The Cal State Bakersfield wrestling team fell in in close matches to a pair of of top-25-ranked teams in a tri-dual meet Friday at the Icardo Center.
No. 25 Pitt beat CSUB 21-18 in the afternoon with No. 18 Wisconsin coming out on top in the evening, 22-18
Tenth-ranked 197-pounder Matt Williams defeated Wisconsin’s 16th-ranked Hunter Ritter in the marquee matchup of the night.
Lorenzo De Le Riva, CSUB 17th-ranked 165-pounder, lost 7-1 to 12th-ranked Evan Wick of Wisconsin.
CSUB women fall to San Jose State
Cal State Bakersfield fell to San Jose State, 67-57, in a non-conference women’s basketball game on Friday night in San Jose.
The Roadrunners trailed 26-10 after one period of play but battled back and trailed 54-50 with five minutes left before the Spartans pulled away.
Jazmine Bartee led CSUB (1-2) with 13 points while Jazmine Johnson had 12. Aja Williams had a team-high nine rebounds with Bartee grabbing eight.
CSUB will play No.9-ranked Stanford in Palo Alto on Sunday.
Haynes places third for CSUB at UNLV Invitational
Jayssie Haynes led the CSUB women at the UNLV Invitational in Las Vegas with a third-place finish Friday in the 400 IM.
Haynes, a sophomore, swam a personal best of 4:24.20, just .02 off the CSUB record.