High School Sports

Nooksack Valley defeats Bellingham Public Schools 60-6

Bellingham Public Schools’s girls’ wrestling team was defeated by Nooksack Valley 60-6 on Wednesday, Jan. 14, at Squalicum High School.

Lizabeth Gonzalez (110), Vanessa Carranza (130) and Mika Markishtum (140) were all wrestlers who had good matches, Bellingham Public Schools’ coach Chantell Bertollini said in a phone interview.

“Lizabeth has improved consistently throughout the season and Vanessa has wrestled incredibly well,” Bertollini said. “Mika, one of our returning wrestlers, her matches are always intense.”

Bellingham Public Schools will wrestle next at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 17, in the Burlington-Edison Invite at Burlington-Edison.

Nooksack Valley 60, Bellingham Public Schools 6

100: Yazmin San Juan (NV) forfeit; 105: Maria Cazares (NV) forfeit; 110: Nicole Whittern pin. Lizabeth Gonzalez (BPS) 1:14; 115: Paula Cazares (NV) forfeit; 120: Emma Bruntil (NV) pin. Kenya Carranza 0:42; 125: Miana Ribang(NV) pin. Elizabeth Schjeleerup 3:41; 130: Delaney Cop (NV) pin. Vanessa Carranza 2:36; 135: Lynette Samano (NV) forfeit; 140: Fabiana Hernandez (NV) pin. Mika Markishtum 4:42; 145: Emily Parson (NV) forfeit; 155: double forfeit; 170: double forfeit; 190: double forfeit; 235: Jojo Willoughby (BPS) forfeit.