December 13, 2011 > Six Chabot wrestlers advance to state championship
Six Chabot wrestlers advance to state championship
Submitted By Coach Steve Siroy
Chabot College will send six wrestlers to the state Championships.
Chabot College traveled to Skyline College for the North Regional Wrestling Championships at the beginning of the month. Chabot College placed six wrestlers in this tournament. The top six in each weight class traveled to the California Community College State Wrestling Championships held Dec. 8-10 at Santa Rosa College.
Chabot College sent Daniel Nguyen, Nolen Kajiwara, Thomas (Dwight) Flores, Naweed Zemaryalai and Richard Segovia to the State Wrestling Championship; Danny Mai traveled as an alternate.
At 125 lbs. Daniel Nguyen (Chabot) lost his consolation finals match to Carson Homuth of Modesto by a pin 3:59 to take 6th place.
133 - Danny Mai (Chabot) lost his consolation match to Jeremy Newman of Sierra College in overtime 9 - 7 to place 6th place.
149 - Nolen Kajiwara (Chabot) won by decision 14 - 4 over Andrew Collins of Santa Rosa to place 7th but automatically advanced to the State Championships.
174 - Thomas (Dwight) Flores (Chabot) winner by Default against Dalton Berncich of Santa Rosa to place 3rd.
184 - Naweed Zemaryalai (Chabot) won by decision 19 - 8 over Xavier Bahena of Santa Rosa to place 5th.
285 - Richard Segovia (Chabot) lost his Championship match by decision 3 -1 to Pal Buchanan of Sacramento City College to place 2nd.
1.) Fresno City College - 198.5 pts
2.) Sacramento City College - 170.0 pts
3.) Sierra College - 153.5 pts
4.) Santa Rosa Jr. College - 136.5 pts
5.) Lassen College - 96.5 pts
6.) Modesto Jr. College - 71.5 pts
7.) Chabot College - 69.0 pts
8.) Skyline College - 61.0 pts
9.) Shasta College - 59.0 pts
10.) San Joaquin Delta College - 20.0 pts"
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