Northview Claims Dick Morris Tourney w/Nine Placers; Glendora’s Sam Sachs & Los Osos’ Kayla Ganac Win Individual Titles

Jan 14 2024 01:25:25


Northview had nine placers at this weekend’s Dick Morris Memorial Tournament in Huntington Beach.

And that was good enough to win the team title.

NHS finished with 219.5 team points, which was 24 more than second-place Hillcrest.

The Vikings had five third-place competitors.

Glendora’s Sam Sachs cruised to the 125-pound title.

Sachs won her first five matches via pin fall, and then the GHS junior defeated Ruby Julien-Newsom of Torrey Pines, 13-4, in the title bout.

Los Osos’ Kayla Ganac defeated Ventura’s Avalynn Ramos, 6-2, to earn the 135-pound championship.

Just like Sachs, Ganac pinned her way into the finals.

Local Placers:

2nd-Destiny Huitron (Arroyo)
3rd-Ryleigh Hayes (Northview)
7th-Mackenzie Matthews (Los Osos)
8th-Abigail Alvarado (Diamond Bar)

8th-Olivia Daza (Diamond Bar)

3rd-Samantha Rivera (Northview)

4th-Ysabella Hinojosa (Northview)

1st-Samantha Sachs (Glendora)
3rd-Mia Hooper (Northview)
7th-Sam Felix (Northview)

4th-Juliet Salazar (Northview)

1st-Kayla Ganac (Los Osos)
3rd-Sumaya Lazaro (Northview)

5th-Trinity Palumbo (Northview)

3rd-Andrea Mateo (Northview)

Team Finish: (Top-10):
1- Northview (219.5)
2- Hillcrest (195.5)
3- Santa Ana (159.5)
4- Newport Harbor (136)
5- Olympian (134)
6- San Marcos (132.5)
7- Palm Desert (123)
8- Schurr (107.5)
9- Centennial Corona (105.5)
10- Cypress (104.5)

Individual Placers:

95 Pounds:

Title Match: Katelyn Yang pinned Hayden Yanagisawa at 3:27.

1st Place – Katelyn Yang of Schurr
2nd Place – Hayden Yanagisawa of Mayfair
3rd Place – Summer Knight of Heritage
4th Place – Skye Ramirez of Canyon
5th Place – Rani Prasad of Santa Monica
6th Place – Gabriella Islas of Serrano
7th Place – Mia Martinez of E. Roosevelt
8th Place – Celeste Osorio of Tustin


Title Match: Marless Solomon pinned Destiny Huitron at 3:43.

1st Place – Marlee Solomon of Newport Harbor
2nd Place – Destiny Huitron of Arroyo
3rd Place – Ryleigh Hayes of Northview
4th Place – Noemi Garcia of Savanna
5th Place – Zitlati Morales of Tustin
6th Place – ALYSSA PRADO of Mayfair
7th Place – Mackenzie Matthews of Los Osos
8th Place – Abigail Alvarafo of Diamond Bar


Title Match: Alicia Serratos def. Maggie Cornish via forfeit.

1st Place – Alicia Serratos of Santa Ana
2nd Place – Maggie Cornish of Tesoro
3rd Place – Leilah Patel of Tustin
4th Place – Anna Pham of Westminster
5th Place – Tessa Fortenbaugh of Canyon
6th Place – Kayla Pablo of Cypress
7th Place – Natasha Mason of Olympian
8th Place – Bella`Rose Rubalcaba of Schurr


Title Match: Caroline Collins pinned Brianna Ross at 2:54.

1st Place – Caroline Collins of Carlsbad
2nd Place – Brianna Ross of San Marcos
3rd Place – Angelique Mexia of Villa Park
4th Place – Haleia Owens of Tesoro
5th Place – Mikayla Putich of Marina
6th Place – Ajialynn Jimenez of Hillcrest
7th Place – Devyn McCormick of Huntington Beach
8th Place – Olivia Daza of Diamond Bar


Title Match: Mackenzie Muniz def. Avy Perez, 3-2.

1st Place – Mackenzie Muniz of Hillcrest
2nd Place – Avy Perez of Birmingham Charter
3rd Place – Samantha Rivera of Northview
4th Place – Anabelle Serratos of Santa Ana
5th Place – Lola Juarez of El Dorado
6th Place – Pearla Gerges of Marina
7th Place – Ciara Hawkins of Centennial Corona
8th Place – KHERINGTON MENDES of Mayfair


Title Match: Emma Mangen pinned Faith Jernigan at 3:33.

