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McGee and Early Earn Spots on VaSID All-State Second Team

April 04, 2018
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

First Team

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                                                               

Second Team
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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