1948 Louisiana Interscholastic Wrestling Championships

New Orleans Athletic Club, New Orleans, Louisiana

February 27-28, 1948

Final Team Standings      State Champions & Runner-Ups

Final Team Standings

Place School - Winning Head Coach Points
1 Holy Cross - Brother Melchior Polowy 75
2 St. Aloysius 10
3 Jesuit 5
4 Byrd 3
4 Fortier 3
6 Newman 0

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State Champions & Runner-Ups

Outstanding Wrestler in Bold

Weight Class State Champion School Runner-Up School Score
95 Joe Tornabene Holy Cross Paul Dalier Holy Cross 1:23
103 James Comila Holy Cross William Holliday Holy Cross 1:14
112 Alphonse Campos St. Aloysius Joaquin Inchaustegui Holy Cross  
120 Joe Moise Holy Cross Rudolph Begault Holy Cross  
127 John Praetorius St. Aloysius Ed Cresap Fortier  
135 Leon Thomassie Holy Cross Robert Elzey Holy Cross  
145 Edmond Story Holy Cross Ray Kightlinger Byrd  
155 Edwin Stacy Jesuit Ronald Laurent Holy Cross  
165 Gary Erdal Holy Cross William Callery Holy Cross 1:38
175 Charles Corne Holy Cross Daniel Levine Holy Cross  
185 Jack Hecker Holy Cross Leslie Nicholson Holy Cross  
Heavyweight Joe Dunn Holy Cross Harold Goertz Holy Cross  

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