This past weekend Clovis high school hosted the Zinkin Classic which brought in some of the tougher teams in the California. For future Hawkeye Justin Mejia that meant facing off against the #20 ranked David Campbell of Mission Oak.
For fans of the California Interscholastic Federation, they know that the Campbell-Mejia meeting is a rematch from the 2015 state finals where Mejia was able to capture his second state title 1-0 over Campbell. Below is the video from this weekend’s Zinkin Classic 120 pound finals between the two nationally ranked wrestlers (video courtesy of the Mejia family YouTube).
120 – Justin Mejia (13-0) placed 1st and scored 31.50 team points.
Champ. Round 1 – Justin Mejia (Clovis) 13-0 received a bye () (Bye)
Champ. Round 2 – Justin Mejia (Clovis) 13-0 won by fall over Harry Bruno (Cardinal Newman) 4-3 (Fall 2:18)
Champ. Round 3 – Justin Mejia (Clovis) 13-0 won by major decision over Jimmy Costa (Madera) 12-5 (MD 12-0)
Quarterfinal – Justin Mejia (Clovis) 13-0 won by tech fall over Ryley Boutain (Benicia) 11-5 (TF-1.5 6:00 (16-1))
Semifinal – Justin Mejia (Clovis) 13-0 won by major decision over Jacob Seto (Elk Grove) 9-2 (MD 14-2)
1st Place Match – Justin Mejia (Clovis) 13-0 won by decision over David Campbell (Mission Oak) 6-1 (Dec 6-2)