Wrestlers Turn Out for Vin Altebrando Outdoor Festival

Dozens of wrestlers came out Saturday for the fifth annual Vin Altebrando outdoor wrestling festival to honor the late coach who first dreamed of the tournament. The festival was held at Whitman High School where Altebrand, 51, was varsity wrestling coah until his death in Read More …

Outdoor Tournament to Draw Wrestlers to Whitman

Walt Whitman High School will host the fifth annual Vin Altebrando Outdoor Wrestling Festival Saturday, drawing competitors from around the area. Altebrando, the beloved varsity wrestling coach for the Wildcats, had wanted to set up an outdoor tournament but with his sudden death from a Read More …

Vin Altebrando Wrestling Festival Draws Scores of Competitors

Scores of wrestlers from high schools and middle schools took part in the second annual Vin Altebrando Wrestling Festival, in honor of the beloved Whitman coach who died last year. Teams included Whitman, Huntington, Elwood, Half Hollow Hills, Sachem, Baldwin, Port Washington and several other Read More …

Salute to Coach Vin Altebrando Draws 150 LI Wrestlers

The inaugural Vin Altebrando wrestling fair drew 150 high school and middle school wrestlers Saturday night to Walt Whitman High School. The outdoor festival attracted wrestlers from around Long Island, and was a salute to the popular Whitman varsity wrestling coach, who died in April Read More …