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PERRY HALL WRESTLING HALL OF FAME

Enshrined are the permanent members of the Perry Hall Wrestling Hall of Fame along with a brief description of their accomplishments in the sport of wrestling through competition, coaching, officiating and leadership.

These men are each a credit to the sport of Wrestling and the Perry Hall Tradition.

Rico Chiapperelli

January 1, 2000 – 01:05 AM
High School: Mount Saint Joseph / Blair Academy
College: Iowa
Rico was the most accomplished Wrestler in the programs history, and is recognized as one of the Top 3 Wrestlers in Maryland History.

His Accomplishments include the Following:
4x Jr. League State Champion
3x High School State Champion
2x High School National Champion
National Prep Tournament Outstanding Wrestler
3x NCAA All-American
NCAA CHAMPION
2x Olympic Alternate

Kirk Salvo

January 1, 2000 – 01:10 AM
High School: Mount Saint Joseph
College: Brown

Kirk is recognized as one of the greatest high school lightweights in Md History and is listed on the All-Time Md Team.
Kirk has also made a name as a coach reviving the Johns Hopkins University Program from 1999-2005. And will return to his alma mater Mt.St.Joe to take over the "Greatest High School Program is Maryland" as of 2005.

2006 Mt. St. Joe under Coach Salvo broke the MIAA Record by recording 8 Champions at the League Championships out of 14 weight classes and believe it or not the TEAM Finished 2nd!



Kirk's accomplishments include:
Md/Va Champion
MSA Champion
2x National Prep Champion
EIWA Runner-Up
NCAA Qualifier

Albert Miller

January 1, 2000 – 01:10 AM
Albert Miller was the Head or Asst. Wrestling Coach at Perry Hall High for the better Part of 3 Decades where his team's had a 80% Dual meet Winning Percentage over that span and Won 9 Baltimore County Tournament and Dual Meet Championships and Were State Runner-Up on 2 Occassions.

Coach Miller was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2004 for Lifetime Achievement.

And inducted into the Baltimore County Wrestling Hall of Fame in 1990.

His Wrestlers include: Rick Baughman, Doug Yoakum, Tom Boushell, Tim Allender, Jason Moore, Mike Sullivan, Ned Franks, Steve Amenta, Steve Booth, Jim Clark, Ron Miles, Don Pittillo and Gibbs Johnson who are all Members of the Perry Hall Wrestling Hall of Fame.

John Melka

January 1, 2000 – 01:15 AM
High School: Perry Hall

John Was the First Perry Hall High School Wrestler to Win the Maryland State Championships in 1972.
He was the first of a line of great wrestlers from Perry Hall.

Rick Baughman

January 1, 2000 – 01:20 AM
High School: Perry Hall
College: Drexel

Rick was the First Perry Hall High School Wrestler to Place in 3 Maryland State Tournaments. Where he finished 1st, 2nd and 3rd and become only the Second To Win the State Championship in 1980.
Rick college career was cut short due to an elbow injury suffered in his freshman season where Rick was Nationally ranked before the injury. Rick is one of the Only men in history to take the Great John Smith to Overtime during a match while both were in High School.

Rick was Perry Hall Jr. League Coach from 1986-1992 where he produced some great wrestlers and gave back to the program.

Accomplishments:
2x Md/Va Jr. State Champion
3x High School State Place Winner
Maryland High School State Champion

Tom Boushell

January 1, 2001 – 01:20 AM
High School: Perry Hall
College: United States Air Force Academy

Tom was one of the best techinical wrestlers in Maryland History where he completed an undefeated senior year by winning Perry Hall's 4th High School State Championship only allowing 5 Points the entire season in 1989.
Tom's most impressive feat was at the Senior All-Star Meet where he beat 2x Beall State Champion (Davis) 15-0 in 3:45 and MSJ State Champion (Welch) 15-0 in 3:00 with 4 Leg Cradles in 1989. Both Wrestlers left the Mat in Shock.

