McGee and Early Earn Spots on VaSID All-State Second Team
By ODU Athletics
FERRUM, Va. – Michael McGee (125) and Larry Early (157) earned spots on the VaSID All-State Second Team as announced by the organization Wednesday afternoon.
McGee, who was one of 16 true freshman that qualified for the NCAA Tournament finished the 2017-2018 season with a 30-12 record. The Illinois product came up short of the podium at the NCAA Championship. Most recently, McGee was named the 2018 MAC Freshman of the Year after capturing the 125-pound MAC Championship in early March.
Joining McGee, redshirt sophomore Larry Early qualified for the NCAA Tournament at 157 pounds. The Illinois native compiled a 31-13 record, although coming up short of the podium in Cleveland. Early finished in fourth at the MAC Championships. This is the first time Early has made an appearance on a VaSID All-State Team.
For full VaSID Release, click here.
Major Award Winners
Wrestler of the Year: Jared Haught, Virginia Tech
Rookie of the Year: Hunter Bolen, Virginia Tech
Coach of the Year: Tony Robie
125 - Louie Hayes, Virginia
133 - Dennis Gustafson, Virginia Tech
141 - Brent Moore, Virginia Tech
149 - Ryan Blees, Virginia Tech
157 - Chad Simmons, Apprentice
165 - David McFadden, Virginia Tech
174 - Hunter Bolen, Virginia Tech
184 - Zack Zavatsky, Virginia Tech
197 - Jared Haught, Virginia Tech
285 - Matthew Voss, George Mason
125 - Colton Messick, Apprentice
125 - Michael McGee, Old Dominion
133 - Jack Mueller, Virginia
141 - Zach Bylykbashi, Washington & Lee
149 - Sam Krivus, Virginia
157 - B.C. LaPrade, Virginia Tech
157 - Larry Early, Old Dominion
165 - Andrew Tolbert, Ferrum
174 - Brandon Lefore, Washington & Lee
184 - Wes Sorey, Apprentice
197 - Ross Graham, Apprentice
285 - Andrew Dunn, Virginia Tech
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