LANCASTER — The Littlerock wrestling team defeated Antelope Valley 73-9 in a Golden League match at Antelope Valley High on Wednesday.

Littlerock remains in a tie for first place with Highland and Quartz Hill.

Littlerock’s Jordan Morales, a first-year wrestler, won on a second-period pin at 170 pounds, Destiny Diaz, bumped up to 126 pounds, also won on a pin and Arnold Gopete (152) won on a pin on a near-side cradle.

Antelope Valley failed to field a wrestler in at least four weight classes, while Littlerock only missed one weight class.

Littlerock will host Eastside on Wednesday.

Highland 72, Eastside 12

LANCASTER — The Highland wrestling team won a Golden League match at Eastside High on Wednesday, 72-12.

Highland’s Thomas Gearllach won on a pin at 182 pounds and Highland heavyweight Isaiah Vasquez also had a pin.

Highland remains undefeated and in a tie for first place with Littlerock and Quartz Hill.

All of the Bulldogs’ wins were on pins.

“I know there is still room to improve,” Highland coach Tim DeVestern said. “It wasn’t like a clean win. It wasn’t a win to be proud of.

“I know there still room to improve if we want to win the Golden League title and that is our goal this year, to win league.”

Highland will participate in the Newbury Park Tournament on Saturday and will host Antelope Valley in a Golden League match on Wednesday.

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