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Larry Early #25 Coaches' Poll #12 RPI Rank
Larry Early #25 Coaches' Poll #12 RPI Rank
Rick Voight

Five Monarchs Highlighted in Second Wrestling Coaches' Panel Ranking; Six Tabbed in RPI Rankings

February 09, 2018
By ODU Athletics

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Old Dominion wrestling team has five student-athletes featured in the February coaches’ poll and six featured in the first set of RPI Rankings. Michael McGee (125), Caleb Richardson (133), Alex Madrigal (141), Larry Early (157), and Seldon Wright (174) are all among the wrestlers in the coaches’ poll. McGee, Madrigal, Kenan Carter (149), Early, Wright, and Antonio Agee (184) are on the RPI list.

Full Coaches’ Poll Ranking and RPI Ranking attached.

There will be two more rankings leading up to the NCAA Division I Championships on March 15-17 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

For full NCAA Release click HERE.

Michael McGee checks in on both the coaches’ poll and the RPI ranking at 125-pounds. The true freshman sits at 22nd in the country in the coaches’ poll and 15th in the RPI ranking. The Illinois native has a 22-8 record and has defeated two nationally ranked wrestlers this season.

At 133, Caleb Richardson remains in the same spot as his January coaches’ poll ranking at 33rd. He is not featured in the RPI ranking.

Jumping up two spots since January, Alex Madrigal checks in at 21st in the coaches’ poll ranking and 14th in the RPI ranking. The 141-pounder has a 16-6 record this season after missing nearly a month due to shoulder injury.

At 149, Kenan Carter takes the 26th spot in February’s RPI ranking. 

Also featured in both the coaches’ poll and the RPI ranking, Larry Early checks in at 25th in the coaches’ poll and 12th in the RPI rankings. The sophomore has the best RPI rank out of all the Monarchs with a 23-8 record this season.

At 174, Seldon Wright falls four spots since the January coaches’ poll from 23rd to 27th. The junior has compiled a 20-8 record and is 27th in the RPI rankings.

Sophomore Antonio Agee enters the RPI rankings at 31st. Agee has a 16-11 record this season and has wrestled three nationally ranked wrestlers in this last seven matches.

Monarchs in the Coaches’ Poll Rankings
125 - #22 Michael McGee
133 - #33 Caleb Richardson
141 - #21 Alex Madrigal
157 - #25 Larry Early
174 - #24 Seldon Wright

Monarchs in the RPI Rankings
125 - #15 Michael McGee
141 - #14 Alex Madrigal
149 - #26 Kenan Carter
157 - #12 Larry Early
174 - #27 Seldon Wright
184 - #31 Antonio Agee