Mecate and Curling are crowned CAA champs; Richardson also earns NCAA automatic bid
The 2013 CAA Wrestling Championship will be held on March 9, in Boston, Mass.
The CAA received 19 automatic bids; six Monarchs in final coaches's panel rankings
Rob Deutsch is currently nationally ranked for the first time in his college career
Jerome Robinson and Chris Mecate are currently nationally ranked by all five media outlets
action pix from the match
Career Record: 42-35
2012-13: Finished season with a 26-14 record... Went 11-7 in dual meets and recorded a 7-3 record in CAA dual action... Began the season by claiming first place at the Clarion Open... Placed second at the Brute Open and the Franklin & Marshall Open... Finished the season with a fourth-place finish at the CAA Tournament... Recorded a big win in the dual against Virginia, upending NCAA Qualifier Mike Salopek 3-1.
2011-12: Redshirted and finished the season with a record of 5-3 wrestling unattached... Placed third at the National Collegiate Open... Recorded one major decision on the year.
2010-11: Defeated two NCAA Qualifiers... Finished the year with a 10-19 record.
Prep: Three-time city champion... Two-time district and sectional champ... Two-time state runner-up... Earned a fourth place finish at the NHSCA Championships in 2010... Ranked in the top-20 nationally by USA Wrestling Magazine... School record 146 career wins... Four-year letterwinner in football and three-year letterwinner in football.
Off the Mat: Born May 22, 1991... Son of David and Linda Henderson... Three sisters, Amanda, Melanie and Kendra... Majoring in exercise science.
Jacob Henderson's Wins over NCAA Qualifiers:
2/13/11 - Caylor Williams (UNC Greensboro)
1/8/11 - Lee Helbig (Wyoming)
1/27/13- Donald McNeil (Rider)
2/10/13- Mike Salopek (Virginia)