Morningside ranked 19th in wrestling poll

February 7, 2018, in Athletics, Wrestling

Morningside is ranked 19th in the nation in latest NAIA Wrestling Coaches’ Top 20 Poll released on Feb. 7.

The Mustangs dropped one spot after they were ranked 18th in the previous poll. Morningside has a 5-5 record in duals, including a 5-2 mark in the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC).  

Morningside is one of four schools from the GPAC ranked in the NAIA Top 20. Aside from Morningside, Midland University is ranked 11th, Hastings College is 16th and Northwestern College is 17th.

The Mustangs have four wrestlers in the NAIA individual rankings. Keegan Hessler is ranked 12th at 125 lbs., Dusten Reed is ranked 20th at 133 lbs., Steven Garcia is ranked fourth at 149 lbs., and Logan Moore is ranked 11th at 184 lbs.

Click here for the complete NAIA wrestling Top 20.