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2019-2020 Ferrum Preview


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Team: Ferrum College
Head Coach: Nate Yetzer
Years at School as Head Coach: 6
Career Record at Current School: 54-22
Assistant Coaches: Ryan Riggs (Assoc Head Coach), Logan Meister, Blake Rosenbaum, Collin Saunders


2018-2019 Dual Meet Record: 12-2

2019 NCAA Qualifiers:
133- Levi Englman (1st Regional, 7th NCAA)
141- Mario Vasquez (2nd Regional, 8th NCAA)
174- Blake Rosenbaum (1st Regional, DNP NCAA)

Returning NCAA Qualifiers: Englman, Vasquez

Top Returning Starters:
125- Jalen White (4th Regionals ’19)
133- Levi Englman (1st Regionals, 7th NCAA)
141- Mario Vasquez (2nd Regionals, 8th NCAA)
149- Austin Smith (6th Regionals ’19, 3rd Regionals ’17)
197- Braden Homsey (8th Regionals)

Top Incoming Wrestlers:
125- JD McMillin (VA State Champ)
133- Oleg Johnson (VA SQ)
141-Hayden Funck (PA RQ)
157- Justin Guy (NC 2nd)
157- Elijah Martin (NC 3rd, 2x NC State Placer)
157- Gallilee Kissell (VA Prep 1st, Rd12 Prep Nationals)
157- Caleb Davis (VA 4x State Placer)
165- Trey Passmore (VA 3rd)
165- Luke Nees (VA 4th)
174- Jacob Grady (VA 3rd)
174- TJ Quelet (MD Prep 3rd, Rd12 Prep Nationals)
184- Montay Wimbush (Averett University Transfer, 1-2 @ Regionals ’19)
184- Collin Ponton (VA State Placer)
197- Ethan Fragoso (WA 2x State Placer)
197- Cullen Nash-Cleek (VA 3x State Placer)
285- George Mitchell (VA 3rd)
285- Austin Thornton (TX State Placer)

Season Outlook:
Lots of new faces will be in the lineup to replace six seniors from last year, though both of Ferrum’s All-Americans return. The freshman class is large and accomplished. The first four weights will be among the best in the country.