Wrestling

Robert Benincasa, Head Coach

BS Physical Education Plymouth State University.  Three-Year Varsity Wrestler Plymouth State University.   2007 NH Wrestling Coaches Association Division I "Coach of the Year." This is Bobby’s 10th year coaching varsity wrestling in NH.  And, has coached:

         39 Division I State Placers 

         8 Division II State Placers

         34 MOC State Placers 

         15 NE Qualifiers 

         11 State Champions

2008 Youth Friendship Games - Holland Coach Team Champion

2007 Youth Friendship Games - Holland Coach 3rd Place Team

1992 NH State Champion

2x NE Qualifier 1991, 1992 6th Place

NH Wrestling Officials Association Referee

NH Wrestling Coaches Association President 2002-2004

NHIAA Wrestling Committee Member 2002-2004

Chris Como, Assistant

Chris is entering his 6th season at Bedford.  In addition to coaching the Bulldogs he heads up the intramural wrestling program at McKelvie intermediate School and is an assistant coach at Gryphons Wrestling Club in Manchester in the off season.

  • 1993 class L  and state finalist, NE qualifier 103lbs. 
  • 1994 class L 4th state 5th 119lbs.  
  • 1995 class L champion 3rd in state, NE qualifier 125lbs.  2X team captain.  
Chris set the West single season takedown record in 1994 with 109 takedown in his junior year and broke his own record with 116 takedown his senior season.  He was the first wrestler in school history to record consectutive 100 takedown seasons and holds the career takedown record with over 300 career takedowns.