Eight Beavers Ranked in InterMat's Preseason Rankings
CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State wrestling team is ranked No. 24 in InterMat's 2021-22 preseason poll, which was released Thursday.
The Beavers concluded the 2020-21 season with a second-place finish at the Pac-12 Championships. Oregon State claimed two individual titles at the Pac-12 Championships on Feb. 28 in Grant Willits (141) and Devan Turner (133). The Beavers also qualified six wrestlers for the 2021 NCAA Wrestling Championships to mark the 38th time in program history that six or more wrestlers have qualified.
Oregon State is also represented in eight weights with Willits clocking in at No. 10 at 141 pounds and Turner following at No. 13 at 133. Additionally, redshirt junior Hunter Willits and transfer Tanner Harvey landed inside the top-20 in their respective weight classes.
The Beavers are one of two Pac-12 schools ranked in the initial poll with No. 8 Arizona State being the other.
The full set of rankings from InterMat can be found here.
Oregon State Individual Rankings:
125: Brandon Kaylor – No. 33
133: Devan Turner – No. 13
141: Grant Willits – No. 10
149: Cory Crooks – No. 25
157: Hunter Willits – No. 15
184: Tanner Harvey – No. 16
197: JJ Dixon – No. 27
HWT: Gary Traub – No. 24
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