2019 January Events

Here is a list of the events taking place in January. All events not listing what city they are taking place in are in SoCal locations. If you are holding or know of an event taking place in Southern California (or elsewhere but of significant impact to SoCal wrestler-girls) that is not listed here or in the Calendar page, please let us know via the Contact Us form so that I can correct the oversight if it fits the criteria.

SoCal WrestlerGirl now uses Google Calendar for posting events, it is a more versatile option for the site’s needs … Read more

Latest LACS Rankings For January 20, 2019

Could be last if Strike Continues into Postseason

The Los Angeles City Section has released its latest rankings. A special thanks to Coach Jean-Antione Ramirez for sharing these. If you would like to download a copy click here.

I wish I could tell you when to expect the next installment but it’s a real possibility that, if the strike that is affecting LAUSD goes on into the postseason, this could be the last ranking for the 2018-2019 season.

A Coach’s Perspective

Normally, this is where I would put the ranking list, but the current situation in the LACS is … Read more

JB (Unofficial) Southern Section Rankings for January 16, 2019


Coach Jon Briggs of Paloma Valley High School in conjunction with the California Girls Wrestling Podcast has released the second edition of their rankings for the Southern Section. I will refer to them as the JB (unofficial) Southern Section rankings from this point forward

The original PDFs contain a ton of interesting information for the data-obsessed fan. You can find links those files below:

I have limited myself to posting the ranked wrestlers’ names (changing the order to first name, last name) and schools. One thing I have added is their previous … Read more

Points of Interest for the 2019 Southern Section Postseason

CIF Southern Section has released its 2018-2019 girls wrestling preview. The preview contains the guidelines for the regional qualifiers and the section championships, among other things. Here are some points of interest for the 2019 Southern Section postseason.

  • League placement will not determine qualifiers to the CIF-SS Regional Qualifying Tournament, CIF Southern Section Championship, or for the State Championships
  • There will not be a Dual Match Girls Wrestling Championship.
  • Each School can only enter one wrestler per weight class
  • There are five regional varsity qualifying sites this year.
  • The Top 6 placers at each site qualify for the Girls
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Finally! (Unofficial) Southern Section Rankings for January 5, 2019

Finally someone decided to take on the daunting and thankless task of doing rankings for the Southern Section, even if it is at an unofficial capacity. The rankings were put together by Coach Jon Briggs of Paloma Valley High School in conjunction with the California Girls Wrestling Podcast.

The original list contains a ton of interesting information for the data obsessed fan. I have limited myself to posting the ranked wrestlers’ names and schools.

As usual, there may be disagreements as to who belongs where and who has been left out but that’s the fun part of ranking lists … Read more

Grand View University Adds Women’s Wrestling

Grand View University, in Des Moines, Iowa, has announced its intention to add women’s wrestling as a varsity sport for the 2019-2020 season.

Grand View University Vikings

Grand View is a private liberal arts university affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The school offers over 40 undergraduate programs and four master degree programs. Its pre-professional programs include medicine, law, pharmacy and physical therapy. Its 50-acre campus has an academic staff of 90 and a co-ed student body of around 2,000.

We are very excited that we are going to add women’s wrestling as the 26th varsity sport at Grand View

Troy
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