Lowell Defeats Balboa 51-18

PJ O’Leary getting his first varsity pin

Sanchez O’Leary getting a 54 second pin

Lowell took 11 of its 30 wrestlers to Balboa for its third dual meet of the season and emerged 51-18 victors.

There were eight matches wrestled with Lowell winning six…five of those by pin. 2nd year sophomore Jonah Nascimento started things off with a third period pin at 132lbs. 3rd year junior, Sanchez O’Leary, got a pin in just 54 seconds at 138lbs. 1st year frosh, Paul “PJ” O’Leary, filling in for our injured 145lb starter and wrestling in his first varsity match ever secured a 3rd period pin. And 1st year senior, Bryant Nguyen also got a 3rd period pin at 220lbs.
We also wrestled two JV matches both of which Lowell won by pin. The first was by PJ O’Leary at 138lbs and the second by 1st year sophomore, Maxwell Song.

With today’s win, Lowell’s section record is 3-0. Next up for Lowell will be three tournaments this Saturday with the varsity boys traveling to Clayton Valley for their invitational; the girls traveling to Tokay HS in Lodi for a very tough Sac-Joaquin, North Coast, and Central section-stacked tournament; and the JV traveling to Albany HS for their JV invitational. 29 of Lowell’s 30 wrestlers will be competing this Saturday.