Glendora’s Sachs, Walnut’s Montanez, Falcon, Meza & Macias, Colony’s Hernandez & Gonzalez Claim CIF Southern Division Individual Titles

Feb 11 2024 02:39:40

CIF-SS Southern Division Individuals:

Not a bad start to her career.

In just three years as a wrestler, Glendora’s Sam Sachs is a three-time CIF-SS champion.

The GHS junior went 5-0 with five pins.

The shortest being 13 seconds, and the longest was Nordhoff’s Jayleen Garrett, who lasted 1:04 in her semifinal showdown with Sachs.

Walnut’s Sienna Montanez went 5-0, including four pins.

Montanez defeated Zitali Morales, 1-0, in the 100-pound title bout.

Walnut senior Anaya Falcon pinned her way to a 105-pound championship.

Falcon stuck Tesoro’s Maggie Cornish at 3:19 in their title match.

Deandra Mesa (Walnut) claimed a 110-pound title, with two pins and three decision victories.

Colony’s Aubrey Hernandez (120) had a memorable weekend.

The Titans junior tallied two pins, two decision victories and one via injury.

But she saved her bast for last, defeating top-seeded Eliana Garcia, 2-1, of Walnut in the finals.

Walnut’ Jasmine Macias pinned her way to a 130-pound championship.

Four of Macias’ five pins came in under one minute.

Colony’s Renice Gonzalez secured the 135-pound title with four pins and a tech fall.

In the title bout, Gonzalez stuck top-seeded Isabella Sermana in 1:38.

Team Points:
1-Corona (289.5)
2-Walnut (220)
3-Colony (150.5)
4-San Clemente (141)
5-Orange Vista (114)
6-Cerritos (113.5)
7-Westminster (109)
8-Cypress (108)
9-Centennial Corona (91)
10-Santiago Corona (90)

Top-8 Advance to CIF-SS Masters Meet:


Title Match: Sienna Montanez def. Zitlali Morales, 1-0.

1st Place – Sienna Montanez of Walnut
2nd Place – Zitlali Morales of Tustin
3rd Place – Lizzy Bravo of Centennial Corona
4th Place – Delany Nguyen of Westminster
5th Place – Maressa Mcgowan of Eleanor Roosevelt
6th Place – Abigail Alvarado of Diamond Bar
7th Place – Ashley Lam of Santiago Corona
8th Place – Lucia Barandaran-Bybee of San Clemente


Title Match: Anaya Falcon pinned Maggie Cornish at 3:19.

1st Place – Anaya Falcon of Walnut
2nd Place – Maggie Cornish of Tesoro
3rd Place – Anna Pham of Westminster
4th Place – Alice Gomez of Corona Senior
5th Place – Leilah Patel of Tustin
6th Place – Belen Melendez of Santiago Corona
7th Place – Kayla Pablo of Cypress
8th Place – Stella Lopez of Cerritos


Title Match: Deandra Meza def. Sophia Cornish, 3-1.

1st Place – Deandra Meza of Walnut
2nd Place – Sophia Cornish of Tesoro
3rd Place – Bk Martinez of Ayala
4th Place – Giada Tanahara of Martin Luther King
5th Place – Sarah Pineda of Orange Vista
6th Place – Jennifer Flores of Lutheran Orange
7th Place – Itzel Herrera of Corona Senior
8th Place – Olivia Daza of Diamond Bar


Title Match: Kylie Golz def. Ashlie Pineda, 18-2.

1st Place – Kylie Golz of Trabuco Hills
2nd Place – Ashlie Pineda of Orange Vista
3rd Place – Mackenzie Mendenhall of Corona Senior
4th Place – Caylee Reyes of Walnut
5th Place – Serena Shen of Rowland
6th Place – Ciara Hawkins of Centennial Corona
7th Place – Alison Cano of San Clemente
8th Place – Cristina Orozco of Valencia Placentia


Title Match: Aubrey Hernandez def. Eliana Garcia, 2-1.

1st Place – Aubrey Hernandez of Colony
2nd Place – Eliana Garcia of Walnut
3rd Place – Kylie Martinez of Corona Senior
4th Place – Faith Jernigan of Cerritos
5th Place – Carmen Rosales of Tustin
6th Place – Abby Mendoza of Tahquitz
7th Place – Brooke Pina of Capistrano Valley
8th Place – Sophia Garcia of Lutheran Orange


Title Match: Samantha Sachs pinned Kristen Dizon at 0:44.

