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Hawks gain wrestling experience
Central Valley boys top Grace Davis, lose to Turlock
Thomas Carrillo and Central Valleys varsity boys wrestling team tangled with Turlock and Grace Davis at Ceres Highs four-team dual meet last week. - photo by DALE BUTLER/The Courier

Central Valley's varsity boys wrestling program accomplished its goal while tussling at Ceres High's four-team dual meet on Dec. 12 at Phil de la Porte Gymnasium.
Winning was secondary.

"I wasn't really keeping track of the team scores," Hawks head coach Rob Beckhart said. "We don't have a set lineup in place. Guys are getting experience. We're still making mistakes."

Central Valley posted a 48-27 victory over Grace Davis.

Nathan Curry won by pin (1:46) against Dustin Hyatt at 160 pounds.

Kyle Hendrix won by pin (1:50) against Luis Perez at 132 pounds.

Anthony Voss won by pin (2:42) against Damon Looper at 120 pounds.

Tyler Peoples won by pin (4:57) against Victor Ceja at 285 pounds.

Tyler Beckhart won by pin (5:09) against Jordan Bejsovich at 220 pounds.

Michael Duran, Anibal Duran and Juan Lezama won by forfeit at 126, 145 and 195 pounds, respectively.

Roman Ramirez lost by decision (8-5) to Francisco Mercado at 152 pounds.

Ryan Palecek lost by pin (2:23) to Darren Berbara at 170 pounds.

Thomas Carrillo lost by pin (1:23) to Antonio Ramirez at 182 pounds.

Prabhjot Singh lost by pin (1:13) to Julian Galvan at 138 pounds.

Jesse Vazquez lost by pin (0:16) to John Valdez at 106 pounds.

Turlock cruised to a 59-3 win over Central Valley.

Turlock has a great team," Beckhart said. "They're ranked 25th in the state. Our goal was to wrestled hard."

Beckhart accounted for the Hawks' lone individual victory.

Tyler won by decision (6-4) at 220 pounds.

Ramirez lost by decision (6-5) at 152 pounds.

Curry lost by major decision (16-2) at 160 pounds.

Voss lost by technical fall (20-5) at 120 pounds.

Duran lost by technical fall (16-1) at 126 pounds.

Hendrix lost by pin (5:24) at 138 pounds.

Peoples lost by pin (3:28) at 285 pounds.

Carrillo lost by pin (2:32) at 182 pounds.

Singh lost by pin (1:35) at 132 pounds.

Palecek lost by pin (1:20) at 170 pounds.

Vazquez lost by pin (1:08) at 106 pounds.

Duran lost by pin (1:04) at 145 pounds.

Lezama lost by pin (1:02) at 195 pounds.