Brenton Visnoski of Edison and Alex Anunciation of Marina capped successful postseasons Saturday by medaling at the CIF State Wrestling Championships in Bakersfield.
Visnoski earned a sixth-place standing at 145 pounds and Anunciation placed fifth at 130.
Visnoski (6-3 record) lost a close 3-0 match in the third round to eventual division champion Jake Elliott of Oakmont. The senior won by decision (6-0) over Bryant Heagney of Poway, technical (16-0) over Jonathon Gomez of Madera South, major (12-2) over Nate Vincent of Dublan and by decision over Jorge Barajas (3-1) of St. Francis, Brandon Sotomayor (6-4) of Centennial and Keaton Subjeck (3-2) of Oak Ridge.
He is the first Edison wrestler since 2007 to place at the State meet.
A four-year varsity letterman, Visnoski is a two-time Sunset League champion, a four-time CIF qualifier (one title, two runner-up finishes) and three-time CIF Masters qualifier. His record this year was 45-8. His four-year varsity record is 158-27.