Barney Foltman, who coached Scarsdale’s varsity wrestling team for 33 years through 2018, and also at New York School for the Deaf prior to that, was inducted into the Section 1 Wrestling Hall of Fame. Foltman had more than 300 dual meet wins, more than 150 sectionals place finishers, 10 lea…
The last four standing for Scarsdale wrestling are the exact types of competitors any coach can put on a pedestal to show the rest of the team exactly what one can achieve when you dedicate your mind and body to the sport.
The list of Scarsdale graduates coaching at Scarsdale High School keeps growing:
Carrying the weight of an entire team isn’t an easy task. The Scarsdale upperclassmen at the heavier weight classes just make it look that way.
Scarsdale’s new head varsity wrestling coach is not new at all. Between volunteering at the high school level for two stints and being paid as the modified and varsity assistants over the last 16 seasons, Jeremy Szerlip knows the program inside and out.
If Barney Foltman walks around the house screaming about things like cement mixers, cradles, sprawls, whizzers and high crotches next winter, hopefully his wife will understand.