California Baptist University Team Press Releases
California Baptist University Wins the 2011 West Coast Conference; Eight Champs
SAN JOSE, Calif. --- Top-ranked California Baptist University won eight of 11 weight classes Saturday at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) West Coast Conference Championships hosted by San Jose State University.
Jimmy Martinez (125), Ethan Hall (141), Chris Santana (157), Bronson Gerl (165), Kenneth Tribble (174), C.J. Knowland (184), Caleb Gerl (197) and Alex Evers (285) each won their respective weight classes. Tribble, who was ranked fourth in his weight class, beat both the No. 1-seed and defending conference champion as well as the No. 3 seed.
In addition to the eight champions, the Lancers also qualified four others, who finished second, for the NCWA National Championships, giving them a maximum squad of 12 grapples for the championships.
Dylan Cataline (149), Kyle Matthews (184), Bryce Wilson (197) and Vince Pezzuto (235) all finished second to qualify for the national championships.
The 2010-11 NCWA National Championships are March 10-12, 2011 in Macon, Ga., on the campus of Mercer University.
125 - Jimmy Martinez (CBU) d. Ryan Corbin (CBU), 27-10
141 - Ethan Hall (CBU) d. Tyson Alder (Utah State) by fall (2:22)
157 - Chris Santana (CBU) d. Andrew Wong (San Jose State), 20-6
165 - Bronson Gerl (CBU) d. Sahota Balwinder (Douglas), DQ
174 - Kenneth Tribble (CBU) d. Koji Jagust (SJSU) by fall (4:23)
184 - C.J. Knowland (CBU) d. Kyle Matthews (CBU), 11-5
197 - Caleb Gerl (CBU) d. Bryce Wilson (CBU) by default
285 - Alex Evers (CBU) d. David Dustin Garcia (SJSU) by fall (3:52)
Title Times Three11/18/2010
|PRESCOTT, Ariz. --- California Baptist University cleaned house at the 2010 Embry-Riddle Collegiate Wrestling Championships Saturday, claiming three titles and posting seven placers.
Matthew Galton at 125, Dylan Cataline at 141 and Caleb Gerl at 197 all won their respective weight clas....|
Cal Baptist's Santana Does it Again11/29/2010
| Santana outscored his five opponents, 43-21.
FULERTON, Calif. --- Chris Santana defeated Stanford's Timmy Boone, 5-3, to win the 149-pound weight class at the highly-competitive Fullerton Open Wrestling Tournament hosted by Cal State Fullerton.
It is Santana's second tournam....|
Lancers Grapple in Vegas12/05/2010
LAS VEGAS, Nev. --- California Baptist University sent a contingent of seven wrestlers to this weekend's extraordinarily prestigious 29th Annual Cliff Keen Las Vegas Collegiate Wrestling Invitational at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
And though the Lancers didn't have any placers....|
Lancers Win NCWA California State Title12/05/2010
|SANTA BARBARA, Calif. --- California Baptist University's contingent of six wrestlers combined to lead the Lancers' to the team title at the first-ever National Collegiate Wrestling Association State Championship Saturday afternoon.
The four team tournament was hosted on the campus of U....|
LANCERS GO 1-2 AT CAL POLY12/18/2010
Courtesy: Eric McFarland
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. --- California Baptist University kicked off its dual season going 1-2 at a trio of duals at Cal Poly SLO Friday.
The Lancers defeated ....|
CBU's SANTANA, GERL AND MARTINEZ SELECTED AS ALL-STARS; PETTY TO COACH01/15/2011
|RIVERSIDE, Calif. --- California Baptist University's Chris Santana and Caleb Gerl have been selected to participate in the second American Airlines Champions Challenge Saturday Jan. 15.
The event features the top wrestlers from both the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) ....|
California Baptist University Wins the 2011 West Coast Conference; Eight Champs03/04/2011
|SAN JOSE, Calif. --- Top-ranked California Baptist University won eight of 11 weight classes Saturday at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) West Coast Conference Championships hosted by San Jose State University.
Jimmy Martinez (125), Ethan Hall (141), Chris Santana (15....|