Tom went on to the United States Airforce Academy and is currently a "Rocket Scientist for NASA"

Accomplishments:
2x Baltimore County Champion
3x Regional Champion
2x Maryland State Place Winner
Maryland State Champion
Maryland Senior All-Star Champion
First Perry Hall Wrestler to Reach 100+ High School Wins

Mike Clemens

January 1, 2001 – 01:30 AM
High School: Mount Saint Joe
College: US Naval Academy

Mike was one of the toughest wrestlers to ever step on the Mat
he once beat Hall of Famer Bill Royer after breaking his arm during a match.

Mike has been affiliated with MSWA as the Youth Program Director since 2002 and still competes occasionally. Mike has organized and coached the Maryland Youth Mason-Dixon Team that competes in an Annual Quad meet vs The New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Virginia All Stars!

Accomplishments:
National Prep All-American
USNA Wrestler
Md/Va Jr. State Champion

Lou Chiapperelli

January 1, 2001 – 01:30 AM
High School: Mount Saint Joe
College: Wisconsin

Louis was Maybe the Best High School Wrestler ever from the State of Maryland. He was virtually unbeatable during his high school career. Winning National Prep, MSA, Sr. Nationals and the Dapper Dan Classic during his Senior Year.

Accomplishments:
3x Maryland Junior State Champion
3x MSA Champion
National Prep Champion
AAU Sr. National Champion
Dapper Dan Champion

Bill Blye

January 1, 2001 – 01:45 AM
Bill Blythe was the Original Perry Hall Jr. League Coach whom at the age of 29 tragically died of a brain tumor, Bill was possibly the greatest wrestling coach in the History of Maryland his untimely death never gave us the chance to see what potential existed. In the Short Time Bill was with us he developed the Most Powerful Junior League team ever assembled winning the Jr. League States Multiple Times. His Lineup included:

Rico Chiapperelli , Louis Chiapperelli , Rick Baughman ,
Kirk Salvo , Mike Clemons , Pete Bruno ,
Ron Miles , David Rau , Chris Penxa ,

among many others.

Doug Yoakum

January 1, 2002 – 02:00 AM

High School: Perry Hall
United States Army

Doug was one of the most Natural Wrestlers in Perry Hall's History. Having only wrestled 4 seasons, Doug was Md/Va Jr State Champion in his second year and managed an impressive 55-6-1 Varsity Record in only ( 2 ) Seasons beating 19 State Place Winners in that time.

Doug was captain of the only Perry Hall team to win Back to Back County Championships with ( 2 ) Undefeated Dual Meet Seasons.

Doug has been the Perry Hall Jr. League Coach/Chairman since 1998 where his teams have managed to Place among the States Top 10 in 4 Consecutive season while compiling an 89% Winning Percentage. His wrestlers have placed in over 30 National Events to date.

MWOA Member 1999-2004 as MPSSAA Certified Official, MJWL President for 3 Terms,  MJWL Executive Board Member for over 16 years, and Board Member of the Md Junior League State Tournament Committee.
 
45th Member of the PHRC Hall of FAME! Inducted 2008!


Accomplishments:
MJWL and Md/Va Jr. State Champion
Baltimore County Champion 2x Finalist
Md State Semi-Finalist 2x Qualifier
All-Metro Selection
3 Year Record of 86-6-2


Coaching Achievements: While Wrestlers Still With Team Punisher
4 Consecutive State Top 10 Finishes 3rd Place in 04'
3X MJWL All STAR Coach
MJWL Dual Champions Navy Division 04', 12'
MJWL Dual Runner Ups 03'
Cardinal Dual Champs 04'
Cougar Cup 3rd place 03'
Cougar Cup Runner-Up 04'
Gator Open Champs 03'
2x Little 20 Team Runner-Up
2013 Dundalk Battle for the Banner Champions
Viper Duals Champions 2014
Ram Tough Champions 2015
MJWL Lehigh Duals Wild Card 01', 02', 13'
5 MD/Va State Champions
40+ MJWL Finalists
70+ MD/Va and MSWA State Place Winners
4 SJWA NATIONAL CHAMPIONS, 8 All-Americans
5 MAWA Eastern National All-Americans

Mr. (Gerry) Chiapperelli

January 1, 2007
Mr. Chiapperelli the father of Lou and Rico was a long time Coach at Perry Hall High School coaching Football and Wrestling during the 1970's and early 80's. His influence is still prevelant today among the atheletes he touched during his tenure. He was one of the founding fathers of the Perry Hall Junior League.

