Warriors Fall Just Short at Geneseo
December 14, 2012Sterling High School
The SHS Wrestling team watched a 23-6 lead slip away in a 40-31 loss at Geneseo Thursday. The Golden Warriors are now 2-1 in NIB-12 West duals this season.
After dropping the first match of the duel at 182, the Warriors ripped off five straight wins with Josh Villarreal (195), Will Canales (220), Curtis Lilly (285), Jaden Urrutia (106), and Issac Anderson doing the damage. Villarreal and Lilly won by fall, Urrutia and Anderson by Major decision, and Canales by decision.
Sterling won just two matches the rest of the way with Austin Olalde (132, 9-1) and Byant Lilly (160, 10-1) recording victories.
SHS trailed by three (34-31) heading into the final match, but Geneseo won by fall to secure the win.
Next Up: The Golden Warriors (3-9, 2-1) travel to Freeport for a dual Friday, December 21.