14th annual Battle of the Belt brings top wrestlers to Temecula Valley High School

TEMECULA – The 14th annual 'Battle for the Belt' took place at Temecula Valley this past weekend, hosting wrestling powerhouses from all over the s...

January 20, 2023
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TEMECULA – The 14th annual 'Battle for the Belt' took place at Temecula Valley this past weekend, hosting wrestling powerhouses from all over the state. This tournament is one of the nation's premier wrestling tournaments, which is in its first year of not being headed up by the Hall of Fame duo Arnold Alpert and Lyndon Campbell. Alpert and Campbell transformed Temecula Valley into one of the most consistent and successful programs in the region.Under their reigns, the program claimed 36 CIF Southern Section titles, four CIF Southern Masters team titles and finished Top 8 at the CIF State meet six times.

JP Raineri