wrestling

Grizzlies’ Gentle Giant goes the distance

Bakersfield is the destination for one of one of Granite Bay’s most athletic big men. At 285 pounds, Granite Bay High sophomore Gavin Andrews qualified for the CIF State Hi ...

Three wrestlers battle through to Bakersfield

When all of the dust settled last Saturday at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters wrestling tournament, three local wrestlers were left standing to make the trip to the state finals.Gr ...

Jankovich, Elliott on collision course after Masters day one

The first day of action is in the books at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters wrestling tournament. When the wrestling continues at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oakmont’s Jake Elliott and cr ...

Valiant Viking takes on toughest weight class

With the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters wrestling tournament in full gear this weekend, Jake Elliott of Oakmont has put himself on the map in the 130-pound weight class.   El ...

Whitney’s Fitzgerald pins down success on the wrestling mat

While most of us follow the path of least resistance, there are some who find joy in being pioneers, trying new things. One of those unique individuals is 14-year-old Madison Fi ...

Wrestlers set sights on Stockton, one step from state

The season is winding down in high school wrestling, as the field of competitors is whittled down week after week.Last weekend, the top wrestlers from three leagues gathered to det ...

Ten Eagles, six Grizzlies lead Masters qualifiers

While Oakmont and Rocklin did not deliver a large volume of qualifiers for the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters wrestling finals, the individuals who will represent those two schools do ...

Wrestlers advance to second day at D-II tourney

As expected, the wrestlers of the Sierra Foothill League dominated the first day of action in the 130-pound weight at the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II finals. In total, 12 wr ...

Top wrestlers fight on at Division II section finals

With the state wrestling tournament the ultimate goal for the area’s best, this weekend’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division II tournament is a huge step.After battling throu ...

Oakmont’s Elliott survives 130-pound battle

The much-anticipated 130-pound battle at the Sierra Foothill League wrestling championships Thursday did not disappoint.   The division includes some of the most decorated ...

Grizzlies close dual season with win over Roseville

A dominating performance in both the lightest and heaviest weight classes carried the Granite Bay High wrestling team to a regular season-ending dual meet victory over Roseville. ...

Master of the mats

Seven years into his career on the mats of Roseville, 17-year-old Dylan Jankovich of Roseville High has moved to the forefront of the wrestling conversation. At 5-foot-6 and 132 po ...

Grizzlies win Turlock tourney

An outstanding performance from start to finish carried the Granite Bay High wrestling team to a team title at the Rumble in the Jungle Saturday in Turlock. The Grizzlies won a ...

Granite Bay pins Oakmont in SFL dual

Pins were the order of the night Thursday as the Granite Bay High wrestling team hosted Oakmont. None of the matches went to decision as the Grizzlies dominated the mats 71-11 i ...

Oakmont’s Elliott exceeds expectations at Tim Brown Memorial

Flying a bit under the radar this season after a fantastic freshman campaign a year ago, Oakmont High’s Jake Elliott burst out of the shadows Saturday. At one of high school w ...