Other Varsity coverage:
Inland Empire

2015 Boys Wrestling Archive Stories

Sort By: Date Headline Author/Byline Available Categories:
  • Wrestling: CIF-SS Preseason Dual Meet Rankings (11-16-15) By: DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Central Division 1. Northview 2. Bloomington 3. Alta Loma 4. Hillcrest 5. Chino Hills 6. Montclair 7. La Sierra 8. Norte Vista 9. Ayala 10. Etiwanda ********************** Coastal Division 1. Servite 2. Santa An
    Sun Nov 22, 2015
  • Wrestling: CIF-SS preseason team polls
    CIF-SS wrestling preseason polls. WRESTLING Coastal Division 1. Servite 2. Santa Ana 3. St. John Bosco 4. Trabuco Hills 5. Yorba Linda 6. Irvine 7. Laguna Hills 8. Fountain Valley
    Mon Nov 16, 2015
  • Fall Signing Day: Calvary Chapel's Thomas twins headed to Oklahoma By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    For Justin and Jeremy Thomas, wrestling became a part of their lives at an early age. By the time they were in the second grade, they had claimed youth wrestling titles. They even competed against
    Wed Nov 11, 2015
  • 2015-16 winter sports surveys
    Coaches, As we head toward the 2015-16 winter sports season, we need your help to supply us with rosters and other information about your teams. Click on a link below to download a team survey in Microsoft Word format (.doc). Fill out the survey, save it and e-mail it back to us at preps@ocre
    Wed Oct 28, 2015
  • Wrestling: Bobby Morales hired at St. Margaret's By: DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Former Laguna Hills two-time All-County wrestler Bobby Morales was recently hired as the new wrestling coach at St. Margaret's. Morales finished seventh at the CIF State Tournament at 119 pounds in 2009 and second at 130 in 2010. Morales was simply dominant in his senior year, winning MVP honors at Five Counties and the Mann Clas
    Tue Oct 13, 2015
  • Video: Highlights from the Athlete & Coach of the Year banquet By JONATHAN KHAMIS
    The 2014-15 athletes and coaches of the year were awarded at the Marconi Museum in Tustin. Angels hall of famer Bobby Grich and former Ducks' goalie Guy Hebert were the guest speakers. Video by Jonathan Khamis and Drew A. Kelley,
    Thu Jun 11, 2015
  • Hot Shots: 2015 O.C. Register Athlete & Coach of the Year Awards
    Check out a slideshow of the 2015 O.C. Register /OCVarsity Athlete & Coach of the Year Awards held at the Marconi Automotive Museum in Tustin on Tuesday, June 9, 2015.
    Wed Jun 10, 2015
  • Meet O.C.'s top high school athletes for 2014-15
    Click through the slideshow to see the Register's award winners and All-County teams for the 2014-15 season. Here is a list of the Register's award winners, starting with the Athletes of the Year and then a list of
    Wed Jun 10, 2015
  • Spring notes: Beckman follows familiar path to lacrosse final
    The Beckman girls lacrosse team is no stranger to late-season success. For the third consecutive season, the Patriots have found their way back to the finals of the U.S. Lacrosse Orange County Championships. Beckman defeated top-seeded Mater Dei in the semifinals Saturday and will face Foothill in the O.C. final on Wednesday at 5
    Mon May 11, 2015
  • 2014-15 Register wrestler of the year: Liam Cronin, Servite BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Last year, Servite’s Liam Cronin had the best and worst view of the action at the CIF-SS Masters Meet. Because he didn’t qualify for the tournament, he spent the day as a runner for the team, taking bout sheets to and from the head table. The close-up view left him frustrated over being a spectator as his teammates com
    Fri Apr 10, 2015
  • 2014-15 Register wrestling coach of the year: Alan Clinton, Servite BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    There was no easy road to success for the Servite wrestling team. All of the extra work in the offseason, practicing and travelling to duals and other competitions, paid off with a remarkable season for the Friars. “It was one of those years that made you go wow,” Servite coach Alan Clinton said. “Accompl
    Fri Apr 10, 2015
  • 2014-15 Register's All-County wrestling team BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    The Register’s All-Orange County wrestling team for 2014-15. WRESTLER OF THE YEAR Liam Cronin, Servite Read about Cronin.
    Fri Apr 10, 2015
  • 2014-15 Register All-County winter sports teams
    Here are links to All-County teams for the 2014-15 winter sports season Boys basketball Girls basketball
    Fri Apr 10, 2015
  • 2014-15 Register All-County wrestling: 2nd, 3rd teams BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    All-County teams for the 2014-15 season. Second team 106 - Elijah Palacio, Calvary Chapel, Fr. 113 - Jacob Gunter, Esperanza, Jr. 120 - Diego Jimenez, Villa Park, Jr. 126 - Noah Blakley, Servite, Sr. 132 - Johnny Knowles, Calvary Chapel, Jr.
