Wrestling Fares Well at Cal Open
Nov. 17, 2001
Fullerton, CALIF. - Stanford travelled south to the Cal Open in Fullerton this weekend to compete in its first tournament of the 2001-02 season. The Cardinal claimed seven top-four finishes, including a second-place title.
Stanford's starter at 125 sophomore Nathan Peterson (Georgetown, IN/Floyd Central) was the top finisher for the Cardinal, claiming second place after going 3-1. Cardinal win-leader from last season junior Justin Walker (Otis Orchards, WA/East Valley) at 133 and freshman Matt Gentry (Grants Pass, OR/North Valley) at 149 tallied 4-1 and 5-1 records respectively to claim third place in their class. Four Cardinal wrestlers took fourth place finishes: Brendon Fox at 141, Garrett Johnston at 157, John Garfinkel at 165 and Harold Penson at 184.
For complete results of the Cal Open, please check the InterMat wrestling website at:http://www.intermatwrestle.com.