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John Gramuglia thanks Wadsworth community for their effort

By mikeb Published: February 3, 2012

Here is a letter I received via email from Wadsworth wrestling coach John Gramuglia:

Dear Grizzly Invitational Merchants, Workers and Sponsors,

The Wadsworth Wrestling team and coaches would like to thank the entire Wadsworth wrestling family and community for a superb job at the 26th annual Grizzly Invitational Tournament.

In order for the tournament to have run so smoothly, a great deal of dedicated people and community members gave their assistance and time over the busy weekend. In addition, the tournament also involved advertisements or donations from our wrestling parents and alumni and local merchants.

We salute and thank these parents, families, tournament workers and merchants for their generosity.

We would like to give special recognition to the following groups of people who were vital in making the GIT a success:

Athletic Director: Rich Berlin
Tournament Director: Sam Brandenburg
Tournament Mgr.: Larry Kaufman, Kip Shipley
Computer Technician: Tom Valenti
Announcer: Bart Randolph
Program & Ads: Gail Buzzelli and Angela Cart
Concessions: Cindy Gramuglia, Karen Synder, and Dunyell and Tim Conrad
Program Copies: Debbie Lake
Set-up Crew: Brandon Cobb, Kip Shipley, Larry Kaufman and Mike Wenger
Trainer: Summa WR Hospital: Ron Burdette
Computer assistants: Matt Hulme, Debbie Lake, and Lorrraine Brandenburg
Statistician/Managers: Julie Zollinger
Scorekeepers/Tableworkers: Alumni, dads and stats
Calligrapher: Becky Randolph
Little Sis Club Kathy Wenger, Lorraine Brandenburg, Cindy Squire, and Denise Warstler
Concession help and donations: Basketball Cheerleaders and parents - Jackie Arvay
Softball Team Coach Michelle DeAngelis
Various teams parents from football, tennis and baseball
Volunteer Hospitality: Deb Tavanello
Hospitality room: Kris Jones
Donations: Gail Buzzelli & Angela Cart
Bullpen/Security: Kip Shipley/Wrestler’s dads
T-Shirts: Primetime Sports - Dan Leemaster
Trophies: Wolf Trophies
Youth wrestlers and Parents
7th/8th grade Wrestlers/ParentsV/JV/Frosh Wrestlers/Parents
WCTV announcers: Matt Shiarla, Todd Baughman and Sam Brandenburg
WHS Administration: Jerry Parsons, Steve Moore, & Jeff Teringo
Wadsworth Board of Education
Wadsworth Superintendent: Dale Fortner

Thank you,

Head Coach John Gramuglia, the wrestling coaches, wrestlers, families and the entire program



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