Brad Selby Finishes Ffith at Wrestling Pac-10 Championships
Feb. 26, 2001
Eugene, Ore. --
With the Pac-10 Championships one session from completion, Stanford is in ninth place. Sophomore Brad Selby went 3-1 to capture his 10th victory of the season, good for fifth place at 285 pounds. After a rough start in Session I, Stanford bounced back with three wrestlers making it to the fifth place bout. Levi Weikel-Magden and Harold Penson both walked away with sixth place in their weight class, while Selby defeated Portland State's Joe Johnson for fifth.
Stanford had a challenging season, losing two NCAA competitors and four Pac-10 place winners. The Cardinal finishes its season 4-9 overall, 0-6 in the Pac-10.
Pac-10 Championships (Stanford Results Only)
125: Nathan Peterson (0-2): lost to Shaun Williams (UO), 6-5, lost to Tommy Schurkamp (UCD), 5-3.
133: Justin Walker (0-2): lost to Nate Ybarra (CP), 5-4, Urijah Faber (UCD), 1-1 SV.
141: Levi Weikel-Magden (2-3): lost to Gabe Vigil (BSU), fall at 6:22, def. John Blalock (CSF), 9-2, def. Dallen Phillips (UCD), 5-2, lost to Andrew Gharst (CP), 8-0, lost to Casey Hunt (UO), fall at 3:48.
149: Brendon Fox (0-2): lost to Tony Overstake (UO), 13-5, Josh Spencer (CSF), 10-8.
157: Isaiah Camp (0-2): lost to Rocky Smart (ASU), fall at 2:24, lost to Eric Arbogast (PSU), 11-3.
165: John Garfinkel (0-2): lost to Burt Peirson (UCD), 12-5, Casey Eager (BSU), 2-1 SV.
174: Garrett Johnston (0-2): lost to Nathan Coy (OSU), 16-4, lost to Quinn Collett (PSU), 9-4.
184: Harold Penson (1-3): lost to R.D. Pursell (ASU), 3-2, def. Josh ready (CSF), 8-4, lost to Cash Edwards (BSU), 14-6, lost to Isaac Weber (OSU), 12-2.
197: Matt Twomey (0-2): lost to Chael Sonnen (UO), 15-0, lost to David Schenk (CP), tech. fall at 7:00.
285: Brad Selby (3-1, 5th Place): lost to Jason Cooley (OSU), 2-1, def. Dan Leahy (CP), 2-1 SV, def. John Devine (CSB), 10-3, def. Joe Johnson (PSU), 17-8.
Pac-10 Championships (Team Scores After Session III)
Place Score Name1 112.50 Arizona State2 106.50 Boise State3 102.50 Oregon State4 101.50 Oregon5 78.50 Cal Poly6 70.00 Cal State Bakersfield7 60.00 UC Davis8 48.50 Portland State9 19.00 Stanford10 15.50 Cal State Fullerton