The Lancer Youth Wrestling Club struck gold at last Sunday’s Bear Creek youth tournament.
Included were three gold medals – Tommy Perrea, Dominic Addiego, and Zack Wilson automatically earned their awards – in the Rookies division along with seven gold, one silver and one bronze medalists.
Gianni Addiego (60 pounds, bantam or 6-7 years-old), Adrian Rios (75-plus, first year, bantam), Tyler Diaz (60, first place, first year in the intermediate or age 8-9 bracket), Isaiah Ford (65, first place, intermediate), Armando Torres (113, first place, intermediate), Branden Rullan (77, first place, school boy or sixth-, seventh-, and eighth-graders), and Jaysen Reindel (136, first place, school boy) earned gold.
Meanwhile, silver medal was awarded to Ethan Rullan (60, second place, intermediate) and bronze went to Trinidad Diaz (70 / 75, third place, novice or 10-11 year-old youngsters).
The group will travel to Los Banos High Sunday for its next San Joaquin Wrestling Association tournament.
More information on the wrestling club can be found by logging on to www.mantecafreestyleclub.com.