Mr. Chip also played Football at Alabama for the Great Bear Bryant.

The long time Perry Hall Resident and supporter is also a member of the Perry Hall High School Atheletic Hall of Fame

John Stratemeyer

January 1, 2003 – 08:20 AM
Mr. John Stratemeyer served as the figure head for the Perry Hall Wrestling Program through the 80's and early 90's. After the Death of Coach Blythe, John stepped up and took the program over and brought in different coaches over the next 12 Years. Including coaches Baughman, Clark, Langrehr and Miller.

Mr. Stratemeyer was the First from Perry Hall to Serve as Maryland Junior League President from 1984-1988.

Steve Amenta

January 1, 2003 – 04:00 AM
High School: Perry Hall
College: Towson

Steve was another "Natural" wrestler who managed to Place 2nd at the Maryland State Championships in only his 3rd Season.

Steve was Asst. Jr. League Coach from 1998-2002 at Perry Hall.

Accomplishments:
3x Baltimore County Place Winner
2x Regional Champion
Maryland State Runner-Up

Jim Vandaniker

January 1, 2005 – 06:10 AM
High School: Perry Hall
College: John's Hopkins

Jim is one of the most successful wrestlers out of Perry Hall from the last 20 years. Currently a member of the John's Hopkins University Team where he earned Academic All-America Honors in 2005.

Accomplishments:
4x Md/Va Jr. State Champion
2x Md State Finalist
Maryland State Champion
Academic All-America @ John's Hopkins

Jason Moore

January 1, 2004 – 05:00 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Jason was one of the most arrogant wrestlers in the History of Sports. But his results backed up his favorite saying that it's not bragging if you can back it up.

Jason was a member of the Back to Back Perry Hall County Championships in 89-90. While earning all-metro honors in Football, Baseball and Wrestling it was wrestling that gave you the stage to stand up and express yourself.

Accomplishments:
2x Baltimore County Champion
Regional Champion

Chris Pike

January 1, 2004 – 06:00 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Chris managed to become one of the few Gators to place at the Maryland State Championships 3 Times.

Accomplishments:
2x Baltimore County Runner-Up
2x Regional Runner-Up
3x Maryland State Place Winner

Nick Ramsel

January 1, 2005 – 08:05 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Nick compiled over 130 wins in his 4 years at Perry Hall managing to place at the Baltimore County and Regional Tournament all 4 Seasons.

Accomplisments:
4x Baltimore County Place Winner
4x Regional Place Winner
3x Maryland State Place Winner
All-Time Wins Leader Perry Hall High School

Chris Stratemeyer

January 1, 2004 – 07:00 AM
High School: Loyola
College: Drexel

Chris became one of the greatest wrestlers in Loyola High school history. becoming National Prep Champion as well as a 2x MSA Champion.

Accomplishments:
2x MSA Champion
National Prep Champion

Chad Votta

January 1, 2003 – 08:00 AM
High School: Calvert Hall , Mt. St. Joe

Chad had long term success at the Jr. League and High school levels while competing, He was one of the few wrestlers to defeat 4x State Champion Matt Slutsky from Aberdeen.

Accomplishments:

2x Md/Va State Champion
MSA Champion

Tim Allender

January 1, 2005 – 08:05 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Tim became only the 3rd Wrestler in Perry Hall High School History to win the Maryland State Tourament, amazingly he did it from the last seeded position after taking 4th at regionals.
since High School Tim has had many stints at coaching with the Middle River, Edgewood and Bel Air Jr Leagues and With Dundalk and CM Wright High Schools. Tim is also a member of the Maryland Wrestling Officials Association.


Accomplishments:
Maryland State Champion

James Miles

January 1, 2003 – 08:40 AM
High School: Calvert Hall

Following in his brothers footsteps, "Jamie" the youngest of the Miles brothers may have been the most accomplished of the 3.

Accomplisments:
Md/Va Runner-Up
2x MSA Champion
Sr. All-Star Co-Champion
National Prep Runner-Up

John Miles

January 1, 2002 – 02:25 AM
High School: Calvert Hall

John was a National Prep Runner-Up and 2x MSA Champion while wrestling for Calvert Hall. He's one of ( 3 ) brothers that make up one of Perry Hall's greatest wrestling families.