1st Place – Emma Mangen of San Marcos
2nd Place – Faith Jernigan of Cerritos
3rd Place – Alina Solis of Olympian
4th Place – Ysabella Hinojosa of Northview
5th Place – Carmen Rosales of Tustin
6th Place – Camille Tauro of Corona Del Mar
7th Place – Madeline Merideth of Schurr
8th Place – Olivia Lewis of Marina


Title Match: Samantha Sachs def. Ruby Julien-Newsom, 13-4.

1st Place – Samantha Sachs of Glendora
2nd Place – Ruby Julien-Newsom of Torrey Pines
3rd Place – Mia Hooper of Northview
4th Place – Gwendolyn Jewell of Foothill
5th Place – Alissa Castillo of John W. North
6th Place – Ava Ebrahimi of Cathedral Catholic
7th Place – Sam Felix of Northview
8th Place – Dayanara Ramirez of Sultana


Title Match: Heaven Guevara pinned Ruby Dominguez at 3:26.

1st Place – Heaven Guevara of Cleveland
2nd Place – Ruby Dominguez of Mira Costa
3rd Place – Mackenzie English of Westlake
4th Place – Juliet Salazar of Northview
5th Place – Savana Turner of Beaumont
6th Place – Abigail Cordero of Cerritos
7th Place – Jocelyn Sosa of Schurr
8th Place – Lillian Barr of Cleveland


Title Match: Kayla Ganac def. Avalynn Ramos, 6-2.

1st Place – Kayla Ganac of Los Osos
2nd Place – Avalynn Ramos of Ventura
3rd Place – Sumaya Lazaro of Northview
4th Place – Lauren Pena of Hillcrest
5th Place – Naveena Enriquez of Palm Desert
6th Place – Rachel Critz of Marina
7th Place – Jianna Coon of Cleveland
8th Place – Kamryn Coglianese of Huntington Beach


Title Match: Yanni Sanchez pinned Tora Altersten at 4:56.

1st Place – Yanni Sanchez of Santa Ana
2nd Place – Tora Altersten of Torrance
3rd Place – Marie Pearson of Mission Viejo
4th Place – Vania Victoria of Olympian
5th Place – Isadora Assis of Newport Harbor
6th Place – Alyvia Jeha of Canyon
7th Place – Kayla Vasquez of Centennial Corona
8th Place – Jasmine Gonzalez of Westminster


Title Match: Isabela Smith pinned Chloe Overgaag at 2:40.

1st Place – Isabela Smith of Ventura
2nd Place – Chloe Overgaag of Palm Desert
3rd Place – Khendra Hernandez of Centennial Corona
4th Place – Mia Garcia of Sultana
5th Place – Trinity Palumbo of Northview
6th Place – Jeszika Spraglin of Cypress
7th Place – Arianna Navarro of Palm Desert
8th Place – Isabella Martinez of Heritage


Title Match: Eduarda Butista pinned Skyler Gassel at 5:21.

1st Place – Eduarda Butista of Newport Harbor
2nd Place – Skyler Gassel of Newport Harbor
3rd Place – Andrea Mateo of Northview
4th Place – Nyomi Mesa of Hillcrest
5th Place – Angela milojkovic of Palm Desert
6th Place – Ximena Romero of Villa Park
7th Place – Symone Jewell of Northgate
8th Place – Olivia Rodriguez of Centennial Corona


Title Match: Alex Perez def. Kinsey Konrad, 9-4.

1st Place – Alex Perez of La Costa Canyon
2nd Place – Kinsey Konrad of Redondo Union
3rd Place – Eva Garcia of Newport Harbor
4th Place – Citlali Contreras of Palm Desert
5th Place – Victoria Talamantes of Hillcrest
6th Place – Angela Salazar of Santa Ana
7th Place – Ariel Penaloza of Cypress
8th Place – Bianca R. Macias of Schurr


Title Match: Isabella Sosa pinned Diana Duarte at 3:46.

1st Place – Isabella Sosa of Schurr
2nd Place – Diana Duarte of San Marcos
3rd Place – Cesia Torres of Santiago
4th Place – Sabrina Scott of Ventura
5th Place – Jordan Puluti of Cypress
6th Place – Larri Jeter of Mayfair
7th Place – Chloe Navarrete of Granite Hills
8th Place – Sierra Green of Burroughs


Title Match: Lorelei Hartman pinned Savannah Etheridge at 3:15.

1st Place – Lorelei Hartman of Santa Ana
2nd Place – Savannah Etheridge of Sultana
3rd Place – Ashley Wafer of Lakewood
4th Place – Keiry Mazariegos of Birmingham Charter
5th Place – Keye Osede of Cypress
6th Place – Esper Sanchez Kinney of Lakewood
7th Place – Elisa Najera of Olympian
8th Place – La`Lomie Deramus of Hillcrest