wrestling

SJS Masters results: Del Oro overcomes the odds to win a section title

STOCKTON — Justin Burrage is not of this world. It’s the only explanation that makes any sense. The Del Oro wrestler, partly responsible for his team’s run to a ...

STATE OR BUST: Forecasting the SJS Masters wrestling championship

The spacious Stockton Arena has become familiar proving grounds for most of Northern California’s top wrestlers. Friday and Saturday, 448 grapplers representing the best of ...

HUMBLE BEGINNINGS: The SJS wrestling postseason begins with conference cakewalks

California’s four-week individual prep wrestling postseason begins with league tournaments this weekend and culminates with the state championships in Bakersfield March 4 and ...

NEW TARGET: Del Oro aims for Elk Grove after falling in team dual finals

The worst place to be this time of year is in the crosshairs of a Del Oro wrestler. Last year the Golden Eagles ousted Folsom in consecutive tournaments to take Sac-Joaquin Sectio ...

MADE FOR MASTERS: Del Oro girls roll through divisionals with 11 medalists, SJS title

Beating two-time Woodcreek state champion Lauren Mason is what you might call a landmark win. It’s easily the biggest notch on Candace Correlajo’s belt. Correlajo, De ...

Placer boys, Del Oro girls host wrestling talent

Placer Duals A collection of strong West Coast high school wrestling programs gathered in Earl Crabbe Gym Saturday for the Placer Duals. Fourteen teams enjoyed five dual meets ea ...

Del Oro, Placer take dual meet wrestling wins

Placer 66, Colfax 3 Cooper Wilkin’s one-point defeat at 170 pounds was the lone blemish on an otherwise spotless night for the Placer wrestling team Wednesday. Bryce Cook ( ...

Bear River tops Placer in PVL wrestling

Noah Danieli beat Daniel Moon 4-3 in a huge Pioneer Valley League showdown at 113 as the Bruins took a 42-27 conference win Thursday in Lake of the Pines. Charlie Kirks (forfeit a ...

Del Oro, Bear River, Placer take dual meet wrestling wins

Del Oro 68, Nevada Union 12 The deep and talented Del Oro wrestling squad showed off excellence across the weight classes Wednesday by ousting host Nevada Union in the first dual ...

Del Oro, Placer wrestlers nab tournament hardware

Sierra Nevada Classic Three Del Oro football players fresh off a state championship have progress to make before being in “wrestling shape,” but nabbed medals nonethel ...

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BACK TO THE MAT: Del Oro hosts Oakdale, Placer, Center in top-notch wrestling scrimmage

LOOMIS — That iron with such proclivity to sharpening was put to use at Del Oro High Wednesday as Del Oro, Oakdale, Placer and Center boys wrestling programs collided for a h ...

EAGLE POWER: The golden age of Del Oro girls wrestling is now

LOOMIS — A fledgling exercise occupied by girls more bored than driven not long ago, girls wrestling has blossomed to a legitimate California Interscholastic Federation Sport ...