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Name Year High School Weight Class Win/Loses
Wesley Dwyer  So.  Hackensack 183   
Michael Franco-Senchi SO.  Teaneck 133 4-7
Matthew Belmonte FR. Fair Lawn 125  
Chris Duran SO. North Bergen 157 12-3
Anthony Freyre FR. Monroe Woodbury 174  
James Henry FR. Hackensack 125 8-7
Maalyjah Goodall-Reid FR. Bergenfield 285 10-5
Elmer Fajardo FR. Bloomfield Tech. 165   
 Nick Williams  FR.  New Milford  149 4-4
Michael Rodriguez FR. Hackensack  157 6-4 
Robert Niera FR. Union City  197  
Khalil Zawaide FR. Clifton 125 8-1
Micheal Romero FR. Garfield 157  

 

Asst.Coach Milt Rehain 

Team Manager Christopher Disanto

Day Date Team   Results
Sat. Jan.10 College of Mt. St. Vicent tourn. Away  
Wed. Jan.14 U.S.M.A Prep School ( at U.S.M.A -West point NY) Away 30-15 Win
Fri Jan.16 Centenary College Away 21-28 Lose
Thurs Jan.22

Sullivan CO. CC

w/Springfield Tec&CC

Home

40-14 Win

18-32 Lose
Sat. Jan.24 Vally Forge & RPI Home 49-6 Win
Sat. Jan.31

GSAC Championship Tournment w/Middlesex CC, Camden CC & Rowan College at Gloucester Co.(at RCGC)

Away

 36-19 Win

42-15 Win

15-35 Lose

Wed Feb.4 Yeshiva University Home  47-67 Win
Sat Feb.14 Eastern District II Tournament (at Rowan Coll. at Gloucester) Away  
Thurs Feb.26 NJCAA Nationals Away  
Fri Feb.27 NJCAA Nationals Away  
Sat. Feb.28

NJCAA Nationals

( at Des Moines, IA- Must Qualify)

Away  

 

Head Coach Ed Kochajki 

Asst.Coach Milt Rehain 

Team Manager Christopher Disanto

Head Coach Ed Kochajki - Bergen Community College head wrestling coach Ed Kochakji was inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) Wrestling Hall of Fame on February 25 at Rochester Community and Technical College in Rochester, Minnesota.

He served as the head wrestling coach at Bergen from 1977 to 1992 and from 1996 to 2004. He returned to the College in 2009 and has been the assistant coach for the past three seasons.

During his career, Kochakji coached 40 NJCAA All-Region and All-Garden State Athletic Conference wrestlers, four NJCAA All-Americans, including 2004 National Champion and current Bergen Head Wrestling Coach Mike Massenzio, and many national qualifiers. In 2004, the team placed fifth at the NJCAA Division III National Tournament.

Kochakji has received various awards and honors including a Special Recognition Award from the Garden State Athletic Conference for more than 100 wins in September 1991. That same year, he received the Bergen County Coaches Association Century Victory Award (also for more than 100 wins). In addition, the Record voted him one of the “Top Ten NJ High School Wrestlers” in February 2000 and honored him as “Top NJ High School Wrestler” of the 1960s.


             Bergen CC Men's Wrestling All-Americans

 

Year Name               All American Finish               Weight Class
2014 Mike Amaro Seventh Place 197 lbs. 
2013 Jeff Rottigen Eighth Place 133 lbs. 
2011 Frankie BuenaFuente Third Place 149 lbs.
2004 Mike Massenzio First Place 184 lbs.
2004 Mike Massenzio Second Place 184 lbs.
1983 Tim Doherty First Team 190 lbs.
1982 Robert Young Third Place 158 lbs.

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Bergen CC Sends Three Wrestlers to Nationals

Feb 16, 2015 • by jorge hernandez • BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
NJCAA TV • Tagged
Paramus, NJ- BCC's Wrestlers Qualify for the 2015 NJCAA National Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa on Feb. 26 -28th. The following BCC wrestlers have qualified: Khalil Zawaide 125lbs. (Clifton, NJ) , Maalyjah Goodall-Reid 285lbs. (Bergenfield, NJ) & Sophomore More

Bergen def. Yeshiva U. 47-6

Feb 9, 2015 • by jorge hernandez • BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
NJCAA TV • Tagged
Paramus, NJ - The Bulldogs continue their success this season after defeating Yeshiva University 47 to 6.  Bergen will now prepare for the NJCAA District Tournament on Saturday, February 14 at Rowant College at Gloucester County. Results   More

Bergen vs. Valley Forge Military Academy

Feb 9, 2015 • by jorge hernandez • BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
NJCAA TV • Tagged
Paramus, NJ - The Bulldogs continue their success this season after defeating Valley Forge Military Academy 49 to 6.  Bergen will now prepare for the NJCAA District Tournament on Saturday, February 14 at Rowant College at Gloucester County. Results More

2015 CMSV Dolphin Invitational College

Feb 4, 2015 • by jorge hernandez • BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
NJCAA TV • Tagged
Paramus, NJ -  Bergen Community College 2015 wrestling team hit the mat for the first time on Saturday, January 10th at The College of Mount St. Vincent.  They completed in The 2015 CMSV Dolphin Invitational.   Freshmen, Matt Belmonte (Fair Lawn) & James Henry ( More

Bergen at USMAPS

Feb 4, 2015 • by jorge hernandez • BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
NJCAA TV • Tagged
Paramus, NJ-  Bergen's wrestling team traveled to United States Military Academy Preparatory School and won 30-15.  The win is Bergen's first of the season.     125 Matthew Belmonte (BCC) over (USMA) (For.) 133 James Henry over Henri Noel (Decision 12-5 More

Bergen vs Centenary

Feb 4, 2015 • by jorge hernandez • BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
NJCAA TV • Tagged
 Paramus, NJ - Bergen traveled to Centenary College on Friday, January 16th.  The Bulldogs lost by 4 points 28-24.   Bergen will now host a tri-match versus Suny Sullivan and Springfield Tech on Thursday, January 22nd at 5pm.     More

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2014 NJCAA All-American

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Mike Amaro - 7th Place (197lbs.)


 NJCAA All-American 2013

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 Jeff Rottingen - 8th place (133lbs.)

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