Accomplisments:
Md/Va Jr Champion
2x MSA Champion
National Prep Runner-Up

Don Pittillo

January 1, 2005 – 10:35 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Don was a 2x Baltimore County Champion during his High School career and qualified for the State Tournament 3 Times.

Don has continued with sports by coaching the PHRC football program for the last 12 years.

Accomplishments:
2x Baltimore County Champion

Jim Clark

January 1, 2004 – 03:00 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Jim was an average high school wrestler, But turned into a very good Jr. League Coach he ran the PH program from 1986-1994 developing some of the Perry Hall Greats like:

Doug Yoakum, Steve Amenta, Chad Votta, Chris King, Sean King, Paul Scott, Brian Yoakum, Doug Clark, Rich Hanzevack and Nick Cortalis.

Luke McSorley

January 1, 2005 – 10:00 AM
High School: Perry Hall

another of the Natural Wrestlers luke was Jr. State Runner-Up in his second season and went on to become High School State Runner-Up

Accomplishments:
Md/Va Runner-Up
Baltimore County Runner-Up
Regional Champion
State Runner-Up

Gibbs Johnson

January 1, 2005 – 10:10 AM
Gibbs was one of the Early Perry Hall greats winning 3 county championships during the 70's.

Accomplishments:
3x Baltimore County Champion

Ned Franks

January 1, 2004 – 09:15 AM
High school: Perry Hall

Ned was one of the driving forces of the Mid 80's Perry Hall Squads.
His most impressive feat was at the Baltimore County Tournament his senior year, Ned jumped up a weight class and dismantled 2x State Champion Derrick Asbel in the Finals.

Accomplishments:
Baltimore County Champion
Regional Champion

Mike Sullivan

January 1, 2004 – 10:20 AM
High School: Mt. St. Joe / Perry Hall

After starting his career at St.Joe, Mike returned to Perry Hall to reach his goals winning 2 Baltimore County Titles and becoming State Runner-Up.

Mike has been a Member of the Maryland Wrestling Officials Association for the last decade.

Accomplishments:
2x Baltimore County Champion
Maryland State Runner-Up

Pete Bruno

January 1, 2002 – 02:05 AM
Pete Bruno was one of the most talented wrestlers to ever come through the program.

He was the first wrestler to win the Md/Va State tournament 4 Years in a row.

Unforturnately he never wrestled high school or college and his full potential will remain a mystery.

Chris Clark

January 1, 2006
High School: Eastern Tech

Chris began his career in the Perry Hall Junior league and had stays at Golden Ring and Arden before finishing his high school career at Eastern Tech.

Accomplishments:
3x MJWL Champion
2x Md High School State Finalist
Maryland State Champion

Glen Heinbuch

January 1, 2006
High School: Perry Hall

Glen wrestled for the Perry Hall Junior league and Perry Hall high school during his career, His greatest accomplishment however was not in wrestling, but in coaching as he has successfully revived the long Struggling Parkville recreation program into MJWL Division Champions in 2005.

Accomplishments:
Parkville Junior Wrestling Head Coach 1998-2005

Kyle England

January 1, 2006
High School: Parkville

Kyle was the first real successful wrestler to be produced under coach Yoakum. Kyle won the (1st) Perry Hall Junior Outstanding Wrestler Award under Coach Yoakum. Kyle managed numerous accomplishments under Coach Doug including (3) Tournament Titles, (3) Md/Va State Tournament Placings, and (3) MJWL Regional Placings and held the All-Time Perry Hall Junior League Wins Title upon his last season in the junior leagues.

Accomplishments:
Perry Hall Outstanding Wrestler
3x Md/Va State Place Winner
MJWL Finalist
Baltimore County Runner-Up
3x Baltimore County Place Winner
Regional Place Winner
State Qualifier

Matt Kahl

January 1, 2007
Matt was a Md/Va State Place winner for Perry Hall and Golden Ring Junior League.... Matt Wrestled for Perry Hall High School during his Freshman and Sophmore seasons placing 5th at Maryland State Tournament.

