Judo - 1995

ED MATTISON (Corning) graduated from Corning East in 1986 and was accepted into the United States Military Academy where he pursued his highly successful career in the sport of Judo... At West Point he earned 4 varsity letters in Judo getting his black belt in 3-1 /2 years... Was a two-time NCAA All-American and four-time Eastern team champion and three-time Eastern individual champion... Won 12 individual tournament titles and was named the 1991 Metro-NY Area Judo Player of the Year. Finished second (209 lbs.) at the 1990 NCAA National tournament and third in 1989... While at East, he earned 9 letters in baseball, football and wrestling and was named All-STC in football