wrestling

Two Rocklin wrestlers still in contention

Two Rocklin High School wrestlers survived the first day of the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters tournament and will compete today for bids to the state championships. Senior Joey Ramo ...

Five survive in wrestling

Joey Ramos and Julio Ceron have more in common than wrestling in the 215-pound class for their respective high school teams. The two seniors are both Sac-Joaquin Section division c ...

Wrestlers strive to survive

Bobby Benyamin had nothing to lose last Saturday. The Whitney High School freshman’s ticket to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III wrestling tournament was guaranteed no matter ...

Rocklin sophomore meets her match

Soccer and softball, basketball and ballet … Olivia Seppinni has tried them all. She did not like one. Seppinni finally found an activity in the seventh grade that suited her per ...

Wrestler brings out best in Wildcats

Julio Ceron has nothing to prove to his Whitney High School wrestling teammates. They can all attest to the senior’s talent because they have each had to face him at one time or ...

Wildcats know what counts

Dan Parker never realized he was so popular at Whitney High School. When the wrestling coach held his first practice this season, he was greeted by 49 athletes ready and raring to ...

Rocklin's new wrestling coach demands commitment

When Torrean Tyus speaks from experience, Rocklin High School’s new wrestling coach is not talking about ancient history. It was not so long ago that he was competing and excelli ...

Thunder wrestling star prepares for Oregon State

Rocklin High wrestling star Tommy Williams, a 2010 graduate, will continue his wrestling career at Oregon State. Williams, who carried an overall GPA of 4.05 at Rocklin, will recei ...

Rocklin’s Williams goes 2-2 at state

Rocklin High senior wrestler Tommy Williams went 2-2 at the CIF State Meet in Bakersfield on Friday. Competing at 145 pounds, Williams opened up with comeback victories over wrest ...

Rocklin's Williams, Whitney's Rasooli headed to state

Rocklin High senior wrestler Tommy Williams and Whitney senior Nazir Rasooli will compete in the CIF State Meet this weekend in Bakersfield. Rasooli placed fourth at 135 pounds wh ...

Whitney’s Fitzgerald pins down success on the wrestling mat

While most of us follow the path of least resistance, there are some who find joy in being pioneers, trying new things. One of those unique individuals is 14-year-old Madison Fi ...

Rocklin’s Williams and Whitney’s Achanzar, Rasooli claim wrestling championships

Rocklin High senior Tommy Williams continued to roll through his opponents over the weekend at the Division II wrestling championships at Oak Ridge. Williams, competing at 145 pou ...

Ten Eagles, six Grizzlies lead Masters qualifiers

While Oakmont and Rocklin did not deliver a large volume of qualifiers for the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters wrestling finals, the individuals who will represent those two schools do ...

Whitney has three PVL wrestling champions

Whitney High’s Jordan Achanzar (119 pounds), Nazir Rasooli (135), Julio Ceron (215) and Alex Chernyy (heavyweight) won titles at the Pioneer Valley League championships on Feb. 1 ...

Whitney, Rocklin send total of 10 wrestlers to divisionals

Staff Report Whitney High’s Jordan Achanzar (119 pounds), Nazir Rasooli (135), Julio Ceron (215) and Alex Chernyy (heavyweight) won titles at the Pioneer Valley League champions ...