STOCKTON — Brawley Union High's David Villagran finished eighth in the CIF state wrestling championships in Stockton.
Villagran posted a 4-3 record competing at 114 pounds. Wildcat teammate Michael Soza went 2-2 at 105 pounds.
Villagran opened the tournament by decisioning Mitchell Conley of Cupertino 12-1. He followed with a 6-0 loss to Logan Ingram of Buchanan. Villagran then shut out Justin Owens of Monterey 13-0.
Villagran decisioned Brian Wantanabe of Vintage 4-0, defeated Sammy Saunders of Northview 8-4, lost to Chad Mendes of Hanford 12-3 and fell to Adam Boeger of Natomas 8-0.
Soza defeated Jonathan McLowe of James Logan in his first match 6-4. He then lost to Brian Osuna of Calvary Chapel 1-0. Soza followed with a pin of Juan Alvarado of Canoga Park at the 2:38 mark and a 3-1 loss to Chris Jaworski of St. Francis.