WRS: DP’s Cox goes 2-2 at State Championships

Dos Pueblos wrestler Cameron Cox went 2-2 at the CIF State Wrestling Championships in Bakersfield on Friday night.

Competing at 132 pounds, Cox, DP’s first state qualifier in five years, was pinned by Zach Ruybal of Sacramento’s Del Oro in the first round. He bounced back and blanked Max Stevens of Oakdale 8-0 and then pinned Adrian Gomez of De La Salle in 4:40.

Cox was eliminated from the tournament on a 5-4 decision against Dante Preciado of Olympian High in San Diego.

Cox won two Channel League titles and a CIF championship in his DP career.