Copyright © 2019, Los Angeles Times | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Share
Sports

High School Roundup: Fountain Valley wrestling trio into quarterfinals at CIF Southern Section Masters

la-1550294685-ofcjxmc4bv-snap-image
Fountain Valley High 106-pound wrestler Sean Solis, seen on top in the CIF Southern Section Northern Division Individual finals on Feb. 9, advanced to the quarterfinals of the Masters Meet on Friday at Cerritos College.
(Raul Roa / Staff Photographer)

Five local high school wrestlers advanced to the second day of the CIF Southern Section Masters Meet on Friday at Cerritos College in Norwalk.

Fountain Valley freshmen Sean Solis (106 pounds) and Zach Parker (113) and sophomore Max Wilner (160) won their first two matches to earn a spot in the main draw quarterfinals. They will qualify for the state meet if they are able to win their first match on Saturday.

Nico Damschen, the Barons’ 170-pounder, and Austin Osumi, a 195-pounder for Newport Harbor, won their matches in the second round of consolation to advance to the second day.

Luis Ramirez, the Barons’ 145-pounder, had his season ended after going 1-2 on the day. So did Fountain Valley upper-weight wrestlers Matthew Fee (220) and Christian Zeglinski (285).

Advertisement

Marina’s Mike McCoy (120), Edison’s Jacob Iida (152), Newport Harbor’s Miguel Licona (182) and Corona del Mar’s Emilio Franco were eliminated after going 0-2 in the tournament.

Vikings heavyweight Daniel Escamilla did not wrestle at Masters after finishing as the runner-up in the Northern Division Individual championships last Saturday at Perris Citrus Hill High. Marina coach Chris Rasmussen said that Escamilla separated his left shoulder in the final.

Wrestling resumes on Saturday with the quarterfinals and the third round of consolation at 9 a.m.

::

Advertisement

Twitter: @DailyPilotSport

To report scores or newsworthy items, contact the sports staff listed below:

David Carrillo Peñaloza, Sports Editor

(714) 966-4612, david.carrillo@latimes.com

Twitter: @ByDCP

Matt Szabo, Sports Reporter

(714) 966-4614, matthew.szabo@latimes.com

Twitter: @mjszabo

Advertisement

Andrew Turner, Sports Reporter

(714) 966-4611, andrew.turner@latimes.com

Twitter: @ProfessorTurner


Advertisement