High school wrestling

Area teams look to rebound in SFL dual meets

Roseville, Woodcreek and Granite Bay high schools head into the third round of Sierra Foothill League dual meets coming off losses. On Jan. 9, host Granite Bay fell to Nevada Unio ...

Woodcreek tops Granite Bay in SFL dual meet

Some victories have that sweet satisfaction. Other wins just count on paper. Woodcreek High School’s 34-30 dual-meet win at Granite Bay in a Sierra Foothill League opener Th ...

Roseville falls to Nevada Union in SFL wrestling opener

Austin Dirks and Austin Ash each won by pin in the first round at 145 and 170 pounds, but Roseville High School dropped a 57-27 decision to Nevada Union in a Sierra Foothill League ...

Woodcreek sends six to finals at No Guts, No Glory wrestling tourney

Antelope finished second and Woodcreek third in the No Guts, No Glory wrestling tournament last weekend at Natomas High School. Oakmont, behind another dominant performance by sen ...

Granite Bay wrestling is runner-up in Grizzly Duals

Host Granite Bay High School advanced to the final, and Oakmont’s Peter Santos scored pin after pin to highlight the 15th annual Mike Lynch Grizzly Duals wrestling tournament ...

Woodcreek wrestler Gomez is outstanding at Manges Invite

Woodcreek High School junior James Gomez won five matches to capture the 126-pound championship and earn the Outstanding Wrestler award among lightweights at the annual Marty Mange ...

Oakmont wrestler Elliott settles for second at state championships

BAKERSFIELD — Oakmont High School senior Jake Elliott said Friday night that half the pressure was off after winning three matches and guaranteeing himself a medal at the CIF ...

Placer County wrestlers work overtime on day one at state meet

BAKERSFIELD — Ask any competitor here and they’ll tell you there are no bad wrestlers at the CIF State championships. With the top 40 competitors in 14 weight classes whittled ...

Oakmont's Elliott, Santos win section Masters championships

STOCKTON – Jake Elliott is not one for game plans.The Oakmont High School senior eschews gearing up for individual opponents in favor of a more inward approach. That served h ...

Woodcreek's Gomez, six other locals guaranteed berths in State Meet

Woodcreek High School’s Jimmy Gomez no doubt will rest a bit easier Thursday night in his Stockton hotel room.106-pound sophomore went 3-0 on Thursday at the Sac-Joaquin Sect ...

Oakmont’s Elliott evens score with Del Oro’s Branum

Jake Elliott avenged his only loss this season. Two days from now, Austin Branum just may get a return shot of his own.Elliott, Oakmont High School’s state champion, joined W ...

Del Oro’s Branum, Oakmont’s Elliott on collision course in Division II wrestling meet

Some of the best wrestlers in the state are competing in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament at Del Oro High School, including Shayne Tucker of Bella Vista, ranked No. 1 ...

Roseville area qualifies 39 wrestlers for Division II section meet

Roseville high schools will send 39 wrestlers, including eight league champions, to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II meet Friday at Del Oro.Granite Bay wrestlers won four divisi ...

Granite Bay tops Woodcreek in wrestling, locks up berth in section team duals

In a sport that’s equal parts individual and team-oriented, Granite Bay High School received what it needed in both phases in a 53-15 win at Woodcreek in a Sierra Foothill Le ...

Eagles snag title away from Granite Bay

LOOMIS – The Del Oro wrestling team went into Wednesday’s dual match with defending Sierra Foothill League champ Granite Bay with two missions in mind: Pin, don’t ...