Christian Staylor Ranked No. 18 in 125 Weight Class by The Wrestling Mall
By ODU Athletics
Oct. 5, 2004
MINNEAPOLIS, MN -Redshirt sophomore Christian Staylor (Chesapeake, VA), a recent transfer from the Arizona State wrestling team, is ranked 18th in the nation in the 125-weight class, by The Wrestling Mall, who released their preseason team and individual rankings Monday. Staylor is the only Monarch to have a preseason ranking.
Christian Staylor was selected as a wildcard for the NCAA Tournament last year, as a redshirt freshman, with the Sun Devils after compiling a 26-14 overall record and registering four falls, four technical falls and seven major decisions. He also had a 14-5 duals record.
During his time with the Arizona State, Staylor was ranked in the top eight by Amateur Wrestling News and made the Amateur Wrestling News Third Team All-American. Christian Staylor's older brother, Jody, is a former Monarch wrestling standout, becoming a two-time CAA Tournament champion (126-pounds), two-time NCAA Tournament qualifier and being named the 1994 CAA Wrestler of the Year.