CIF State Wrestling Championships

HERE COMES MCBRIDE: Del Oro wrestler achieves goal of state medal

A school record eight Del Oro wrestlers loaded into vans on Thursday morning and made the 300-mile trek south to the CIF State Championships held in Bakersfield on Friday and Satur ...

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 ...

Romero, Balmer, Gonzalez earn medals at the CIF State Wrestling Championships

BAKERSFIELD — Oakmont High’s Kaleio Romero ended runner-up in the 160-pound bracket of the California Interscholastic Federation State Wrestling Championships after an ...

Folsom's "Fab Five" in the medal hunt at state wrestling

BAKERSFIELD — Five Folsom High wrestlers kept their dreams alive with advancement into the second day of the California Interscholastic Federation State Wrestling Championshi ...

Lenover, Thornton capture Placer success at season's end

BAKERSFIELD — First-round dismay at the California Interscholastic Federation State Wrestling Championships did little to keep Myles Lenover and Will Thornton of Placer down ...

BLOG: Live updates from the CIF State Wrestling Championships

Final first day results and team scores are online at http://cifstate.org  and http://trackwrestling.com  Updated team scores Top-10 team scores at state wrestling @cif ...

State Meet: Placer wrestling coach bleaches eyebrows to motivate Hillmen

Don Packheiser will do anything to motivate his Hillmen. That includes bleaching his eyebrows — not once but five times. The Placer wrestling coach told his grapplers he&rs ...

STATE OR BUST: Sacramento, Placer County wrestlers collaborate in preparation for state wrestling

Prep rivalries make for cute posters during the basketball season, provide ammunition for comical parade floats during football homecoming and can even drive the nuttiest of studen ...

State Meet: Del Oro wrestling team is one big, happy family

LOOMIS — If the Del Oro High School wrestling team seems like one big, happy family, it’s not just because the Eagles feature a pair each of brothers and cousins. They ...

Placer County wrestlers work overtime on day one at state meet

BAKERSFIELD — Ask any competitor here and they’ll tell you there are no bad wrestlers at the CIF State championships. With the top 40 competitors in 14 weight classes whittled ...