wrestling

'Bad Man' Huckaba trains for Collison Course at Thunder Valley

They call him, Dave “Bad Man” Huckaba, but he hardly needs an introduction. The 41-year-old fight veteran is the pride of Rio Linda, now residing in Nevada City. He&rs ...

Justin Castrillo Resigns from Oakmont Wrestling to Coach Son

For the last four seasons, Justin Castrillo has built a strong wrestling program at Oakmont High School. Castrillo led the school to Roseville School District’s only individu ...

Castrillo learns from UFC's Ultimate Fighter Tryout

With a 3-0 fight record under his belt, Oakmont’s head wrestling coach Justin Castrillo traveled to Las Vegas this past weekend to compete in UFC’s tryouts for season 2 ...

Woodcreek wrestler Lauren Mason of Auburn places fourth at Girls Folkstyle Nationals

Woodcreek High junior and Auburn resident Lauren Mason has a spectacular résumé. Mason is the 2015 California Interscholastic Federation girls wrestling runner-up an ...

Oakmont’s Wrestling Coach 2-0 in MMA

Nearly eight hundred fight fans from around the region packed the main ballroom at Thunder Valley Casino on Saturday Night for the latest edition of Gladiator Challenge mixed marti ...

HEADED TO STATE - Vega to Represent Vikings on National Stage

Josh Vega has the battle scars – his nose is scabbed over thanks to a head-butt at last weekend’s Master’s tournament – but now it’s time to earn the ...

HEADED TO STATE - Three Grapplers Ready to Represent GB

The tears flowed as the final horn sounded on Mitchell Morse’s consolation quarterfinals win (link to Ike Tweet). The Granite Bay senior grappler was guaranteed a trip to sta ...

Woodcreek's Lauren Mason captures second place

VISALIA - The final result was not the storybook ending that Lauren Mason was seeking, but the honor is still there. The Auburn resident who is a junior at Woodcreek High finished ...

SFL Wrestling Tourney Results

The best wrestling league in the Sac-Joaquin Section will once again be well compensated in the individual playoffs. Since the additional of Folsom and Oak Ridge tossed a barrage ...

Roseville and Oakmont show well in CVC Wrestling Tournament

Both Roseville High and Oakmont High represented well at the 2015 CVC Wrestling Tournament last weekend. While the Tigers had a balanced attack throughout most weight classes, the ...

Woodcreek’s Lauren Mason wins third-straight section wrestling title

It takes a Mason to build something this spectacular. Woodcreek sophomore Lauren Mason is on the cusp of greatness yet again. The girls wrestling star claimed her third consecuti ...

Woodcreek Wrestling: Dominic Balmer headed to Bakersfield

In a culmination of four years of hard work, sweat, a little blood and a few tears, senior wrestler Dominic Balmer had to say goodbye eventually. The Timberwolves dominant heavywe ...

Roseville Wrestling Dominates on Senior Night

With one final chance to go out on the mat, the Roseville High senior grapplers were impressive. The team won in convincing fashion, 60-14, over Cosumnes Oaks and unsung heroes cam ...

A Family Business - the Ash Roseville Wrestling program

Almost every night, the Ash family gathers around the dining table to eat dinner together. The talk centers around wrestling, but that’s expected for a family so deeply entre ...