3 still battling in second day of CIF State wrestling championships
Brawley Union High's Vinny Elizalde (top) advanced to today's second day of the CIF State tournament in Bakersfield. (IVP FILE PHOTO / March 2, 2013)
Brawley Union High’s Vincent Elizalde and Lonzie Osuna, Central Union High’s Micah Perez are alive in today’s action.
Elizalde, wrestling at 108 pounds, lost in the quarterfinals, 12-11, to finish 3-1 in the first day of competition here Friday.
He has the opportunity to finish in the top eight in his division and the best he can do is finish third.
Osuna (134) lost his first match Friday and then won four straight to finish 4-1 and continue his season today.
Perez (122) is in the same situation today, having finished 3-1 on Friday.
Also, Brawley’s Isaac Moreno went 0-2 at 115 pounds, Holtville heavyweight Lance Angulo finished 1-2 and Jose Sandoval (222) went 2-2.
Action will start at 9 this morning at the Rabobank Arena here. Look in Sunday’s edition for more information regarding Saturday’s action.