Three Newcomers Named to CAA Preseason All-Freshman Team

October 11, 2011
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Oct. 11, 2011

LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. - Pete Baldwin, Chris Mecate and Taylor Moeder received CAA preseason All-Freshman team accolades, the CAA announced Tuesday.

Moeder and Baldwin earned the honor at 133 pounds while Mecate was named at 149.

Baldwin went to Osceola High School in Florida, where he became the national high school leader in career pins and wins. He was also a two-time Florida State Champion.

Moeder went to Saint James Academy in Kansas and won three state championships.

Mecate, a native of California, won a state title as a senior and was a three-time state placer.

As a team, ODU is ranked sixth in the preseason poll with Eric Dunnet and Grant Chapman pulling in the highest preseason rankings at third at 133 and 285, respectively.