FINAL NCWA WOMEN’S RANKINGS RELEASED! SEEDING TO BE RELEASED MONDAY 3/7/22
The final NCWA Women's Rankings have been released. Although these rankings are not the official seeds, they do provide a good estimate as to where your favorite wrestler might land in the bracket! Seeds will be released along with a LIVE draw for the Conference Chairmen on Sunday March 6, 2022.
The rankings only include those that qualified for the NCWA National tournament. This year ~453 men and close to ~93 women will head to Allen, Texas to battle for All-American honors. This requires a top-8 placement in the Men's Division and top-4 placement in the Women's Division.
Current #1 ranked wrestlers in the Women's Division are as follows:
101 - Hermelinda Mendoza (So, Ottawa University - Arizona, 6-2, WCC Champion)
109 - Sara Gayton (Fr, Ottawa University - Arizona, 10-8, WCC Champion)
116 - Kira Emma (Sr, University of Texas at Arlington, 3-2, SWC Champion, 2x NCWA All-American at 116)
123 - Erin (Aragon) Mosley (Sr, The Apprentice School, 7-1, MAC Champion, 2019 NCWA National Runner-up at 123)
130 - Serenity Thomas (So, University of Toledo, 5-2, GLC Champion, 2020 NCWA National Runner-up at 130)
136 - Grace Miller (So, Grays Harbor College, 15-7, NWC Champion, 2020 NCWA National Champion at 143)
143 - Jocelyn Fierro (Fr, Grays Harbor College, 24-12, NWC Champion)
155 - Avery Ackerman (So, Big Bend CC, 13-9, NWC Champion)
170 - Veronica Palmer (So, Ottawa University - Arizona, 10-5, WCC Champion)
191 - Sarah Sams (So, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 6-0, NEC Champion)
235 - Trinity Robinson (Fr, Ottawa University - Arizona, 9-2, WCC Champion)
For a full listing of the top ranked wrestlers in the country, click HERE.
The team rankings (top-10) are currently as follows: 1. Big Bend CC (63), 2. Ottawa - Arizona (60), 3. Grays Harbor (43), 4. Grand Canyon (17), 5. Liberty (14), 6. M.I.T. (13), 7. Texas - Arlington (12), 8. Western Washington (11), 9. Toledo (10), 10. Northeastern and Texas (tied, 9).
The 25th NCWA National Championship tournament begins on March 10, 2022 at the Allen Event Center in Allen, TX and runs to March 12, 2022 where the finals will be contested on an elevated stage once again! We hope to see you in Allen!