Garces Memorial freshman Tye Monteiro became the first Ram to earn a medal at the CIF State boys wrestling championships. Monteiro won by fall in five consecutive matches in the 152-pound consolation bracket to earn eighth place at Mechanics Bank Arena over the weekend.
In the process, Monteiro, unseeded at state and ranked No. 23 in California, upset the No. 4, No. 7, No. 12 and No. 18 ranked wrestlers in the process.
Here are the five pins and then some from the incredible weekend for Monteiro.