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A New Era for Westhampton Beach Wrestling

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Jakob Restrepo, left, is the new head coach of the Westhampton Beach wrestling team. Restrepo, 26, was a state champion at Sachem East and went on to wrestle at the University of Maryland. CAILIN RILEY

Jakob Restrepo, left, is the new head coach of the Westhampton Beach wrestling team. Restrepo, 26, was a state champion at Sachem East and went on to wrestle at the University of Maryland. CAILIN RILEY

Top row, from left: Connor Rodgers, head coach Jakob Restrepo, and Nate Brandi. Bottom row, from left: Bobby Stabile and Joey Carasiti. The four Hurricanes are this year's captains, and Restrepo, 26, is in his first year as head coach of the team. CAILIN RILEY

Top row, from left: Connor Rodgers, head coach Jakob Restrepo, and Nate Brandi. Bottom row, from left: Bobby Stabile and Joey Carasiti. The four Hurricanes are this year's captains, and Restrepo, 26, is in his first year as head coach of the team. CAILIN RILEY

Hurricane senior Juliet Barnabee during a scrimmage at Shoreham/Wading River earlier this week. CAILIN RILEY

Hurricane senior Juliet Barnabee during a scrimmage at Shoreham/Wading River earlier this week. CAILIN RILEY

Hurricanes Dylan Cangelosi, left, and Dylan Blenk at a scrimmage practice at Shoreham/Wading River earlier this week. CAILIN RILEY

Hurricanes Dylan Cangelosi, left, and Dylan Blenk at a scrimmage practice at Shoreham/Wading River earlier this week. CAILIN RILEY

Westhampton Beach's Dylan Razzano, left. CAILIN RILEY

Westhampton Beach's Dylan Razzano, left. CAILIN RILEY

Hurricanes alum Andrew Petroulias is back as a varsity assistant coach. CAILIN RILEY

Hurricanes alum Andrew Petroulias is back as a varsity assistant coach. CAILIN RILEY

Top row, from left: Connor Rodgers, head coach Jakob Restrepo, and Nate Brandi. Bottom row, from left: Bobby Stabile and Joey Carasiti. The four Hurricanes are this year's captains, and Restrepo, 26, is in his first year as head coach of the team. CAILIN RILEY

Top row, from left: Connor Rodgers, head coach Jakob Restrepo, and Nate Brandi. Bottom row, from left: Bobby Stabile and Joey Carasiti. The four Hurricanes are this year's captains, and Restrepo, 26, is in his first year as head coach of the team. CAILIN RILEY

authorCailin Riley on Nov 29, 2023
It’s a new era for Westhampton Beach wrestling. After more than 30 years under the direction of renowned head coach Paul Bass, and another three years following Bass’s retirement in... more

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