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NWCA/InterMat Division I Team, Individual Preseason Rankings

Ranked On: 10/19/2006
Ranked By: UL

USA Today/InterMat/NWCA Preseason Division I Coaches Poll
Rank Team (First) Record Points NCAA Finish
1. Minnesota (12) 20-1 480 2
2. Oklahoma State 16-2 468 1
3. Missouri 13-4-1 441 15
4. Oklahoma 10-6-1 432 3
5. Iowa 11-7 431 4
6. Iowa State 11-7 426 13
7. Michigan 16-2 415 7
8. Penn State 13-4 400 t9
9. Cornell 10-4 390 5
10. Northwestern 10-5 358 13
11. Hofstra 11-8-1 347 11
12. Central Mich. 13-4 335 26
13. Edinboro 12-0 326 8
14. Penn 11-5 324 12
15. Ohio State 3-13 319 45
16. Illinois 9-2-1 290 25
17. Michigan State 7-10 283 t18
18. Nebraska 12-5 279 16
19. Indiana 11-6 251 t18
20. Cal Poly 10-7 249 23
21. Lehigh 13-5-1 241 t9
22. Harvard 5-9-1 226 t31
23. Arizona State 14-7 216 6
24. West Virginia 6-6 210 27
25. Pittsburgh 4-9 128 35
Others receiving votes: Northern Iowa, Rider, Wisconsin

InterMat/NWCA/NWMA Division I Pre-Season Individual Rankings
October 19, 2006
NOTE: NO TRUE FRESHMEN LISTED


125 pounds
1. Sam Hazewinkel, Sr. Oklahoma
2. Troy Nickerson, So. Cornell
3. Nick Simmons, Sr. Michigan State
4. Chad Mendes, Jr. Cal Poly
5. Tanner Gardner, Jr. Stanford
6. Paul Donahoe, So. Nebraska
7. Obe Blanc, Jr. Lock Haven
8. Mike Sees, Jr. Bloomsburg
9. Luke Smith, Jr. Central Michigan
10. Pat Castillo, Jr. Northern Illinois
11. Mark McKnight, Jr. Penn State
12. Mark Moos, Sr. Michigan
13. Javier Maldonado, Sr. UT-Chattanooga
14. Gabe Flores, So. Illinois
15. Chad Sportelli, Sr. Kent State
16. Tim Kephart, Sr. Missouri
17. Collin Cudd, Jr. Wisconsin
18. Christian Staylor, Sr. Old Dominion
19. Travis Lang/Jayson Ness, So./Fr. Minnesota
20. Dave Tomasette, Jr. Hofstra

133 pounds
1. Matt Valenti, Sr. Penn
2. Mack Reiter, Jr. Minnesota
3. Tyler McCormick, Jr. Missouri
4. Matt Keller, Sr. UT-Chattanooga
5. Coleman Scott, Jr. Oklahoma State
6. Darrell Vasquez, Sr. Cal Poly
7. Evan Sola, Sr. North Carolina
8. Jake Strayer, So. Penn State
9. Rob Preston, Sr. Harvard
10. Drew Headlee, Jr. Pittsburgh
11. Mark Budd, Sr. Buffalo
12. Patrick Aleksanyan/Mike Rowe, So./Fr. Nebraska
13. Joe Baker, So. Navy
14. Andrae Hernandez, So. Indiana
15. Adam Frey, Fr. Cornell
16. Nick Gallick, Fr. Iowa State
17. Zach Tannelli, So. Wisconsin
18. T.J. Enright/Reece Humphrey, Jr./So. Ohio State
19. Sean Clair, So. Eastern Michigan
20. Eric Albright, So. Virginia

