wrestling

E.V. Cain dominates wrestling tourney

Despite the jitters of just two weeks of official practices, E.V. Cain Middle school wrestlers dominated at the P.A.L Winter Classic at Foothill High recently, earning the most med ...

Del Oro girl wrestlers take Bear Creek Invitational by storm

Turns out that the meteorologists were not wrong about the super storm last weekend. They were just premature. A torrential downpour of takedowns, wins, and pins took place at the ...

Placer County graduates Jesse Stafford and Jake Elliott finish top-two at Cowboy Open NCAA wrestling tourney

Prep wrestlers who escape the one-division California Interscholastic Federation State Championships with a medal are guaranteed to garner the attention of collegiate programs thir ...

Placer County, Folsom wrestlers land spots on calgrappler.com state rankings

Tireless drilling, conditioning, sparring, weight-cutting and competing will whittle the state’s best prep wrestlers into 14 brackets divided by weight at the Rabobank Arena ...

Placer County wrestlers shine in SFL Championships at Del Oro High

LOOMIS — The six prep wrestling teams in the Sierra Foothill League were so anxious to open the 2014 individual postseason, they couldn’t even wait for school to get ou ...

Roseville shellacs Nevada Union in SFL dual

  Nevada Union High’s wrestling team spotted Roseville five free victories during Thursday’s Sierra Foothill League showdown in Grass Valley. The Tigers hardly n ...

Reader Input: DO wrestlers stand out

I went to the (wrestling) match and it was really something. These Del Oro kids have truly prepared (“Del Oro rolls over Rocklin in SFL wrestling opener, 70-6,” Journal ...

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 ...