Lawrence wins wrestling states, Grygas places third

Zack Lawrence stands on first place spot on podium holding award

DCS senior Zack Lawrence captured the New York State Wrestling Championship at 152 lbs. with an exciting 3-2 win. Charlie Grygas wrestled to a third in the 160-lb. division.

The competition was held Feb. 23 at the Times Union Center in Albany. Congrats to Zack, Charlie, coaches Patrie, Burchhardt, Caulfield and Rowley, and to the entire wrestling team for a great season.

Media coverage about Duanesburg at the states:

Times Union, Feb. 23: Unusual finish made Lawrence sweat out title win

Daily Gazette, Feb. 23: Duanesburg’s Lawrence wins state wrestling title, Feb. 25: Wrestler of the Week (“Zachery Lawrence is our WOTW after winning the 152LB NYSPHSAA Division II Wrestling Title. Zack has had an amazing high school career at Duanesburg which consisted of over 275 wins, 6 section II titles and a 5X place finisher at the state tournament. Congratulations to Zack and good luck in the future!”