NWCA Releases Final NCAA Women’s Rankings

MANHEIM, PA – The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) announced their final set of NCAA Women’s Wrestling Coaches Rankings leading into the NCWWC National Championships on March 4-5. The individual rankings will serve as the seeds for the national tournament.

King University remains on top of the poll, with McKendree University coming in second. King earns 120 points and is ranked first in the poll, with 13 individuals ranked. McKendree has the most ranked individuals with 14 and is second with 113 points. Both King and McKendree have three individuals ranked No. 1. Simon Fraser University has two of their eight individuals ranked No. 1 as they are ranked third with 90 points. North Central College has ten individuals ranked as the Cardinals earned 59 points and are ranked fourth. Colorado Mesa University rounds out the top five with 41 points, and seven individuals ranked.

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NWCA 2021-22 NCAA Women’s Poll

MANHEIM, PA – The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) announced their January NCAA Women’s Wrestling Coaches tournament rankings and their second dual rankings. King University remains on top of both polls, with McKendree University coming in second.

King stays atop the dual meet poll after winning the NWCA National Duals title over McKendree, who is ranked second. Third-place finisher North Central College is ranked third, followed by Colorado Mesa University at fourth, and Tiffin University at fifth.

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NWCA Releases NCAA Women’s Team Dual Rankings Prior to National Duals

MANHEIM, PA — The first National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Dual Meet rankings of the season have been released. King University sits atop the poll, with two-time defending NWCA Duals National Champion McKendreeUniversity ranked second.

Simon Fraser comes in third behind King and McKendree. King owns a 1-0 record on the season, while McKendree and Simon Fraser have yet to wrestle a dual. North Central College is ranked fourth with a 9-0 dual record, while Colorado Mesa University rounds out the top five with a 4-0 mark.

Augsburg College is 1-0 and ranked sixth, while Tiffin University’s 8-2 record has the Dragons ranked seventh. Presbyterian College and Gannon University are both 1-0 and ranked eighth and ninth, respectively. Schreiner University rounds out the top 10 with a 4-2 record.

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NWCA 2021-22 NCAA Women’s Poll

MANHEIM, PA – The National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) announced their December set of NCAA Women’s Wrestling Coaches Rankings. The top five remained the same, and King University remained top.

King has extended the gap between the top two teams, the Tornado and McKendree, as the Tornado have 102 points in the latest poll to McKendree’s 85. North Central College comes in third with 71 points while Simon Fraser University is fourth at 63 points. Colorado Mesa University and Augsburg College are tied for the fifth spot with 48 points.

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NWCA 2021-22 NCAA Women’s Poll

MANHEIM, PA – Following the first month of competition, the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) released their NCAA Women’s Regular Coaches Poll #1, and the top five saw a shakeup. King University moved to the top spot over two-time defending national champion McKendree University while North Central College jumped into the top five.

King and McKendree are still the top two teams in the poll, with the Tornado taking over the top spot with 101 points while McKendree has 94 points. Each school has 13 individuals ranked while North Central is the only other institution with at least ten individuals ranked at 12 as they jumped from seventh to tied for third in the latest poll with 70 points.

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NWCA 2021-22 Preseason NCAA Women’s Poll

MANHEIM, Pa. – With the start of 2021-22 women’s wrestling season nearing, the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) released their NCAA Women’s Wrestling Preseason Coaches Poll.

Defending national champion McKendree University sits atop the poll with 108 points while 2021 runner-up King University is ranked second. McKendree has 15 individuals ranked, including five ranked atop their respective weight classes. King is the only other team to reach double figures with ten individuals ranked.

Augsburg College (third), Simon Fraser University (fourth), and Emmanuel College (fifth) round out the top five of the rankings. Simon Fraser did not compete in 2020-21 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but returns to the top five with five individuals ranked.

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NWCA Releases NCAA Women’s Final Poll of the Season; NCWWC Preseeds

Manheim, PA – On Friday, The NWCA released their final NCAA Women’s rankings which will serve as preseeds for the NCWWC tournament set for March 5-6 at Tiffin University. McKendree remains in the top spot closely followed by second-place King. Each school is coming off NCWWC Regional tournament titles, McKendree in the Southwest Regional and King in the Southeast Regional. Entering the team rankings this week is New Jersey City University at #15 while Lakeland University drops out of the top 15.

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