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Bruin wrestlers win again

The Bear River wrestling team (13-8, 3-2) extended its dual meet win streak to 10 matches Thursday, beating West Campus 53-21 at the Bear River gym. With the JV winning 48-3 (12-10, 4-1), their combined home record now stands at 9-0.

” We showed a lot of depth tonight,” said coach Rob Nebeker. “Our light weights are really tough.”

Bear River scored five pins including their first three matches and a technical fall enroute to the win. John Kammerer came away with a 6-4 overtime win in what was likely the night’s most exciting match.



The Bruins’ last league meet is at Mesa Verde next Thursday.

Bear River results:




103 Addy Gemignani, won by pin

112 Derek Julian, won by pin

119 Brady Lazalier, won by pin

125 Matthew Belnap, lost by pin

130 Johnny Lascoe, won by technical fall 16-0

135 Glen Wheeler, won by forfeit

140 Joe Perno, lost 10-8

145 John Kammerer, won 6-4 OT

152 Joe Sciacca, won by pin

160 Garrett Bentley, won 7-0

171 Heath Bentley, won by pin

189 Gary Schmidt, lost by pin

215 Jordan Beaver, won by forfeit

HVY Chase Duncan, lost by pin

Girls basketball

Bear River 57, Oakmont 32

The Bear River girls basketball team turned in another solid performance Thursday, beating Pioneer Valley League Oakmont 57-32 on the Vikings home floor.

“We played well defensively. The game was pretty much out of reach by the second half”, said coach Jeff Bickmore.

Karli Kephardt led Bear River with 20 points, five assists, and five steals. Julie Fry grabbed four steals to go with her 13 points and Lauren Jurich scored seven points, matching her seven rebounds.

Bear River (14-4, 6-0) plays next at Lincoln Tuesday.

Junior Varsity

Nevada Union 62, Granite Bay 26

Freshman Maria Givoca led the team with 14 points while Shanna Stefani and Lauren Wardell chipped in eight and nine points, respectively. They improved to 6-11 overall, 4-2 in the conference.

The Miners’ freshmen team lost 48-44.


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