Stevens has been selected to defend their Centennial Conference wrestling title in the 2018 preseason coaches' poll.
The Ducks earned the top spot with seven first-place votes, which is the maximum they could have earned, for a total of 49 points. Ursinus received the other first-place vote for 40 points to outdistance Gettysburg (34) and Merchant Marine (33) for the 2nd-place spot. Washington & Lee finsished with 28 points to round-out the top five.
Teams get underway Friday, November 3rd.
Preseason Coaches Poll
Returning 1st Team All-Conference Wrestlers
Chris Tan, Ursinus, Sr, 125, Robbinsville, N.J. / Robbinsville
Troy Stanich, Stevens, Soph, 133, Roxbury, N.J. / Roxbury *
A.J. Kowal, Stevens, Sr, 197, Cincinnati, Ohio / Princeton
Paul Triandafilou, Gettysburg, Jr, 285, Derwood, Md. / Georgetown Prep
Returning Honorable Mention All-Conference Wrestlers
Zach Bylykbashi, Washington and Lee, Jr, 133, Southington, Conn. / Southington
Colin Devlin, Gettysburg, Soph, 141, Dresher, Pa. / Upper Dublin
Zach Wilhelm, Stevens, Sr, 149, Tuckerton, N.J. / Southern Regional
Thomas Poklikhua, Stevens, Jr, 157, West Creek, N.J. / Pinelands Regional
Joe Scott, Washington and Lee, Soph, 165, Efland, N.C. / Orange
Dan Ebert, Gettysburg, Jr, 174, Fairfield, Conn. / Fairfield Warde
Cody Richmond, Ursinus, Sr, 184, Barto, Pa. / Boyertown Area
Blake Bunce, Merchant Marine, Jr, 197, Trophy Club, Texas / Byron Nelson
Matt Kaminer, Washington and Lee, Sr, 285, Hewlett, N.Y. / George W. Hewlett
*2017 Centennial Conference Rookie of the Year