wrestling

Zumaran claims Chico wrestling title

  Apparently Andrew Zumaran’s pot of gold has been hiding in Chico this whole time. The 182-pound senior wrestler at Woodcreek High escaped the Joe Rios Memorial ...

Placer County native prepares for run at NCAA wrestling championships

  The illustrious wrestling career of 2009 Granite Bay High School graduate Ryan Loder has come down to 12 events across 78 days — the last three played out on ESPN at ...

Urban Sprawl Academy offers wrestlers a place to learn, train

With the opening of the Urban Sprawl Academy in July, there is a place wrestlers can call home. David Ridge, a 42-year-old Placerville resident and member of the California Highwa ...

Orange Crush wrestling to open Lincoln chapter

Orange Crush Wrestling, a branch of the Roseville Wrestling Club dedicated to youth wrestling (K-8), will host a meet-and-greet at Glen Edwards Middle school, 6-7:30 p.m., Aug. 27, ...

Fall training program set up for wrestlers

Urban Sprawl Academy will host high school wrestlers from around the area during a 10-week fall training program. Urban Sprawl, located a 1117 Windfield Way in El Dorado Hills, ne ...

No full ride but a great opportunity for Granite Bay wrestler

Sean Brown isn’t receiving a full-ride scholarship. In fact, he isn’t receiving a penny. But he is getting an opportunity to wrestle at the next level, and that’ ...

Oakmont athletes Santos, Gladwill heading east for college

Two more Oakmont High School seniors signed national letters of intent Wednesday in the campus career center, and both are heading for the East Coast. With about 50 family members ...

Woodcreek wrestlers stay off their backs, beat Rocklin

Woodcreek High School maintained its hold on second place in the Sierra Foothill League with a 39-24 dual-meet victory Thursday night at Rocklin. The Timberwolves (3-1 SFL) brough ...

Sac-Joaquin Section moves SFL schools into Division I in several sports

The Sierra Foothill League will compete in Division I in baseball, softball, wrestling, golf and tennis beginning next school year, the Sac-Joaquin Section announced late last week ...

Oakmont girls are flattened at Casa in CVC opener

Following a narrow loss to Roseville, Oakmont High School’s girls basketball team hoped to get back on track in its Capital Valley Conference opener Thursday night at Casa Ro ...

Granite Bay's Andrews wins national tourney

Since finishing fifth at the CIF state wrestling finals, Gavin Andrews has remained very busy. The Granite Bay High sophomore capped off his postseason exploits with a champions ...

Young Woodcreek wrestlers medal in Fresno

Crazy Wolf Wrestling, a youth team wrestling out of Woodcreek High School, took 10 wrestlers to the California Folkstyle State Championship at Selland Arena in Fresno last weekend. ...

Unbeaten season at Silverado

Championships are very common for the Silverado Middle School wrestling team. This year’s squad recently completed its third straight Foothill Intermediate School Athletic League ...

GB's Loder still the man on the mat

A year ago, Ryan Loder was one of the headliners at the CIF State Wrestling Championships. Now, the former Granite Bay grappler is carrying his success to a whole new level. &nbs ...