BAKERSFIELD, Calif.—CSU Bakersfield travels to Stanford on Sunday as the Roadrunners enter the Pac-12 Championships.
Session I begins at 10:30 a.m. with Session II getting underway at 4 p.m. The championship session is set for 6 p.m. and will be televised on the Pac-12 Networks and well as being streamed on Pac12.com.
This is the 30th consecutive year in which CSU Bakersfield will be entered in the Pac-12 Tournament. CSUB has won the tournament twice (1996, 1999), finished second five times (1990-91, 1994, 1997, 2007), and finished third five times (1992-93, 1995, 2009, 2016).
Coleman Hammond is a two-time returning placewinner for the Roadrunners. He has finished fourth at 149 pounds in each of the past two seasons for CSUB. In the current Pac-12 rankings, Hammond is the top ranked ‘Runner as he is second at 149.
Lorenzo De La Riva is third at 165 in the Pac-12 standings. At 18-10, he is ranked in seven national polls with a high of 17th in three of those polls. Russell Rohlfing is ranked third in the Pac-12 poll at 141 pounds. The team leader in victories (23), Rohlfing is in four national polls this week with a best of 19th in the Amateur Wrestling News poll.