SANTA ANA – Joey Daniel was in survival mode at last year’s CIF state wrestling tournament.
The week before, at the CIF-SS Masters Meet, the Santa Ana sophomore advanced to the finals, ev... Full story
OCVarsity’s preseason O.C. top 10:
PRESEASON O.C. TOP 10
1. Servite: The Friars are reloading for another successful run. They return six Masters qualifiers, including Marcos Polanco, who also qualified for state. Keep an eye on junior Troy ... Full story
OCVarsity’s list of the top five wrestlers to watch this season:
Luciano Arroyo, Calvary Chapel: The sophomore is the county’s only returning state medalist. Arroyo finished seventh at 113 pounds last year. He was seventh in the state&rs... Full story
OCVarsity’s list of the the other top wrestlers to watch:
OTHER WRESTLERS TO WATCH
Sean Amberry, Los Alamitos, Sr.
Randy Arriaga, Capistrano Valley, Soph.
Karson Ayres, Fountain Valley, Sr.
Sam Azar, Aliso Niguel, Sr.
Ethan Bakker, Los Al... Full story
Winter Sports Coaches,
We need varsity team rosters, game schedules and other information about your teams.
Please click on a link below to download a team survey in Microsoft Word format (.doc). Fill out the survey, save it and email it back to us... Full story
Angie Vu was looking forward to her second year as a wrestler in the Fountain Valley program. As a sophomore, Vu, who has a background in jiu-jitsu, posted a 22-5 record with 19 pins and qualified for the girls CIF finals by placing seventh at the CI... Full story
Cliff Jarmie knew it was time.
After spending 40-plus years in coaching, Jarmie, who has developed the Laguna Hills wrestling program into one of the most consistent programs each year, decided it is time to pass the torch.
“I used to love ru... Full story
All eyes were focused on Calvary Chapel’s Thomas brothers as they attempted to end their high school wrestling careers by winning state titles.
It had been their top goal entering their senior season.
It nearly didn’t happen.
The sched... Full story
By the time Justin and Jeremy Thomas entered high school, their trophy case was already overflowing with wrestling awards earned at meets across the country.
They won national titles, were Folkstyle State champions and captured Reno National titles.... Full story
Having potential is one thing.
Living up to the potential is always the greatest challenge facing a team at the start of the season.
“I thought we had the potential to do well once we got everybody in the lineup and got them to the weights th... Full story
The Register’s All-County boys wrestling first team.
Justin Thomas, Calvary Chapel, Sr. (160)
Jeremy Thomas, Calvary Chapel, Sr. (170)
The Register’s co-wrestlers of the year.
Servite, Fr., 106
Polanco wa... Full story