Newton has the second most state wrestling medals in NJ history.
Nathan Fitt added a medal to the list in 2021 with his seventh place finish at 126 pounds.
The Frey brothers both won multiple state titles in the 1940s.
Don Frey and Harry Lanzi went on to become NCAA All-Americans.
The top five wrestlers in Braves history produced seventeen NJ medals and twelve state titles.
They include three three-time state champions, two four-time finalists, a two-time state champion, and a three-time state finalist!
Check out the best wrestlers in Newton history ranked by state medals!
Here are the top five!
Rank - Name - Year - Score - Medals
#1 - Don Frey - 1949 - 60 - 2,1,1,1
#1 - Harry Lanzi - 1948 - 60 - 2,1,1,1
#3 - Bill Dolan - 1949 - 48 - 1,1,1
#4 - Doug Frey - 1949 - 42 - 3,1,1
#5 - T. Roselli - 1940 - 40 - 2,2,1
#6 - Joe Lanzi - 1946 - 38 - 3,1,2
There have been 129 wrestlers who have won 170 medals in Newton history!
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