The Maryland wrestling team is ranked No. 16 in Intermat’s 2013-2014 preseason rankings, the website announced Tuesday,
The Terrapins also had four wrestlers appear in the organizations’ individual rankings. The Terps are the second highest rated ACC squad.
Senior Jimmy Sheptock added to his preseason accolades with a No. 3 ranking at 184 pounds. Sheptock will face Intermat’s top man in his weight class, Penn State’s Ed Ruth, at the NWCA All-Star Classic in November,
Senior Christian Boley and Junior Spencer Myers slotted in at No. 8 at 197 and 285, respectively. Junior Geoffrey Alexander is No. 18 at 133 pounds.
The Terps officially begin their season with the Terrapins Duals on Nov. 3 in College Park.