Heavyweight Jarod Pitassi put the finishing touch on the Modesto Junior College wrestling team's 25-21 victory over visiting Delta on Wednesday.
Pitassi defeated Ivan Ramirez 7-0 in the Big 8 Conference meet.
Other key victories came from Kevin Machado (149), who beat Avery Allen 12-3, and Buddy Shaw (157), who pinned James Myles in 1 minute, 44 seconds.
Modesto (5-4, 3-2 Big 8), ranked fifth in the state, plays host to No. 2 Sierra on Nov. 9 in its final home meet of the season.
FRESNO 3, MERCED 1, at Merced -- The Rams (13-4, 9-1 CVC) continued their dominance in the Central Valley Conference with a 28-30, 30-18, 30-24, 30-14 win over the Blue Devils.
Nicole Blades and Kristen Kronberg had 12 kills to lead Merced (7-12, 4-6 CVC), which became the first team to win a set off Fresno in the Rams' last three matches. Taft was the last team to do it, when it beat the Rams 3-1 on Oct. 15.
STANISLAUS CEREMONY, at Turlock -- Cal State Stanislaus and City of Turlock officials will break ground for the student recreation complex on Monday at 2 p.m. The ceremony will be near the existing soccer field.
The 24-acre complex, including a sports field, is scheduled to open in the fall of 2008. Visit WarriorAthletics.com.