Matt Finished his career at Harford Tech becoming a 2x State Runner-Up and 2x Regional Champion

Accomplishments:
2x County Champ
2x Regional Champ
3x Maryland State Place Winner 5,2,2

Steve Booth

January 1, 2005 – 10:40 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Steve was one of the 90's Perry Hall products who placed twice at the Maryland State Tournament and went on the a successful college carreer. Steve is currently an assistant coach at John's Hopkins U.

Accompishments:
3x Baltimore County Place Winner
2x Maryland State Place Winner
100 + Carreer Wins

Keith Tobin

January 1, 2007
Keith was a multiple time County and Regional place winner for the Gators during the 80's.

Keith is currently a Coach for the Middle River Rhinos Junior League for more than a decade....

Pat Pietrolungo

January 1, 2008 – 09:00 AM
Patrick was a long time youth and high school wrestler, his wrestling career spaned from the late 70's to the 90's..........Currently he's a Petty Officer in United States Coast Guard.........

His accomplishments include:
Over 150 Junior League Wins
100+ High School Wins

In Jr League was a Md/Va Place Winner
an MJWL Runner-Up

High School
3x County Place Winner
Regional Champion
4th Place State Tournament

Ron Miles

January 1, 2005 – 09:15 AM
High School: Perry Hall

Ron a member of the great Jr. League teams of the 70's and the first of ( 3 ) Brothers who are in the Hall of fame was a Maryland State Runner-Up to cap an impressive careeer.

Accomplishments:
Md/Va Runner-Up
Maryland State Runner-Up

Brian Yoakum

January 1, 2008
High School: Perry Hall

Brian has been on again off again over the last few years trying to get involved in the coaching end of things while his son is a current member of the Punisher Wrestling Club.

Brian is one of those wrestlers that through many years of experience worked his way through the early stages and took alot of lumps to get to the top of the junior league system and then repeated the process in high school.....

Wrestling Accomplishments:

MJWL Champion
Md/Va Runner-Up
JV County Champion
High School Regional Champion
2X HIGH SCHOOL STATE QUALIFIER
3rd Place 4a/3a State Tournament

Nick Bonincontri

January 1, 2008
High School: Perry Hall

Nick Bonincontri was one of the Toughest Kids I've ever seen let alone coached........He Broke his finger one year in the first round of the MJWL Tournament against the eventual champion in a match he lost by 2 points then went on to win 5 straight matches to FINISH in 3RD PLACE and qualified for STATES.

Currently Nick is Giving back to the program in which he started as ASSISTANT COACH of TEAM PUNISHER.

Accomplishments:

2x MJWL Place Winner
Md/Va Place Winner
HIGH SCHOOL REGIONAL RUNNER UP
MAWA EASTERN NATIONAL All-American
AAU Southern Nationals All-American
PH Most Improved Wrestler
PH Unsung Hero Winner

Joe Foster

January 1, 2009
High School: CURLEY

Joe was a pleasant surpise and a kid who really stuck it out through the early beginnings and through long time dedication and hard work has become one of the most accomplished wrestlers in Perry Hall history.

Joe was the FIRST wrestler too win an individual match in my coaching career and I can still remember the excitement of his 5-4 win against Westminister at the season opening Quad meet at Hereford, If I remember right it was the 75# weight class.............a beginning of what would become a great career!

Joe went on the Place MD/VA 3x along with a STATE Title And Outstanding Wrestler award and the then 3x Place Winner at the HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL!



Joe's ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

3X MD/VA PLACE WINNER
MD/VA STATE CHAMP
MD/VA Outstanding Heavyweight
3X MJWL PLACE WINNER
MJWL CHAMPION
3X MIAA PLACE WINNER
3X MARYLAND INDEPENDENT HIGH SCHOOL PLACE WINNER 4/3/3
3X NATIONAL PREP QUALIFIER


Bill Gialamas

January 1, 2009

High School: Calvert Hall

Bill one of the original wrestlers from my coaching days, may have the most accomplished career of those who have come through this program.

Definetly the Most Dedicated and committed kid i've seen......He hold the All-time wins record with over 200 wins in junior league.

