By Joe Naiman
Village News reporter 

Warriors win first wrestling league championship in school history


Last updated 2/11/2020 at 7:51pm

Village News/Shane Gibson photo

Fallbrook Warrior wrestler seniors honored during senior night, Feb. 6, from left, Javier Montoya, Kevin Sanchez, Marco Alejandre and Carlos Hernandez.

For the first time in school history Fallbrook High School won a wrestling league championship.

The Warriors' 60-24 home victory Feb. 6 against Valley Center gave Fallbrook a 5-0 league record for the season, and the Warriors had an overall dual meet record of 6-0.

"I'm on Cloud 9 as a coach," Fallbrook head coach Cristian Vera said. "We've never had this kind of success."

The Warriors won all five of their league meets despite forfeiting at least two weight classes in the first four and one in the finale against Valley Center.

"The one thing we never lost was the mental toughness," Vera sa...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020