wrestling

Mello doubles up on All-American status

The Mello brothers have tested themselves against some of the best wrestlers in the country this summer. After training all spring with the El Dorado Hills Wrestling Club, the bo ...

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 ...

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 ...

Youth wrestlers place at state tournament

Brandon Claiborne and Justin Lamson were top finishers from El Dorado Hills at wrestling tournaments over the weekend. Claiborne placed first in his weight class at the Jr. High St ...

Pin and win

Nearly three months ago Oak Ridge junior Zach Claiborne broke his sternum, injured a joint near his collarbone and also a growth plate in his back. He thought his wrestling season ...

Subjeck eager to make run at masters, state titles

Keaton Subjeck reached the quarterfinals of the state tournament last year before losing his first match of the tournament, three wins away from a state title. In his first match i ...

West eager for wrestling season

After two years of waiting, Kyle West is ready to take his first step into collegiate wrestling. The 2009 Oak Ridge graduate red-shirted in his first season at UC Davis despite ear ...