 




Accomplishments:

6X MJWL PLACE WINNER
5x MD/VA PLACE WINNER
3X MJWL CHAMPION
Md/VA STATE CHAMPION
MAWA REGIONAL CHAMPION
MAWA EASTERN NATIONAL AA
4X SJWA NATIONAL AA
SJWA NATIONAL CHAMPION
3X MIAA PLACE WINNER
3X MIS PLACE WINNER 6/3/1
MIS CHAMPION
2x NATIONAL PREP ALL-AMERICAN

Nik Gialamas

January 1, 2009

High School: Calvert Hall


Nik was a stellar wrestler and performer, the holder of Many PH records and accomplishments.........He is our only 3x Wrestler of the Year Winner.  Had he gone on to college he certainly would have been one of the nations top wrestlers.   He has many head to head wins vs over a dozen Division 1 wrestlers.  

In his junior league and high school and open career he won over 50 individual tournaments including National events.

He rose to the top in the most demanding situations!



Accomplishments:

6x MJWL Place Winner
6x Md/Va Place Winner
MJWL CHAMPION
5x MJWL All Star
4x MIAA PLACE WINNER 3, 2, 4, 2
3x MIS PLACE WINNER 3, 3, 2
NATIONAL PREP ALL AMERICAN
3X MAWA EASTERN NATIONAL AA
3x SJWA NATIONAL AA
2x SJWA NATIONAL CHAMPION

David Rau

January 1, 2009
One of the First Perry Hall Greats, David Wrestled during that great 70's era PH Team and Went on to a fine High School Career. His Father "Willie Rau" was one of the First Managers of the PH Jr League and is still active in the PHRC.

David's Accomplishments

MJWL Champion
Md/Va Runner Up
Maryland High School State Runner-Up

Roger Downs

January 1, 2009
Recently Discovered Information Dates the Perry Hall Junior League Wrestling Team back to perhaps 1970? Records of all those teams are of course not available or very hard to obtain.

However, Recent information has confirmed:

That Robert Downs was the First PERRY HALL JUNIOR LEAGUE STATE CHAMPION IN 1972.

After Wrestling Robert joined the Airforce and Has traveled the world and now resides in the UNITED KINGDOM.

Justin Klarman

January 1, 2010
High School: Perry Hall

Justin was one of my original wrestlers from the first season I took over the team, Justin became one of our most accomplished wrestlers through out his career and was by far the best i've ever seen from the nuetral position.

Unfortunately Justin only wrestler 80% of his freshman season and never reached his full potential.

Accomplishments:

3x MJWL RUNNER UP
2x Md/Va State Runner Up
5x Md/Va Place Winner
More than a Dozen Individual Tournament Titles
3x MJWL All Star
25-2 High School Record (Freshman Year)
Parkville Invitational Champion (High School)
SJWA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL OPEN CHAMPION


Mr. Willie Rau

January 7, 2011
Mr. Rau (Willie) to most of us was the PH Wrestling Chairman during the Late 70's who was the figurehead during the hayday when Bill Blye coached such greats as Rico and Louie Chiapperelli, Rick Baughman, Mike Clemens, Kirk Salvo, David Rau among others. He was a long time Board Member for the Perry Hall Recreation Council and served as equipment manager, as an umpire and coach of other sports. Willie passed away on 1/5/11 and will be sorely missed.


"Willie was a true ambassador to our sport. He will be missed by tons of athletes. He was an integral part of athletics in the Perry Hall area."

Clem (Mike Clemens)

Robin Paguia

January 2, 2012
High School - Perry Hall

Robin was an outstanding talent both on the wrestling mat and the football field as well as the classroom, Robin perhaps is as close to a natural as you can get. Wrestling came to Robin right away as in his first season where he realed off a still standing record of 35 wins on his way to placing 6th at the state tournament and continued throughout his career.

Robin accumulated 131 wins in his junior league career placing at the state tournament 4 times and twice becoming an MJWL Runner-Up he was an MJWL all-star during his last season in junior league. Robin went on to Perry Hall high school where he started all 4 years and became a member of the 100 Win club winning 108 matches during his high school career that saw him twice make the finals of the Baltimore County and Regional Championships and winning one title of each along the way. Robin finished 5th at the STATE Championships his senior year capping a very successful career.


