CIF State Wrestling Day 1 update for Inland Valley wrestlers

The Inland Valley brought 8 wrestlers to the CIF State Championships.

Here’s a look at how they did:
Still alive: but needing to win their first match Saturday to clinch a top eight spot:

No. 6 Jon Solano, Los Osos (170). He won his first two, lost to the No. 5 wrestler, then won twice more in consolation. He faces No. 4 Bryan Salinas of Covina Northview in the first round of consolation. Salinas beat Solano 5-3 in CIF-SS Masters semifinals last week.

No 13 Garrick Gurney, Chino Hills (170). He won his first match, lost 6-4, then won twice in consolation. He will face No. 11 Harlan Kistler of Riverside King the CIF-SS Masters runner-up, in the next round of consolation.

Eliminated:
Alex Garcia, Rialto (106). 0-2
Daniel Romero, Montclair (126) 2-2
Justus Cervantes, Los Osos (132) 1-2
Brad Pearce, Alta Loma (145) 0-2
Nathan Rodriguez, Diamond Bar (182) 0-2
Kenny Clark, Carter (285) 2-2