wrestling

Eagles seek to reclaim SFL title

LOOMIS – Raising a Sierra Foothill League banner has been somewhat of a tradition at Del Oro High. The Golden Eagles wrestling team has won it an outstanding 13 times since 1995 ...

From the cage to the mat

As Manny Guzman strikes his sparring partner for the first time in a room full of professional fighters, he fits in easily and perhaps stands out slightly. His strikes come with a ...

Placer fifth at Lawrence Miller; Branum takes Tim Brown

The Placer High wrestling team traveled to Martinez Saturday and brought home fifth place from the Lawrence Miller Invitational at Alhambra High School.Josh Mason led the way with ...

Placer grapplers roar back

Mike Valdez used a stirring comeback win to help spark the Placer High wrestling team past Center Tuesday night at Earl Crabbe Gym. But even after bringing the green and gold fans ...

Community roundup: Del Oro splits for two tourneys

The Del Oro wrestling team split up this weekend to compete in two tournaments. The more experienced wrestlers traveled to Temecula for the ?Battle for the Belt,? while 15 undercla ...

Golden Eagles crush Miners in home dual

The Del Oro wrestling team continued its march toward another Sierra Foothill League title Wednesday with a 53-16 win over Nevada Union in its second dual match of the season. The ...

Pineiro’s 40 spark Hillmen

Placer High junior Isaiah Pineiro made up for the absence of a couple of key teammates, and then some Tuesday night in Woodland.Pineiro exploded for 40 points and 15 rebounds as th ...

Wildcat wrestlers looking sharp

The E.V. Cain Middle School wrestling squad is off to another excellent start as it prepares to go after a fourth straight league championship this week. Five Wildcats claimed gold ...

Bruins’ lofty goals on the backburner

LAKE OF THE PINES — The excitement Harley Sauers had last season as he watched his brother, Nick Sauers, win the Pioneer Valley League title and compete in the California Intersc ...

MMA inspires Del Oro wrestling

LOOMIS – It isn’t quite Michael Buffer at Madison Square Garden but for high school wrestling Del Oro has electrified the way once stale dual matches are presented. The Eagles ...