Lowell JV Wrestlers Shine at Half Moon Bay

Lowell wrestlers showing off the medals won at the Peninsula JV Invitational

Lowell wrestlers showing off the medals won at the Peninsula JV Invitational

The Lowell JV wrestlers competed at the Peninsula Invitational JV wrestling tournament this past Friday, Dec. 2.

15 Lowell wrestlers competed. It was the first wrestling competition ever for eleven of those fifteen who before this school year had probably never seen a wrestling mat in their lives.

Lowell put on a very strong performance finishing 5th place out of 23 mostly CCS schools. That placement was anchored by eight Lowell wrestlers placing including one 1st place, one 2nd place, and two 3rd place finishes

Placing for Lowell were:

1st – Jonah Nascimento (soph) 132 lbs
2nd – Jacob Goldstein (junior) 132 lbs
3rd – Giovani Thai (soph) 120 lbs & Slavik Gevorkyan (soph) 132 lbs
4th – Michael Ryaboy (frosh) 138 lbs
5th – Bryant Nguyen (senior) 220 lbs
7th – Jalen Ng (soph) 138 lbs and Ali Shaikh (soph) 145 lbs

This was the first wrestling competition ever for Slavik, Michael, Bryant, and Ali.