1st Place – Samantha Sachs of Glendora
2nd Place – Kristen Dizon of Corona Senior
3rd Place – Alex Gallardo of Capistrano Valley
4th Place – Cyra Barandaran-Bybee of San Clemente
5th Place – Jayleen Garrett of Nordhoff
6th Place – Isabella Dipippo of Trabuco Hills
7th Place – Alexa Alicante of Cerritos
8th Place – Beyonce Mondragon of El Toro


Title Match: Jasmine Macias pinned Jocelyn Ortiz at 0:46.

1st Place – Jasmine Macias of Walnut
2nd Place – Jocelyn Ortiz of Corona
3rd Place – Valerie Godina of Westminster
4th Place – Natalie Lopez of Perris
5th Place – Abigail Cordero of Cerritos
6th Place – Yolanda Li of Diamond Bar
7th Place – Hailey Ryan of San Clemente
8th Place – Sydney De Sena of Capistrano Valley


Title Match: Renice Gonzalez pinned Isabella Sermana at 1:38.

1st Place – Renice Gonzalez of Colony
2nd Place – Isabella Sermaña of Cerritos
3rd Place – Jestinah Solomua of Corona Senior
4th Place – Melia Marquez of Walnut
5th Place – Izzy Cruz of El Toro
6th Place – Eliana Trevino of Aliso Niguel
7th Place – Lillany Marquez of Segerstrom
8th Place – Brook Carlson of Tustin


Title Match: Marie Pearson def. Mia Hernandez, 8-7.

1st Place – Marie Pearson of Mission Viejo
2nd Place – Mia Hernadez of Channel Islands
3rd Place – Jaidyn Clinton of Colony
4th Place – Lilly Bartlett of Corona Senior
5th Place – Kayla Vasquez of Centennial Corona
6th Place – Jasmine Gonzolez of Westminster
7th Place – Daisy Sandoval of Aliso Niguel
8th Place – Ariel Avila of Perris


Title Match: Berlyn Davis def. Samantha Arce, 2-0.

1st Place – Berlyn Davis of San Clemente
2nd Place – Samantha Arce of Mater Dei
3rd Place – Khendra Hernandez of Centennial Corona
4th Place – Josephine Rettich of Dana Hills
5th Place – Taylor Bell of Corona Senior
6th Place – Jeszika Spraglin of Cypress
7th Place – Jaslyn Martinez of Alta Loma
8th Place – Ashley Toldeo of Santiago Corona


Title Match: Desiree Herrera def. Layla Lorenzo, 10-4.

1st Place – Desiree Herrera of Orange Vista
2nd Place – Layla Lorenzo of Mater Dei
3rd Place – Angel Castro of Corona Senior
4th Place – Isabella Reyna of Eleanor Roosevelt
5th Place – Brianna Rodriguez of San Clemente
6th Place – Brianna Rodriguez of San Jacinto
7th Place – Richelle Rorick of Kennedy
8th Place – Alyiah Sandoval of Segerstrom


Title Match: Alexandra Uata def. Alyssa Guzman, 5-4.

1st Place – Alexandra Uata of Corona Senior
2nd Place – Alyssa Guzman of Orange Vista
3rd Place – Siana Valentine of Liberty
4th Place – Ariel Penaloza of Cypress
5th Place – Aaliah Enriquez of John Glenn
6th Place – Tati Chavarin of Ayala
7th Place – Olivia Marker of Santiago Corona
8th Place – Olivia Infante of Eleanor Roosevelt


Title Match: Kasandra Villareal def. Andrea Ramirez, 3-2.

1st Place – Kasandra Villarreal of Santiago Corona
2nd Place – Andrea Ramirez of Valencia Placentia
3rd Place – Brianna Macias of Colony
4th Place – Alessandra Granados of Garden Grove
5th Place – Emily Rimkus of Nordhoff
6th Place – Scarlet Strike of El Toro
7th Place – Felizai Solomua of Corona Senior
8th Place – Evelyn Love of Valley View


Title Match: Keye Osede def. Anna Bozanic by disqualification.

1st Place – Keye Osede of Cypress
2nd Place – Anna Bozanic of Liberty
3rd Place – Kaleiyah Davis of Colony
4th Place – Jasmin Taulanga of Corona Senior
5th Place – Kaiena Cardenas of Santa Paula
6th Place – McKenzi Mullen of Garden Grove
7th Place – Gaby Cervantes of Bonita
8th Place – Beatriz Avellaneda of Segerstrom