Despite Missing Half its Team, Mariner Grapplers Excel at CIF Division 3 Championships held Saturday
Feb 19, 2017 12:17PM ● Published by Paul Spear
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Despite missing half of its team due to due to injury, illness and other circumstances, the Mar Vista High School Mariner Wrestling Team managed to place 6th out of 19 teams at the CIF Division 3 Championships held Saturday at Brawley High School, In Brawley California.
Julian and Christian Winnie both brought home the Silver for the Mariner grapplers while Nathaniel Bingham and Mathew Frith, both sophomores, qualified for The Masters Tournament The top three placers at Masters will go to the State Tournament.
Competing for the Mariners on Saturday in Brawley were:
108 pounds.. Julian Winnie.......,.. Sophomore
115 Christian Winnie.....Senior
128. Roy Figueroa........... Sophomore
134. Anthony Molina..... Junior
140. Ricardo Flores.......... Senior
147. Nathaniel Bingham..Sophomore
160. Mathew Frith........ Sophomore
Thank you to MVHS Wrestling Coach's Ed de los Reyes and Girls Wrestling Coach for their help with the article!
Paul Spear, Editor, Dig Imperial Beach