Defending California State Champion,Israel Saavedra ranked #10 in the country by Intermat , is looking to win his second State title this year after coming off a great preseason. He has knocked off two california state champs, both higher in weight, (Mason Pengilly,120lbs, & Johnny Parada, 126lbs) at the nationally prestigious Freakshow tournament in Las Vegas this past week. He beat Mason Pengilly 3-1, and prevailed over Johnny Parada 2-0. His older brother Emilio Saavedra, ranked #12 by intermat, finished 2nd losing in the finals in overtime. Other panthers that participated in the tournament were Luis Saucedo (108lbs), and Angel Velasquez (126lbs) and Here's a link to the tournament this past weekend.
- This Saturday night, November 23rd, from 9pm-12am at McHenry bowl. Bring family and friends. The cost is 10$ each person. A portion of your funds will be donated to the Modesto High Wrestling Team.
JV&GIRLS FIRST TOURNAMENT:
- Modesto's JV & Girls team will be at the annual Central Valley Tournament on November 29th at Central Valley High School in Ceres. Wrestling begins at 9am. Go support our Panthers!!!