North Central Tops Tournament Poll; Iowa Leads Dual Poll

MANHEIM, Pa. – The top six teams in the latest National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) NCAA Women’s Wrestling Coaches’ Poll remained the same. North Central College stays in the top spot, while the University of Iowa is second. King University is third, while McKendree University and Colorado Mesa University round out the top five.

North Central and Iowa each have 15 individuals ranked, with North Central accumulating 128 points while Iowa has 95. King stays at third as they are the third and final team, with at least ten individuals ranked with 12 to accumulate 88 points. McKendree amassed 43 points with nine ranked individuals ranked. Colorado Mesa and Simon Fraser University both have six individuals ranked and accounted for 43 and 31 points, respectively.

Sacred Heart University is seventh with 16 points and five ranked individuals, while Lock Haven University and Aurora University have three.

Lock Haven, ranked eighth with 15 points, edged out Aurora’s 14 points.

New Jersey City University rounds out the top 10 with two ranked individuals and 13 points.

For the first time in program history, Carthage College is ranked. It is tied for 22nd, and Natalie Majer is ranked 10th with 109 points.

The top 10 in the dual rankings stayed the same as Iowa remained atop the poll with a 16-0 record. North Central is second with a record of 13-1, while McKendree is third at 12-2. King is 8-2 and ranked fourth, while Sacred Heart rounds out the top five at 16-3.

Top Ranked Individuals

101 Emilie Gonzalez, Iowa
109 Kendra Ryan, North Central
116 Samara Chavez, King
123 Shelby Moore, McKendree
130 Victoria Baez-Dillone, King
136 Yele Aycock, North Central
143 Alara Boyd, North Central
155 Marlynne Deede, Iowa
170 Kylie Welker, Iowa
191 Brittyn Corbishley, North Central

The next poll is scheduled to come out prior to the NCWWC National Championships.

NCAA Women’s Team Rankings

Rk.InstitutionTotal Pts.Ind. RankedPrevious Rk.
1North Central128151
5Colorado Mesa4365
6Simon Fraser3166
7Sacred Heart165T7
8Lock Haven15310
10New Jersey City1329
T11William Jewell12211
15Northern Michigan83T15
18Uw-Stevens Point52T15
T20East Stroudsburg33T18

NCAA Women’s Dual Rankings

1 Iowa 16-0
2 North Central 13-1
3 McKendree 12-2
4 King 8-2
5 Sacred Heart 16-3
6 Presbyterian 8-6
7 Lindenwood 10-6
8 Simon Fraser 8-3
9 Colorado Mesa 11-5
10 Emmanuel 12-4

NCAA Women’s Individual Rankings


  1. Emilie Gonzalez Iowa
  2. Sterling Dias Iowa
  3. Jennesis Martinez Colorado Mesa
  4. Maddie Avila North Central
  5. Lizette Rodriguez Mckendree
  6. Jessica Corredor King
  7. Odelia Lopez Schreiner
  8. Avery Kibelbek King
  9. Olivia Klein East Stroudsburg
  10. Aaliyah Payne-Parris Sacred Heart


  1. Kendra Ryan North Central
  2. Ava Bayless Iowa
  3. Jaslynn Gallegos North Central
  4. Danielle Garcia King
  5. Kaelani Shufeldt Lock Haven
  6. Jenavi Alejandro Tiffin
  7. Isabella Morales Colorado Mesa
  8. Ivy Threatful Simon Fraser
  9. Alyssa Valdivia William Jewell
  10. Natalie Majer Carthage


  1. Samara Chavez King
  2. Sydney Petzinger North Central
  3. Brianna Gonzalez Iowa
  4. Felicity Taylor Iowa
  5. Melanie Mendoza King
  6. Izabella Frezzo New Jersey City
  7. Kiely Tobaldo Colorado Mesa
  8. Karissa Turnwall Emmanuel
  9. Julia Vidallon Mckendree
  10. Caitlyn Thorne Lindenwood


  1. Shelby Moore Mckendree
  2. Amani Jones North Central
  3. Virginia Foard King
  4. Montana Delawder King
  5. Asia Nguyen-Smith North Central
  6. Alexandra Fitzgerald Sacred Heart
  7. Victoria Seal Simon Fraser
  8. Alyssa Mahan Presbyterian
  9. Mia Macaluso East Stroudsburg
  10. Nicole Moore Mckendree


  1. Victoria Baez-Dilone King
  2. Cameron Guerin Mckendree
  3. Alexis Janiak Aurora
  4. Salome Walker North Central
  5. Marquesis Haintz Simon Fraser
  6. Kylie Rule Wartburg
  7. Jennifer Soto Mckendree
  8. Cassia Zammit Presbyterian
  9. Emily Frost Iowa
  10. Zoe Gress East Stroudsburg


  1. Yele Aycock North Central
  2. Jade Trolland Simon Fraser
  3. Audrey Diaz Pacific
  4. Holly Beaudoin Colorado Mesa
  5. Alex Szkotnicki Mckendree
  6. Claire Dicugno King
  7. Taylor Graveman North Central
  8. Amor Tuttle Uw-Stevens Point
  9. Tasha Markoutsis Aurora
  10. Lilly Luft Iowa


  1. Alara Boyd North Central
  2. Reese Larramendy Iowa
  3. Athena Wilden William Jewell
  4. Ella Schmit Iowa
  5. Grace Stem Lock Haven
  6. Viktorya Torres Mckendree
  7. Alyssa Caltagirone Northern Michigan
  8. Marisa Angelos Northern Michigan
  9. Madeline Kubicki Presbyterian
  10. Zoe Lints Elmira


  1. Marlynne Deede Iowa
  2. Chey Bowman King
  3. London Houston North Central
  4. Nina Makem Augsburg
  5. Dalia Garibay Colorado Mesa
  6. Tiera Jimerson North Central
  7. Noelle Gaffney Northern Michigan
  8. Madison Sandquist Sacred Heart
  9. Bella Mir Iowa
  10. Paige Maher Simon Fraser


  1. Kylie Welker Iowa
  2. Yelena Makoyed North Central
  3. Haley Ward Iowa
  4. Tristan Kelly Mckendree
  5. Tiffani Baublitz King
  6. Love Daley Sacred Heart
  7. Cara Broadus Sacred Heart
  8. Henlee Haynes Presbyterian
  9. Jade Herzer Uw-Stevens Point
  10. Stella Steigler Lock Haven


  1. Brittyn Corbishley North Central
  2. Traeh Haynes North Central
  3. Jaycee Foeller Iowa
  4. Jayleen Sekona Colorado Mesa
  5. Sandra Guerrero New Jersey City
  6. Alexa Garcia King
  7. Julia Richey Simon Fraser
  8. Alivia White Iowa
  9. Sydney Manos Aurora
  10. Ella Beam Presbyterian