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February 11, 2014 > Invitational tournament hosts top grapplers

Invitational tournament hosts top grapplers

Submitted By Mike Heightchew

The Mission San Jose Invitational wrestling tournament got under way on February 7th and 8th with a large field of 46 teams with many high-ranked wrestlers and teams. The tournament quickly turned into a battle to stay close to one of highest ranked teams in the state, Clovis High School, a powerhouse in every weight class. James LoganÕs Colts stayed in the running until the very end of the tournament, finishing with 153.5 points, ahead of another powerful team, the De La Salle Trojans.

Colt Clayton Hartwell took the championship in the 195 weight class with an impressive performance. Matt Weiss of Clovis also had great matches, moving into the championship match by beating Antonio Baldazo of Pittsburg with an impressive takedown. Other Mission Valley Athletic League (MVAL) stars of the match included Jared Luty of American (2nd place Ð 113 wt. class), Jacob Donato (champion - 120 wt. class) and Jacob Macalolooy of Logan (champion 138 wt. class). Clovis won the tournament with a combined score of 366.5.Ê

Local team scores:
James Logan #2 166.5
American #14 50
Mission San Jose #27 37
Irvington #31 28
Newark Memorial #37 23


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