The Con Edison Westchester Scholastic Sports Award Program recognizes the ‘Scholar Athlete of the Week’
“The Con Edison Scholar Athlete of the Week”
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This week’s winner of the Con Edison’s Westchester Scholar Athlete of the Week is Edison Scutari, a Senior on the Croton-Harmon High School Wrestling Team. Edison won the195 lb. Section 1, Division 2 Wrestling Championship on Saturday thus qualifying for the New York State Championships in Albany in 2 weeks. Edison, the second seed in his weight class, defeated the 1st seed in the finals to capture the championship. He registered a pin in the quarterfinals, a pin in the semi-finals and a 5-4 come from behind decision in the finals to capture the championship. Edison becomes the 11th sectional champion in Croton school history. He has been considered twice for this prestigious scholar-athlete award this season for other achievements.
Other Athletic Achievements:
Edison has 2 additional tournament championships this season at the Irvington Invitational tourney in December and the Hen. Hud. Sailor Wrestling Classic in January. He has been accepted to the University of Buffalo as one of his choices to wrestle for next season. Edison is only in his 2nd year of wrestling and in this short time he has a career record of 45-15. Currently, Eddie’s season record is 22-6 heading into the state tournament He was a third place finisher in sections last year at the same weight class.
Examples of Leadership, Citizenship, Character:
Edison was Captain of the Croton Varsity football team in the fall as well as being named Captain of the Varsity wrestling team during the current winter season. He is a member of SAAC (Student-Athlete Advisory Committee) presiding over issues that affect student-athletes at Croton-Harmon H.S. Edison is viewed as a positive role model for student athletes at CHHS by faculty and student body.