May 6, 2010


Legislator Ford Honors Star Wrestling Team

Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford honored Long Beach High School’s Nassau County Division One Champion Wrestlers at the Legislative Meeting on Monday, April 19, 2010. Long Beach’s pride was at an all time high recently as they captured the Nassau County Division One Championship. In recognition of their success, Legislator Ford bestowed Certificates of Recognition upon each of the young men for their outstanding achievements.

“Congratulations! Wrestling is a big part of the athletics in Long Beach and I am so proud to represent the community in honoring these young men. Credit must also be given to Ray Adams, the Long Beach High School wrestling coach, Leo Palacio, the assistant coach, and Bernard Valentin, JV coach, for their leadership and determination,” stated Legislator Ford.