Captains

Terry Brannigan

Senior Captain Terry Brannigan is a four-year starter for the Wreckers. Terry is a two-time Ludlow Invitational Champion and a three-time FCIAC and LL place winner. As a Junior, Terry's season was marked by continuous improvement through the post season tournament series, where he finished 7th at the Connecticut State Open Championships, and advanced to the round of 32 at the VA Beach High School National Championships. Terry is a quiet leader who leads by example. "Wrestling is like no other sport in the world and I agree with Dan Gable's observation that once you've wrestled, everything else seems easy. I could not be more proud of our wrestling family, from the Freshman to the coaches to the awesome families who support us. Go Wreckers!"

Luke Molina

Luke Molina is a four-year Varsity wrestler who wrestled for Mad Bulls as a youth. He also plays football, and will be a captain of the Varsity rugby team this coming Spring. Wrestling has instilled discipline in Luke that has helped him in all areas of his life. Being part of a the wrestling team has been like an extended family, as Luke looks forward to being a role model and mentor for all the new members of the team.

Jacob Rizy

Captain Jacob Rizy is the 2019 FCIAC Heavyweight Champion. Jacob is also Captain of Staples’ Varsity Football. He is committed to the Harvard Football program for the Fall of 2020. Wrestling has been essential over the years; improving his ability to be a multi-sport athlete. Jake is an involved Captain that often gets the team and crowd cheering. "Wrestling takes intense discipline and is like no other sport. It’s significantly improved my football game and I can’t imagine being an athlete without having wrestled.”