    Fri Apr 10, 2015
  • Sonora's Rohlfing off to good start at Nationals By: DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Sonora's Russell Rohlfing (126) has advanced to the quarterfinals at the 26th Annual NHSCA High School Nationals in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Rohlfing had a bye in the first round and then picked up a 10-4 and 5-2 decision. He will face Austin Jamison (North Carolina) in the quarterfinals. Rohlfing finished sixth at
    Fri Mar 27, 2015
  • OCVarsity On the Record: Picking up the pieces By BRIAN WHITEHEAD and DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Welcome back to OCVarsity On the Record with Brian Whitehead and Damian Calhoun. This week, the guys discuss the conclusion of Damian's winter sport, wrestling, by breaking down what happened last weekend at the CIF State tournament. Which local wrestlers medaled? Did Servite clean up? And what were the guys doing the last
    Thu Mar 12, 2015
  • Wrestler of the week: Liam Cronin, Servite BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Liam Cronin Servite Cronin (106) made a bit of history advancing to the finals at the CIF State Wrestling Tournament. By doing so, he became the first ever state finalist for the Friars. He eventually lost in the finals to Cade Olivas (St. Jo
    Mon Mar 09, 2015
  • Servite's Cronin finishes second in state at 106 BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    BAKERSFIELD – Liam Cronin’s dream of winning a CIF State wrestling title was denied Saturday night, but his final-match loss serves as motivation to drive him next year. Cronin, a junior from Servite, ran into Trinity League rival Cade Olivas of St. John Bosco in the 106-pound final at Rabobank Arena, and for th
    Sat Mar 07, 2015
  • CIF State Wrestling Tournament: Day 2 Live updates By: DAMIAN CALHOUN
    3:50 p.m. Your 2015 county state medalists: 106 - Liam Cronin, Servite, finalist 126 - Russell Rohlfing, Sonora, 6th 170 - Andrew Morgan, Fountain Valley, 3rd; Mike Marshall, San Clemente, 5th; Jed Smith, Mater Dei, 7th 182 - Leangelo White, Western, 4th; Michael Vasquez, Servite, 7th 220 -
    Sat Mar 07, 2015
  • Sonora's Rohlfing advances to state semifinals BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    BAKERSFIELD – Russell Rohlfing’s day at the CIF State Tournament had an awkward beginning. The Sonora senior didn’t have to wrestle his first match in the 126-pound division because his opponent defaulted, so he had a lot of free time until his second match. It was worth the wait as Rohlfing won three con
    Fri Mar 06, 2015
  • CIF State Wrestling Tournament: Live updates By: DAMIAN CALHOUN
    9:25 p.m. Here are the first day OC survivors Me (I don't live in the OC, but I work there, so that counts. OC wrestlers in semifinals 106 –  Liam Cronin (Servite) 126 – Russell Rohlfing (Sonora) 170 – Andrew Morgan (Fountain Valley)OC wrestlers i
    Fri Mar 06, 2015
  • Brea Olinda's Gutierrez battles through the pain BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Wrestling has been the perfect outlet for Brea Olinda’s Ryan Gutierrez. As a sophomore, he suffered a loss greater than any wrestling match with the death of his father. Faced with adversity, Gutierrez said he did what he was taught to do. “I had to flip the switch,” he said. “I couldn&rsquo
    Thu Mar 05, 2015
  • OCVarsity On the Record: Championship weekend By BRIAN WHITEHEAD and DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Welcome back to OCVarsity On the Record with Brian Whitehead and Damian Calhoun. This week, the guys discuss last weekend's CIF Masters Meet, and Damian looks ahead to this weekend's CIF State tournament in Bakersfield. How come wrestling teams from Northern California have done so well at this level in the past? Is Yorba Linda's Abe Och
    Thu Mar 05, 2015
  • Wrestling O.C. Top 10 (3-2-15) By DAMIAN CALHOUN
    1. Servite 2. Fountain Valley 3. Yorba Linda 4. Calvary Chapel 5. Villa Park 6. Laguna Hills 7. Sonora 8. El Dorado 9. San Clemente 10. Santa Ana
    Mon Mar 02, 2015
  • Wrestler of the week: Gabby Garcia, Valencia BY DAMIAN CALHOUN
    Gabby Garcia Valencia Garcia captured her third consecutive CIF State title when she defeated Kennedy’s Miyuki Pugrad, 3-1 in the 126-pound final, Saturday at the Visalia Convention Center. Garcia won two matches by fall and defeated Maddy Tung (Santa Monica), 4-2 in the semifinals. Garcia also won state title
    Mon Mar 02, 2015