Anthony Box (R-Sr., Bakersfield, Calif., Bakersfield HS) opened the dual at 157 pounds with a technical fall over Vincente Aboyess, but Isaiah Jimenez closed the CSUB lead to 5-3 when he defeated Adam Fierro (Fr., Bakersfield, Calif., Bakersfield HS) 9-5.
Arman Ostadsharif gave the Gators a 6-5 lead upon the conclusion of the 174-pound bout when he defeated Jesus Ambriz (Fr., Vista, Calif., Rancho Buena Vista HS) 3-2. Zachariah Jimenez increased the Gators’ lead to 9-5 when defeated Ruben Franklin (Fr., Murrieta, Calif., Vista Murrieta HS) 7-6 at 184.
AC Brown (Fr., Oakdale, Calif., Oakdale HS) tied the dual when he posted a major decision (9-1) on Thomas Martin in the 197-pound bout. Otilio Gonzalez put San Francisco State back into the lead, 12-9, with a 10-4 victory against Frankie Hurtado (Fr., Bakersfield, Calif., Liberty HS) at heavyweight.
Miguel Comparan (R-Jr., Buena Park, Calif., Buena Park HS) tied the dual, 12-12, for CSUB with a 5-3 victory over Andrew Yu 5-3 in the 125-pound match.
Jose Mendoza (R-So., Selma, Calif., Selma HS) returned the lead to the Roadrunners (16-12) when posted a 10-2 victory against Julian Perez at 133. Daniel Flores cut the CSUB advantage to 16-15 when he earned a 5-2 decision over Justin Durham (R-Sr., Shingle Springs, Calif., Ponderosa HS) at 141 pounds.
Dylan Phillipy clinched the dual victory for the Gators when he posted a technical fall on Erik Martinez (R-Jr., San Jose, Calif., Bellarmine Prep) in the 149-pound bout.
The San Francisco State victory was the first for the Gators over CSU Bakersfield since 1974 (when San Francisco State handed the Roadrunners a 24-11 defeat), breaking a 34-dual winning streak for CSUB in the series.
San Francisco State 20, CSU Bakersfield 16
157-Box (CSUB) def. Aboytes by TF @7:00 (19-1); 165-I. Jimenez (SFS) def. Fierro, 9-5; 174-Ostadsharif (SFS) def. Ambriz 3-2; 184-Z. Jimenez (SFS) def. Franklin, 7-6.; 197-Brown (CSUB) def. Martin, 9-1; 285-Gonzalez (SFS) def.Hurtado 10-4; 125-Comparan (CSUB) def. Yu, 5-3; 133-Mendoza (CSUB) def. Perez, 10-2; 141-Flores (SFS) def. Durham, 5-2; 149-Phillipy (SFS) def. Martinez by TF @6:12 (16-0).