wrestling

Orange Crush looks for Japan trip sponsors

Enthusiasm is growing for Lincoln’s local chapter of the Orange Crush Wrestling Clubs, kindergarten through second grade, which just won the Dual Meet Championship in Corcora ...

Sporting things to do in the area

For anyone feeling left out of the sporting arena, here are a few things on the local docket. The Sacramento Area Wrestling Association (SAWA) will host a tournament at the Hardwo ...

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 ...

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 ...

Whitney wrestling works hard in preparing for league

The Whitney High School wrestling squad started the season strong with wins over Rocklin and Lincoln. In a double match against Lindhurst and Placer Dec. 12, the Wildcats dominate ...

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 ...

Orange Crush brings club to Lincoln

For those with a restless child who have considered an after school activity too costly, the Orange Crush Wrestling Club could be the solution. Lincoln has a very strong wresting ...

Rocklin wrestler sets sights on 2020 Olympics

Contradicting the phrase “good for a girl,” 18-year-old Olivia Seppinni tackles the sport of wrestling at a level most athletes, males included, seldom attain – t ...

Orange Crush wrestling to open Lincoln chapter

Orange Crush Wrestling, a branch of the Roseville Wrestling Club dedicated to youth wrestling (K-8), will host a meet-and-greet at Glen Edwards Middle school, 6-7:30 p.m., Aug. 27, ...

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 ...

Kubota, Seppinni taking it to next level

Rocklin High School’s Shelby Kubota will play tennis for California Lutheran University and Olivia Seppinni will wrestle for McKendree University next season. The duo made t ...

Local middle schools land wrestlers in championship

LOOMIS _ The top middle school wrestlers from all over California converged on Del Oro High School last weekend for the annual Tournament of Champions featuring more than 560 athle ...

Wrestling with the IOC's decision

The decision of the International Olympic Committee to drop wrestling from the 2020 Olympic Games was a little like removing turkey from the Thanksgiving menu. What’s next, t ...

Elusive Timberwolves escape Rocklin grapplers for 39-24 win

The visiting Woodcreek wrestling team was able to avoid giving Rocklin a single pin on their way to a 39-24 victory Thursday. On senior night, the Rocklin High Dance Team was on ha ...