Stanford Competes at California Collegiate Wrestling Invite
Feb. 6, 2005
San Francisco, Calif. - While Stanford wrestling was taking on the Arizona State Sun Devils at Burnham Pavilion, the rest of the team traveled to San Francisco to participate in the California Collegiate Wrestling Invite, hosted at San Francisco State. Nine wrestlers traveled north, with Brian Perry (165) and Brennan Corbett (174) both taking second place in their weight class. There were sixteen teams from nine colleges present, with Stanford scoring 43.5 team points to take eighth place.
At 165 pounds, Brian Perry won his first match with a 15-0 technical fall of Matt McInnis from Lassen College. He then won a 5-2 decision over Peter Jenson from the Colorado School of Mines. Perry fell in a hotly contested final against Southern Oregon's Jimmy Girochowsky, 8-7.
Brennan Corbett won a team-high three matches on the day, taking second place at 174 pounds. He opened with a pair of decisions over Bakersfield's Scott Spratt and Menlo's Michael Jeffrey. He then recorded a pin against Southern Oregon's James Mannebach in only 37 seconds to reach the finals. Chris Gifford of Fresno State won the match 7-4, however.
Chris Hayworth (0-2):
Lost to Roberto Vargas (CSUB) 5-0; lost to Matt Schumm (CSUB) 8-3.
Luis Vendrell (1-2):
Def. Eric Fitzpatrick (SFSU) by pin at 1:30; lost to Anthony Baza (CSUB) 9-7; lost to Jimmy Olrey (S. Ore) 6-1.
Brian Perry (2-1), 2nd Place:
Def. Matt McInnis (Lassen) by technical fall 15-0; def. Peter Jenson (CSM) 5-2; lost to Jimmy Girochowsky (S. Ore) 8-7.
Ray Blake (1-2):
Lost to Shane Seibert (CSUF) 5-0; def. Eric Sorenson (Menlo) by technical fall 18-2; lost to Peter Jenson (CSM) by default.
Brennan Corbett (3-1), 2nd Place:
Def. Scott Spratt (CSUB) 4-0; def. Michael Jeffrey (Menlo) 7-0; def. James Mannebach (S. Ore) by pin at 0:37; lost to Chris Gifford (CSUF) 7-4.
Miguel Matta (0-2):
Lost to Josh Fitzgerald (S. Ore) 8-0; lost to Zac Cornett (CSM) 20-7.
Mark Egesdal (0-2):
Lost to Elliot Kelly (UCD) 7-5; lost to Brandon Ceremello (CSUB) 5-3.
Phil Doerner (2-2):
Def. Mike Calderon (Lassen) 10-2; lost to Mariano Sanchez (Menlo) 12-4; def. Michael Hughes (Menlo) 10-9; lost to Sandeep Singh (CSUF) 5-0.
Larry Ozowara (0-2):
Lost to D.C. Hazen (CSM) 8-5; lost to Ryan Bergman (CSUB) 6-2.