By THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN
FRESNO -- Jose Mendoza and Adam Fierro each finished second to highlight a solid showing Sunday in the Roadrunner Open at Selland Arena.
CSUB finished tied for fourth in the event.
Mendoza advanced to the finals of the 133-pound weight class where he lost to Ryan Mango, a wrestler from Stanford, who competed unattached, by a score of 7-6. Mango took Mendoza down with 18 seconds remaining to go up 7-5, Mendoza quickly escaped, but couldn't get a takedown in the final 10 seconds to win.
Fierro, who is redshirting in 2013-14, made it to the finals of his third open tournament of the year.
Fierro, improved to 12-0 on the year as he faced off against Jim Wilson of Stanford (unattached) for first place.
Wilson handed Fierro his first loss as the Stanford competitor defeated Fierro 5-3.
Other CSUB wrestlers that placed: Reuben Franklin (3rd, 197 pounds), Bryce Hammond (4th,174), Sammy Cervantes (4th, heavyweight), Coleman Hammond (5th, 149), Timmy Box (6th,141), and David Meza (6th, 165).