SANTA ANA, Calif. – The No. 7 ranked Santa Ana College wrestling team challenged No. 3 Mt. San Antonio in Wednesday night's conference dual.
Santa Ana put up a good fight and took a 18-15 lead after seven bouts. But the Dons failed to win any of the last three, resulting in a 30-18 loss.
Mata gave Santa Ana its first four points, defeating Nicholas Weissinger 14-0 at 133 lbs. Kaveh followed that with a dominating performance to put up six points with a fall in the second round of the 141 lb match. Two matches later, Benjamin Navarrete scored another four points for the Dons as he handled his opponent with a 14-4 victory in the 157 lb class and Serrano recorded the last win for SAC with a 12-4 win at 174 lbs.
The Dons fall to 1-2 in the SCWA Southwest standings and are set to host No. 14 Rio Hondo College in their last home dual of the season on Wednesday, November 6th at 7:30 p.m.