Robin also was a 3x letterman in football and aquired 7 varsity letters during his high school days.

Accomplishments:
Baltimore County HS Champion
Regional HS Champion
5th HS STATE 4a/3a
108 HS Wins
4x Jr. League State Place Winner
Little 20 Champion
2x MJWL Runner-Up
131 JR LEAGUE WINS

Patrick Downey

January 2, 2012

High Schools: MSJ / Loch Raven / North County
College: Iowa Central / Iowa State
 
 
Patrick wrestled for us for only (1) season after his previous team Golden Ring Folded during the mid 00's, Patrick got his basic skills while at golden ring wrestling on their powerhouse teams as mainly a back up and role wrestler, during the single season Patrick wrestled for us he dominated the State of Maryland winning the Hawks Invitational and MJWL Championships while not allowing a single point, Pat wrestled all his dual meets at 2 or 3 weight classes above without complaint and dominated, Patrick in my opinion was one of the most mentally tough kids I've ever seen.

On the High School level Patrick won 80 conscecutive matches while WINNING two STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS then went on the WIN THE NHSCA SENIOR NATIONALS AND USA JUNIOR NATIONALS during 2011 after missing his SENIOR SEASON. A feat that has never been done by a maryland wrestler.

Patrick will be moving on the NCAA ranks and should continue his success.

Accomplishments:

MJWL CHAMPION
MASON DIXON ALL STAR
2x MARYLAND HS STATE CHAMPION
NATIONAL PREP PLACE WINNER
NHSCA JUNIOR NATIONALS 4th
NHSCA SENIOR NATIONAL CHAMPION
USAW FREESTYLE JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPION
FILA JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPION
FILA JUNIOR WORLD SILVER MEDALIST
2015 NCAA JC NATIONAL CHAMPION
2016 NCAA D1 ALL-AMERICAN 5th Place
2017 US OPEN SENIOR LEVEL 5th Place

Shaun Murphy

January 1, 2013

High School: Perry Hall
College: Iowa Central
 
The 50th Member inducted into our hall of fame is also One of the Greatest wrestlers to ever come through Perry Hall, the list of Shaun's individual accomplishments equal the accomplishments that many teams out their have....he started wrestling on the age/weight circuit as a 6 year old where he won (2) MJWL Age/Weight Championships before moving up to the A team level where he won 3 MJWL CHAMPIONSHIPS and 2 STATE TITLES before high school.

In high school Shaun placed at 4a/3a States (3) times, won 4 Baltimore County and 4 Regional titles on his way to breaking the PH ALL TIME WINS RECORD.

In junior league he went 2 1/2 seasons without losing a match against a maryland wrestler a record 96 wins in a row a feat that would be hard if not impossible to ever duplicate.

Accomplishments:
3x MJWL CHAMPION
2x MD JR STATE CHAMPION
4x BALTO COUNTY HS CHAMPION
4x 4a/3a REGIONAL CHAMPION
3x MD 4a/3a STATE PLACE WINNER
ALL TIME PH WINS LEADER HIGH SCHOOL
MAWA EASTERN NATIONAL ALL AMERICAN

Matt Green

January 1, 2014

High School: Perry Hall

Matt began his wrestling career at Golden Ring Junior League and continued through the junior league ranks at Parkville while building his base as a heavier but younger kid until he got to High school where he developed into one of the STATE'S all-time best HEAVYWEIGHTS.

Matt competed his first two seasons at St. Paul's before transfering over to Public School at Perry Hall where he became the FIRST WRESTLER FROM PERRY HALL HIGH SCHOOL to WIN (2) STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS.

