Posted: November 24, 2015 in News and Views
Andrew Cruz, a heavyweight sophomore, wrestling for Mt. San Antonio College has been named the Tech-Fall.com CA CC Wrestler of the Week. One of the most exciting situations in wrestling is when the outcome of a dual hinges on result of the heavyweight match.
Sunday’s State Dual Championship between Fresno City and Mt. San Antonio offered just such a treat. With Mt. SAC trailing Fresno City 17-19, Cruz delivered a thrilling 5-4 victory in triple overtime to lift the Mounties to a 20-19 win.
Andrew Cruz, Heavyweight, Mt. San Antonio College
Santa Rosa JC and Modesto JC both used strong starts to distance themselves from the field and kept pace with one another throughout the day. Santa Rosa went into the medal matches with a 2 and 1/2 point lead and finished the day with a 4 and 1/2 point lead over rival Modesto.
Place Winners and Team scores https://caccwrestling.wordpress.com/results/individual-tournament-results/2015-coast-conference-results/
2015 Coast Conference Tournament Champions, Santa Rosa JC
Posted: November 17, 2015 in News and Views
Kaleio Romero, a redshirt freshman wrestling for Sacramento City College, is this week’s Tech-Fall.com California Community College Wrestler of the Week.
Currently competing and ranked #1 at 157lbs, Kaleio went 3-0 at the California Challenge this past weekend. Romero’s record this season is now 26-1, wrestling for the Panthers at both 165 and 157.
Kaleio attended Oakmont HS and finished 2nd at the State Championships in 2014. Kaleio is coached by Head Coach David Pacheco and Associate Head Coach Walt Ulrich.
Team Scores from the 2015 California Challenge, Nove 14th, 2015
Sacramento City College
SCC -22 Southwest Oregon – 15
SCC – 13 Southern Oregon – 27
SCC – 26 Highline – 14
SCC – 27 Clackamas – 17
Fresno City College:
FCC – 18 Clackamas – 19
FCC – 37 Southwest Oregon – 13
FCC – 28 Southern Oregon – 27
FCC – 34 Highline – 10
Cerritos – 17 Southern Oregon – 27
Cerritos – 30 Highline – 22
Cerrtios – 10 Clackamas – 25
Cerritos – 26 SW Oregon – 23
Posted: November 9, 2015 in News and Views
Martine Sandoval of Fresno City College is this week’s Tech-Fall.com California Community College Wrestler of the Week. Wrestling at 149lbs, Martine ran his season record to 26-0 with the Championship of the Bill Musick Open. Sandoval was the 2013 State Champion at 149lbs for the Rams. He is coached by Paul Keysaw and his talented staff. Martine placed 3rd at the California State HS Championships in 2013. He was coached at Porterville High School by Head Coach Tim Vanni.
Posted: November 8, 2015 in News and Views
Unattached wrestlers from college programs throughout California came to the Bill Musick and left with quite a bit of hardware. Host Fresno City claimed titles at 133 (Jonas Gaytan) and 149 (Martine Sandoval) while Cerritos claimed titles at 197 (Oscar Martinez) and 285 (Jesse Gomez).
CSU Bakersfield had 3 Champions – 125 Sean Nickell, 141 Russell Rohlfing and 157 Lorenzo De La Riva. Matt Wilhelm (165) and Andrew Morgan (174) were Champions wrestling unattached for Cal-Poly.
Fresno’s Jonas Gaytan was named the Outstanding Lower Weight Wrestler while Nick Fiegener, wrestling unattached for Cal Baptist was the Outstanding Upper Weight Wrestler.
Results from this tournament are posted here:
Outstanding Lower Weight Wrestler – Jonas Gaytan, Fresno City
Outstanding Upper Weight Wrestler – Nick Fiegener, Una-Cal Baptist