Red Hawks Shine in Sac City Duals

Simpson University Sports News

11.15.2014

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - The Red Hawk grapplers traveled to Sacramento City College with their top freshmen and sophomores to compete in a junior college dual match tournament on Saturday, Nov. 15.

Simpson won all three of their pool matches, with victories over Santa Rosa, Shasta, and Sac City’s B team. This placed the Red Hawks in the championship match against defending California State Junior College Champion, Sacramento City College.

The match started off strongly for SU with two straight victories and a 9-0 lead. That lead did not last, as the Red Hawks lost the next three matches before notching two more victories at 165 and 171 pounds. The remaining three matches were extremely close, but SU lost all three and had to settle for second place.

Top individuals for Simpson included Mason Sauseda (125), 2-0; Fabian Aguilera (133), 4-0; Dominic Merlo (165), 4-0; Matt Tsarnas (174), 4-0; Marcus Zachary (184), 3-1; and Erik Medina (197), 3-1.

Team Match results:

  • Simpson 45 Santa Rosa 3
  • Simpson 48 Shasta 6
  • Simpson 26 Sac City B 12
  • Championship
    • Simpson 12 Sac City A 26

 

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Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.
dpringle@simpsonu.edu
(530) 226-4731