141 pounds
1. Ryan Lang, Jr. Northwestern
2. Andy Simmons, Sr. Michigan State
3. Brandon Rader, So. West Virginia
4. Alex Tsirtsis, Jr. Iowa
5. Nathan Morgan, Jr. Oklahoma State
6. Jeff Jaggers, So. Ohio State
7. Don Fisch, Jr. Rider
8. C.J. Ettelson, Jr. Northern Iowa
9. Max Meltzer, Jr. Harvard
10. Manuel Rivera, Jr. Minnesota
11. Derek Moore, Sr. UC-Davis
12. Cassio Pero, Sr. Illinois
13. Michael Keefe, Sr. UT-Chattanooga
14. Charles Griffin, Jr. Hofstra
15. Dave Roberts, Sr. Cal Poly
16. Dominick Moyer, Sr. Nebraska
17. Matt Ciasulli, Sr. Lehigh
18. Keith Dickey, Sr. Cornell
19. Cesar Grajales, So. Penn
20. Mitch Mueller, Fr. Iowa State

149 pounds
1. Dustin Schlatter, So. Minnesota
2. Matt Storniolo, Sr. Oklahoma
3. Gregor Gillespie, So. Edinboro
4. Matt Dragon, So. Penn
5. Tyler Turner, Sr. Wisconsin
6. Josh Churella, Jr. Michigan
7. John Cox, Sr. Navy
8. David Jauregui, So. West Virginia
9. Trevor Chinn, So. Lehigh
10. Robert Sanders, So. Nebraska
11. Aaron Martin, Sr. UT-Chattanooga
12. Troy Tirapelle, So. Illinois
13. Jordan Leen, So. Cornell
14. Matt Coughlin, Fr. Indiana
15. Joey Ecklof, So. Pittsburgh
16. Mike Grimes, Sr. Northern Illinois
17. Jason Knipp/Aron Scott/Cyler Sanderson, Jr./Jr./Fr. Iowa State
18. Morgan Atkinson, Jr. Cal State-Fullerton
19. Jason Johnstone/Lance Palmer So./Fr. Ohio State
20. Mike Kessler, So. Rider

157 pounds
1. Brian Stith, Sr. Arizona State
2. Trent Paulson, Sr. Iowa State
3. Brandon Becker, Jr. Indiana
4. Matt Kocher, Jr. Pittsburgh
5. Andrew Flanagan, So. Harvard
6. C.P. Schlatter, Jr. Minnesota
7. Mike Poeta, So. Illinois
8. Travis Piccard, Sr. The Citadel
9. Tyler Sherfey, Jr. Boise State
10. Michael Chandler, Jr. Missouri
11. Nathan Galloway, Sr. Penn State
12. James Strouse, Sr. Hofstra
13. Chris Oliver, So. Nebraska
14. Chris Vondruska, Sr. Ohio State
15. Ryan Hluschak, Jr. Drexel
16. Seth Martin, Sr. Lock Haven
17. Matt Hill, Sr. Edinboro
18. Kurt Gross, Jr. Kent State
19. Will Rowe, Jr. Oklahoma
20. Jake Yost, Sr. UT-Chattanooga

165 pounds
1. Johny Hendricks, Sr. Oklahoma State
2. Mark Perry, Jr. Iowa
3. Mike Patrovich, Sr. Hofstra
4. Deonte Penn, Sr. Edinboro
5. Travis Paulson, Sr. Iowa State
6. Eric Tannenbaum, Jr. Michigan
7. Nick Baima, Sr. Northern Iowa
8. Matt Pell, Sr. Missouri
9. Pat Pitsch, Jr. Arizona State
10. Johnny Galloway, Jr. Northern Illinois
11. Larry Hall, Jr. West Virginia
12. Marc Harwood, Jr. Nebraska
13. Steve Anceravage, Jr. Cornell
14. Max Dean, Jr. Indiana
15. Jarrod King, So. Oklahoma
16. Dan Bedoy, Jr. Purdue
17. Jake Donar, Jr. Wisconsin
18. Rocky Cozart, Fr. Michigan State
19. Trevor Stewart, So. Central Michigan
20. Mitch Kuhlman, Jr. Minnesota

