 15 lbs. The Top 4 Placewinners, including the Champion, received a Custom Die Cast Medal unique to the Tournament. The competition at the tournament was amazing. The Misfits from Pennsylvania, CREW from NC and Arrichion, NC each came with several talented wrestlers. There were also some great wrestlers from VA's Colonial Forge, Powerhouse Wrestling Academy, VA Team Predator, Great Neck WC, Great Bridge, Deep Creek, and Town Center Wrestling Club. Special Thanks goes out to all of the teams and wrestlers who made this 3rd event very competitive and successful.
The Elementary Division was led by Outstanding Wrestler Dylan Weaver (APEX, NJ), Elijah Gregoris (CREW,NC), Matthew Singleton (Compound Wrestling, GA), and Enzo Bell from MF1 (GA). The Middle School Division saw Outstanding Wrestler Alec Sampson (CREW,NC), Lance Beckner (Misfits, PA), Travis Crawford (Warhawks, MD), Jacob Brasseur (Lexington, KY), Jerrod Hunziker (Stafford Highlanders, VA), Joshua Lehr (CREW,NC), Michael Verngallo CREW,NC), Jacob Butler (CREW,NC), Jonathan Conrad (Hanover Hawkeye, VA), and Eric Neff (Chesapeake, VA) each take home the top prize.
In the High School Divison, Wrestlers competed for the Huge Tidewater Cup with a Unique Final Four Format. Congratulations to All of our 2013 Tidewater Cup Champions:
106 lbs. Zachary Beckner (Front Royal, VA) OW
113 lbs. Josua Nail (Forge Raptor, VA)
120 lbs. Landon LoAlbo (Cox, VA)
126 lbs. Adam Wilmer (VA Team Predator)
132 lbs. Dustin Runzo (Norfolk Academy, VA)
138 lbs. Dylan Hunziker (Forge Raptor, VA)
145 lbs. Dane Robbins (Robinson HS, VA)
152 lbs. Eric Merriam (Great Bridge, VA)
160 lbs. McKinnis Spadoni (Town Center WC, VA)
170 lbs. Ross Graham (PWA,VA)
182 lbs. Antavian Leary (Ocean Lakes, VA)
195 lbs. Zachary Kelleher (Town Center WC, VA)
220 lbs. Patrick Grayson (Forge Raptor, VA)
285 lbs. Andrew Snyder (Town Center WC, VA)
Thanks to Coach Chris Barnhart and the Ocean Lakes Wrestling Club for hosting a Great Event! Thanks to the parents of the Club for
having one of the best hospitality rooms ever seen for the tournament staff and
coaches.The Support of our Wrestling Community is what makes everyone want to attend these events. Your continued support will make these events even more special. This event will take place annually on the Saturday before Columbus Day.