Chargers own mat in bout with Royals

DP's Brandon Velazquez pins his San Marcos opponent in a 160 lb. matchup.

Dos Pueblos took care of San Marcos 53-12 on Thursday in the Channel League opener for both wrestling teams.

Esteban Flores won his matchup by pin in the first round for the Chargers in the 112 lb. division. Brandon Velazquez and Richard Stevens also won by pin for the Chargers.

Michael Orozco recorded six points with a pin in the 171-pound class for San Marcos.

Both Dos Pueblos and San Marcos are active this weekend and the Chargers also have a big league clash with Buena on Tuesday at home.

“The match with Buena is pretty important, this year I expect to give them a match,” said Chargers head coach Anthony Califano.


112 lb —Esteban Flores(DP) def. by pin Alec Nuno (SM)

130 lb — Harrison Solomon(DP) def. Andrew Pinnock(SM)

140 lb — Alejandro Gonzales(DP def. Blake Rogers(SM)

152 lb — Richard Stevens(DP) def. by pin William Hewes(SM)

160 lb — Brandon Velazquez(DP) def. by pin Francisco Ramirez(Sm)

171 lb — Michael Orozco(SM) def. by pin Anthony Lomeli(DP)

187 lb — Yaskin Solano(SM) def. by pin Lucas Roscon(DP)

215 lb — Rudy Cortes(DP) def. Edgar Montiel(SM)