wrestling

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 ...

Hillmen pinning strategy on basics

Don Packheiser doesn’t have a complex, secret formula for success as he takes the reins of the Placer High wrestling program. The veteran coach, who helped build E.V. Cain Middle ...

Golden Eagles shine at Sierra Nevada Classic

The Golden Eagles had three wrestlers advance to the second day of the Sierra Nevada Classic, which started Wednesday in Reno, including 152-pound senior Austin Branum, who finishe ...

Del Oro’s Branum eyes state wrestling title

LOOMIS – Austin Branum eats up workout partners like elite track stars run through shoes. Del Oro High wrestling coaches bring in alumni, platoon other team members against h ...

Youth movement positions for lead role

If you stroll through the list of Del Oro High wrestlers who have qualified for the state tournament you’ll notice the steady flow of names that have not only qualified once, but ...