 

Accomplishments:
2x BALTIMORE COUNTY CHAMPION
2x 4a/3a REGIONAL CHAMPION
2x 4a/3a MPSSAA STATE CHAMPION
UNDEFEATED JUNIOR and SENIOR Year

Matt Wagner

January 1, 2015

 

High School: Calvert Hall

Matt started his wrestling career at a late age but that didn't stop him from making an immediate impact at the Junior League elite level.  In only two seasons with us Matt accumulated 63 wins and placed at many of the states top tournaments, He was a 2x MSWA State Place winner and a 1x MD JR LEAGUE STATE PLACE WINNER, a 2x MJWL PLACE WINNER including a RUNNER-UP Finish and was awarded the Very Prestigeous Thomas Shaffenacker Award (the only time a Perry Hall Wrestler has won the award).  His on the Mat and in the classroom accomplishments allowed him to earn his way into Calvert Hall where he continued his success winning the Parkville tournament twice and the Damascus Tournament twice along with placing at the MIAA 3x and at the PRIVATE SCHOOL States twice.

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

2x MJWL Place Winner
2x MSWA Place Winner
Md Jr League State Place Winner
Thomas Shaffenacker Award Winner
2x DAMASCUS TOURNAMENT CHAMPION (HS)
2x PARKVILLE TOURNAMENT CHAMPION (HS)
3x MIAA PLACE WINNER
2x MIS (PRIVATE SCHOOL STATE) PLACE WINNER
100 HS WINS in 3 SEASONS

 

Zeke Salvo

January 1, 2016

High School: Perry Hall / MSJ
College: Brown

 

Zeke starting wrestling at Perry Hall Junior League and made much of his Jr Career with the Fallston program where he was a multiple time Jr league State Place winner.


Zeke wrestled at Perry Hall High School in the 9th and 10th grade where he finished 3rd and 1st in the 4A/3A State Championships and then transferred to Mount Saint Joseph for Academic Reasons where finished 2nd and 1st in the PRIVATE SCHOOL (MIS) State Championships.

 

Currently Zeke is Wrestling at BROWN UNIVERSITY.

 

Accomplishments:
Multiple Time Jr. League State Place Winner
4x High School State Place Winner 3/1/2/1
2x High School State Champion
First PH Wrestler to Win a Private School and Public School State Title
National Prep All American
NCAA D1 Wrestler

Quran Carter-Morris

January 1, 2017

 

 

High School: Digital Harbor / Dunbar

Quran was a phenomenal athlete displaying both Power and Balance during his time in our program and then continuing that success at the HIGH SCHOOL level where he came a 4x Baltimore City Champion and 2x OW of the City Tournament qualifying for the High School State Championships 4 times.


Accomplishments:

PH Wrestler of the Year
MJWL All Star
MJWL Runner-Up
Md/Va Place Winner
4x BALTIMORE CITY HIGH SCHOOL CHAMPION
2x CITY HS OW
4x MPSSAA Qualifier

Camryn Grindle

January 2, 2018

High School: Perry Hall

 

Accomplishments:
Camryn Started in the Parkville Junior League,  Before Wrestling his final two junior league seasons as a Punisher after the Demise of the Parkville team where he developed into a state caliber wrestler.   Often battling injury, Camryn still managed to put together a solid junior and high school career.


100+ High School Wins
150+ Jr. League Wins
3rd Place JR. League States
MJWL Champion
4x Baltimore County HS Place Winner
3x HS REGIONAL Place Winner

Hall Of Fame Induction Criteria

The Perry Hall Wrestling Hall of Fame members must meet 2 or more of the following criteria in order to be considered for the Hall,
In certain cases exemptions may be made. However it is the Intent of the HALL to recognize it's members for not only achievement but contribution, dedication, and influence. As those that are inducted have been assets to the Perry Hall Program and their induction should be considered an honor.

Criteria (Random Order)
Maryland/Virginia Jr. Champion
Maryland High School State Champion
National Prep Champion or Place Winner
Baltimore County or Regional Champion
Head or Assistant Coach College
Head or Assistant Coach High School (5+ years)
Multi-Time Maryland High School Place Winner
Head or Assistant Coach Jr. League (5+ years)
MJWL President
MWOA Official
MSA or MIAA Champion
National Event Place Winner (Youth / High School)
NCAA Wrestler
NCAA Champion
NCAA All-American
Multi-Time MJWL Champion
Baltimore County / Maryland / or National Wrestling Hall of Famer
Senior Crossover Champion
Sr. National Place Winner
NCAA Conference Place Winner
NCAA Academic All-American
Olympic Team Member or Alternate
100+ High School Wins
150+ Jr. League Wins