Menlo College wins, CCC Championship
Date of competition: Saturday, February 22, 2020
Host Menlo College captured its second Cascade Collegiate Conference Men's Wrestling Championship on Saturday in front of their home crowd.
The Oaks claimed top honors thanks to six placers and a pair of champions.
The top three placers in each weight class were announced as All-Conference. In total, 57 individual wrestlers earned spots to the NAIA National Championships in Park City, Kan. on March 6-7.
Anthony Orozco and Blaysen Terukina repeated as CCC champions. Orozco made quick work of Bryce Decarmago of Simpson to become the first ever three-time CCC champion. Terukina upset the No. 1 ranked wrestler in the NAIA, Austin Wallace-Lister of Warner Pacific, 3-1, to claim his second 133-pound title in as many seasons. Menlo's All-CCC picks include: Riley Siason (2nd- 125 lbs), Blaysen Terukina (1st -- 133 lbs), Devin Everk (2nd -- 149 lbs), Joseph Dominguez (3rd -- 149 lbs), Alex Garcia (3rd -- 165 lbs), Anthony Orozco (1st -- 184 lbs).
The following Oaks will compete at the Nationals:
125 -- Riley Siason, Jacob Mendoza
133 -- Blaysen Terukina
149 -- Devin Everk, Joseph Dominguez
165 -- Alex Garcia
174 -- Jordan Bernal
184 -- Anthony Orozco
285 -- Elias Kenneryd
Joey Martinez of Menlo College was named Coach of the Year for the second time in the last three seasons.
posted by Rick on Feb 23, 2020 at 2:17 am
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