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2 Clovis West wrestlers take first

The Clovis West wrestling team had two first-place finishers - Steven Knoblauch at 112 pounds and Zach Zimmer at 119 - to place eighth overall in the Reno Tournament of Champions.

There were 92 teams in the tournament from all over the United States.

Lemoore took 14th, led by Isaiah Martinez, who won the 125-pound division.

RESULTS

RENO TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS

Teams: 1. Poway 143.5, 2. Easton-Pennsylvania 142, 3. Ponderosa 135.5, 4. Tulsa Union 123, 5. Rio Rancho-New Mexico 119, 6. Vacaville 116, 7. Gilroy 115.5, 8. Clovis West 111.5, 9. Sunnyside-Arizona 107, 10. De La Salle 105.5. Also: 14. Lemoore 92.5, 25. Sanger 71, 33. Clovis East 63, 39. Madera 57.

INDIVIDUALS

Championship - 103: Victor Lopez, Poway, dec. Gaven MacDonald, Calvary Chapel, 11-6. 112: Steven Knoblauch, Clovis West, dec. Vince Moita, De La Salle, 5-4. 119: Zach Zimmer, Clovis West, dec. Kyle Garcia, Choctaw, 3-2. 125: Isaiah Martinez, Lemoore, dec. Scott Filbert, Ironwood Ridge, 12-6. 130: Louis Trujillo, Rio Rancho, dec. Mitchell Minotti, Easton, 5-4. 135: Luke Goettl, Mingus, dec. Kade Moss, Bingham, 9-2. 140: Mark Hartenstine, Easton, dec. Nathan Hoffer, East Anchorage, 2-1. 145: Jacob Snider, Ponderosa, dec. Nick Wooden, Spring Creek, 5-3. 152: Steven Hernandez, Bishop Gorman, dec. Justin DeAngelis, Jenks, 9-7. 160: Ronnie Balfour, Tulsa Union, dec. Travis Gallegos, Foothill PC, 8-2. 171: Johnny Field, Bishop Gorman, dec. Luke Sheridan, De La Salle, 6-4. 189: Chace Eskam, Carlsbad, dec. Tanner Hall, Meridian, 3-2. 215: William Knowls, Calvary Chapel, dec. Kevin Innis, St. Peters Prep, 3-2. 285: Travis Morgan, Stillwater, dec. Wes Tillett, Shamokin, 4-3.

Third place - 160: Nikko Reyes, Clovis West, dec. CJ Berry, Chico, 9-3. Fifth place -- 125: Aj Vallez, Sanger, fall, Chris Martinez, Clovis West, medical forfeit. 140: Ethan Owens, Grundy, dec. Moses Quesada, Clovis East, 7-6. 145: Tyler Johnson, Vacaville, fall Dyllan Rodriguez, Sanger, 0:27. Seventh place -- 285: Miguel Torres, Modoc, dec. William Espinoza, Sunnyside, 5-1.

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