Fountain Valley hosts prestigious wresting tournament this weekend

High School Roundup

January 15, 2014|By Mike Sciacca

One of the top prep wrestling tournaments of the season unfolds Friday with the start of the Five Counties Invitational at Fountain Valley High. The two-day, annual event continues Saturday and culminates with championship finals in each weight class division.

Ninety-six teams are entered in this year's 64-man, double-elimination tournament. In addition to host Fountain Valley, teams competing at this year's invitational are: Marina, Also Niguel, Arbor View (Nevada), Artesia, Nyala, Beaumont, Beck man, Bishop Aleman, Bishop Amat, Brawley, Buchanan, Buena Park, California, Camarillo, Capistrano Valley, Carson, Carter, Corona Centennial, Channel Island, Chino Hills, Coronado (Colorado), Crespi, Cypress, Damien, Dana Hills, Desert Mirage, Diamond Bar, Downey, Durham, Eleanor Roosevelt, El Cajon, El Camino Real, El Modena, Foothill, Great Oak, Holtville, Imperial, Julian, Kingsburg, Laguna Hills, Las Vegas (Nevada), Westminster La Quinta, Long Beach Poly, Newbury Park, Northview, Norwalk, Mater Dei, Mira Costa, Mission Viejo, Montebello, Mt. Carmel, Norwalk, Northview, Oak Hills, Palisades, Palm Desert, Palo Verde (Nevada), Peninsula, Porterville, Redlands, Redlands East Valley, Rim Of the World, Royal, San Clemente, San Dimas, Santa Ana, Santa Fe, Santa Margarita, Corona Santiago, Selma, Servite, Sonora, South High, Sunny Hills, Torrance, Tustin, University, Upland, Trabuco Hills, Valencia, Victor Valley, Villa Park, Vista Murrieta, Wasco, Western, Westminster, Yorba Linda.


Below is the tournament schedule. All times are approximate.



Championship Round 1: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Championship Round 2: 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Consolation Round 2 only: 4:30-6 p.m.

Championship Round 3, and Consolation Round 3: 6:30-8 p.m.

Consolation Round 4: 8-9 p.m.



Championship/Quarterfinals: 9-10:45 a.m.

Consolation Round 5: 9-10:45 a.m.

Consolation Round 6: 10:45 a.m.-noon

Championship/Semifinals: Noon-2 p.m.

Consolation Round 7: Noon-2 p.m.

Consolation Semifinals: 2-3 p.m.

Medal Round (3rd-4th/5th-6th/7th-8th): 3-4 p.m.

Gym clearance (finals setup): 4-5 p.m.

Finals and awards: 5:30-7 p.m.


Girls' Soccer

Fountain Valley improved to 2-0 in Sunset League play Tuesday by defeating visiting Huntington Beach, 3-1. Kasey Reeve scored twice, Hannah Daye once and Allison Marlow had 10 saves for the Barons, ranked 10th in CIF Southern Section Division 1.

Emelee Jacobs scored for the Oilers (1-1).

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