Stevens Tabbed to Repeat in 2018

Stevens Tabbed to Repeat in 2018

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

1- Stevens 49 points (7 first place votes)
2- Ursinus 40 (1)
3- Gettysburg 34
4- Merchant Marine 33
5- Washington & Lee 28
6- McDaniel 18
7- Johns Hopkins 15
8- Muhlenberg 7

 

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