The Baldwin Wallace University Men's Basketball and Wrestling Teams Are Ranked in Preseason Polls
BEREA, OHIO —The Baldwin Wallace University men's basketball and wrestling teams will enter the 2004-2005 season nationally-ranked.
The Yellow Jacket men's basketball team, 18-8 overall a year ago, returns all five starters, their top nine players and had a soid recruiting class. They are ranked 16th in the D3hoops.com InterNet Web Site preseason poll. Please click here for the entire poll.
The Yellow Jacket wrestling team, third at last year's Ohio Athletic Conference Championships, returns a solid corps of veterans, including three grapplers who advanced to the OAC Championship match in their respective weight class. They are ranked 25th in the Division III Brute - Adidas National Wrestling Coaches Association preseason poll. Please click here for the entire poll.
The BW wrestling team opens its season on Saturday, November 13 when it travels cross-town to compete at the annual Case Western Reserve University Quad Meet at 12:00 noon.
The BW men's basketball team opens its season on Friday and Saturday, November 19-20 at the Gettysburg (Pa.) College Tournament when they play Mary Washington (Va.) College at 6:00 p.m. Mary Washington is listed in the "Others Receiving Votes" in the D3hoops.com poll.
FOR MORE BW SPORTS INFORMATION, please call Sports Information Director Kevin Ruple by telephone at 440-826-2327, FAX him at 440-826-2329 or e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.