174 pounds
1. Ben Askren, Sr. Missouri
2. Matt Herrington, Sr. Penn
3. James Yonushonis, Sr. Penn State
4. Matt Palmer, Sr. Columbia
5. Ken Cook, Sr. UC-Davis
6. Brandon Mason, So. Oklahoma State
7. Ken Robertson, Sr. Eastern Illinois
8. David Helfrich, Sr. Lehigh
9. Kurt Brenner, Jr. West Virginia
10. Steve Luke, So. Michigan
11. Eric Ring, Sr. Edinboro
12. Gabe Dretsch, Jr. Minnesota
13. Blake Maurer, Jr. Ohio State
14. Donny Reynolds, Sr. Illinois
15. Brandon Sinnott, Jr. Central Michigan
16. David Bertolino/Grant Turner, Jr./Sr. Iowa State
17. Josh Weitzel/Shane Seibert, Sr./Sr. Oklahoma
18. Chad Beatty/Eric Luedke, Fr./Sr. Iowa
19. Aaron Miller, Sr. Kent State
20. Jeremy Larson, Sr. Oregon State

184 pounds
1. Jake Herbert, Jr. Northwestern
2. Roger Kish, Jr. Minnesota
3. Alex Clemsen, Sr. Edinboro
4. Raymond Jordan, So. Missouri
5. Joe Rovelli, Jr. Hofstra
6. Vince Jones, So. Nebraska
7. Christian Sinnott, Jr. Central Michigan
8. Tyrel Todd, So. Michigan
9. Steve Borja, Sr. Virginia Tech
10. Jake Varner, Fr. Iowa State
11. Louis Caputo, So. Harvard
12. Rocco Caponi, So. Virginia
13. Alex Picazo/Mike Pucillo, Sr./Fr. Ohio State
14. Joe Williams, Jr. Michigan State
15. Greg Gifford, Sr. Arizona State
16. Brent Parkey, Jr. Oklahoma State
17. Matt Wetterling, Jr. North Dakota State
18. Jeremy Colbert, Jr. N.C. State
19. Josh Haines, So. Maryland
20. Chance Litton, So. West Virginia

197 pounds
1. Phil Davis, Jr. Penn State
2. Jerry Rinaldi, Sr. Cornell
3. Josh Glenn, Jr. American
4. Joel Flaggert, Jr. Oklahoma
5. J.D. Bergman, Jr. Ohio State
6. Chris Weidman, Sr. Hofstra
7. Wynn Michalak, Jr. Central Michigan
8. Kurt Backes, Sr. Iowa State
9. Nathan Moore, Sr. Purdue
10. Dallas Herbst, Jr. Wisconsin
11. Hudson Taylor, Fr. Maryland
12. Max Askren, Fr. Missouri
13. Matt Montiero, Sr. Cal Poly
14. Mike Tamillow, Jr. Northwestern
15. Ryan Goodman, So. N.C. State
16. David Dashiell, Sr. North Carolina
17. Jared Villers, Jr. West Virginia
18. Matt Koz, Jr. UT-Chattanooga
19. Jon Oplinger, Jr. Drexel
20. T.J. Morrison, Jr. Rider

285 pounds
1. Cole Konrad, Sr. Minnesota
2. Bode Ogunwole, Sr. Harvard
3. Kirk Nail, Jr. Ohio State
4. Spencer Nadolsky, Sr. North Carolina
5. Dustin Fox, Jr. Northwestern
6. Matt Fields, Jr. Iowa
7. Ty Watterson, Sr. Oregon State
8. Payam Zarrinpour, Sr. Sacred Heart
9. Adam LoPiccolo, Jr. American
10. Reece Hopkin, Jr. Northern Colorado
11. Rashard Goff, Jr. Cleveland State
12. Andy Patrick, Jr. Boise State
13. Jared Rosholt, Fr. Oklahoma State
14. Jon May, So. Nebraska
15. Bubba Gritter, Jr. Central Michigan
16. Paul Weibel, Sr. Lehigh
17. Israel Silva, Sr. UT-Chattanooga
18. Joe Sapp, Sr. Northern Illinois
19. Mike Spaid, Jr. Bloomsburg
20. Jainor Palma, Sr. N.C. State