wrestling

Justin Castrillo Resigns from Oakmont Wrestling to Coach Son

For the last four seasons, Justin Castrillo has built a strong wrestling program at Oakmont High School. Castrillo led the school to Roseville School District’s only individu ...

Oakmont’s Wrestling Coach 2-0 in MMA

Nearly eight hundred fight fans from around the region packed the main ballroom at Thunder Valley Casino on Saturday Night for the latest edition of Gladiator Challenge mixed marti ...

FIGHT to the FINISH: SJS Wrestlers prepare for a grueling season finish in the CIF playoffs

Wrestlers are crazy. They starve themselves to make weight, slap themselves to get pumped and admire an ear pulverized into a cauliflower salad like it’s a piece of art. Wr ...

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 ...

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 ...

Fall training program set up for wrestlers

Urban Sprawl Academy will host high school wrestlers from around the area during a 10-week fall training program. Urban Sprawl, located a 1117 Windfield Way in El Dorado Hills, ne ...

Folsom High's Reyes-Small wins girls' cadet freestyle state wrestling title

Folsom High freshman Nonie Reyes-Small won the cadet freestyle state wrestling title in the girls’ 132-pound division at the state tournament held over the weekend in Fresno. ...

Wood enjoyed his three-sport career at Folsom High

Graduation ceremonies at Folsom High on May 31 brought an end to Alex Wood?s high school years. When Wood reflects upon his time at Folsom High years from now, he will have a lot o ...

Fiegener wins second state wrestling title

Five Mad Dawg athletes competed at the state tournament in Fresno last weekend and four came back with state medals, including one state champion. Folsom High sophomore Nick Fieg ...

Sac-Joaquin Section moves SFL schools into Division I in several sports

The Sierra Foothill League will compete in Division I in baseball, softball, wrestling, golf and tennis beginning next school year, the Sac-Joaquin Section announced late last week ...

Three Folsom wrestlers are All-Americans

Coming off arguably the best wrestling season in school history, the good news keeps coming for the Folsom High’s wresting program. Folsom sent four wrestlers to the National Hig ...

Folsom wrestlers headed to nationals

Folsom High is sending four of its top wrestlers to the National High School Coaches Association Wrestling Championships in Virginia Beach, Va. Mason Koshiyama and Lorenzo De La ...